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.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/23/2013 - 20:00
Released just as the FDA called for more information regarding menthol cigarettes, a review on several studies shows a possible link between menthol and nicotine receptors in the brain.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 11:04
Six proven tobacco control measures established by the World Health Organization will save 7.4 million lives in 41 countries by mid-century.
By Sabrina Bachai | Sat, 06/29/2013 - 15:59
Civil liberties groups are fearful that this smoking ban might be an infringement on workers' rights.
By Samantha Olson | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 13:17
A new study has found that female smokers are more concerned about wrinkles, and male smokers about their sexual stamina, than they are about developing cancer.
By Matthew Mientka | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 19:07
Because whether a parent smokes makes a big difference in a child's health, pediatricians are encouraged to provide smoking cessation advice during children's office visits.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 06/21/2013 - 11:29
A recent study claims one million former smokers across the United States picked the habit back up after the September 11th terrorist attacks.