Arizona’s Smoking Ban Reduced Hospital Visits Significantly

Environmental News Network — Know Your Environment

Their results showed statistically significant reductions in hospital admissions of 13 percent for AMI, 33 percent for unstable angina, 14 percent for acute stroke and 22 percent for asthma in counties with no previous bans over what was seen in counties with previous bans.

I wonder if I killed anyone during my 35 years of smoking.

Ankle bracelet has breathalyzer technology

The bracelet uses the same technology as a breathalyzer, but instead of
checking the breath for alcohol, it samples the perspiration on the
skin. After alcohol is consumed, it eventually enters the bloodstream
and a small amount is expelled through the skin.

Ankle bracelet has breathalyzer technology – Yahoo! News

A personal history of e-mail addiction

A personal history of e-mail addiction – Social Media – Salon.com

It took me six days to write this piece, during which (according to the History Tab on my Web browser) I visited 371 websites and checked my e-mail 213 times. I knew the numbers weren’t going to be pretty, but I had no idea they’d be quite so ugly.