Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTResearchers suggest that evoking treasured memories through nostalgic public service announcements could be an effective quit-smoking strategy.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTIn 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 PSTNicotine 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 PSTA 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 PSTWhat 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 PSTStudy 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 PSTThe sticky residue left behind by tobacco smoke can do worse damage than stinking up furniture and discoloring walls.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTLung cancer screening rates remained very low and unchanged among eligible populations in 2015, despite recommendations that high risk current and former smokers be screened.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PSTNew research investigates the link between regular electronic cigarette use and cardiovascular risk factors in healthy individuals.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTIn this article, learn about 10 key facts and myths about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. These include the topics of smoking, gender, and genetics.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study finds the chemical compound may be key in normalizing brain deficits commonly associated with schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTSmokers underestimate their personal risk of illness, and a key aim of the study was to try and persuade them that these risks are personally relevant.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:00:00 PSTA compound called beta-cryptoxanthin - found in many fruits and vegetables - might lower the risk of smoking-related lung cancer, new research suggests.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTAlthough they look less like cigarettes than first-generation e-cigarettes, a new study found that the newer generation e-cigarette vape pens (also known as vaporizers) stimulate the urge to smoke...
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTCOPD has no cure but it can be alleviated. Learn about what activities and types of breathing can aid people with COPD and how pulmonary rehab may help.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTLearn about COPD and the different stages of COPD. Can the condition affect lifespan, how is COPD managed, and what lifestyle tips can help?
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTIn a new study, young children showed signs of kidney damage if their mothers smoked while pregnant.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is COPD and what is emphysema? Learn about their causes and symptoms, when to see a doctor, how they are treated, and tips to manage them at home.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTLabel information on many hookah tobacco products is misleading and may be misinterpreted by consumers, according to new research on nicotine and pH levels in hookah tobacco.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTA majority of adolescents in the United States report current cigar warning labels to be very believable, according to a new study conducted by doctors and researchers at the University of North...
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTThe 2016 Monitoring the Future (MTF) annual survey results released from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) reflect changing teen behaviors and choices in a social media-infused world.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTShisha tobacco smoking is increasing among university students in the UK and worldwide with many feeling it's more socially acceptable and less harmful than cigarette smoking - according to a study...
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is COPD and what are the different stages? Learn about the symptoms and complications of COPD and the outlook for living with end-stage COPD.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new study finds a link between regular use of the common NSAID ibuprofen and reduced risk of lung cancer death for current and former smokers.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTFirst study to successfully detect traces of marijuana chemicals in children's bodies.Relaxing with a joint around children is not very wise.