UB Professor Leads Study that Reveals Tobacco Industry is Booming
Sep05

UB Professor Leads Study that Reveals Tobacco Industry is Booming

UB researcher Gary A. Giovino recently led the largest international study on tobacco use. According to the study, if current trends continue, tobacco use will lead to about 1 billion people worldwide dying prematurely in the next century. A giant leap from the 100 million lives lost prematurely due to tobacco use in the past century. The study, published in the premier British medical journal The Lancet, revealed that the use of...

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Eat Your Veggies: More Fruits and Vegetables Can Help You Quit Smoking
Jun29

Eat Your Veggies: More Fruits and Vegetables Can Help You Quit Smoking

If you’re trying to quit smoking, eating more fruits and vegetables may help you quit and stay tobacco-free, according to a new study by University at Buffalo public health researchers. The research is the first longitudinal study on the relationship between fruit and vegetable consumption and smoking cessation. The UB study found that smokers who consumed the most fruit and vegetables were three times more likely to be...

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