Tag Archives: lung cancer

Hanover Hospital wants you to find “Freedom From Smoking”

Still walking out into the cold to get that cigarette fix? Are people giving you a hard time about your smoking habit? It’s not too late to quit. Join Hanover Hospital Wellness and Education Center’s “Freedom From Smoking” series starting … Continue reading

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Drop the cigarette!

Eat Play Breathe York has released a public service announcement to encourage people to quit smoking.

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Wellness Wrap 8/23/13: Ending fad diets; Walk to prevent strokes; What beers cause emergency room visits?

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news and ways to get active. Share your thoughts and links in a comment or email emccracken@ydr.com. EDITOR’S NOTE: Due to a staff vacation, the next Wellness Wrap will … Continue reading

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York County family aims to fight lung cancer stigma at Free to Breathe 5K

Linda Combs was diagnosed with lung cancer in April 2009. Seven months later, she died.

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Wellness Wrap 8/2/13: Hot weather might cause hot tempers, Cancer redefined?, Australia battling obesity

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news and lists events that will help you stay fit during the weekend. Check back every Friday morning. Have an interesting health or fitness-related link or event to share? … Continue reading

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Five things you need to talk to your doctor about now

Going to the doctor’s office might not be your idea of a fun-filled afternoon, but it could be just what you need to learn more about living a healthier, happier life.

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2013 smoking study: Death from cigarette smoking on the rise among women

Women who smoke now die at a similar rate to male smokers, according to a study released in January by the New England Journal of Medicine.

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