State health officials are offering help to Georgians who want to quit smoking and using tobacco products.
About three years ago, the nation’s top public health agency picked its battles. Now, it’s issuing its own report card on reaching those goals: Pretty good but needs improvement.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta announced recently that use of hookahs and e-cigarettes is on the rise in teenagers throughout the United States.
According to a recent study, Monday is the best day to quit smoking.
Light smokers are not safe from the large life expectancy cuts that come from mild cigarette use.
A national media and advertising campaign entitled “Tips From Former Smokers” is being credited for more than 200,000 smokers having quit following the three-month campaign.
Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them.
ATLANTA (AP) — First it was bars, restaurants and office buildings. Now the front lines of the “No Smoking” battle have moved outdoors. City parks, public beaches, college campuses and other outdoor venues across the […]
A Gallup Poll conducted throughout 2012 indicates that those who do not attend church are far more likely to be smokers than those who attend services regularly.
In addition to issues relating to the birth and first weeks of life for the child in regards to health, a new study had found that smoking during pregnancy could have longer-lasting effects on how the child behaves as well.