Home > Medical > COPD > Smoking Smoking All sections in COPD » About COPD » COPD and Medication » FAQs » Living with COPD » COPD News » Smoking » The Lungs What do your cigarettes mean to you? Understanding why you smoke is an important step in giving up. There may be more than one reason, of course. Every breath you take A breathalyser to check if you’re a secret smoker? It’s called a Smokerlyzer, and Health24 got their hands on one. Anti-Tobacco Art Science has no lack of harsh facts about smoking, but sometimes it takes Art to make us pay attention. Subscribe to the Newsletter » Join us on Facebook » Ask Stop Smoking Expert » Ask CyberDoc » Anti-Tobacco Art Third-hand smoke Toxins linger even after a cigarette's stubbed out. Meet tobacco's new baddie: third-hand smoke. TB: Anyone can get it Tuberculosis does not discriminate. Although the disease is linked to crowded living conditions and lower socio-economic status, any individual is potentially at risk. Why smokers suffer after operations Many smokers who undergo serious operations take longer than other people do to recover. Cutting back doesn't help Cutting back on the number of cigarettes smoked may not help to stave off respiratory illness in heavy smokers, says a new study. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors The three stress-busting basics you can’t afford to ignore Detangle the myths from the facts Why you should try the cold or hot approach for sports-related injuries Head lice myth busters!