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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

A chain-smoking Kim Jong Un was seen having just one cigarette break during the hourslong Korea summit — and his wife may have had something to ...

Some South Korean officials theorize Kim had refrained from public smoking after considering the symbolism of the summit and out of respect for South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

An e-cigarette with twice the nicotine of comparable devices is taking over high schools — and scientists are sounding the alarm

Teens are bragging about vaping, or "Juuling," with an e-cig called a Juul. But vaping has health risks, especially for young people.

Scientists are beginning to learn how vaping impacts teens — and the results are troubling

Several studies, including a new analysis published this week, suggest that teens who try e-cigs are more likely to start smoking conventional cigarettes.

People are slamming an Indonesian zoo after footage of an Orangutan smoking a cigarette goes viral

International anger is aimed at an Indonesian zoo after a video of an orangutan smoking a cigarette in its habitat went viral.

The 5 most addictive substances on the planet, ranked

To compare addictive drugs, scientists averaged 3 factors: physical harm, dependency or addiction, and social harm. Here are the top in the dependency category.

Scientists are beginning to learn how vaping impacts your health — and the results are troubling

New research suggests vaping may be linked with an increased risk of heart attacks.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff calls for regulating social media like cigarettes — but the problem is more insidious than that

Psychology experts and tech executives claim the analogy falls short of addressing how vital digital technology has become in daily life.
Guess which two North American countries made the list?

The 20 most unhealthy countries in the world

These are the countries that have the highest rates of obesity and drink and smoke the most.

Non-smokers at this Japanese company get 6 extra vacation days for not taking smoke breaks

In a country where nearly 22% of people smoke, one executive says he's decided to combat the habit with incentives, not coercion.

This may be the first substantial evidence that e-cigs could help people quit smoking

People who used e-cigarettes daily were far more likely to have quit regular cigarettes than those who had never tried e-cigs. Still, more research is needed.