Smoking

UK heart disease deaths fall by over 20% since indoor smoking ban

Smokers aged 35 and above are less likely to die from heart attacks since indoor venues went smoke-free 10 years ago<p>Deaths from heart disease and strokes caused by smoking have fallen dramatically since lighting up in pubs, restaurants and other enclosed public places in England was banned 10 years …

Public Health

To a Cigarette Maker, Your Life Is Worth About $10,000 - Facts So Romantic

If you had to put a price on your life, what cash amount do you think it would be? What about $100,000? That was the amount, last June, that a group …

Tobacco

Clearing the air: Top court will look at hookah tobacco case

The Michigan Supreme Court is looking at the case of a Detroit-area man who mixes his own tobacco for water pipes known as hookah.<p>State investigators …

Tobacco

6 Ways Cigarette Smoking Can Lead To Fertility Problems | International Business Times

We're constantly reminded how bad smoking is for our health; the tar and chemicals stick to our clothes, skin, and the inside of our lungs. Cigarette …

Pregnancy

As marijuana legalization looms, Canadians want more information

<i>Tony Coulson is group vice-president, corporate and public affairs, at Environics Research.</i><p>The federal government has announced its intention to legalize cannabis for Canadian adults, with a target date of July, 2018. It would be reasonable to think this change would be well received: over the past …

Cannabis

Should Smoking Be Banned At Restaurants? Should Smoking Be A Tort?

The city council of my county’s seat (Rockville, Montgomery County Maryland) is debating a proposal to ban smoking in <i>outdoor</i> dining areas of restaurants. Four states (Hawaii, Maine, Michigan, and Washington) already have statewide bans in place, as do many cities, including one other in Maryland …

Cannabis

Police find 547 cartons of cigarettes in Michigan home

Dozens of boxes of cigarettes worth about $40,000 have been recovered from a southeastern Michigan home.<p>The Monroe News reports …

Cigarettes

The Smoky Okie Brisket Smoking Method

This is a slightly modified version of the legendary Smoky Okie brisket smoking method. Of course the seasoning of choice for the delicious cut of …

BBQ

Japan’s government is in two minds about smoking

Passive obsessiveJapan’s government is in two minds about smoking<p>It brings in a lot of money but makes lots of people ill<p>print-edition iconPrint …

Economics

Soda And Fast Food Lobbyists Push State Preemption Laws To Prevent Local Regulation

When the city council of Santa Fe, New Mexico, placed a measure on the local ballot to tax sugary drinks earlier this year, the soda industry responded quickly, pouring $1.3 million into the anti-tax campaign. To cover their bases, industry lobbyists also pursued a back-up plan: they backed a bill …

Tobacco

Mandeville considers ban on smoking in bars

Mandeville would join a growing number of Louisiana cities that prohibit smoking in bars under an ordinance being considered by the City …

New Orleans

UK insurer Aviva to halt tobacco investments

Aviva, one of the UK’s biggest life insurance companies, is to ditch its tobacco investments.<p>The group joins a growing wave of companies which have …

Tobacco

An e-cig can hack your computer

Hackers could use an electronic cigarette to crack into a computer and steal a victim’s most sensitive information.<p>All crooks need to do is add a …

eCigarettes

Reevely: Trying to legalize without encouraging, governments walk a delicate line on pot

Canada’s finance ministers met in Ottawa Monday to confront the reality that if we want legal marijuana to displace the illegal kind, they won’t be …

Tobacco

As Vaping Exploded Among Teenagers, Smoking Fell by Half

Survey data published last week cast further doubt on warnings that e-cigarettes are a gateway to the real thing for teenagers. Between 2011 and …

Tobacco

Game Changer | Why Canada’s Top Anti-Tobacco Group Embraces Vaping

It’s the mortal enemy of the tobacco industry, the Non-Smokers’ Rights Association. For over 40-years, the NSRA leads the effort to eradicate the …

Tobacco

Indonesia's 'smoking baby' kicked his habit but the battle against tobacco rages on

<b>Sumatra:</b> Aldi​ Rizal is known around the world as "Indonesia's smoking baby".<p>Shocking footage of the toddler precociously puffing on fags went viral …

Tobacco

Familiar sides square off in Arlington smoking ban lawsuit | Arlington

ARLINGTON — Jeff Pitts says he ought to be able to decide on his own whether his billiards hall should be smoke-free or not.<p>"As competitive as the …

Texas

Teenagers’ tobacco use hits a record low, with a sharp drop in e-cigarettes

<b>By Laurie McGinley</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i>Teenagers’ use of e-cigarettes fell sharply last year, while overall tobacco use declined to a new low, …

Tobacco

Should I serve a woman who scams people?

It is better to reflect on one's own actions in life than focus on someone else’s, Ken Gallinger writes.

Tobacco

What happens after you quit smoking: A timeline

Cigarette smoking is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States. Despite this, some smokers find quitting daunting. They …

Medicine

E-Cigarettes Can Be Used to Hack Computers, Could Encourage Them to Start Smoking

So-called electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) have become increasingly popular over the past few years, as the number of people who smoke …

Ziff-Davis

My terrible week of ‘quitting’ smoking

<b>Smoking is bad for you.</b><p>It’s not a good idea. It, generally speaking, makes you die. It also does lots of other bad things to you.<p>But, now that we’ve …

The rich stopped smoking. The poor haven’t

After decades of lawsuits, public campaigns and painful struggles, Americans have finally done what once seemed impossible: Most of the country has …

North Carolina

Bob's Pulled Pork on a Smoker Recipe

Recipe by: bobthecook1<p>"This is the correct way to smoke a pork shoulder with professional results--from the brine, to the rub and sauce, to the rave …

Pork

Lawmakers eye higher taxes on alcohol, tobacco products

Democratic lawmakers are proposing higher taxes on alcohol and tobacco in Delaware as part of an effort to fashion a budget for the fiscal year …

Tobacco

Just How Dangerous Are Substitute Addictions?

It’s not unusual for recovery from drugs or alcohol to be complicated by a phenomenon known as “substitute addiction,” which involves trading in one …

Addiction

Gintama Incense Holder Repels Insects, Promotes Elizabeth Smoking

One of the downfalls of the summer months is the influx of blood-sucking mosquitoes waiting in the wings to ruin family barbecues and camping trips. …

Anime

KIWIFRUIT GETS SMOKY

Wood Cooking & Smoking Tips, Tricks<p>Wed 14 Jun 2017<p>article<p>http://www.smokinlicious.com/blog/kiwifruit-gets-smoky/<p>Adding alder smoke flavor to …

BBQ

Las Cruces May Weather 2017

Sunday<p>Monday<p>Tuesday<p>Wednesday<p>Thursday<p>Friday<p>Saturday<p>Actual Temp<p>76° /32°<p>Hist. Avg.<p>83°/50°<p>Actual Temp<p>83° /41°<p>Hist. Avg.<p>83°/50°<p>Actual Temp<p>86° /48°<p>Hist. …

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