National Updates

Waterpipe tobacco smoking, otherwise known as 'hookah' or 'shisha,' is becoming increasingly popular worldwide, especially among youth. Traditional hookahs burn [...]
Wed, May 22, 2019
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In a new mouse study, neonatal exposure to nicotine changed the biochemistry of reward circuitry in the brain. Researchers suggest [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
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Most people who smoke e-cigarettes want to quit and many have tried to reduce their use, according to researchers. The [...]
Tue, May 21, 2019
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If a room or car is smoky, stay away until it has cleared. That's the main message of new research. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019
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Lung cancer in people who have never smoked is more common than most people think, and on the rise. Historically [...]
Fri, Apr 26, 2019
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New evidence published in the Cochrane Library provides high quality evidence that people who use a combination of nicotine replacement [...]
Tue, Apr 23, 2019
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A new study of more than 25 million pregnant women reports on rates of smoking cessation at the start of [...]
Fri, Apr 19, 2019
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Smokers who are trying to quit may not always have to reach for a piece of nicotine gum to stave [...]
Mon, Apr 15, 2019
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Kicking the habit works best in pairs. That's the main message of a new study. 'Quitting smoking can be a [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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Research has found a dedicated intervention to help people with severe mental illness stop smoking can double quit rates at [...]
Mon, Apr 08, 2019
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