Cigs and HPV

I am on an anti-smoking jag lately, and this article I found online in, “Dentistry Today” gave me some more fuel for the fire. This is the gist of their article, “smoking makes a person three times more likely to be at risk for HPV, making it

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Second Hand Decay?

The British Medical Journal is reporting that, “infants exposed to secondhand smoke at 4-months-old seem more likely to develop caries by 3 years of age”

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Smokeout

 The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout is today!

So don’t smoke today, and if you manage to not smoke today don’t smoke tomorrow and keep it up. I know that is easier said than done, so maybe just today.

If you are a smoker

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Smokers & Aging

If health reasons aren't enough to quit smoking perhaps premature aging will tip the scale. These photos are from Web MD. Their article goes on to explain that smoking even makes people lose their hair sooner, and more dramatically, than

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Smokin’ Spies

Lately I’ve been watching old, "Mission Impossible re-runs from the 1960’s. The first thing that struck me was Barbara Bain playing, “Cinnamon Carter”, Elite Magazine’s Model of the Year, and the Mission Impossible Team’s sexy, secret

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Smoking Is Stupid

Smoking cigarettes is one of the stupidest things a person can do. I have had so many relatives die from diseases caused by cigarettes - emphysema, cancer, cardio vascular disease. This past year one of my aunts died of lung cancer, and she wasn't

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Vice

I wonder what advertisements we are seeing in 2016 that will seem insane 70 years from now? I guess this ad this isn’t too much crazier than the situation that Dr. Urban found himself in back in the 1980’s. He bought a practice from a retiring

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Worse Than the Plague

If you’ve been keeping up with the latest health information (or if you watch yogurt commercials) then you know that researchers are discovering the importance of bacteria that live in and on us. We now know that bacteria can be helpful, and a

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