Smoking: Don’t Let It Steer You Wrong: Facts for Teens

What’s in cigarettes? Cigarettes contain disgusting things that you would never think about putting in your body. For example, cigarettes contain tar, carbon monoxide and chemicals like DDT, arsenic and formaldehyde (a gas used to preserve dead animals). All of these things are bad for your body. Nicotine raises your risk of heart attack and […]

10 Most Popular Cigarette Brands

Believe it or not Smoking has become very common especially among the people ranging from 20 to 45 years. Although smoking is considered as a bad habit but in some communities it is considered as the status symbol. Today you can find a lot of...

Link to Tobacco rules: No ifs and buts

Tobacco rules: No ifs and buts

Barring retailers from selling cigarettes at shops within a one-kilometre radius of schools is a regulation the enforcement of which should have no room for discretion. Its enforcement should not be subject to debate or negotiation. The quality of enforcement must be tight to the...

Surgery for children motivates smoking parents to try to quit

A study published in the July issue of Anesthesiology has found that parents who smoke are more likely to attempt to quit during the time of their child’s surgery – but that they are not more likely to succeed. According to the study, these facts...

This Smoking, Prostate Cancer a Deadly Mix

Smokers diagnosed with prostate cancer are more likely to have the cancer recur after treatment and are more likely to die than non-smokers, a new study says. The study included 5,366 men in the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study who were diagnosed with prostate cancer between...

Social smoking: just like regular smoking, ONLY LIGHTER

Jay, 28, is a regular smoker. He averages one pack a day and smokes with his first coffee in the morning, on his way to work, during lunch, afternoon breaks and, mostly, over dinner and drinks with friends. A few days ago, he was waiting...

New Graphic Cigarette Warnings In USA Nothing New When Compared To Some Countries

The nine graphic health warnings to appear on every pack of cigarettes in America, announced by the FDA, are fairly tame when compared to what some countries’ authorities have introduced. In Thailand there are disturbing images, one including a tracheotomy and rotting teeth. In Brazil,...

22nd Century submits IND to FDA for VLN cigarettes

22nd Century Group, Inc. (OTCBB: XXII), a company focused on smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction, announced today that 22nd Century Limited, LLC submitted an Investigational New Drug Application (IND) to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for X-22, a prescription smoking cessation aid...