Smoking Causes Cancer, Heart Disease, Emphysema

Every time you smoke a cigarette, toxic gases pass into your lungs, then into your bloodstream, where they spread to every organ in your body. A cigarette is made using the tobacco leaf, which contains nicotine and a variety of other compounds. As the tobacco and compounds burn, they release thousands of dangerous chemicals, including […]

babyClear© – supporting pregnant women to stop smoking

Smoking has a proven negative effect on the health of pregnant women and their babies. Pregnant women continue to smoke despite the known harms for a variety of reasons. In their social circles smoking may be considered so normal that it’s hard to imagine a different way of operating. Smoking is of course very addictive, […]

Marijuana – Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

– This changes everything. When you find out you’re going to have a baby, suddenly you know it’s time to be more careful with yourself and say goodbye to risky things like using marijuana. Because the chemical THC can cause serious problems with brain development, and growth or even pre-term birth, or still birth. And […]

I Tried Medical Marijuana For My Chronic Pain

(heavy breathing) (crying) – My name’s Kelsey and most of you know me as the loud mouth, no filtered, boss ass bitch producer from Buzzfeed, which I am, but something that very few people know about me is that I suffer from a neuropathic, chronic pain condition know as Trigeminal Neuralgia, or TN. The Trigeminal […]

I Got Caught Vaping At School And Grounded

It was like a couple days before the last day of school so like everyone was pumped says it was almost summer break. My friend he asked me he said can you bring your vape to school and I obviously said yes because he was like one of my best friends. As since the vape […]


Pregnancy is a very important time to quit smoking. Nicotine replacement products all provide a safer option than continuing to smoke. Your first options would be to use the gum, the lozenge or the inhaler, but if these aren’t right for you, you can use a nicotine patch — just remember to take it off […]