Condition Center: Tobacco Addiction
The thing about smoking is that even after you quit your body continues to have problems. You can be smoke-free for a year and still be choking on th...
The British Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has taken an official stance promoting the use of e-cigarettes for current smokers.
Teens and tobacco are not a good combination. And a new survey shows teens aren't backing away from tobacco like they used to.
There's an old saying that you can't legislate morality. When it comes to smoking, however, legislation may have a health impact.
Should psychiatric hospitals ban smoking among patients both indoors and out? Some experts disagree on whether bans like these would do more harm tha...
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is under pressure to put clear warning labels on nicotine products.
It's no secret that alcohol and tobacco addiction often go hand-in-hand. But could an addiction to one make it harder to quit the other?
Could the amount of nicotine in a cigarette determine a smoker's likelihood of addiction? Maybe so.
Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) are often marketed as a smoking cessation tool, but some experts remain skeptical.
Smoking has been tied to numerous health issues. Now an expert panel has made recommendations for doctors who care for adults and pregnant women who ...
It appears that smoking may put more than just your heart and lung health at risk.
Many video games contain tobacco content, but video game buyers may not know it — and that may be a problem.
Here’s another reason to quit smoking: your teeth.
Your ethnicity may be a factor in your cancer risk.
"AFib" may sound like a little white lie, but it’s actually a serious medical condition. Atrial fibrillation, or AFib, is the most common type of h...
Peer pressure is a concern for many parents when it comes to cigarettes. But new evidence suggests that parents' smoking habits may be a key factor, ...
It appears that workplace smoking bans and cigarette tax hikes have made a dent in youth smoking.
Could vaping be putting young people on the road to traditional smokes? Maybe so.