The FDA will exploring reduce nicotine in cigarettes so that the products are no longer addictive.
Tobacco companies want U.S. regulators to bless smokeless tobacco as a safer alternative to smoking, as cigarette consumption falls. In its campaign, Big Tobacco has unusual supporters: some public-health advocates.
However, the number of teens vaping or smoking declined last year, a study shows.
“This is unimaginable, extraordinary progress," advocates say.
The nation has largely won the war on smoking, unless you’re uneducated or live in a rural area.
People who regularly use electronic cigarettes are less dependent on their product than those who regularly use traditional cigarettes, according to researchers.
Nicotine-based e-cigarettes are potentially as harmful as unfiltered cigarettes when it comes to causing DNA damage, new research indicates.