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Pill Offers Hope For Smokers Who Can't Quit Cold Turkey

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - A nicotine addiction pill can help smokers quit gradually when they can't go cold turkey, a study ...

Men And Women React To Smoking Differently, So They Might Need To Quit Differently Too

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.23.2014 | Healthy Living

A new way to image people's brains while they smoke has revealed physical evidence for a phenomenon scientists have studied for quite some time: Cigar...

Regulating Tobacco in Europe

Alberto Alemanno | Posted 05.04.2013 | World
Alberto Alemanno

While the proposal focuses predominantly on tobacco, it also extends the directive's scope to include products that do not contain tobacco, but nicotine, such as electronic and herbal cigarettes. Their marketing material must now carry health warnings.

What's Worse, Smoking Or Sitting?

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Australian researchers pit the vice-du-jour against the "silent killer" -- with surprising results. As you're no doubt sick of h...

Fewer People Lighting Up

Posted 08.23.2012 | Healthy Living

Fewer people are smoking, according to a new report from Gallup. One in five adults (20 percent) said that they smoked in the last week in the new ...

Cigarette Tax Goes Up, But Will Smokers Quit?

Elliot Wineburg MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elliot Wineburg MD

If the FDA spent more time and money on effective, medical techniques for smoking cessation, it would benefit the smoker and there would more money for quality health care across the board.

Mouth Health: Tobacco Use, Alcohol, and Oral Cancer

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

More than 35,000 Americans will be diagnosed with Oral Cancer this year. Most of them will be tobacco users of some kind -- smokers, former smokers, and smokeless tobacco users.

Sao Paulo, Brazil Bans Public Smoking

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Seth Kugel SAO PAULO, Brazil -- As part of a campaign to promote the state of Sao Paulo's wide-reaching new "anti-smoking" regulations, an ad runn...