According to a new study, vapor from e-cigarettes damage human cells in much the same way as smoke from traditional cigarettes.
University System of Georgia officials are expected to weigh in on a tobacco ban that would apply to all campuses in the university system.
Research suggests women exposed to second-hand smoke for over 10 years are at higher risk for miscarriages and stillbirths.
Exposure to surfaces and objects that have been saturated in cigarette smoke, labeled as “third-hand smoke,” is just as deadly as smoking the cigarette itself.
Middle Georgia fire officials are working to determine the cause of a blaze that destroyed a Hindu worship and community center in Lizella.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each day in the United States, nearly 4,000 people younger than 18 years of age smoke their first cigarette. Within that age group, an estimated 1,000 youth become daily cigarette smokers.
According to a new study, heavy smoking of marijuana may double the risk of contracting lung cancer.
Last year, about 18 percent of adults participating in a national health survey described themselves as current smokers.
Graphic photos of health consequences on tobacco products are more effective than text warnings in deterring smokers from continuing the habit.
An eastern Alabama high school student faces an attempted assault charge after authorities say he planned to use homemade explosives in a terrorist attack on fellow students at his school.