Daily Archives: April 26, 2010

Effects of Smokeless Tobacco Products Overblown

Smokeless tobacco products remain far less popular than cigarettes in the U.S. Yet a collection of products that deliver nicotine smokeless tobaccowithout smoke—including dip, chew, snuff and newer items that look more like chewing gum—have sparked a heated debate about health risks.

Smoking May Be in Your Genes

For some people, quitting smoking could be especially difficult because their dependence may be explained in part by genetics, threesmoking cigarettes new studies suggest.