National Updates

A new US study has found that a high proportion of smokers enrolled in stop-smoking programs during a hospital stay [...]
Wed, Aug 23, 2017
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Having friends who smoke doubles the risk that youth ages 10 to 19 will pick up the habit, finds new [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
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Smokers were found to be 20 percent more likely to quit smoking when packs of cigarettes cost just one dollar [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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New research suggests that teenagers who had tried an e-cigarette were almost four times more likely to start smoking a [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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Tobacco companies have known for decades that, without counseling, NRT hardly ever works, and that consumers often use it to [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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A history of smoking significantly increases the chance that survivors will experience recurrence of a brain aneurysm, according to a [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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A recent article finds that current smoking in older people increases the risk of developing frailty, though former smokers did [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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Latest global estimates illustrate the vast impact of the two most common chronic respiratory diseases, with 3.2 million deaths from [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
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