Author: Physicians Weekly

Smoking Rates at a Standstill

Smoking rates in the United States continue to stay at about 1 in 5 adults, according to health officials on Tuesday. Although smoking rates in this country have fallen dramatically since the 1960s, the decline has plateaued...

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Dealing With Childhood Obesity

One-third of the nation’s children are carrying too much weight, and researchers are beginning to uncover that medical professionals are leery of proactively discussing weight issues with their patients. A recent study revealed...

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