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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

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

It was found that smokers of both sexes may contract cancer due to moderate drinking....

Aug 19 2015, 6:56am CDT

Nicotine Eating Bacteria May Help Quit Smoking

Nicotine Eating Bacteria May Help Quit Smoking

The newly discovered bacterial enzyme can lead to a successful anti-smoking drug...

Aug 9 2015, 9:44pm 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

10 Benefits of Quitting Smoking

10 Benefits of Quitting Smoking

The following are 10 solid reasons to give up the addiction of smoking for the sake of your health and well-being....

Jul 25 2015, 6:26am 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

E-Cigarettes Use triples among US Teen

E-Cigarettes Use triples among US Teen

The use of e-cigarettes among the youth in recent years has been on the increase. Steps will have to be taken to tackle this ha...

Apr 17 2015, 5:01am CDT

Even Recreational Marijuana May Be Linked To Brain Changes

Even Recreational Marijuana May Be Linked To Brain Changes

Adding to earlier evidence that marijuana may be linked to lasting neurological changes, a new study in the Journal of Neurosci...

Apr 16 2014, 1:32am 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

Quit Smoking says Leonard Nimoy to his Fans

Quit Smoking says Leonard Nimoy to his Fans

Quit smoking was the message an 82 year old Leonard Nimoy had for his fans. The very popular thespian played the role of the po...

Feb 8 2014, 3:58am 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

Jenny McCarthy Quits Smoking in 2014

Jenny McCarthy Quits Smoking in 2014

Jenny McCarthy's New Year resolution is to give up smoking....

Jan 1 2014, 6:47am 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

With Its War On E-Cigarettes, The University Of California Ignores Real Crimes

With Its War On E-Cigarettes, The University Of California Ignores Real Crimes

By Dr. Alexandre Padilla Starting this January, the University of California’s campuses will go smoke-free, but in an ironic tw...

Dec 20 2013, 8:34am 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

Crown7 Unveils New Faux Cigarette

Crown7 Unveils New Faux Cigarette

Crown7 has announced a new electronic cigarette called the HYDRO that allows smokers to satisfy their oral fixation without bei...

Dec 4 2008, 8:00am CST

Ruyan Vegas Freestyle E-cigar for the Smoker Poser

Ruyan Vegas Freestyle E-cigar for the Smoker Poser

I have never been a smoker it’s just not something that I have ever been interested in doing. On occasion when I hang out with...

Jul 11 2008, 10:35am CDT

World's First Vitamin E Cigarette

World's First Vitamin E Cigarette

Germany Tobacco Group AG introduces the world's first Vitamin E Cigarette. It had to happen, now that almost everything is enha...

Sep 21 2007, 8:11am CDT