Sure, you have to die of something, but you may not have to die so soon - and you could be healthier, wealthier and happier in the meantime.
Many smokers still think filters make cigarettes safer. But they actually make them more harmful, and the tobacco industry has known about this for a long time.
Studies have found paying people to quit is more effective than other methods, so why are we not considering it in Australia?
Cigarettes are part of the social and economic fabric of prisons.
A longer life for humans and pets means more challenges for doctors and vets.
Brain games, learning languages, rowing? Beware of snake oil salesman claiming we know it all.
A new study reveals the risks of vaping in non-smoking teenagers.
The increase in cases of non-communicable diseases in developing countries has led to an emerging pattern of high levels of multimorbidity.
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.