Smoking Ban

States that ban smoking in public places

States that ban smoking in public places

November 13, 2017
We re halfway there, say those who advocate state bans on smoking in public spaces. According to a report out this week from the Centers…

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How tobacco is used?

How tobacco is used?

August 21, 2017
Cigarettes: Also known as: “smokes, ” “cigs, ” or “butts” Smokeless tobacco: Also known as: “chew, ” “dip, ” “spit tobacco, ” “snus…

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Smoking ban in public places

Smoking ban in public places

July 28, 2017
Secondhand smoke is a mixture of gases, fine particles and toxic chemicals exhaled from a person who is smoking a burning product such…

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Smoking in bars by State

Smoking in bars by State

July 12, 2017
Starting Wednesday, it is illegal to smoke in New Orleans’s bars and casinos, ending a noir-ish tradition in a city not known for its…

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Indoor smoking bans

Indoor smoking bans

May 12, 2017
More major cities in the United States are have banned indoor smoking than ever before, according to a new report from the Centers…

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The Dangers of smoking

The Dangers of smoking

April 26, 2017
The chemicals in tobacco smoke harm your heart and blood vessels in many ways. For example, they: Contribute to inflammation, which…

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History of cigarettes in the United States

History of cigarettes in the United States

March 29, 2017
On a Saturday morning 50 years ago tomorrow, then Surgeon General Luther Terry made a bold announcement to a roomful of reporters:…

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Smoking banned in restaurants

Smoking banned in restaurants

February 13, 2017
Over the past decade, the focus of clean air action has shifted from restrictions on smoking to complete bans in workplaces, restaurants…

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2007 smoking ban

2007 smoking ban

February 1, 2017
Heart attack rates in the UK have fallen by up to 42 per cent since the 2007 smoking ban, major research suggests. A review of 77 studies…

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Smoking bans in the US

Smoking bans in the US

January 20, 2017
Most Americans say smoking in public places should be outlawed One in four Americans say smoking should be illegal entirely Women more…

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Smoking ban Policy

Smoking ban Policy

January 12, 2017
The second-largest U.S. cigarette company, Reynolds American, announced Wednesday it s banning employees from smoking at their work…

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First Surgeon General

First Surgeon General

January 4, 2017
In 1798, Congress established the U. S. Marine Hospital Service—predecessor of today s U.S. Public Health Service—to provide health…

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