As smokers though, we learn to effectively tune out the particulars in the damage reports about smoking-related disease. Looking too closely can cause a head on collision with realities of the damage we’re inflicting on our bodies and turns smoking ‘enjoyment’ into a guilty, fearful experience.
Elation and euphoria are the norm for a mother giving birth and looking at her child for the first time and I was no different. I was instantly in love.
If you call their local or toll free number before 7:00 pm this evening, you can speak directly to one of their “Doctors on Call” during a call in program. Dr. Allen Mask of Raleigh, a regular on the news show, is helping Dr. Jeffrey Engel of the NC Department of health and human services to oversee primary care doctors reponding to medical questions.
An estimated 174,470 new cases of lung cancer will be diagnosed, and 162,460 deaths will occur during 2006 from lung cancer in the united states alone.
So what can you do? If the bugs work hard to develop their resistance to medicine, you have to work hard to develop more resistance to them. Start a program of personal vitality with the five key daily health habits I call The NEWSS: Nutrition (begin by cutting out the garbage “food”), Exercise (get at least three good workouts a week), Water (get two liters every day), Sleep (get eight hours every night), and Supplements (take at least one good daily multi-nutrient to beef up your body’s natural defenses).
According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death for both men and women. And with 87% of all lung cancer cases involving tobacco, it is one form of cancer that is preventable, by and large.
What kind of older person do you want to be? Do you want to be old and bitter, griping and complaining, miserable, unhealthy, overweight, and without the capacity to remain active? Well, of course not. But you and I both know plenty of folks who are that way.