Is Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Dangerous? Biologist Says It IsAccording to a professor at the University of California, San Francisco, marijuana smoke is three times worse for the arterial walls than cigarette smoke.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
E-Cigarettes As Bad For Your DNA As Smoking Tobacco, Study SaysA brand new test that examines DNA has concluded that the nicotine liquid-filled devices can cause as much damage to humans as standard tobacco products.
1 Cigarette Per Day Still Raises Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsBritish researchers say that even smoking just one cigarette per day still has a significant impact on a person's risk for developing heart disease or having a stroke.
Eating Apples And Tomatoes May Heal Smoker's Lungs, Study SaysAccording to a decade-long study of ex-smokers in Europe, people who quit and ate at least two tomatoes or three servings of apples every day had stronger lung function than participants who only had one serving per day.
Assembly Votes To Raise Smoking Age To 21The California Assembly has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.
Bakersfield Man Suffers Serious Injuries After E-Cigarette ExplosionLast month, 23-year-old Vicente Garza of Bakersfield had an e-ciggarette blow up in his face.
City Commission Considers Prohibiting Smoking In Taxis At All TimesA city commission is considering a rule to prohibit cab drivers from smoking in their taxis at any time, even when passengers are not around.
LA To Double Compliance Checks In Anti-Teen Smoking Crackdown City officials rolled out a new initiative Monday aimed at preventing kids from smoking through education efforts geared at parents and retailers.
Azusa Lawmaker Moves To Raise Legal Age To Buy Cigarettes To 21An Azusa lawmaker is pushing to make California the first U.S. state to raise the minimum age to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products up to 21 years old.
Santa Monica Bans Public E-Cigarette UseThe City Council unanimously approved an ordinance Tuesday night banning their use in public places.
'Breathe Free' Campaign Underway To Prep Manhattan Beach For Smoking Ban Cigarette smokers will soon no longer be welcome in Manhattan Beach.