For Smokers, Even ‘Good’ Levels of Air Pollution Are Bad

iStock Even low levels of air pollution can pose a threat to the lungs of cigarette smokers, researchers say. They tested 29 nonsmokers, 71 smokers without lung disease, and 58 … Read More

Exposure to tobacco smoke can considerably impact teens’ health

As little as one hour of exposure to tobacco smoke per week can significantly impact the health of teens, according to a University of Cincinnati study published in the September … Read More

Moms Who Smoked as Teens More Likely to Deliver Smaller Babies

A woman’s risk of having a baby with a low birth weight is higher if she starts smoking in her teens, a new study suggests. That’s because women who start … Read More