Latest Smoking ban Stories

2012-02-14 11:21:06

Smoking bans in public/workplaces don't drive smokers to light up more at home.

2012-02-10 06:50:07

A new study shows how much of an influence teammates have over one another’s decisions when it comes to smoking.

2012-02-07 14:42:01

Counties and parishes with a greater concentration of small, locally-owned businesses have healthier populations — with lower rates of mortality, obesity and diabetes — than do those that rely on large companies with "absentee" owners, according to a national study by sociologists at LSU and Baylor University.

Child's Greatest Secondhand Smoke Exposure Coming From Inside Vehicles: CDC
2012-02-06 10:48:41

Anti-smoking advocates have snuffed out virtually all smoking in public places, even many outdoor public areas such as parks, and the zealots are now focusing on private vehicles with armloads of data showing they are potentially more dangerous than smoke-filled bars and other less confined areas.

2012-01-20 12:25:49

Quitting smoking is never easy.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.