Sorry, Kenickie. Smoking isn’t cool anymore.
Cigarette filters, introduced decades ago to reduce the number of tar smokers inhale, also alter other properties of smoke and smoking in a way that raises the risk of lung cancer, researchers say.
Get to know some of the techniques to quit smoking.
The big tobacco companies have suffered another setback when the draft of a WTO decision was leaked. The leak covered the world body's decision to back Australia in their decision to implement the cigarette plain packaging law.
A study found that smoking during pregnancy does not significantly increase risk of the child having a mental illness. The mental illnesses like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are said to be more likely caused by other factors than smoking.
Here's an update on how smokers can become immune to heart disease.
A study in the UK revealed that grandmothers who smoke may cause autism in their grandchildren
The UK is keen on reducing the number of smokers in the country. They plan to implement a plain cigarette packaging law by May 2017.
Everyone's minds decline as they grow older. To help in slowing down the brain's deterioration, a health expert shares the causes of the brain to age faster and what people should avoid doing.
The upcoming tech called KwitCase 2.0 application that helps quit smoking by using artificial intelligence, machine learning and neural gamification is made for smokers. Because of the mechanism, it can smartly provide the user a personalized plan to live a smoke-free life.
Cigarette smokers in the state are going to pay $2 more per pack of cigarette.
People who are able to have a daily dose of sunlight are more healthy.
Sagging of the breasts is a natural process in life as women age.
A new study found out that smoking cessation could be more effective when conducted after a lung cancer screening. It also found out that telephone-based counseling are much more effective than the traditional counseling method.
Finland has put in place policies at the highest possible level to completely ban tobacco smoking.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.