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Quitting Smoking: It Takes a Toolbox

People who want to quit smoking have more help than ever – from medications and tobacco treatment counseling programs to smartphone support apps and more.

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E-Cigarettes and Vaping: Are They Safe For Your Teen?

Use of tobacco cigarettes has decreased dramatically in recent years, but adolescent use of e-cigarettes – called vaping – is still increasingly common. Here's what parents need to know.

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Sleeping with a Snorer: Are Both Doomed to Bad Sleep?

Getting a good night’s sleep when sharing a bed with a snorer can be difficult. Learn how to improve your sleep while also helping your partner to stop snoring.

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Sleep Lab or Home Sleep Test: Which Is Right for Me?

Whether being tested at home or in a lab, diagnosing sleep problems is critical to overall health and well-being.

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Patient Faces Life Post-COVID with Help from Post-ICU Recovery Clinic at University Hospitals

After receiving intensive care for COVID-19 complications, Rocco Greco is feeling better with the help of the Post-ICU Recovery Clinic at University Hospitals.

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What Are Microplastics and How Can You Reduce Your Risk?

Microplastics are found nearly everywhere on our planet. Here are some ways you can reduce your exposure and prevent more from entering our environment.

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New Innovation Holds Promise in Fighting Lung Cancer

Christine Ash struggled with recurring lung cancer for nearly 20 years. After her doctor identified a concerning spot in her lung, in a tricky place that would traditionally be difficult to reach, new technology was used at UH to get the tissue.

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Melatonin Supplements May Help but Aren’t a Cure for Sleep Issues

Melatonin supplements may help you get a better night‘s sleep but they aren’t a cure for sleep issues.

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