National Updates

Women who are unable to quit smoking during their pregnancy may reduce the harm smoking does to their baby's lungs [...]
Mon, May 21, 2018
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The researchers who published an article three years ago about the presence of previously undiscovered forms of formaldehyde in e-cigarette [...]
Mon, May 21, 2018
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The same proteins that moderate nicotine dependence in the brain may be involved in regulating metabolism by acting directly on [...]
Mon, May 21, 2018
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Research suggests that an immune signalling protein called interleukin (IL)-26 is increased among chronic smokers with lung disease and this [...]
Mon, May 21, 2018
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More young people are turning to marijuana as their first substance of choice, rather than smoking cigarettes or drinking alcohol, [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018
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Smoking tobacco from a waterpipe, also known as a hookah, accounted for over half of the tobacco smoke volume consumed [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018
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Being obese is associated with an increased risk of taking up smoking and smoking frequency (number of cigarettes smoked per [...]
Wed, May 16, 2018
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Cannabis use increased among parents who smoke cigarettes, as well as among non-smoking parents, according to a new study. Cannabis [...]
Mon, May 14, 2018
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A new review has compiled the best, most up-to-date source of information on alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug use and [...]
Fri, May 11, 2018
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Smoking during pregnancy has well-documented negative effects on birth weight in infants and is linked to several childhood health problems. [...]
Thu, May 10, 2018
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