What Happens If I Smoke With Diabetes?

What Happens If I Smoke With Diabetes?

A new report from the SEARCH Study Group revealed that cigarette smoking is very common among children and young adults with diabetes.

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How Does Secondhand Smoke Exposure Affect My Insurance?

How Does Secondhand Smoke Exposure Affect My Insurance?

As a culture, Americans have been taught that there is one way to avoid the detrimental health effects of cigarette smoking: don’t smoke. However, a new study has found that more children are being exposed to tobacco smoke even if they aren’t lighting up themselves.

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How Dangerous is Third-Hand Smoke?

How Dangerous is Third-Hand Smoke?

Thirdhand smoke, like first and secondhand smoke, may also be a possible cause of asthma and lung cancer, a new study in the journal Environmental Science and Technology has found.

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Underwriting for Life Insurance: Risks That Cannot Be Avoided

Underwriting for Life Insurance: Risks That Cannot Be Avoided

Applicants who are older, have health problems, smoke, or have a hazardous hobby or job will probably pay more.

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Town May Ban All Tobacco Sales

Town May Ban All Tobacco Sales

The small town of Westminster, Massachusetts has become the latest battleground against the tobacco industry.

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Declining cigarette use among US teens

Declining cigarette use among US teens

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report highlighting the declining use of cigarettes among US teens as long-term use could affect life insurance premiums.

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WHO urges countries to raise tobacco tax

WHO urges countries to raise tobacco tax

The World Health Organization urges countries to raise taxes on tobacco products, as tobacco-related diseases are the world’s leading cause of death.

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How does tobacco use affect life insurance rates?

How does tobacco use affect life insurance rates?

No matter whether you smoke it, chew it, get it from a patch or take a drag from an electronic device or hookah pipe, tobacco use can be costly to your health and your pocketbook.

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