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CVS amps up health scene with abrupt cease of tobacco sales

CVS Caremark announced Wednesday the change of its name to CVS Health and the abrupt removal of all tobacco products from its shelves. The nation’s second-largest pharmacy store had previously announced it would stop selling tobacco products, but did so … Continue reading

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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 9/27/13: Weight Watchers in York; Burger King unveils healthier fries; President quits smoking

The weekly Wellness Wrap provides links to recent health and fitness news. Share your thoughts and links in a comment or email emccracken@ydr.com. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Health report card: An analysis … Continue reading

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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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