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Giving Up Smoking Not That Hard, Phillip Morris Boss Tells Cancer Nurse

November 8, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

The head of Phillip Morris International, Louis Camilleri, a long-time smoker, told a cancer nurse that smoking “is not that hard to quit”, during an annual shareholder meeting in New York. He said there are more previous smokers than current smokers in America today. Cancer nurse, Elisabeth Gunersen, from San Francisco was explaining the cost […]

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Calls To Ban Menthol Cigarettes, US

November 6, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

Leading public health experts and campaigners are urging the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ban menthol cigarettes from sale in the United States, and say a clutch of papers published in the American Journal of Public Health this week provide a strong case for doing so. One paper describes a study that ran […]

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Nursing Care for Flaky Skin

July 5, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Flaky skin can be a symptom of dermatitis, a general term that refers to an inflammation of the skin characterized by Dry skin, swollen, reddened and itchy skin and sometimes even pain and blisters. There are many causes of dermatitis such as contact with irritants or allergens and eczema. While dermatitis is non-life threatening or […]

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