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WHO spells out most urgent health issues for the next 10 years

WHO spells out most urgent health issues for the next 10 years

Smokers need not apply: Fairness of no-nicotine hiring policies questioned

Smokers need not apply: Fairness of no-nicotine hiring policies questioned

Frequently cited claim that e-cigarettes are '95% safer' is misleading and outdated

Frequently cited claim that e-cigarettes are '95% safer' is misleading and outdated

Researchers report evidence linking 'vaping' to increased likelihood of asthma and COPD

Researchers report evidence linking 'vaping' to increased likelihood of asthma and COPD

Exposure to ozone pollution or wood smoke exacerbates lung disease in former and current smokers

Exposure to ozone pollution or wood smoke exacerbates lung disease in former and current smokers

2,500 vaping-related hospitalizations in the US

2,500 vaping-related hospitalizations in the US

Penn State researchers receive CDC grant to study effects of coal dust on lung disease in miners

Penn State researchers receive CDC grant to study effects of coal dust on lung disease in miners

A veteran started vaping THC to cope with chronic pain. Then he got very sick.

A veteran started vaping THC to cope with chronic pain. Then he got very sick.

Utah scientists receive NIH grant to study how air pollutants aggravate asthma in children

Utah scientists receive NIH grant to study how air pollutants aggravate asthma in children

E-cigarette vapor increases virulence and inflammatory potential of lung bacteria

E-cigarette vapor increases virulence and inflammatory potential of lung bacteria

New analysis finds link between air pollution and depression, suicide risk

New analysis finds link between air pollution and depression, suicide risk

Don’t toss that e-cig: Vaping waste is a whole new headache for schools and cities

Don’t toss that e-cig: Vaping waste is a whole new headache for schools and cities

E-cigarettes have long-term adverse effects on health

E-cigarettes have long-term adverse effects on health

E-cigarette use linked to increased risk of chronic lung diseases

E-cigarette use linked to increased risk of chronic lung diseases

Study shows non-TB lung infections rising; more in women and older people

Study shows non-TB lung infections rising; more in women and older people

Online decision aid provides more knowledge about the benefits of genomic sequencing

Online decision aid provides more knowledge about the benefits of genomic sequencing

Mologic starts major clinical trial to validate point-of-care COPD exacerbation alert system

Mologic starts major clinical trial to validate point-of-care COPD exacerbation alert system

Perinatal maternal antibiotic exposure may impair lung development in premature infants

Perinatal maternal antibiotic exposure may impair lung development in premature infants

Study: As married couples age, coping with their own health demands may take a mental toll

Study: As married couples age, coping with their own health demands may take a mental toll

New treatment approach could improve outcomes for people with cystic fibrosis

New treatment approach could improve outcomes for people with cystic fibrosis