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Study links one-third of cancer deaths in U.S. to cigarettes

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 11, 2014

American Cancer Society data showed about a third of U.S. cancer deaths are linked to cigarette smoking, and researchers said reducing smoking rates should be a top public health priority. The study, published in the Annals of Epidemiology, did not include deaths from secondhand smoke or from use of other tobacco products, such as cigars and smokeless tobacco. HealthDay News (12/09)


Employment is top socioeconomic factor in readmissions, data show

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 12, 2014

CDC: Minors can buy e-cigarettes in D.C., 10 states

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 15, 2014

Some patients prefer to withhold information from providers, study finds

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 17, 2014

U.K. guidance highlights benefits of nurse-midwives

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 16, 2014

Time's Person of the Year: Those who put lives at risk to fight Ebola

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 11, 2014

Nurse being monitored for Ebola in NIH facility

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 12, 2014

Low blood oxygen in sleep tied to dementia-related brain changes

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 12, 2014

Women often retain weight after pregnancy, study says

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 11, 2014

What is a culture of ownership, and why is it important to nurses?

ANA SmartBrief | Dec 16, 2014


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