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Smoking May Hurt More Than Your Health

Smoking May Hurt More Than Your Health

Smoking impacts your life in so many ways, including the old standby that we have always heard: it impacts your health. However...

Apr 11 2016, 2:07pm CDT

Quitting Smoking Cold Turkey Better Than Quitting Gradually: Study

Quitting Smoking Cold Turkey Better Than Quitting Gradually: Study

Researchers say that quitting smoking more abruptly helps in leaving smoking more effectively than leaving the habit gradually....

Mar 15 2016, 7:58am CDT

Heavily Smoking Mothers Put Kids at Higher Risk of COPD Later in Life

Heavily Smoking Mothers Put Kids at Higher Risk of COPD Later in Life

Risk of having chronic lung disease is almost three times higher when mothers smoke more than 20 cigarettes per day....

Mar 14 2016, 3:10am CDT

San Francisco Raises Smoking Age

San Francisco Raises Smoking Age

Starting on June 1, anyone in San Francisco who wants to buy tobacco products must be 21 years of age, an increase from 18, the...

Mar 2 2016, 6:50pm CST

Teens smoking marijuana

Smoking Marijuana Before and After Age 16 Induces Arrested Brain Development

Researchers from the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas based in Dallas have found a relationship between the ag...

Feb 16 2016, 5:53am CST

Smoking in movies

Smoking Scenes in Movies Should Be Rated To Discourage Teenage Smoking

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published a third edition of its report “Smoke-free Movies: From Evidence to Action,” s...

Feb 2 2016, 5:59am CST

Pot Smoking Does Not Lower IQ

Pot Smoking Does Not Lower IQ

A study found no proof of marijuana use causing low intelligence levels in teenagers....

Jan 20 2016, 9:45pm CST

Vaping on e-cigarette

Adverts of Flavored E-Cigarettes Encourage Smoking among School Kids

A study carried out by researchers from the University of Cambridge and titled “Impact of advertisements promoting candy-like f...

Jan 18 2016, 9:06am CST

E-cigarettes Don’t Help People Quit Smoking: Study

E-cigarettes Don’t Help People Quit Smoking: Study

E-cigarettes lower the chances of quitting tobacco by about 28% when compared to those who do not use them....

Jan 16 2016, 8:54am CST

Jennifer Lawrence Admits Kissing Liam Hemsworth and Smoking Pot Before Oscars

Jennifer Lawrence Admits Kissing Liam Hemsworth and Smoking Pot Before Oscars

Jennifer Lawrence does not plead the Fifth Amendment while confessing that she smoked pot pre-Oscars and kissed her co-star whi...

Dec 23 2015, 5:53am CST

Hiding Tobacco Products at Stores Cuts Teens' Smoking Risk

Hiding Tobacco Products at Stores Cuts Teens' Smoking Risk

By keeping tobacco products hidden at convenience stores, the health of adolescents could be saved from certain ruin....

Nov 23 2015, 7:02am CST

Smoking in U.S. Adults Hits to Lowest Levels in 50 Years: CDC

Smoking in U.S. Adults Hits to Lowest Levels in 50 Years: CDC

The smoking rate has declined to 16.8% in 2014 compared to 20.9% in 2005....

Nov 15 2015, 2:59am CST

Will the US Change the Smoking Age?

Will the US Change the Smoking Age?

Many people are urging the US to raise the age to 21....

Oct 27 2015, 8:19am CDT

The Ban of Cigarettes at CVS Lowered Smoking Numbers

The Ban of Cigarettes at CVS Lowered Smoking Numbers

CVS caused quite a stir last year when they announced that they would no longer be selling tobacco products, as it was directly...

Sep 3 2015, 8:51am CDT

Daily Pot Smoking at Highest in US College Students in 35 Years

Daily Pot Smoking at Highest in US College Students in 35 Years

More college students have admitted to smoking weed rather than cigarettes as reported in the past few years....

Sep 1 2015, 8:20am CDT

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

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

Paul McCartney Quits Smoking Weed for His Grandchildren

Paul McCartney Quits Smoking Weed for His Grandchildren

Paul McCartney shares details about his fitness regime and the reason why he stopped using hash!...

Jun 1 2015, 3:36am CDT

Heidi Klum Stewardess Photo is Smoking Hot

Heidi Klum Stewardess Photo is Smoking Hot

Super model, TV host and media mogul Heidi Klum stuns in a promo photo for her new German TV show as stewardess....

Feb 11 2015, 8:15am CST

Tyson Chandler Leads Dallas Mavericks in Smoking New York Knicks

Tyson Chandler Leads Dallas Mavericks in Smoking New York Knicks

Tyson Chandler Leads Dallas Mavericks in Smoking New York Knicks...

Nov 27 2014, 3:04am CST

Is Eating Marijuana Indeed Riskier Than Smoking It?

Is Eating Marijuana Indeed Riskier Than Smoking It?

As more states are on the way to legalizing medical marijuana, a different pot conversation has heated up: The potential health...

Jun 5 2014, 3:01am 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

Dakota Johnson Fifty Shades of Grey Elle Cover is Smoking Hot

Dakota Johnson Fifty Shades of Grey Elle Cover is Smoking Hot [Video]

Fifty Shades of Grey star Dakota Johnson channels her role in new very sexy cover for Elle magazine. See the photos and watch t...

Feb 7 2014, 7:27am 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