By Justin Caba | Fri, 10/18/2013 - 16:02
A Finnish website, Tobacco Body, aims to help smokers quit by showing them the effects of smoking on our bodies.
By John Ericson | Mon, 09/30/2013 - 16:57
Smokeless snus tobacco may have an overall positive impact on public health by reducing tobacco-related mortality and boosting cessation attempts.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 17:03
Although tobacco companies may promote smokeless tobacco as a healthier alternative, internal documents show that their only real concern is maintaining profits.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 09/08/2013 - 13:33
Although the long-term health effects of e-cigarettes are still unknown, using e-cigarettes has been shown to help people quit smoking more effectively than nicotine patches in the short-term, according to one study.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 09/05/2013 - 22:22
A new study finds that graphic images depicting the habit's negative side do not stop young people from smoking.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 09/05/2013 - 11:46
Women who smoke and suffer from asthma during pregnancy significantly increase their risk of preterm birth and other adverse perinatal outcomes.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/24/2013 - 00:14
New research shows that brief counseling can have an impact on getting patients to stop smoking before surgery.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 08/19/2013 - 22:15
Victims of bullying may develop problems as a result, but according to new research, their issues may continue long into adulthood.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 08/18/2013 - 16:46
The flavored cigar market has thrived since a law was passed banning flavored cigarettes but not cigars, and now the FDA is struggling to determine how to regulate them.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 08/12/2013 - 19:20
Drinking alcohol and smoking cigarettes often go together, so much, that by raising cigarette taxes, people smoked less and ended up drinking less too.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 08/06/2013 - 18:08
Many high schoolers who used both smoked and chewed tobacco had no plans to quit, even with a higher risk of illness.