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Hypnosis Denver – Are E-Cigarettes a ticking time bomb?
Man Suffers Severe Injuries After E-Cigarette Explodes in His Mouth
Feb. 15, 2012
Tom Holloway, 57, of Niceville, Fla., was smoking the e-cigarette Monday night when his wife heard an explosion from their study. She reportedly said it sounded like a firecracker had exploded in the house and she heard him scream, one of Holloway’s neighbors told ABC News affiliate WCTI.
Hypnosis Denver – Is trying to stop smoking with Chantix really worth the risk?
FDA NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release: July 1, 2009
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced that it is requiring manufacturers to put a Boxed Warning on the prescribing information for the smoking cessation drugs Chantix (varenicline) and Zyban (bupropion). The warning will highlight the risk of serious mental health events including changes in behavior, depressed mood, hostility, and suicidal thoughts when taking these drugs.
Hypnosis Denver – Study finds NRT does not help you stop smoking…
In a study published in Monday’s online issue of the journal Tobacco Control, investigators at the Harvard School of Public Health reported they followed 787 adult smokers who had recently quit.
Hypnosis Denver – Study shows big benefits to quitting smoking, even in later years…
It’s never too late to stop smoking, and researchers have new data to prove it. Even at the age of 64, kicking the habit can add four years to a person’s life, while quitting by age 34 can increase life expectancy by a decade, according to a study published online Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine.
Hypnosis Denver – Why quitting can seem so hard…
Smoking tobacco is a psychological habit this is why hypnosis works so well when it comes to breaking your habit. The act of smoking is ingrained as a daily ritual and, at the same time.
Hypnosis Denver – What is Emphysema…
Emphysema is a form of chronic (long-term) lung disease. People with emphysema have difficulty breathing from a limitation in blowing air out. There are multiple causes of emphysema, but smoking is by far the most common…
Hypnosis Denver – Are E-cigarettes harmful To your lungs…
Professor Christina Gratziou and team set out to determine what the short-term effects of smoking with e-cigarettes might be on different individuals, including those with no known health problems, as well as existing smokers with and without lung conditions…
Hypnosis Denver – Does hypnosis work…
Most people… have a limited understanding of the positive results that can be achieved in a professionally controlled hypnosis session. I would like answer the most frequently asked question about hypnosis “Does Hypnosis Work”? Let’s take a look and see how effective hypnosis really is.
Hypnosis Denver – Study finds smokers are ill-informed…
Since 1964, 29 surgeon generals have issued reports on the dangers of tobacco use, calling it the single most avoidable cause of disease, disability and death in the United States.
Despite these efforts to educate the public, the 2007 Smoker Misperceptions survey reveals there are significant differences between what smokers believe are the risks associated with smoking and the realities of tobacco-related disease and death.
Hypnosis Denver – Ten dumb ways to stop smoking…
One of the reasons that it is so hard for smokers to quit smoking is they try methods that just don’t work.
Here are ten dumb methods that smokers have tried using to quit smoking. If you want to quit smoking these are methods that you may want to avoid.
Hypnosis Denver – Funny stop smoking video…
This is a very funny video. This is how most smokers feel when they quit smoking without hypnosis.
Hypnosis Denver – Weird but true – Four year old stops smoking…
SUMATRA, Indonesia – Indonesian-born Ardi Rizal first made world news when he was videotaped smoking a cigarette at the amazing age of two-years-old.
Ardi, or Baby Chubs, as he is called by neighbors, is now four-years-old.
He was recently interviewed by Tequila Tallyho with Left Coast Mirror Magazine.
Hypnosis Denver – Are Electronic Cigarettes safe…
Electronic Cigarettes were first popularized as a safer way of nicotine intake. While Electronic Cigarette consumption is safer than having actual cigarettes filled with tobacco, they are not really a total safe option.
Hypnosis Denver – Bad news for sons-in-law: women who stop smoking by age 50 can live up to a decade longer. Everyday more mother-in-laws saying “NO” to smoking, more son-in-laws are bummed out…
HARFOLD, Vt. – Sunday, 28 October 2012
Harfold State College released this week a study which son-in-laws everywhere will have a hard time swallowing.
Women who quit smoking by the age of 50 dramatically cut risk of an early death, enjoying up to ten to fifteen more years of life.
Hypnosis Denver – Three myths about smoking…
1. Myth: Low nicotine cigarettes are safer.
Fact: The blend of tobacco in a low nicotine cigarette is exactly the same as in a regular cigarette. The reason cigarette companies can call them “low” has to do with the way nicotine levels are tested.
As the regulator of cigarettes, the Federal Trade Commission tests for nicotine and tar levels with machines that draw air through a cigarette in two-second puffs, repeated once per minute, until the cigarette is burned to the filter. The smoke that is generated in this manner tests low in nicotine.
Hypnosis Denver – Funny stop smoking joke…
My husband, Stan, decided to stop smoking but needed help to overcome the habit. He consulted an acupuncture specialist, who inserted small needles at specific points in both his ears. “When you feel like smoking,” he told Stan, “put your fingers into your ears, and press hard on the needles.”
Hypnosis Denver – The long term health benefits of stopping smoking…
Check out this great video from the T.V. show “The Doctors”. It shows you the long term health benefits of quitting smoking.
Hypnosis Denver –5 more myths about quitting smoking
People start smoking for many reasons. Many continue to puff away because they buy into certain persistent myths about tobacco use. Here are 5 of those myths, and the truth about each.
1. Myth: My other healthy habits may make up for my smoking.
Some smokers justify their habit by insisting that proper nutrition and lots of exercise is enough to keep them healthy. Not so…
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking cessation with ear acupuncture. Descriptive study on patients after a smoking cessation treatment with ear acupuncture…
Here is a study that I found interesting. I get a lot of questions if acupuncture really works to help someone to quit smoking? I thought I would share this with you because I was a acupuncturist for eight years before I became a hypnotherapist.
Hypnosis Denver – Does smoking lower your brain function?
Studies have shown that people who smoke are more likely to have mental decline. They tend to have poorer memory and lower level of concentration.
Smokers are exposing their brain to severe toxins that affect their cognitive brain function. If you want to grow old healthy and mentally sharp, then smoking is not for you. Smoking doesn’t just harm your lungs, heart, stomach, and other parts of your body. It also endangers your brain! Here are the ways that research has shown how smoking lowers your brain function…
Hypnosis Denver – Is this the way you have felt in the past when you tried quitting cold turkey?
Hypnosis Denver -See all of the famous celebrities that have used hypnosis to quit smoking…
Hypnosis Denver – How to save money by quitting smoking.
For those of you that smoke, I would imagine that you are well aware of all of the health risks involved. Your chances for contracting lung cancer go way up, your chances for heart disease go up, your skin ages at a faster rate, and on and on.
Yet, there are still many of us out there that still choose to smoke cigarettes. If the health risks involved with smoking are not enough to make you quit, maybe the financial costs involved might be. Actually, I am not even here to try to get you to quit smoking. More importantly, I am just here to try to show you how much money you could save yourself if you did…
Hypnosis Denver – Does quitting smoking reduce back pain?
December 06, 2012
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons:
A University of Rochester Medical Center analysis of more than 5,300 patients followed for eight months during treatment of spinal disorders showed that cigarette smokers reported far more pain than never-smokers or those who had quit.
Smoking cessation either prior to treatment or during the course of care was related to significant improvements in pain – a result that underlines the need for structured stop-smoking programs among the legions of patients who experience back pain due to degenerative disease, deformity, or musculoskeletal problems, said Caleb Behrend, M.D., chief resident in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at URMC.
Hypnosis Denver – Study shows relationship between cigarette use and acne intensity.
A recent study indicates that there is a significant association between cigarette smoking and the development and severity of acne lesions. According to one expert, acne patients who withdraw from cigarette smoking can improve their acne condition.
Whether smoking induces acne remains controversial. However, an increasing number of studies are concluding that cigarette smoking causes a new disease entity called “smoker’s acne.”
“It is known that cigarette smoking increases the levels of carbon monoxide within the body, which in turn stimulates the sebaceous glands to produce excessive amounts of sebum.
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking may increase your risk of Diabetes.
Researchers have long known that diabetes patients who smoke have higher blood sugar levels, making their disease more difficult to control and putting them at greater danger of developing complications such as blindness, nerve damage, kidney failure and heart problems. Now a new study offers the most definitive evidence…
Denver Hypnosis – How smoking affects our environment
It is a common belief among cigarette smokers that they are only hurting themselves. In fact they are not only hurting themselves, but also the people who love them and the environment. As an ex-smoker I was curious about the environmental impact of smoking so I decided to investigate.
These days everyone knows what smoking cigarettes does to our bodies, but the knowledge of what smoking does to the Earth is not as common. There are some things that every smoker who has any concern for environmental issues should know.
Hypnosis Denver – Does Smoking Affect Your Sex Life?
In fact, several studies have looked at exactly this question in regard to male impotence and found that there is a link between smoking and difficulties having an erection. Unfortunately, there is little research on the effects of smoking on women’s sexual health.
The reason behind the strong link between smoking and male impotence can be presumed to affect women as well…
Hypnosis Denver – The effects of smoking on bone health
Whatever your age, the effects of smoking on bone health can’t be ignored.
The years from childhood until age 30 are prime time for building bone mass. “If an adolescent is smoking, they will not develop maximum bone mass. They will end up with a smaller skeleton and less bone mass, compared to a nonsmoker,” says Primal Kaur, MD, an osteoporosis specialist at Temple University Health System in Philadelphia.
Smoking continues to affect bone health in your 40s and 50s. Women that age begin to lose estrogen, which is very important for bones. If you smoke, bone loss is more rapid — and with more complications, Kaur tells WebMD.
Hypnosis Denver – Dangerous New Smoking Trend
Leave it to the young folk to find even more creative ways to get drunk. The latest fad among college students for drinking, as well as those watching their waistline, is smoking alcohol, better known as drunkorexia to calorie-conscious party-goers.
Based on YouTube videos and tutorials, which have been popping up online, here’s how it works: Alcohol is poured over dry-ice, then heated up and inhaled through vapors using a straw. An alternative DIY method called “bike-pump” can be used by pouring alcohol into a bottle and vaporized with pressure from the bicycle pump.
So why all the fuss when throwing back a few shots could do the job just as easily? Doctors say that the trend, despite being dangerous, has led many to believe it’s “healthier” and a proactive way to lose weight while partying, since no calories are being consumed.
Hypnosis Denver – How Smoking Affects Your Skin
Many people are aware of the dangers to the lungs and the heart that result from smoking. However, not as many may be aware of how smoking affects the largest organ of the body: the skin.
Perhaps, smokers don’t respond to warnings about heart disease, emphysema, and several types of cancer because they cannot see it in the mirror. If smokers continue to smoke, however, not only will they have problems internally, but also externally for the whole world to see…
Hypnosis Denver – 15 Random Facts About Smoking
1. Smoking tobacco emerged from religious ceremonies in the Americas and was probably initially restricted to only shamans, priests, and medicine men. Both in ancient America and in sixteenth-century Europe, “holy smoke” from tobacco was thought to help cure illness and drive out evil spirits.
2. In ancient America, tobacco was chewed, drunk as tea, inhaled as a powder-like snuff, and consumed as a jelly—but smoking tobacco was by far the most popular.
Hypnosis Denver – Cigarette Smoking Among Obese Could Pose Additional Risks, Animal Study Suggests
Cigarette smoking could pose additional health risks to people who are obese, a new animal lab study suggests.
Researchers from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory found that cigarette smoke could affect metabolism — including the metabolism of prescription drugs — and also has the potential to be more carcinogenic for the obese than the non-obese. These findings are based on lung and liver tissues from obese and lean mice that were either not exposed to smoke, that were exposed to direct cigarette smoke, or that were exposed to secondhand smoke.
Hypnosis Denver – Is Smoking Bad Before and After Breast Augmentation Surgery ?
Most experts unanimously agree that smoking increases the rate of breast augmentation surgical complications significantly – This applies both before and after your surgery. For example smoking after surgery dramatically increases your risk of ….
Hypnosis Denver – Does Smoking Affect Your Sport Performance?
Cigarettes have been shown to severely increase your risk of serious health problems in regular smokers and those who have been exposed to large amounts of second-hand smoke. Some of these health risks include cancer, emphysema and bronchitis. For this reason, it’s not surprising that smoking can also have negative effects on athletic performance and here is why…
Hypnosis Denver – Is Secondhand Smoke Hurting Your Pets?
In recent years, studies have concluded that tobacco and secondhand smoke are not only dangerous to people, but also to pets. Specifically, with respect to secondhand smoke, researchers have found that exposure to tobacco smoke has been associated with certain cancers in dogs and cats; allergies in dogs; and eye and skin diseases and respiratory problems in birds, according to the researchers…
Hypnosis Denver – What Happens After You Quit Smoking With Hypnosis?
20 Minutes After You Quit Smoking
The effects of quitting start to set in immediately. Less than 20 minutes after your last cigarette, your heart rate will already start to drop back towards normal levels (CDC, 2004).
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking and Degenerative Disc Disease
A herniated disc can occur for a number of reasons, to include genetics, traumatic injury, as well as the normal processes of aging. In addition, a number of studies indicate that smoking is a leading risk factor. Research suggests that smokers are at a 3-4 times higher risk of developing degenerative disc disease and that smoking can exacerbate pre-existing disc degeneration.
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking and Hair loss
Not only can cigarette indulgence leave the hair with a persistent odor of thick smokiness, it has also been proven to cause potential hair loss over the long term.
Smokers may notice that the top layers of their hair are quite brittle. This causes them to break off before they are fully grown and is most likely because they are malnourished.
Gay Sutherland, director of the Maudsley Hospital Smokers Clinic in London, says, “Cigarettes contain 4,000 different chemicals and gases, some of them deadly. When you smoke, your blood carries around poisonous carbon monoxide gas which hijacks the red blood cells.
Hypnosis Denver – Smokers Nearly 40% More Likely Than Nonsmokers to Die After Surgery, Study Finds
Smokers who undergo surgery are more likely than non-smokers to have complications or to die shortly after surgical procedures, according to a new study.
The risk of death within 30 days of a wide variety of surgeries was nearly 40% higher in smokers than in nonsmokers, says Alparslan Turan, MD, associate professor of anesthesiology at the Cleveland Clinic. He presented his findings today at the 2010 annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists in San Diego.
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking and Ear infections
Children who live in homes where parents or others smoke have a higher risk of developing middle ear infections than kids whose houses are smoke-free, a new study shows.
Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health and the Research Institute for a Tobacco Free Society in the Republic of Ireland say they found that a reduction in secondhand smoke in American homes was associated with fewer cases of otitis media, or what most people refer to as middle ear infections.
Hypnosis Denver – Smoking and Anxiety
Smokers use cigarettes for many reasons, but many report that they smoke to relieve anxiety, despite the health danger of cigarette smoking.
I have repeatedly seen this with the majority of my clients in my smoking cessation clinic. They have reported the main reason for their smoking habit is for stress management reasons.
Hypnosis Denver – If you have worms smoking may be good for you!
Just kidding… but seriously did you know tobacco has been used as a natural pesticide for hundreds of years?
This is little known fact which most smokers don’t know. The common response I get from most of my smoking cessation clients when I explain this to them is “great I’m smoking a bug killer too!”
I think it is important to have all the facts, so you can make an informed decision about your smoking habit.
For centuries, gardeners have used home-made mixtures of tobacco and water as a natural pesticide to kill insect pests.
Hypnosis Denver – Will Obamacare Cost You More Money?
Lighting up may cost you under the Affordable Care Act. The health-care law bars insurers from charging people higher premiums for costly health conditions, so diabetics or cancer patients pay the same rate as healthy people the same age. But there’s an exception for the 19 percent of American adults who smoke: Insurance companies can charge them premiums as much as 50 percent higher than nonsmokers will pay.
Not all insurers will squeeze smokers. Some states, including California, New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts, ban the practice. Even where it’s allowed, insurance carriers may want to avoid alienating customers with higher premiums. Many are forgoing the surcharges or tacking on smaller fees than the federal law allows.
Hypnosis Denver – Here is the updated version of the Colorado Clean Air Act, its always good to be informed.
Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act 2006
Implementation Date: July 1, 2006
Hypnosis Denver – Overview of the law
Declares that the purpose of the act is to preserve and improve the health, comfort, and environment of Colorado residents by limiting exposure to tobacco smoke.
Hypnosis Denver – Did you know that smokers earn 20% less than non-smokers…
Got a smoking habit? New research shows what’s going up in smoke could be your earnings potential — unless you quit!
In a new paper, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta economists Julie Hotchkiss and Melinda Pitts found that smokers only earn about 80 percent of what nonsmokers earn. People who used to smoke and quit more than a year earlier, though, earn 7 percent more than people who never lit up in the first place….
Hypnotherapy Denver – Tax Increase This November For Tobacco Users?
The Campaign for a Healthy Colorado wants to add $1.75 to a pack of cigarettes. In order to get the initiative on the ballot, it needs roughly 98,000 signatures. Currently, it has about 70,000 signatures.
“The purpose of the tobacco tax increase is to decrease the likelihood that kids will smoke,” said Dr. James Fenton, a pulmonary physician for National Jewish Health and campaign supporter…
Hypnosis Denver – Does Smoking Increase Bone Loss?
Smoking is associated with lower bone density and increased risk of experiencing a fracture.
But while most people are aware that smoking harms cardiovascular health and increases cancer risk, fewer are aware that smoking endangers bone health too.
Many studies have shown a direct relationship between smoking and decreased bone density, as well as increased risk of experiencing a fracture. In fact, because the evidence linking smoking with increased fracture risk is so strong, smoking is one of the scientifically validated risk factors…
Hypnosis Denver – You know quitting by yourself does not work, don’t you?
Isn’t it time to get the support you need?
Turning Point Hypnosis Denver makes it easy for you. All you have to do is pick up the phone, make an appointment for your FREE stop smoking screening and keep that appointment. From that moment on your smoking problem is solved.
Give us a Call for Your Absolutely Free Stop Smoking Screening to See if Hypnosis is Right for You.
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