Risk factors for heart disease include high cholesterol and family history but cigarette smoking is the major lifestyle intervention that can damage the heart.
Metabolic syndrome signals someone is at greater risk for heart disease and other problems. Get checked.
No shortage of cigarette regulations. But what about e-cigarettes?
A man arrested in Delaware in the takedown of an alleged East Coast cigarette smuggling ring that authorities believe may have funneled money to terrorist groups is being held on $12.5 million cash bail.
A new proposal would increase the threshold from 18, a federal minimum that is the standard in many places.
There is a great reason why parents should not smoke cigarettes in the car with their children.
“Here is the truth: Smoking kills, on average, 1200 Americans. Everyday.” Pretty blunt, eh? And not something you’d imagine a tobacco company saying. Except now, it’s going to be forced to put that exact statement on packages of cigarettes.
A recent study of female smokers found that even light to moderate smokers may be more likely to suffer sudden cardiac death.
Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a convenience store in Northeast Philadelphia.
According to a Japanese study of 68,000 men and women, those who quit before age 35 had the same risks of future problems as those who never smoked.
The West Chester Borough Council is scheduled to vote on new legislation that would fine smokers for littering their cigarette butts.
A suspect is in custody after police say he stole 150 packs of cigarettes from a Northeast Philadelphia pharmacy early Friday morning.
A man wearing a ‘Property of Jesus’ shirt was caught on surveillance video stealing cartons of cigarettes valued at $1,000 from a store in Feasterville.
A study from the CDC shows more teens are smoking pot than are smoking cigarettes.
More than half the people with chronic kidney disease have diabetes. In 2008, diabetes accounted for 44% of new cases of kidney failure. if you have diabetes, beware.