May is Mental Health Awareness Month! How does tobacco use affect mental health and substance use conditions?
Kentucky has one of the highest smoking rates in the US – and consequently, the highest rate of lung cancer too. What happened when communities started passing smoke free air laws?
Varenicline (or Chantix) has been shown to be very helpful in getting people to quit. Could it put peoples’ heart health at risk?
Surgeons discourage smoking before and after surgery for better health outcomes and vaping is no exception.
Smoking may be on the decline for most groups, but those with substance abuse disorders uniquely suffer.
Running away from problems usually doesn’t make them go away- unless you’re trying to quit.
The FDA will be exploring new opportunities to help people quit.
A simple blood test can help people trying to quit tobacco bypass medication trial and error.
Altria and British American Tobacco will be running anti-smoking ads on primetime TV soon.
Could helping some people quit come down to just turning a gene off like a light switch?