Prenatal tobacco smoke exposure appears to be associated with airflow obstruction in children who have asthma.
Adolescents who use electronic cigarettes with higher levels of nicotine may progressively increase the frequency and intensity of smoking.
A significant enrichment of potential pathogens occurred in patients who smoked and who were admitted to the hospital for severe trauma.
Current use of 2 or more tobacco products was highest among installation, maintenance, and repair workers.
Researchers found the first evidence that smoking modifies previously reported inverse associations between specific polymorphisms and Parkinson Disease.
Replacing smoking with vaping would result in "substantial" life-year gains.
Smokers with HIV who are adherent to antiretroviral therapy are still likely to die from lung cancer.
The prevalence of smoking is higher in people who have experienced myocardial infarction.
E-cigarettes that contain nicotine may cause arterial stiffness and increase blood pressure and heart rate.
Asking patients to stop smoking before undergoing cosmetic surgery can promote long-term smoking cessation with 40.5% of participants in a recent study no longer smoking on a daily basis.
Study results suggest that smoking status is a potential independent risk factor for psoriasis.
Only 22.7% of smokers with coronary heart disease received some kind of smoking cessation pharmacotherapy during their hospitalization.
In an effort to reduce nicotine to "non-addictive" levels, the FDA will begin a public dialogue.
While counseling is common, few patients are actually prescribed a smoking cessation medication.
Researchers sought to analyze previous data in a real-world context.
Women who experienced a major depressive episode were more likely to be smokers, researchers found.
Electronic medical records inadequate for determining whether patients meet pack-year requirement for lung cancer screening researchers warn.
Smokers had worse rhinosinusitis symptoms and used more antibiotics and oral corticosteroids to treat sinus infections.
Participating countries agreed to introduce policies including high tobacco taxes and smoke-free public spaces.
Although overall tobacco use has declined, more than 4 million teenagers are still using tobacco, according to a CDC report.