Lung cancer is one of the deadliest cancers in the United States, accounting for 27 percent of all cancer deaths a year.
The number of underage smokers in the UK rose by 50,000 from 2010 to 2011.
THe FDA will abandon the project of requiring cigarette packages to be printed with graphic images of the consequences of smoking.
An estimated 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, making it the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.
It seems that what’s good for the heart is good for the fight against cancer.
Just a week after a judge refused to approve a ban on large sodas in New York, the city's Michael Bloomberg on Monday proposed a new ban which would stop retail stores from displaying cigarettes as part of his plan to lower smoking rates in the city.
A new study found childhood depression responsible for obesity and smoking, which increase the chances for developing heart diseases.
Researchers found that children who date frequently in middle school might have a higher chance of dropping out of high school.
Study finds that children who experience a divorce have a higher risk for smoking.
Researchers writing in the Journal of the American Medical Association say that smokers admit the prospect of weight gain makes some reluctant to quit the habit. The study investigated if the weight gain following smoking cessation would counteract the positive effects quitting has on your cardiovascular system.
New research discovered that mummies from three different continents suffered from hardened arteries and heart diseases.
Study finds that white women living in the rural areas of southern and western states may be dying sooner than the rest of the nation.
If the proposal becomes a law, it would be the most far-reaching smoking ban in the country.
It's never too late to quit smoking, according to a new study that found that lifelong smokers who gave up smoking later on in life were able to cut their risk of heart attack and stroke by an overwhelming 40 percent within just five years of quitting.
Talking to your children about your regrets of past drug use may seem like a good way to warn them about the dangers of using drugs, but a new study revealed that the plan of full disclosure may actually backfire.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.