Latest Health effects of tobacco Stories

2012-08-01 12:56:50

The risk was raised even at lower levels of distress that would not usually come to the attention of mental health services.

2012-06-29 06:16:14

An estimated 46 million Americans are current smokers, and approximately 70% of them wish they had never smoked, and want to quit. While it is the 4,000 chemicals within the burning cigarette that causes the health problems associated with smoking, it is the nicotine within the tobacco that keeps the smoker hooked.

2012-06-26 14:09:25

A new study comparing lung cancer death rates among women by year of birth shows dramatic differences in trends between states, likely reflecting the success or failure of tobacco control efforts.

2012-06-24 23:00:30

Electronic e cigarette starter kits, available at http://electroniccigarettehub.org/ are helping thousands of lifelong smokers quit the habit.

2012-06-18 05:42:48

Smoking quitlines have been heralded as an effective and inexpensive way to curb smoking addiction. Now, a new study reveals that they could potentially intervene in alcohol addiction as well.

Graphic Warning Labels On Cigarettes Help Smokers Recall Dangers Of Smoking
2012-06-15 12:20:17

Graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging can improve smokers' recall of the health risks associated with smoking.

2012-06-13 08:16:39

A new report by researchers from the German Cancer Institute in Heidelberg, Germany delves into the connection found between smoking and death.

Quit Smoking With Help From Fruits And Vegetables
2012-06-07 06:03:18

New research reveals that eating more fruits and vegetables could help people quit smoking and remain tobacco-free for a longer period of time.

2012-06-06 05:34:28

Around 23% of women enter pregnancy as smokers, and more than half continue to smoke during pregnancy despite the health risks to the baby, excess healthcare costs at delivery and in the future.

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