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Watch where you light up – new thermal cameras can catch illegal smoking, as well as spitting and littering

Thermal cameras are being installed to catch those who smoke illegally.

A vape pen startup that’s taking over America is raising $1.2 billion — but questions remain about its safety

A vape pen startup that's been taking over America made a splash on Friday with news that it was raising $1.2 billion for an overseas expansion. But concerns about the startup's leading product — a trendy, high-nicotine vape pen known as a Juul — could cloud its future in the next few years.

Researchers have discovered 5 simple factors that have been linked to living about a decade longer

In a new study, researchers pinned down five factors that appear to be strongly linked with a significantly longer life. All five factors are related to lifestyle and include things like diet and exercise.

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.

Experts are calling out a vape pen with ‘scary’ nicotine levels that teens love — here’s how it affects the brain

The Juul e-cig is taking over high schools. Worried experts point to its "scary" nicotine content, which may be especially addictive to a developing brain.

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.

Scientists have found even stronger evidence that vaping is exposing teens to toxic chemicals

In a new study, scientists studied the urine of teen vapers in California and found significant levels of hazardous chemicals like those used for manufacturing.

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.

Vaping instead of smoking still exposes you to toxic metals like lead — here’s how worried you should be

A new study found that people who vape may be inhaling potentially dangerous levels of toxic metals like lead.

11 key findings from one of the most comprehensive reports ever on the health effects of vaping

The National Academies of Sciences considered roughly 5,000 studies to include in its analysis and combed through the findings of more than 800 studies.