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Air Pollution Is Worse Than Smoking

Nearly 95 percent of the world live in areas where pollution levels are higher than deemed safe by the World Health Organization (WHO).1 Fine particulate matter measuring less than 2.5 micrograms (PM2.5) is one indicator of outdoor air pollution. Concentrations exceed 10 micrograms per meters cubed (ug/m3) for 95 percent of the world and nearly… Read More »

12 Restaurant Foods with More Sugar Than a Candy Bar

Cheesecake Factory Barbeque Ranch Chicken Salad Alexander Prokopenko/Shutterstock “While salads may always seem like a healthy choice, this one racks up 59 grams of sugar,” says Julie Harrington, RD, a culinary dietitian in Morristown, New Jersey. “Added sugar sneaks in with the barbecue sauce. Typically, two tablespoons of barbecue sauce can add 16 grams of… Read More »

Teens who use ecigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don't

Teens who use e-cigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don’t, study says The Boston University School of Public Health study looked at data on 6,123 teens from 2013 to 2016 They found a clear link between smoking e-cigarettes and tobacco products By Reuters Published: 17:59 GMT, 1… Read More »