Smoking and Tobacco

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FDA takes ‘pivotal step’ to reduce smoking rates, deaths

March 15, 2018

Read the Perspective from Harold Farber, MD, MSPH

In the Journals

E-cigarettes cause more harm than good on a population level

March 14, 2018
Although some adults may successfully quit smoking through the use of e-cigarettes, the number of those who benefit from the product is far outweighed by the number of

CDC: One in 14 women smoke during pregnancy

February 28, 2018
Slightly more than 7 percent of all women who gave birth in 2016 smoked during their gestation, according to a data brief just released from the CDC. “This report…
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Few PCPs provide patients with information regarding e-cigarettes

February 27, 2018
Primary care physicians were frequently not their patients’ main source of information when it came to e-cigarette use, according to findings recently published in…
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

You Can Reduce Secondhand Smoke Exposure! Prescribing Nicotine Replacement in the Pediatrician's Office

Pediatric Annals, September 2017, Volume 46 Issue 9
It is universally known that secondhand smoke is detrimental to children's health. There is emerging research about the…
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Leone: FDA regulating e-cigarettes reduces ‘potential for harm;’ ACP applauds decision

May 7, 2016
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