“Vaping” is now verboten in restaurants, bars and farmers markets
Early exposure to cigarettes could affect how one responds to and craves nicotine
To the tune of $1.5 billion in annual revenue
That’s the residue from cigarette smoke that lands on and sticks to surfaces
They’re popular, but public health agencies have yet to rule on whether they’re a safe alternative to traditional cigarettes
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.
The encouraging decline in deaths from cancer is continuing.
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.
Using twins to determine effect
Kicking the habit can be hard enough, but smokers with depression face a steeper challenge. Now there’s evidence that the drug varenincline (Chantix) can help.
Real-life stories of former smokers’ health problems provided the motivation smokers needed.
Drugmakers go head-to-head with new treatments