Adults Who Vape Are More Likely To Quit Cigarettes, Study FindsAdult smokers who vape are more likely to quit using cigarettes, according to a study released Monday. But e-cigarettes also increase the risk of relapse in some former smokers, the researchers found.
Smoking Sharply Rises Young Women's Risk Of A Serious Type Of Heart Attack, Study SaysSmoking is bad for your heart, especially if you are a young woman. Women under 50 who smoke may face the highest risk of a serious type of heart attack compared to men, according to a new study published Monday in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
E-Cigarettes Less Toxic To Users Than Cigarettes, Study SaysA lot of important questions surround the safety and health effects of e-cigarettes, a relatively new technology, but a new study says e-cigarettes are less toxic than traditional ones.
Study: Apples, Tomatoes May Help Repair Lungs of Former SmokersA recent study has found a diet rich in tomatoes and apples can help slow the decline of lung functionality among ex-smokers.
NYC Hikes Price Of Pack Of Cigarettes To $13, Highest In USThe price of a pack of cigarettes in New York City is going up — to at least $13 — and the number of places you can buy them is going down under legislation signed Monday by the mayor.
NC Man Found With 1,200 Cartons of Untaxed CigarettesA man was arrested after MDTA Police pulled him over Monday and found that he had nearly 1,200 cartons of untaxed cigarettes.
Growing Numbers Of Teens Now Smoking E-CigarettesA new study shows that teens who use e-cigarettes are more likely to become regular smokers. The results are now raising some serious concerns.
Local Hospital Passes Strict Anti-Smoking RuleA tough new anti-smoking law goes into effect at a major local hospital. From now on, employees who want to work at Anne Arundel Medical Center will have to pass a test to prove they're nicotine-free.
Man Pleads Guilty In Plot To Distribute CigarettesA Pikesville man has pleaded guilty to plotting to distribute $6.6 million in contraband cigarettes.
Police Looking For Two Suspects In Armed RobberyPolice are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects in an armed robbery.
CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month EarlyAs CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
Maryland Zoo In Baltimore Will Ban Smoking On GroundsThe Maryland Zoo in Baltimore will ban smoking on its grounds.
Md. Health Group Pushes For $1 Tobacco Tax HikeThe cost to keep smoking in Maryland may soon get even steeper. Another tobacco tax hike is being pushed for 2015.
Experts Increasingly Contemplate End Of SmokingA growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.
$6.5M Bust: Foreign Prescription Drugs, Cigarettes Trafficked At Pikesville PharmacyEleven people are indicted on federal charges after FBI agents find they trafficked more than $6 million in contraband cigarettes and foreign prescription drugs through a popular pharmacy and restaurant in Pikesville.