E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children
FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nicotine exposure
from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in
the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents,
suggests a new review of nicotine's effects.
Plain Packaging Laws Might Spur Smokers to Quit
THURSDAY, March 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Legislation that
strips cigarette packaging of all brand-specific design may boost
the number of smokers who want to try quitting, a new Australian
Smokers Fare Worse After Heart Procedures, Study Finds
MONDAY, March 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Heart patients who continue to smoke after undergoing artery-opening procedures have a much higher long-term risk of heart attack, stroke and premature death than those who quit smoking or never smoked, a new study finds.