Does smoking seem to ease the pain of a bad back? Or an aching joint? Or abdominal discomfort? Think twice before lighting up that cigarette. Any relief you feel will be short-term.
You can’t stop the clock. But you can take steps to delay the onset of wrinkles. Our dermatologist shares tips for keeping your skin looking younger, longer.
Get the facts about what smoking tobacco and marijuana does to your voice, why and if it’s reversible.
The study builds on previous data showing how vaping and e-cigarettes put teens at higher risk of catching coronavirus.
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Even if you’ve been a lifelong smoker, it is never too late to quit. In this article, our experts explain how your lungs – and the rest of your body – begin recovering, less than half an hour after you quit.
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If you’re avoiding quitting smoking because you’re afraid of weight gain you shouldn’t let it get in the way of kicking the habit once and for all. Because there’s good news — people who quit gain an average of only about five pounds after they quit. Most gain fewer than 10 pounds and many don’t gain weight at all. You’re also more likely to exercise after you quit.
Smoking is always bad for you. But here’s why it’s especially bad if you smoke before having surgery.