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For decades schools have been on the front lines in a successful campaign to reduce teenage cigarette smoking.
A BEDROOM fire in High Wycombe last night was sparked by a cigarette - prompting firefighters to issue a warning to smokers to take extra care.
Pregnant women who smoke don't just harm the health of their baby-they may actually impair their child's DNA, according to new research.
There's an annual ritual in Baton Rouge, and it goes like this: A bill to ban smoking in bars and casinos is sent to the House and Senate floors and offered up as a sacrifice - practically burned alive on the floor - to ensure that no bill like it shall ever pass.
The CDC and the acting surgeon general of the United States, Boris Lushniak, M.D., M.P.H. have announced that tobacco smokers are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes .
University officials say the pharmacy students will lead the group program and hold individual coaching session to help participants quit using tobacco.
A software developer who moved to Lawrence less than a year ago has started an online petition seeking to ban smoking on one of the city's most popular streets through downtown.
SMOKING rates among children have hit an all-time low according to the latest figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre .
That might be the real problem here. There certainly isn't much to worry about when a 22-year-old has a wee puff of a cigarette on his jollies, so why the consternation? Of all the things Jack Wilshire could have been photographed doing in Las Vegas, having a smoke was probably the least of the sins he could have committed.
People who work long hours find it harder to quit smoking and those who have given up are more at risk of starting again, according to the researchers from the Loughborough University in Britain.
Cigarette smoking has been proven to negatively impact the health of a smoker and those around them, but many smokers don't quit.
More specifically, smoking with a child in one's car is now illegal in Oregon, effective January 1, 2014.
For more on this topic watch the Reason TV short titled Thank You for Vaping: Libertarian vs. New York City's E-Cig Ban , originally relased on May 2, 2014.
Utah mental health and public health officials say a new report that links stronger anti-smoking initiatives to lower suicide rates suggests an added benefit of states' prevention and cessation efforts.
The July 16 editorial "Clearing the Air" sent me to my files to retrieve a folder entitled "Smoking Ordinance Education, 1983-1984."
Georgia Southern University will be tobacco free starting Friday, in accordance with a new policy by the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 06:49 am
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