With the positive result of their study, the researchers claim that their new method can also be used DNA damage caused by other environmental toxins.
HIV patients who smoke were twice more likely to die from their tobacco use than the infection itself.
Light or filtered cigarettes are actually more fatal than the traditional, unfiltered ones
Obesity tops the lists of preventable health conditions that shorten lives, overtaking tobacco and diabetes.
Consuming more than five servings of fruits and vegetables could reduced the risk of COPD among former and current smokers.
People who occasionally smoke or those who have consistently consumed less than one cigarette a day are still at a higher risk of dying earlier than non-smokers.
The National Housing and Urban Development has issued a new rule prohibiting smoking of any lit tobacco products, such as cigarettes, cigar and pipes, in all public housing units in the United States.
A few days ago, in New York City's Grand Central Station, an e-cigarette exploding while it was inside a man's trousers.
New research shows that children who are exposed to tobacco smoke at home at early stages of their childhood are highly likely to adopt antisocial behavior toward others, engage in proactive and reactive aggression, have conduct problems at school, and drop out at age 12.
E-cigarettes may do the equal amount of damage to gums and tissue as conventional cigarette.
Drinking a glass or two of red wine before smoking can help neutralize some of the short-term negative effects of cigarette smoking on blood vessels.
We all know that smoking kills; however, Donald Trump's US Vice President-Elect Mike Pance doesn't think so. In an article published in 2000, Pence said "smoking doesn't kill."
A recent study reveals that teens who vape or use e-cigarettes often have a higher possibility of becoming heavy cigarettes smokers in just six months.
Scientists have recently discovered that a pack-a-day smoker generates at least hundreds of DNA mutations each year. What's even more alarming is that the mutations are permanent and irreversible.