Cancer Information/Smoking Cessation News

October 17, 2018

AHA: Why It's So Hard to Quit Smoking

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 17, 2018 (American Heart Association) — The science behind why it’s so difficult to quit smoking is crystal clear: Nicotine is addictive — reportedly […]
August 30, 2018

AHA: Why More Americans Are Kicking the Smoking Habit

THURSDAY, Aug. 30, 2018 (American Heart Association) — More and more Americans are putting out their cigarettes — for good. The overall cigarette smoking rate among […]
August 28, 2018

AHA: This Single Dad Kicked 30-Year Tobacco Habit for His Son

TUESDAY, Aug. 28, 2018 (American Heart Association) — John Jaramillo was a 45-year-old newly divorced single dad to 7-year-old Zeph. As if that weren’t enough to […]
May 31, 2018

Asthmatic Teens Even More Likely to Vape Than Those Without the Illness

THURSDAY, May 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Perhaps assuming that e-cigarettes are “safer” than tobacco, teens with asthma now vape at higher rates than those without […]
May 9, 2018

'Smoke-Free' Rooms Still Loaded With Smoke Residues, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, May 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Harmful cigarette smoke residue may be lurking in rooms where no one has ever lit up, researchers report. In […]
May 7, 2018

AHA: Smoke-Free Laws Do Seem to Help Young Adults' Hearts

MONDAY, May 7, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Laws and policies that prohibit smoking in workplaces and other public areas appeared to significantly lower the risk […]
March 15, 2018

More U.S. Teens Seeing Ads for E-Cigarettes

THURSDAY, March 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A new report finds the number of American teens who view ads extolling the pleasures of e-cigarettes is on […]
February 20, 2018

Tobacco Kills, No Matter How It's Smoked: Study

TUESDAY, Feb. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Smokers who think cigars or pipes are somehow safer than cigarettes may want to think again, new research indicates. […]