By Justin Caba | Wed, 01/01/2014 - 16:00
People diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder are more likely to abuse alcohol, tobacco, or drugs compared to healthy individuals in the general population.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 12/27/2013 - 16:15
A new study suggests that central southern states have higher mortality rates because their laws don't discourage cigarette smoking.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 12/20/2013 - 21:04
The e-cigarette company Vapor Shark erected a billboard depicting Santa “vaping.”
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 10/30/2013 - 20:08
New York City Mayor Bloomberg might sign a bill that would raise the cigarette purchase age from 18 to 21.
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 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 Samantha Olson | Thu, 07/11/2013 - 16:08
Countries like Ukraine and Cuba speak out against Australia’s radical anti-smoking campaign, which controls cigarette packaging to deter users from buying more.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 06/20/2013 - 17:06
The smell of stale cigarettes isn't just nauseating; third-hand smoke can damage your DNA and cause serious long-term health effects.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:56
Ireland's government is planning to ban all branding and logos from cigarette packs. A new measure will require all designs to be plain.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 08:40
People who eat peppers on a regular basis - 2 to 4 per week -- have a lower risk of developing the neurological disease.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 04/24/2013 - 09:01
Scientists report that brain activity can predict which anti-smoking TV commercials will be the most convincing.