It’s not real tobacco smoke, but the emissions from electronic cigarettes can still contain harmful ingredients.
Today is the Great American Smokeout, the day that the American Cancer Society hopes will be the first smoke-free day for more smokers.
More studies are helping regulators to decide what role e-cigarettes could play in anti-smoking efforts.
Exposure to cigarette smoke in the womb may interfere with the brain‘s reward system, and make children more vulnerable to addictions.
Just because you choose the non-smoking hotel room doesn’t mean you’re completely protecting yourself from exposure.
Smoking has long been tolerated in psychiatric institutes, but administrators want to ban the habit
Researchers are getting closer to developing a vaccine that could help protect people from the addictiveness of nicotine.
How a smoking cessation treatment may be helping those with dementia
Attention smokers: if you feel nicotine gum and patches aren’t helping you stay off cigarettes, you’re right
More than two-thirds of smokers say they want to quit, but few actually succeed, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Some have claimed that tobacco and alcohol are “gateway” drugs that people use before turning to illicit substances. While causal conclusions are hard to draw, at least one new study in mice shows that smoking may indeed increase …
A cheap quit-smoking drug sold in Eastern Europe can help smokers kick the habit, but it’s not as effective as more expensive medications available in the U.S, a new study finds.
It’s not healthy to smoke during pregnancy but an estimated 12% to 24% of pregnant women continue to use tobacco, according to national data [PDF]. So if the existing evidence hasn’t convinced them to quit, perhaps this new study …