Baby girls whose mothers smoke during pregnancy may face fertility issues later in life, scientists say.
Banning flavoured vaping products in the UK would drive people back to smoking, Public Health England (PHE) has said.
School pupils who have recently smoked, drunk alcohol and taken drugs are more likely to be unhappy, new figures have revealed.
The government is aiming to end smoking in England by 2030 as part of a range of measures to address preventable ill health.
Council officers have said policing a smoking ban on its own street is “too dangerous”.
Following the news that vape stores have opened in two NHS hospitals in an effort to try to help people stop smoking, we look at what e-cigarettes are and how safe they are thought to be.
Vape stores have opened in two NHS hospitals in the West Midlands in a bid to help eliminate smoking.
The Government plans to eliminate smoking from Britain by 2030, leaked documents reportedly show.
Netflix has vowed to cut back on depictions of cigarette use in its original programmes after a study found the streaming service contributed to a rise in on-screen smoking.
There are now 1.8 million fewer adult smokers in England than seven years ago, data shows.
Cancer Research UK has been criticised for a campaign which draws a parallel between smoking and obesity.
Heart disease remains the UK’s biggest killer, even though deaths have almost halved in a decade, data shows.
Next time you reach for the nicotine gum, consider a perfume bottle instead.
Smokers are almost twice as likely to quit with the help of e-cigarettes than if they rely on nicotine patches or gum, a study has found.
NHS Grampian is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the support available to smokers to who want to quit.
The quit-smoking service at NHS Grampian has the highest success rate of any health board in Scotland.
Surveillance powers have been used in a bid to catch traders selling cigarettes to children in the north-east.
A boss at an Aberdeen city centre restaurant brutally kicked and stamped on a colleague when she challenged him for smoking indoors.
The number of people in the north-east seeking help to quit smoking has fallen by almost 1,000 since 2009.
Smoking or being overweight during pregnancy causes ‘worrying changes’ to unborn babies, according to research from an Aberdeen university.
A father’s smoking habits may harm the brains of his children and even grandchildren, a study on animals suggests.
Under age smokers – and those that help them by buying cigarettes – are being targeted in a new campaign.
The perception that e-cigarettes are safe should be treated with caution, scientists have said as new research suggests vapour could harm lung cells.
A national event giving advice to those looking to quit smoking will visit Aberdeen this week.
Smoking is not only bad for the lungs and heart, it can also damage your hearing, research suggests.
Hot tea and heavy alcohol consumption can increase the risk of a deadly cancer five-fold, research has shown.
Smoke from e-cigarettes damages DNA and can increase the risk of cancer and heart disease, scientists have warned.
Pregnant Hollyoaks actress Rachel Adedeji has called for smokers who light up in hospital grounds to be fined, as she has to pass them when she goes in for antenatal appointments.
A move has been sparked to make Angus playparks smoke-free zones.
Grandparents are a potential health hazard for children and may even increase their risk of cancer, say scientists.