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Cigarette Consumption Drops As Teenagers Getting Hookah-ed on Smoking

Hookah Smoking Teenager

The review by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration demonstrated that in the course of that time, teenager cigarette consumption across the country dropped from 12.6% to 8.7%, although rates in individual states were various. Wyoming had the

Styles of Smoking

Smoking Types

There are several styles of tobacco smoking. We present you the most widespread and popular styles. Cigarette Smoking Tobacco and tobacco products such as cigarettes,cigarillos, cigars, pipes and smokeless tobacco are sold all around the world. Cigarette smoking is still

About 20% of White Women Smoke While Pregnant

Smoking In Pregnancy

White women who are pregnant are more likely to smoke cigarettes than African-American or Hispanic mothers-to-be, a new government report shows. The study found that pregnant white women had high rates of cigarette smoking at 21.8% compared with 14.2% among

100-year-old woman says drink and cigarettes keep her young

Lorna Gobey smoked her first cigarette in 1940 – the same year the country was blitzed during the Battle of Britain. The retired cinema-usher, who smokes 20 Sterling Superkings Blue a day, has gone through over half-a-million cigarettes since then.

Young Smokers Light More Cigarettes While Seeing Someone Else Smoke

Young people, aged 16 to 24, who smoke daily light up more cigarettes in the company of a smoking peer. Unfortunately, anti-smoking campaigns neglect this effect, says NWO-funded researcher Zeena Harakeh. Harakeh, a social scientist from Utrecht University, sought to

Anne Curtis and Nora Aunor smoking at magazine cover photo

Like their reaction to Superstar Nora Aunor’s cover photo on YES! magazine, anti-smoking quarters have criticized the cover of another magazine’s latest issue in which Anne Curtis is shown holding a cigarette. The Philippine Medical Association (PMA) lamented that Anne’s

Philadelphia proposes mandating antismoking ads at retail counters where tobacco is sold

One might think that smoking bans in city parks and that graphic cigarette-pack labels coming from Washington represent the extreme of government meddling. But with statistics showing that smoking remains the No. 1 cause of preventable deaths, the Philadelphia Board

Menthol attenuates respiratory irritation responses to multiple cigarette smoke irritants

Menthol, the cooling agent in peppermint, is added to almost all commercially available cigarettes. Menthol stimulates olfactory sensations, and interacts with transient receptor potential melastatin 8 (TRPM8) ion channels in cold-sensitive sensory neurons, and transient receptor potential ankyrin 1 (TRPA1),

Lung disease admissions ‘to rise’

Hospital admissions for lung disease and other smoking-related disorders are expected to rise by up to a quarter in some areas of the country by 2020, according to new research. The South Coast and West Country are expected to see

Get cigarettes out of pharmacies

The use of tobacco products, including smoking cigarettes, remains a serious public health issue in the U.S. Despite many efforts, the CDC estimates that over the past 5 years, the rate of tobacco use has not significantly changed. About 1