“Vaping” is now verboten in restaurants, bars and farmers markets
To the tune of $1.5 billion in annual revenue
That’s the residue from cigarette smoke that lands on and sticks to surfaces
Deemed the “most successful public health campaign in modern history,” researchers report that 50 years of tobacco control have saved about 20 years of additional life for eight million Americans.
American kids are smoking more flavored tobacco, like hookahs and cigarillos
Doctors already have a hefty checklist of topics to go over with their patients. Will they be able to squeeze in discussions about the health hazards of tobacco during office visits?
Aside from not lighting up at all, cigarettes developed to reduce a smoker’s exposure to tobacco’s toxins may be the best way to reduce health risks from smoking.
Words like “light” and “mild” can’t be used on cigarette packages, but colors can.
Smoking has long been tolerated in psychiatric institutes, but administrators want to ban the habit
Nearly half of all men and more than 1 in 10 women use tobacco in many developing countries, and women are starting to smoke at earlier ages, according to the largest survey to date on international tobacco use.
A new study suggests that eating three whole eggs a week can thicken the arteries as much as smoking. Some heart experts say not so fast
Tobacco use in dropped sharply between 1997 and 2003, but since then the rate of decline has slowed. Between 2009 and 2011, it nearly ground to a halt. Why?