News tagged with nicotine

Medicare expands coverage to help smokers quit

(AP) -- Even though they've lived with the health warnings much of their lives and doubtless seen the ill effects on friends, relatives and even themselves, about 4.5 million older Americans continue to smoke.

dateAug 28, 2010 in Health
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Smoking increases depressive symptoms in teens

While some teenagers may puff on cigarettes to 'self-medicate' against the blues, scientists at the University of Toronto and the University of Montreal have found that smoking may actually increase depressive symptoms in ...

dateAug 27, 2010 in Health
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