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Feature: Radical Reasons Explain Why Smoking Harms Babies
New research has found why mothers who smoke or are exposed to second-hand tobacco smoke can cause permanent damage to the health of their babies.
Browse: Quitting Cigarettes by Vaping Isn’t So Easy
Browse: E-Cig Health Claims Are a Smokescreen to Hook Youth Browse: Do Electronic Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit? Yes, But…
conSCIENCE: Big Tobacco’s Innovative Smokescreen
While tobacco companies claim to be cooperating with health authorities to reduce smoking, new tobacco products are squarely aimed at recruiting new smokers.
Expert Opinion: New plain packaging research - experts respond
As New Zealand deliberates over the introduction of 'plain packaging' for cigarettes, a new study confirms that such measures reduce the appeal of tobacco products.