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01
OCT
2012

Smoking in Films – Especially Kids Movies – On the Rise

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September 28, 2012 / Minnesota Post / — The incidence of onscreen smoking in movies increased from 2010 to 2011, ending what had been a five-year decline, according to a new study published Thursday by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco’s...
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24
SEP
2012

What’s Really in your Cigarette? – from WSJ.com

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The following article, excerpted here, was published in the Wall Street Journal. You can read the entire article at the WSJ website but you may need a subscription. What’s Really in Your Cigarette? by Robert N. Proctor August 31, 2012 / Wall Street Journal / — There...
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04
SEP
2012

New Study Finds e-cigarettes May Hurt Your Lungs

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September 4, 2012 / New York Daily News / – If you’re relying on electronic cigarettes (or e-cigarettes) as a safer alternative to smoking, a new study finds that they may still be causing harm to your lungs. E-cigarettes, which release a vaporized dose of liquid...
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31
AUG
2012

What’s Really in Your Cigarette – from the Wall Street Journal

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The following article, excerpted here, was published in the Wall Street Journal. You can read the entire article at the WSJ website but you may need a subscription. What’s Really in Your Cigarette? by Robert N. Proctor August 31, 2012 / Wall Street Journal / — There...
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31
JUL
2012

Saudi Arabia Orders Smoking Ban

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WASHINGTON, July 31, 2012 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Interior Minister Prince Ahmed bin Abdulaziz announced this week that Saudi Arabia will begin enforcing the royal decree banning smoking in public places effective immediately. Under the official order, smoking,...
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10
JUN
2012

New Kansas law bans possession of e-cigarettes by minors

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June 10, 2012 / Associated Press / Lawrence, KS  — Kansas lawmakers have decided that electronic cigarettes should be just as off-limits to people younger than 18 as the real thing, so starting July 1 it will be illegal for minors to buy or possess the vapor-emitting...
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05
JUN
2012

No Butts About It: Fewer U.S. Airports Allow Smoking

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June 5, 2012 / USA Today Travel / — Want to light up a cigarette before or after your next flight? Good luck with that.  According to the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation, indoor smoking is completely banned at 27 of the 35 busiest U.S. airports.  Soon it will...
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31
MAY
2012

Philip Morris, BAT Battle Putin’s Russian Smoking Crackdown

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May 31, 2012 /Businessweek/ —  Cigarette makers led by Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) (PM) and British American Tobacco Plc (BATS) are scrambling to derail Russian plans to halve smoking in the world’s largest tobacco market after China. The companies, along with...
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29
MAY
2012

Smoking leads to higher costs after elective surgery

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May 29, 2012 / Nurse.com News / —  Cigarette smoking contributes to significantly higher hospital costs for smokers undergoing elective general surgery, according to a study. When researchers analyzed data on more than 14,000 patients, they found that postoperative...
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24
MAY
2012

Smoking Facts

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Here are a few facts related to smoking ... we thought may interest you. • There are over 2,000 chemicals in cigarette tobacco smoke, and 68 are known to be cancer causing Read More Facts
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