The world spent about $422 billion on health care expenses attributable to smoking in 2012, according to a new analysis from researchers at the World Health Organization (WHO) and the American Cancer Society.
In 2016 we published stories about new findings in cancer risk factors, treatments, and survivorship issues in children and adults. Our writers and editors have chosen the 10 most significant stories of the year.
A new report from the US Surgeon General says e-cigarette use among youth and young adults has risen to the level of a public health concern.
People who smoke as little as 1 cigarette a day over their lifetime still have a greater risk of early death than people who have never smoked, according to a study by researchers from the National Cancer Institute.