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E-Cigarettes Are 95% Less Harmful than Smoking, UK Study Suggests

E-cigarettes Are 95% Less Harmful than Smoking, UK Study Suggests

E-cigarettes contributes to less diseases and health inequalities than conventional cigarettes and should be promoted as a tool...

Aug 19 2015, 10:05pm CDT

E-Cigarettes Promote Smoking in US Teens?

E-Cigarettes Promote Smoking in US Teens?

Is the increasing popularity of e-cigarettes promoting smoking amongst teens in US?...

Jul 28 2015, 10:25am CDT

Smoking Increases Schizophrenia Risk

Smoking Increases Schizophrenia Risk

After an analysis of collective studies, researchers have revelaed that smoking increases the risk of developing neurological d...

Jul 11 2015, 6:52am CDT

Hawaii Officially Raises Smoking Age

Hawaii Officially Raises Smoking Age

Hawaii is the first state in the US to raise its smoking age to 21, a measure that was signed into law on Friday and will becom...

Jun 23 2015, 10:47am CDT

Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke

Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke

Quit smoking before the third-hand smoke destroys your and your kid's health....

Mar 21 2014, 12:40pm CDT

Quit Smoking Using Tobacco Quit and Save App

Quit Smoking Using Tobacco Quit and Save App

Smokers can now quit smoking via a special Tobacco Quit and Save application that also tells them how much they have saved by n...

Mar 21 2014, 10:06am CDT

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health

The conclusion most physicians and health experts have arrived at is that people ought to quit smoking. The reason is third-han...

Mar 21 2014, 4:45am CDT

Leonard Nimoy Quit Smoking 30 Years Ago

Leonard Nimoy Says His Fans to Quit Smoking

Leonard Nimoy quit smoking 30 years ago. Yet he now has chronic lung disease now thanks to years of smoking. That is why, he as...

Mar 8 2014, 11:23am CST

Quit Smoking If You Value Your Children’s Health

Quit Smoking If You Value Your Children’s Health

The message is clear and straightforward. Parents ought to quit smoking cigarettes if they value their children’s health....

Mar 8 2014, 5:23am CST

E-Cigarette Makers: Giving the Public the Finger

E-Cigarette Makers: Giving the Public the Finger

With Sarah Mittermaier and Lily Swartz In 1964, smoking was everywhere: on television, on airplanes, in workplaces and movie t...

Jan 27 2014, 5:30am CST

E-Cigarettes Are Not the Way to Quit Smoking

Quit Smoking But No with E-Cigarettes

Despite popular beliefs, electronic cigarettes are not the way to quit smoking. Most teenagers, who have taken to them as a mea...

Jan 27 2014, 4:51am CST

The Passive Smoking Issue Is A Rorschach Test For The Ability To Think Scientifically

The Passive Smoking Issue Is A Rorschach Test For The Ability To Think Scientifically

Word of the latest “study” only recapitulates the confusion surrounding the issue. Earlier this month the prestigious Journal o...

Dec 21 2013, 7:56pm CST

Quit Smoking But Not With Electronic Cigarettes

Quit Smoking But Not With Electronic Cigarettes

Despite popular beliefs, electronic cigarettes are not the way to quit smoking. Most teenagers, who have taken to them as a mea...

Nov 29 2013, 4:20am CST

NYC Tobacco Law Bans Sales to Anyone Under 21

NYC Tobacco Law Bans Sales to Anyone Under 21

A NYC tobacco law enacted by outgoing Mayor Bloomberg bans all sales of cigarettes to those youngsters who are under 21 years o...

Nov 20 2013, 2:46am CST