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University Motivates Students to Stop Smoking by Giving Free Food

Dec 28, 2016 AM EST A university in Turkey is motivating students to quit smoking using free meals -- for a whole academic year.

E-Cigarettes Also Contain Some Toxic Elements, Study

Aug 30, 2014 AM EDT Second-hand smoke from electronic cigarettes might be less dangerous smoke from traditional ones. However, they release toxins into the air, according to a new study by the University of Southern ...

Californian Researchers Find Dangerous Levels of CO Gas in Elephant Seals.

May 21, 2014 AM EDT The carbon monoxide level in an elephant seal is equal to that of smokers who ingest 40 or more cigarettes every day, according to a University of California, San Diego study.

E-cigarettes Make Supebugs More Deadly: Study

May 19, 2014 AM EDT Nicotine-laden vapor from e-cigarettes makes the untreatable MRSA superbug more poisonous.

Blame Vodka for Early Deaths in Russian Men, Study

Jan 31, 2014 AM EST A new Oxford University study found vodka to be the main cause of early deaths in Russia. Researchers said that 25 percent of Russian men die before the age of 55 when compared to 7 percent of UK men. ...

E-Cigs Pose Greater Health Risk than Conventional Cigarettes, Study

Dec 14, 2013 AM EST E-cigarette smokers should now think twice before taking a puff as they are more likely to inhale nicotine and toxins than the conventional cigarette smokers, according to a New York University study.

Teens, Who Attain Puberty Early, Experiment with Cigarettes, Alcohol and Marijuana, Study

Oct 10, 2013 AM EDT Teens who begin their puberty at an early age are more likely to try out cigarettes, alcohol and marijuana, according to a new study conducted by public health researcher Jessica Duncan Cance of ...

Methanol Cigarette Use Increasing Among Teens and Young Adults, Study

Sep 10, 2013 AM EDT Menthol cigarette smoking is steadily increasing among young adults, which is ruining overall efforts to curb smoking among teens, according to a new study.

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