Is Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Dangerous? Biologist Says YesAccording to a professor at the University of California, San Francisco, marijuana smoke is three times worse for the arterial walls than cigarette smoke.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
CDC: 1 In 14 Women Smoke Cigarettes While PregnantThe findings, gathered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics, revealed that 7.2 percent of all expectant mothers smoked.
E-Cigarettes As Bad For Your DNA As Smoking Tobacco, Study SaysA brand new test that examines DNA has concluded that the nicotine liquid-filled devices can cause as much damage to humans as standard tobacco products.
1 Cigarette Per Day Still Raises Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsBritish researchers say that even smoking just one cigarette per day still has a significant impact on a person's risk for developing heart disease or having a stroke.
Vaping Is Addictive And Can Lead Teens To Smoke, Study FindsTen studies reportedly all showed enough evidence to suggest that nicotine-filled e-cigarettes carry the same addictive potential as standard tobacco products.
More Than 60 Percent Who Try Cigarettes Become Daily Smokers, Study SaysAnna Kriek, 35, tried her first cigarette when she was just a teen. She's now a regular smoker.
Eating Apples And Tomatoes May Heal Smoker's Lungs, Study SaysAccording to a decade-long study of ex-smokers in Europe, people who quit and ate at least two tomatoes or three servings of apples every day had stronger lung function than participants who only had one serving per day.
Study Finds Drinking Habits, Problems Tied To Where You LiveAccording to the report, Washington DC is home to the highest percentage of heavy and binge drinkers in the entire country.
Legal Smoking Age In New Jersey Goes Up To 21New Jersey increases the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 19 to 21 at midnight tonight.
Vaping May Cause Unique Problems As Bad As Smoking, Study SaysResearchers say using e-cigarettes can lead to serious health problems, similar to symptoms found in COPD and Cystic Fibrosis.
FDA Discusses New Plan To Tackle Smoking In United StatesAccording to the F.D.A. there are 480,000 annual tobacco related deaths in the United States each year.