National Updates

No, sitting is not the new smoking, despite what countless newspaper articles have peddled in recent years. [...]
Mon, Nov 05, 2018
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Smoking hookah tobacco acutely impairs blood vessels' ability to function, according to preliminary research. [...]
Mon, Nov 05, 2018
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Irish Famine victims were heavy smokers which caused badly rotten teeth, researchers have discovered. [...]
Wed, Oct 24, 2018
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If the mother smokes during pregnancy, there is a risk of her children going into puberty earlier. [...]
Tue, Oct 23, 2018
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New research shows added flavorings in e-cigarettes or vaping devices react to e-liquid, or e-juice, creating new compounds that could [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
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Scientists have successfully tested a potential new smoking-cessation treatment in rodents. [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
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A father's exposure to nicotine may cause cognitive deficits in his children and even grandchildren, according to a new study. [...]
Tue, Oct 16, 2018
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Early adoption of tobacco control efforts in California lead to fewer people ever smoking, reduced the amount used by those [...]
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
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A study analyzed environmental exposures, like pet and secondhand smoke, to determine if they have a role in asthma control [...]
Thu, Oct 04, 2018
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Assuming e-cigarettes are equal to cigarettes could lead to misguided research and policy initiatives, argue experts in a new commentary, [...]
Mon, Oct 01, 2018
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