Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different types of lung cancer, what tests are available, what the symptoms are, and what treatments are available.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTDespite worldwide progress since the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) came into effect in 2005, not all key demand-reduction measures have been fully implemented at the same...
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, we discuss the most common complications that can develop from lung cancer, including neuropathy, blocked airways, and pleural effusion.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at two types of lung cancer. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and various treatments here.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAbout one in four U.S. middle and high school students - nearly 6.5 million youths - report being exposed to secondhand aerosol from e-cigarettes at least once within the past 30 days, according to...
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTSmokers treated for breast cancer have much higher risks than non-smokers of developing lung cancer or heart attack as a result of radiotherapy - according to a new study funded by Cancer Research...
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 PDTWhat is small cell lung cancer and what are the causes and associated risk factors? How is SCLC diagnosed and what are the different stages?
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at advanced lung cancer. Learn about how it is classified, as well as how we might increase early detection.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about A-fib and the recommended lifestyle changes a person may make. What does A-fib do to the body and how might it be treated?
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is non-small cell lung cancer and what are the different types? Learn about its potential complications and the tests that are used to diagnose it.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about metastatic lung cancer and second primary cancer. What causes metastatic lung cancer and how might it be prevented?
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew peer-reviewed research published in Drugs Education Prevention and Policy shows that e-cigarettes are not increasing the likelihood of tobacco consumption and may in fact be contributing to...
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is Pancoast syndrome, what are Pancoast tumors, and what is Homer’s syndrome? Learn about diagnosis, when to see a doctor, surgery, and prevention.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different stages of lung cancer, how it is diagnosed and treated, and how to possibly reduce the risk of lung cancer.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTPeople with intermittent explosive disorder (IED) - a condition marked by frequent physical or verbal outbursts - are at five times greater risk for abusing substances such as alcohol, tobacco and...
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the relationship between coughing and COPD, how coughing from COPD may change over time, and when to see a doctor.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA first-ever guideline from the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care on tobacco use by children and youth aged 5 to 18 years recommends that physicians should play a more active role in...
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTBrainy teens may be less likely to smoke, but more likely to drink alcohol and use cannabis, than their less academically gifted peers, suggests research published in the online journal BMJ Open.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers suggest that evoking treasured memories through nostalgic public service announcements could be an effective quit-smoking strategy.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn the first successful randomized trial of its kind, researchers have provided preliminary evidence that telephone-based smoking cessation counseling given to smokers shortly after undergoing lung...
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTNicotine the primary compound found within tobacco smoke is known to change the grouping of some subtypes of nicotinic receptors, but the mechanisms for nicotine addiction remain unclear.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new mouse study investigates the neurological impact of perinatal exposure to nicotine. The findings suggests nicotine impacts the offspring's hearing.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat is asthma and what is COPD? Who gets asthma and COPD, can other disorders cause similar symptoms, and what are the treatments for breathing disorders?
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 07:00:00 PDTStudy found smokers who switched to e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement for 6 months had much lower carcinogen and toxin levels than those who did not.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe sticky residue left behind by tobacco smoke can do worse damage than stinking up furniture and discoloring walls.