Topic: Smoking

Study: Very Light Smoking Popular Among Young Adult Women

July 20, 2015
Woman Smoking

“Very light” smoking, defined as five or fewer cigarettes per day, is common among young adult women in the United States, according to researchers at UT Austin.

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Make smarter, positive resolutions

Dec. 21, 2011
University of Texas at Austin psychologist Art Markman

To succeed in the new year, psychologist Art Markman says to focus energies on forming positive resolutions instead of negative ones.

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Coalition helping Texans beat a costly addiction

Oct. 11, 2010

"Lose the cancer stick."

"When you get a real job, you're going to be one of those people who has to stand out by the street to smoke."

"That smoke's killing the people who have to be around you."

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University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work Study Funded by $1.5 Million American Cancer Society Grant

Oct. 6, 2010

A University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researcher has received a four-year $1.5 million grant from the American Cancer Society to look at how neighborhood environments influence obesity and smoking among women and their young children.

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