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May 2009
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Three People Throwing Cigarettes into Trash

No More Butts
Snuff Out That Cigarette for Good
If you're a smoker, chances are you've already tried to quit. So you know from experience that it's not easy. But many do succeed in the end. The health benefits you'd gain make quitting worth the effort.
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A Window to Your Health
Your Eyes Reveal a Bigger Picture
Your vision seems great. Your eyes feel completely fine. But if you haven't seen your eye care professional in a while, you might have an eye problem that you don't know about.
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