American Cancer Society Chides New Jersey For Lack of Anti-Smoking SpendingNew Jersey takes in $1 billion a year from tobacco, three-fourths of that from tax revenue. But not one penny of that is earmarked for smoking cessation programs.
Studying Electronic Nicotine DeliveryWithout smoke, e-cigarettes are potentially safer than cigarettes and could help smokers quit but the studies are just starting.
No Butts On Some College CampusesUniversities and colleges have become the latest target for anti-smoking groups. There is controversy at one school that has imposed a ban on campus smoking.
Light Smoking Dramatically Increases Risk of Lung CancerAccording to a new study, smoking fewer than five cigarettes a day, commonly known as light smoking, triples the risk of dying of heart disease or lung cancer in men. In women the increased risk of lung cancer was five times greater.