Attorney General Wants To Raise Washington Smoking Age To 21Plan would make Washington the first state to ban tobacco products for anyone under 21 years of age.
Doctors Warn Sitting Disease Could Become The New SmokingBut that efficiency can be deadly. For years, health experts have been warning about sitting disease, where sitting for long periods of time glue to your office seat, car seat, or in front of the TV could be hazardous.
Smoking Rates On The Rise In New York CityFor the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally.
CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month EarlyAs CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
Study: Pot-Smoking Students Outperform 'Marginalized' Tobacco SmokersStudents who smoke marijuana – and refrain from smoking tobacco –achieve higher levels of academic success than their “marginalized” cigarette-smoking peers.
Experts Increasingly Contemplate End Of SmokingA growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.
Oregon Cigarette Tax Goes Up 13 Cents On Jan. 1Smokers will note the tax on cigarettes in Oregon goes up 13 cents on Jan. 1.
Ore. House Approves Ban On Smoking In Cars With KidsThe Oregon Legislature has approved a bill that would make it a crime to smoke in a car with kids.
Police: Man Pointed Gun At Pregnant Woman For Smoking Bellingham police have arrested a man who they say pointed a gun at a pregnant woman.
Court Upholds Block on Graphic Cigarette Warnings
Get Ready - The Great American Smokeout is Nov 17The Great American Smokeout has been around since 1977, when the American Cancer Society began sponsoring the nationwide push to end smoking. It could be "the first day of the rest of your life"... Here are some statistics, and organizations that want to help you quit.