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Part ways with that last cigarette

If you knew smokers die 10 years earlier than non-smokers, would you stop lighting up?

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Not a Replacement

This year Kick Butts Day is focusing on a campaign, Not a Replacement Kick Butts Day was March 18, but the campaign is still going on. This campaign is directed toward teens because less than one-third (31%) of smokers start … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to Drop the Cigarette

In honor of Kick Butts Day this month (March 18), here are a few reasons as to why you should quit smoking: Smell Let’s face it, the smell of smoke on your clothes, breath and hair is not welcoming. Whether you … Continue reading

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Great American Spit Out

Guess what day it is? Great American Spit Out! Many of you have probably heard of Great American Smoke Out, which is similar. However, instead of quitting smoking tobacco for the day, the Great American Spit Out is a day … Continue reading

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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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