Electronic cigarettes like these are grounded in the United States.
February 24, 2011 Smokers of electronic cigarettes are making videos of themselves using the devices on airplanes, but the U.S. Department of Transportation says the smokeless cigarettes aren't welcome aboard.
February 15, 2011 Today on Talk of the Nation, some of the pros and cons of the proposed budget, Jeopardy! phenom Ken Jennings takes on Watson, quitting smoking, and the issue of ideological diversity among university colleagues.
February 8, 2011 The president has said he's been trying to quit since at least before the 2008 election.
Three examples of proposed warning graphics that will appear on cigarette packaging as part of the government's new tobacco prevention efforts.
January 26, 2011 A majority of Americans favor the stark cigarette labels FDA has proposed to deter smoking, according to a nationwide survey conducted by Thomson Reuters for NPR. About 42 percent of current smokers even support the tough warnings.
A neon sign for Camel cigarettes near Times Square in New York City, circa 1958.
January 26, 2011 Americans' passion for smoking decades ago is cutting lives short now. That past habit and our weight problems today help explain why people in other wealthy countries can expect to live longer.
August 19, 2010 Teens Exposed To Much Less Hollywood Smoke: Research
July 16, 2010 An industry study found smokers save society money — in part because they tend to die young.
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