Quitting smoking: weaning off cigarettes vs. cold turkey
Which is the better strategy to quit smoking?
Lung screening is for certain smokers and ex-smokers. It’s not scary. It could save your life.
High-tech imaging can detect lung cancer in its early stages, when it's most treatable.
Most smokers make several attempts to go tobacco-free before quitting cigarettes for good. So take heart, and keep trying.
Experts hear some common fears from patients. Here they offer some reassurance.
These four habits are the best for preventing serious health problems, such as heart disease and diabetes.
Vanderbilt Health is here to help if you or your loved one is feeling sick or has a minor injury. Dozens of locations throughout Middle Tennessee offer convenient hours — and can even bring a provider to you.
Our health reflects our everyday habits. Here are the best habits to adopt to improve overall health.
Quitting smoking can be tough, thanks to the symptoms of withdrawing from nicotine. Here are the do's and don'ts to help your spouse succeed.
If your teenager is using e-cigarettes ("vaping"), don't brush it off, thinking it's not as bad as regular smoking. E-cigs carry risks of their own.
The best way to discourage your kids from smoking is to not smoke yourself. But beyond role modeling, there are other tactics to try.
Tennessee is home to far too many smokers, but many of them have tried quitting cigarettes. Most smokers make several attempts before finally quitting for good.
Cigarettes and smoking add up to a big hazard to your health.