Public Smoking Bans Do Affect Smoking at Home

One of the biggest arguments against public bans on smoking may be, well, going up in smoke. A study has been released that included research conducted in several countries, and the findings are proving that public bans on smoking may actually be helping smokers cut down on smoking at home. These are some very interesting … Continue reading Public Smoking Bans Do Affect Smoking at Home

Smoking Doesn’t Bring Distinction – Helping Children Abstain

“Cigarettes were at first regarded as an exclusively Turkish product and addiction to them was accounted as a mark of personal distinction.” That statement appeared in the New York Times on February 8, 1883. Times have changed and we have learned a great deal more about cigarettes including why children turn to cigarettes and what … Continue reading Smoking Doesn’t Bring Distinction – Helping Children Abstain

Idaho Bill Bans Electronic Cigarette Sales to Children

HB 405 passed unanimously in Idaho. The bill now bans the sale of e-cigarettes containing nicotine to children, and while it passed unanimously, it had a very concerned critic at first. Representative Dick Harwood was very vocal about his concerns that the bill would create a “nanny state” in Idaho. The claims he made originated … Continue reading Idaho Bill Bans Electronic Cigarette Sales to Children