Jessica Miller | September 23, 2010
California should ban smoking Camel and other well-known brands in outdoor areas because of the health issues it causes towards other people. Before 2007, smoke-free laws did not protect more than 94 percent of the worlds’ population of nonsmokers, but then in 2008, the number went to 74 percent, as stated in the World Health Organization (WHO) website.
Jessica Miller | June 28, 2010
Obesity beats out smoking as the number one cause of preventable disease. The two combined make bariatric surgery riskier, particularly with respect to development of strictures and surgical-margin ulcers. Adeshola Fakulujo, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic-Florida in Weston, presented the research at the 2010 American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery meeting.