Officials say teen had ‘chronic underlying medical condition,’ but condition has not been identified.
Acute exposure to traffic-related air pollution can lead to lower airway neutrophils to release of neutrophil extracellular traps, which is linked to COPD severity and airflow limitations.
Active smokers hospitalized for a major surgical procedure who started nicotine replacement therapy within 2 days of admission had similar outcomes as those who were not prescribed nicotine replacement therapy.
Changes in left ventricular size, subclinical dysfunction reported for regular cannabis use vs rare/no use.
Increased risk for GDM seen across all levels of prepregnancy BMI and gestational weight gain.
Nicotine content of the 2 newly approved cigarettes is less than 1 mg per cigarette.
CDC will no longer monitor nonhospitalized patients due to similarities with hospitalized cases.
The number of Americans stricken with a severe, sometimes fatal lung illness tied to vaping has now reached 1888.
There is little evidence to suggest that cannabinoids improve mental disorders.
First use of menthol, mint, or other flavored cigarette vs nonflavored cigarette tied to later cigarette use.
Guidelines highlight importance of asking patients about e-cigarette, or vaping, use in nonjudgmental way.
And, 26 vaping-related deaths across 21 states have now been reported.
Late chronotype and daytime sleepiness are associated with unhealthy life habits, including consumption of alcohol and caffeinated beverages and smoking high school students.
Bill would restrict nicotine content to a maximum of 20 mg/mL.
Researchers sought to determine whether parental smoking is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation among offspring by evaluating data on offspring cohort participants who had known smoking parents in the original cohort of the multigenerational Framingham Heart Study.
The Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee (NDAC) of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recommended the approval of the New Drug Application (NDA) from GlaxoSmithKline for an over-the-counter (OTC) nicotine mouth spray to aid in smoking cessation (9 to 6 vote). The nicotine mouth spray (NMS) delivers 1mg nicotine per spray; each dispenser would deliver…
Patient first suffered from shortness of breath, which rapidly progressed to acute respiratory distress syndrome.
The number of confirmed or suspected severe lung illnesses linked to vaping has risen to 530 cases across 38 states and the Virgin Islands.
Governor says flavored e-cigarettes account for 68% of those sold in New York.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.