Put a Cork in It: Drinking a Bottle of Wine Per Week Is as Bad as Smoking 10 Cigarettes, Researchers Say

If you think a glass of wine a few nights a week can’t be that bad for your health, consider that it could be the healthy equivalent of smoking five to 10 cigarettes. That’s according to a new study published in the journal BMC Public Health, in which researchers looked at how one type of […]

When Cigarette Smoke Gets In Your Eyes—and Vascular System—It Could Impair Your Eyesight

Heavy smokers may get more than smoke in their eyes, according to new research on the effects of smoking more than 20 cigarettes a day. A study in the journal Psychiatry Research found that chronic smokers have a diminished ability to distinguish colors and contrasts, and that over a prolonged period of using tobacco products, […]