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TV Ratings for Parents Let Violence, Drinking Slip Through August 22, 2016

Industry guidelines often misleading, study finds

Fewer Cancer-Causing Chemicals in E-Cigs Than Regular Cigarettes: Study August 19, 2016

But switch from tobacco didn't reduce nicotine levels

Smoking Bans in Affordable Housing Benefit All: Study August 18, 2016

Secondhand exposure lowered, and smokers more likely to quit

Quitting Smoking May Gain You Friends August 16, 2016

Most people who give up cigarettes make at least two new pals, research finds

Paying Smokers to Quit May Pay Off August 15, 2016

Study found financial incentives inspired some to overcome the addiction

This Key Neighborhood Factor May Help Smokers Quit August 15, 2016

Study found that the farther a person had to walk to buy cigarettes, the more likely they were to quit

Starting Monday, FDA Banning E-Cigarette Sales to Minors August 08, 2016

Agency also details other retail restrictions on access to vaping products

Mental Illness May Make Teens Vulnerable to Drugs, Alcohol August 05, 2016

Brazilian study found half of those who smoked, drank, did pot had symptoms of psychological disorders

Smoking Rates Still High in Some Racial Groups, CDC Reports August 04, 2016

Nearly 4 in 10 American Indians and Alaska Natives smoke cigarettes

Is Pot Harder on the Heart Than Tobacco? July 27, 2016

Damaging effects from marijuana smoke last three times longer than tobacco's, rat study finds

Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal July 22, 2016

Weight, race, education and lifestyle all affect timing, duration of symptoms, research indicates

Women Smokers at Higher Risk for Brain Bleed July 21, 2016

'Devastating' hemorrhage often affects younger people, neurologist says

'Cool' Factor Often Spurs Teens to Try E-Cigarettes July 18, 2016

They're not using these products to try to stop smoking, researchers say

1 in 5 Americans Uses a Tobacco Product July 14, 2016

CDC report raises concerns about e-cigarettes, hookahs

Apartment Dwellers More Likely to Smoke: CDC July 13, 2016

Buildings with multiple residences bring higher danger of secondhand fumes than do private homes

Are E-Cigs Slowing Teen Anti-Smoking Push? July 11, 2016

Researchers blame the devices for a leveling off of smoking's decline

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Under-Reported July 07, 2016

About 1 in 6 expectant moms seems unable to kick the cigarette habit, researchers say

E-Cigs May Damage Cells in Mouth June 30, 2016

Findings suggest a possible increase in the risk of oral disease, researchers say

Health Risks Higher for LGBT Community June 27, 2016

Researchers suggest stigma contributes to higher rates of drinking, smoking and 'psychological distress'

Smoking May Hinder Common Breast Cancer Treatment June 24, 2016

Cigarettes and drugs called aromatase inhibitors appear to be a bad mix, researchers say

Southern States Lagging in Tough Smoking Bans, CDC Says June 23, 2016

Only 6 in 10 Americans covered by state or local laws banning smoking in public places

Depression Plagues Many With COPD June 17, 2016

Studies found 1 in 4 patients affected, and readmission to hospital for respiratory illness more likely

E-Cigarettes a Gateway to Smoking for Teens: Study June 13, 2016

2 out of 5 who vaped went on to traditional cigarettes, small U.S. review finds

Teen Smoking Down, E-Cigarette Use Up June 09, 2016

CDC survey finds adolescents hear some health messages, but not all

Gruesome Cigarette Pack Images Seem to Help Some People Quit June 06, 2016

Many smokers can't shake the haunting FDA-proposed visuals, study finds

Most Smokers Don't Stick With E-Cigarettes May 31, 2016

'Vaping' only replaces tobacco use for a small group of people, study finds

Smoking Harms Black Americans' Kidneys, Study Suggests May 25, 2016

Researchers say inflammation or cigarette by-product may play a role

Why Heavy Drinking Seems to Boost Desire to Smoke More May 18, 2016

Study sheds light on how alcohol habit may make it harder to overcome nicotine addiction

Many Smokers Have COPD Symptoms, Without Diagnosis May 18, 2016

It's not clear how many will go on to have the full-blown respiratory ailment, researchers said

If 1 in 10 U.S. Smokers Quits, $63 Billion Saved May 10, 2016

Study finds the health cost benefits come within a year

E-Cigarette Poisonings Skyrocket Among Young Kids: Study May 09, 2016

Swallowing the liquid nicotine appears to affect kids under 6 the most, data show

Young LGBT Adults Are Target of FDA Stop-Smoking Campaign May 06, 2016

Tobacco use is common among these 18- to 24-year-olds, agency says

FDA Banning E-Cigarette Sales to Minors May 06, 2016

Agency also wants other retail restrictions on access to vaping products

E-Cigarettes 'In' at Some Schools April 29, 2016

In certain places, teens more likely to vape, regardless of regular cigarette use, study says

E-Cigarette Ads May Help Lure Teens to the Habit: Study April 25, 2016

Researchers, experts call for ban on such promotions, much like what happened with tobacco cigarette ads

No Drop in Teen Use of Tobacco Products, CDC Says, and E-Cigs May Be Why April 14, 2016

Electronic smoking devices have now eclipsed traditional cigarettes as most widely used product among kids

Even Light Hookah Use May Cause Airway Problems April 13, 2016

Scientists found lung cell abnormalities in those who smoke from the pipes occasionally

Besides Your Lungs, Smoking May Harm Your Job Prospects, Paycheck April 11, 2016

Income difference works out to more than $8,000 annually, study finds

Underweight or Obese Women Who Drink and Smoke May Have Higher Asthma Risk April 09, 2016

Link was less pronounced in men, research finds

Smoking Rates Stall Among Young Blacks April 08, 2016

Progress in anti-smoking campaigns slows as tobacco companies ramp up marketing in black neighborhoods, study says

Study: Smoking Hikes Chances of Early Death for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients April 04, 2016

But risk declines after quitting, researchers find

Smoking During Pregnancy Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds March 31, 2016

Discovery could help explain link between expectant moms' tobacco use and kids' health problems

Smoking Triggers Big Changes in Mouth Bacteria, Study Finds March 29, 2016

But quitting eventually returns levels to normal

CDC: Federal Anti-Smoking Campaign Still Paying Off March 28, 2016

Ads have helped at least 400,000 Americans to give up tobacco since 2012, survey finds

Heart Attacks Striking Younger, Fatter Americans: Study March 24, 2016

Doctors, patients need to work together to prevent cardiac disease, experts say

Black Smokers Less Likely to Get Lung Cancer Screening March 18, 2016

Racial differences in smoking patterns probably why, researchers suggest

'Cold Turkey' May Work Best for Quitting Smoking March 14, 2016

Stopping over time is less effective, British researchers say

Mom's Smoking May Put Kids at Higher Risk of COPD in Adulthood March 11, 2016

Risk was almost tripled when mothers smoked heavily, but study didn't prove cause and effect

Graphic Cigarette Warnings May Target Brain's 'Quit Centers' February 26, 2016

Areas linked to emotions, decision-making and memory are triggered, researchers suggest

U.S. Internet Searches Highlight E-cig's Surging Popularity February 19, 2016

Most want information about buying the nicotine-laced devices, not their health effects, analysis shows

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