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SF Proposed Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products

San Francisco is proposing a city-wide ban on flavored tobacco products (including menthol and e-liquid), following studies and reports that showed targeting of vulnerable populations like African...

New Video on Smoking and Mental Illness

Video of Meet the doctor helping people with mental health issues quit smoking

Perceptions of Harm to Children Exposed to Secondhand Aerosol From Electronic Vapor Products, Styles Survey, 2015

The CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health released a new tobacco-related article in today’s edition of the journal Preventing Chronic Disease titled, “Perceptions of Harm to Children Exposed to...

Ventilated Filters Raise Adenocarcinoma Risk

Two new "weight-of-evidence" reviews strongly suggest that filter ventilation in cigarettes has contributed to the rise in lung adenocarcinomas among those who smoke - evidence that could lead to...