Drinking a bottle of wine a week may have the same cancer risk as smoking 5-10 cigarettes in the same time period. Read more


A scientific advisory committee of the US Food and Drug Administration advanced R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company’s efforts to communicate reduced-risk information to consumers regarding its Camel Snus products. Read more


The 1998 Master Settlement Agreement, which requires the tobacco companies to pay out annually in perpetuity to bankroll tobacco control and cancer research programs seem to have gone up in smoke. Read more


From the Associate editor

Reflections and Resolutions

An eventful year for an industry undergoing changes, and more to come.

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