Cigars are tobacco of choice of middle schoolers in Cuyahoga

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cigars are the tobacco of choice among middle school kids in Cuyahoga County — but not the smelly stogies your grandfather smoked. These cigars are slender, easy-to-handle and smell delicious. They taste of strawberry, apple, cherry, chocolate, maple, peach and mango. The regular smoking of these cigars, which are smaller and made […]

U.S. gay teens more likely to smoke, drink – study

ATLANTA, June 6 (Reuters Life!) – Gay, lesbian and bisexual U.S. high school students are more likely than heterosexual students to engage in such risky behavior as smoking, drinking alcohol and carrying guns, a new report shows. “This report should be a wake-up call for...

Poisonous smoke in Moscow cafes

Wake up and smell the coffee – but don’t breathe too deeply if you’re having breakfast in your local Moscow café. The air in the no-smoking area of an average venue is 4.5 times more toxic than World Health Organisation safe levels: in the smoking...

Tobacco-tennis junket a mistake – Roxon

It’s an issue raised almost every time she tries to get the coalition to stop taking political donations from big tobacco. The opposition repeatedly returns fire, questioning the time she went to the 1999 Australian Open on Philip Morris’ dollar when she was a fledgling...

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Smokers quit after ban, but numbers ebb – study

The findings, published in Addiction, suggest that while smoking bans may influence smokers to quit, they are likely to already be those who are motivated to give up tobacco and that further efforts may be needed to get more to quit. “Other contextual factors and...

A hookah is really not that cool

The fluffy cushions, colourful drapes and coloured sheesha are enticing enough. Gangly groups of youngsters don’t mind collecting money — just enough for an hour’s worth of flavoured smoke. It’s fun, it’s cool and well, it’s ‘exotic’ to group-smoke from a single hookah. And many...

Stop Smoking with Electronic Cigarette – Electronic Cigarettes Reviews – Smoke Free with E cig

Stop Smoking with Electronic Cigarette – Electronic Cigarettes Reviews – Smoke Free with E cig The electronic cigarette continues to be available for nearly 3 years and is a artistic gizmo aimed at delivering using tobacco individuals having a healthier pick. Jun 05, 2011 –...

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Smokers don’t care about your health: poll

SINGAPORE: Smokers in Singapore are not concerned about the negative health impact of smoking on others around them, according to the findings from a poll conducted by pharmaceutical company Pfizer, in conjunction with World No Tobacco Day. A total of 450 respondents, comprising smokers and...