Do US smokers really know the risks? Research from Australia, Canada and Mexico shows that there are better ways to warn consumers.
Tobacco control policies, like advertising bans, are not top of people's minds as a reason for quitting smoking. But they create a climate where fewer people want to smoke, with great success.
Young people are three times more likely to smoke if they've tried e-cigarettes first.
How stubbing out cigarettes helped to clear the air.
While other cancer rates fall or remain static, liver cancer is on the rise. Here's why we need to start paying attention.
Fewer young people are smoking, but overall smoking levels remain level. What's stopping smoking levels in all ages dropping further?
The proportion of population who use legal and illegal drugs has remained stable or trended down. Fewer young people are using, but the proportion of older people using drugs and alcohol has grown.
Trauma can be passed down from generation to generation. What steps should adults take to try and break the cycle?
Cigarette brands present images of slender, stylish women and strong, independent men. Plain packaging breaks this positive brand identity for some smokers.
The recent decision to effectively ban e-cigarettes will hurt poor and disadvantaged smokers the most.
Obesity is one of the factors behind a large rise in cancer rates among women.
An "endgame" approach focuses on ending the tobacco pandemic, and foresees a tobacco-free future.
Snoring has been linked to serious health conditions such as obstructive sleep apnoea and even cardiovascular disease.
We know that smoking and drinking is bad for your memory, but combined, they're so much worse.
Epigenetics may explain why children of mothers who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to use substances later in life.
Many fork out considerable money in pharmaceuticals along the way in the attempt to shake their smoking.
A collaboration of Australia's leading scientists, clinicians and health organisations announce ten priority policy actions needed for Australia to reach its health targets by the year 2025.
The effects of long-term tobacco smoking on our mental faculties such as memory and concentration are only now becoming known.
An Australian study of 204,953 people also confirmed the two in three death rate from smoking.
Developing brand new treatments and cures isn't the only way to achieve a major reduction in cancer deaths worldwide.