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-Cig Flavors Can Damage Cardiovascular Cells, Study FindsE-cigarette flavors can damage the cells that line your blood vessels and perhaps your heart health down the line, according to a new study of human cells in the lab.
Gov. Hogan Signs Bill Raising Legal Age To Buy Tobacco To 21Monday, Gov. Larry Hogan signed a bill that raised the age from 18 to 21.
FDA Investigating Potential Safety Issue Related To Seizures Following E-Cigarette UseThe US Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday it is investigating a possible connection between e-cigarette use and seizures in younger users.
More Americans Think E-Cigarettes Are Harmful, Study SaysMore American adults perceive electronic cigarettes to be as harmful as or more harmful than regular cigarettes, according to a new analysis.
2 People Enter Abandoned Houston Home To Smoke Weed, Find Huge TigerPolice are investigating after a tiger was found in a home in Houston Monday.
Juul Ramped Up Nicotine Levels, Competitors Followed, Study Says Leading e-cigarette company Juul Labs spurred a "widespread rush" of companies seeking to boost their own nicotine concentrations in order to mirror Juul's success, according to a paper published Thursday in the BMJ journal Tobacco Control.
Vaping Much Better Smoking Cessation Aid Than Gum, Patches, Major Study FindsA major new study provides the strongest evidence yet that vaping can help smokers quit cigarettes.
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.
Montgomery County Official Seeks Outside Dining Smoking BanIf approved, Montgomery County would be the first county in Maryland to enact such a law.
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.
FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking In LGBT CommunityThe Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.
New Initiative Hopes To Keep Teens From SmokingMore than one in six Baltimore City high school students used tobacco products for the first time last year. A new health initiative is hoping to change that.
Smokers React To New Anti-Cigarette AdA new ad campaign hopes to stop you in your tracks before reaching for a cigarette.