Study: Smokers May Tap Into Multiple Sources For NicotineA major study on American smoking habits suggests e-cigarettes are often used to get a nicotine fix in places where taking a puff is usually frowned upon.
Study: Government Anti-Smoking Campaign Cost $480 Per Smoker Who QuitTwo new studies found that the health care cost of smoking is higher than previously thought and that a governmental program has been cost-effective in getting smokers to quit.
Georgia College Smoking Ban Goes Into Effect Wednesday A rule smoking ban at all University System of Georgia campuses is scheduled to go into effect this week.
Study: Nearly 1 In 5 High School Students Smokes HookahAccording to a new study, nearly one in five high school seniors reported smoking hookah this past year.
Study: Smokers Say Using E-Cigarettes is Just "Cooler" Than Using Other InhalersIn a recent study out of Rutgers University, the popularity of e-cigarettes was determined
Study: Cancer Risk In E-Cigarette VaporsAccording to a new study, vapor from e-cigarettes damage human cells in much the same way as smoke from traditional cigarettes.
Georgia University System To Vote On Smoking Ban University System of Georgia officials are expected to weigh in on a tobacco ban that would apply to all campuses in the university system.
Study: Second-Hand Smoke Linked Increased Risk For Miscarriages And StillbirthsResearch suggests women exposed to second-hand smoke for over 10 years are at higher risk for miscarriages and stillbirths.
Study: Third-Hand Smoke Exposure As Deadly As SmokingExposure 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.
Fire Destroys Middle Ga. Hindu Worship Center, Officials Investigating CauseMiddle Georgia fire officials are working to determine the cause of a blaze that destroyed a Hindu worship and community center in Lizella.
Study: Teenagers Find Slim Cigarettes Cooler, SaferAccording 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.
Study: Marijuana Linked To Lung CancerAccording to a new study, heavy smoking of marijuana may double the risk of contracting lung cancer.