Latest Health effects of tobacco Stories

Cigarettes More Damaging To Lungs Than Marijuana
2012-01-11 09:21:32

A new study published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that the lung capacity of marijuana smokers is not diminished by regular toking, even among those who smoked once or twice a week.

Nicotine May Help Memory Loss
2012-01-11 06:11:01

According to a new study published in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, older patients who wore a nicotine patch had improvement with mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

2012-01-09 19:52:47

Researchers have begun to identify which mutations and pathway changes lead to lung cancer in never-smokers — a first step in developing potential therapeutic targets.

Life After Cigarettes
2011-12-13 12:09:23

Life without cigarettes is not all doom and gloom. In fact, successful quitters are more satisfied with their lives and feel healthier, both one year and three years afterwards, than those who continue to smoke.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.