Apr 24, 2013 While cigarette usage has dropped, profits for the tobacco industry are expected to be up.
Dec 6, 2012 A new study finds state governments are plugging budget gaps at the expense of tobacco prevention programs.
Nov 15, 2012 If the folks behind the Great American Smokeout have their way, the latest frontier in the “no smoking” crusade could be apartment buildings.
Oct 18, 2012 The New York mayor's new super PAC isn't the first time he's tried to change things nationally and around the world.
May 25, 2012 This week New Zealand announced the price on cigarettes will rise by 40 percent over the next four years -- to more than $15 U.S. a pack -- as part of an effort to eliminate smoking in New Zealand completely by 2025.
Apr 10, 2012 A ballot initiative could raise the tax rate on a pack of smokes in Missouri, which is 8x lower than the national average.
Feb 8, 2012 The decline in smoking among Americans may have contributed to rising obesity levels -- could the recession also be affecting people’s waistlines?
Dec 26, 2011 More employers are charging overweight workers or those who smoke more for health insurance.
Nov 15, 2011 A few years ago I found myself standing inside a Coast Guard Exchange in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, waiting for a friend to buy a bottle of...