Biggest Vaping Study Ever Links E-Cigs With Heart Attacks and Depression

Tobacco smoking adults that use electronic cigarettes have a significantly higher chance of myocardial infarction (a heart attack), as well as coronary heart disease and depression, according to the largest-ever study conducted on the public health effects of what many people refer to as vaping. The research study findings, published in a press release, will […]

The FDA Calls Out 15 Retailers For Selling Tobacco to Minors

The Food and Drug Administration has put 15 national retailers on notice for allegedly selling tobacco products to minors including Walgreens, Walmart, Kroger, and 7-Eleven. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said that he plans to contact the companies in question and ask them about their policies regarding tobacco sales and where they plan to improve, CNBC […]

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, […]