How many lives can a simple warning save? According to a new study, it's about 8 million. Researchers have discovered that anti-smoking measures that began 50 years ago this month have had a huge impact on the health of people across the United States.
It turns out that the nose isn't the only thing that can smell. Scientists have discovered that lungs also have odor receptors. The findings could have implications for smokers and reveal a bit more about how the human body senses smell.
Trebling tobacco tax globally would cut smoking by a third and prevent 200 million premature deaths this century from lung cancer and other diseases, researchers said on Wednesday.
Want to quit smoking this New Year? Then you may be in for a better night's sleep. Scientists have found that smoking disrupts the circadian clock function in both lungs and the brain.
A recent study shows that there is a higher mortality rate in Central Southern states that's most likely due to smoking. The Central South-composed of such states as Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee-may hold this title do to excessive smoking habits held by residents, according to lead s...
A long-term and population-based Finnish study on SAH (Subarachnoid haemorrhage), conducted on the basis FINRISK health examination surveys have found that a combination of some risk factors like smoking, female gender and hypertension lead to SAH.