Little is known about the ingredients or long-term effects of using e-cigarettes. Any time you introduce foreign substances into the lungs, whether it is vapor mist or smoke-filled carcinogen, it has the risk to damage the body.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ranked Kentucky as having the seventh highest diabetic population in the nation. Educating yourself about controlling diabetes is the first step on the pathway to preventing complications.
Researchers are just beginning to understand how the multitude of microbes in our guts affect our health. And we still don’t know what probiotic mixtures are the most beneficial. That’s because every time we change our diets or our environment, our gut microbes change, too.
There are many efforts in place to help reduce smoking in the Commonwealth. The Great American Smokeout, the third Thursday in November each year, is the perfect opportunity to talk about new help available to help Kentuckians quit.
They may have intellectual or developmental disabilities, but that doesn't mean that the former high school students taking part in a TSYS intern program can't learn new things and dream big just like anyone else.