Transmissible Nature of Tobacco Smoking
New study highlights caregivers and friends as key drivers of children trying and taking up cigarette smoking.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
The Price of Cool: A Teen, a Juul and Nicotine Addiction
E-cigarettes may help tobacco smokers quit. But the alluring devices can swiftly induce a nicotine habit in teenagers who never smoked. The tale of one teen's struggle.
3 days ago - NY Times
FDA announces new steps to curb youth tobacco use
The FDA announced today that to get youth to stop smoking, it will revisit significant parts of two policies that restrict access to newly regulated non-combustible tobacco...
4 days ago - Healio
U.S. FDA Will Ban Flavored E-cigarettes at U.S. Convenience Stores
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced sweeping new restrictions on flavored tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes popular among teenagers, in an...
4 days ago - Medscape - 6 articles
The FDA Is Severely Restricting the Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes. Here's What to Know
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday followed through on a rumored plan to significantly restrict the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in an effort to keep young users...
4 days ago - Time - 6 articles
E-cigarettes affect platelet function similarly to tobacco cigarettes
Smoking electronic cigarettes provokes changes in soluble CD40-ligand, soluble P-selectin and platelet function in smokers and nonsmokers in ways that are similar to the...
4 days ago - Healio
Why Vaping Is Healthier than Cigarette Smoking
For the average person looking for information about vaping , a quick Google search turns up a lot of conflicting information. With the top results relating to how vaping is a...
5 days ago - HealthWorks Collective
Smokers who spend time with e-cigarette users are more likely to try and quit tobacco
A study by University College London found that smokers who have frequently spent time with vapers, who smoke e-cigarettes, were around 20 per cent more likely to quit tobacco.
5 days ago - Daily Mail
Juul Suspends Sales of Most Flavored Products, Stops Social Media to Address Underage Vaping
Juul Labs Inc., the maker of the e-cigarette that is wildly popular with American teens, said it stopped selling its fruit-flavored nicotine pods to stores and shut down its...
5 days ago - Time - 2 articles
High Availability of Tobacco Makes Pregnant Women Smoke
Women who are pregnant living in a neighborhood where there are lots of cigarettes-selling shops, are at a high risk to smoke, a study reveals.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.