Study Ties More Deaths, Types of Disease, to SmokingBreast cancer, prostate cancer, and even routine infections. A new report ties these and other maladies to smoking and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use.
Study Ties More Deaths, Types of Disease, to SmokingBreast cancer, prostate cancer, and even routine infections. A new report ties these and other maladies to smoking and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use.
D.C. Falls in Top 10 Areas in U.S. With Highest Smoking CostThis week marks Tobacco Free Awareness Week, and a new study shows that smokers on average will burn through $1.4 million in personal costs -- but the cost is higher for those in D.C. and Maryland.
Survey: E-cigs Surpass Regular Cigs in Teen UseElectronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government's annual drug use survey finds.
Study: Scary Ads Are More Effective to Prevent SmokingAnti-smoking ads that invoke responses of fear or disgust are the ones most likely to work, according to a new Centers for Disease Control study.
E-Cigarette Tech Takes Off As Regulation LoomsJust a few years ago, early adopters of e-cigarettes got their fix by clumsily screwing together a small battery and a plastic cartridge containing cotton soaked with nicotine.
Doctors Warn Sitting Disease Could Become The New SmokingBut that efficiency can be deadly. For years, health experts have been warning about sitting disease, where sitting for long periods of time glue to your office seat, car seat, or in front of the TV could be hazardous.
Camel Maker Reynolds Snuffs Out Workplace SmokingCamel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.