Smoking

Another Reason Not to Smoke: Autism Linked to Maternal Grandmother’s Bad Habit

A new study has found that girls are 67 percent more likely to be diagnosed with autism if her grandmother smoked while pregnant.<p>We know smoking is hella-bad for you for a host of reasons. But now it seems lighting up may adversely impact not just your health, and that of your kids, but even your …

Autism

Ontario smokers slapped with a $2 price hike on cartons

Smokers in Ontario will have to dip further into their pockets for a pack of cigarettes following a hike in tobacco taxes, announced in Thursday's …

Tobacco

De Blasio is trying to make it a lot harder for smokers

A proposed City Council bill would have the NYPD play the role of bad-habit monitors by making it illegal to smoke in a car carrying someone younger …

Marijuana

Failure to publish tobacco and alcohol submissions to drug policy review 'alarming', say experts

Public Health Research & Practice journal says not disclosing content of companies’ submissions may breach World Health Organisation convention<p>The Australian government may have breached international tobacco control conventions for failing to publish submissions from powerful alcohol and tobacco …

Tobacco

Smoking in pregnancy increases risk of autism in grandchildren

Study may shed light on increasing number of children on autism spectrum.<p>Children whose maternal grandmothers smoked during pregnancy are more at …

Autism

Jeremy Kyle guest defends choice to smoke 100 cigarettes a day despite having lung removed

A Jeremy Kyle Show guest has defended her choice to smoke 100 cigarettes a day despite an operation to have a lung removed after a lung cancer …

Health

The lifer

While some grumble that Fred Risser should have long ago passed his seat along to a younger person, it’s hard to point to any failings. He hasn’t …

Madison

Study: Nearly All Vapers Are Former Smokers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A recent online poll has found that an overwhelming majority of consumers who use vaping products are former smokers, and they rank …

Millennials

Chain-smoking toddler is now a vice-free fourth-grader

The cigarette-puffin’, tricycle-ridin’ Indonesian 2-year-old with a two-pack-a-day habit has changed his ways and is now a star pupil at his primary …

Kids

Science Explains Why You Only Like To Smoke Cigarettes When You Drink

If you ask people today how they feel about smoking cigarettes, most will tell you it just isn’t cool anymore.<p>So, despite our society taking several …

Cigarettes

House Bill Would Exempt E-Cigs From Tobacco Regs

The world’s largest tobacco and cigarette companies continue to pile up profits, seeing their shares climb defiantly amid declining smoking rates and …

Tobacco

NYC business groups vow to fight de Blasio's cigarette bills

Mayor Bill de Blasio lit a fire under the city’s cigarette sellers last week, proposing to reduce their number and increase the price of a …

Cigarettes

Federal Appeals Court: After 11 Years, There’s No More Reason For Big Tobacco To Delay Warning Ads

It’s been more than a decade since a federal court ruled against the tobacco industry and ordered the nation’s largest cigarette producers to produce …

Tobacco

De Blasio’s Cigarette Tax Is Moralizing — Not Sound Policy

The New York City smoking-tax increase is unfair, ineffective, and bad policy.<p>New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has proudly announced that his …

Taxes

The Lady and Son's Smoked Boston Butt Roast

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Sprinkle 1 side of the roast with 2 tablespoons of the House Seasoning, making sure to rub well. Flip the roast over …

Cooking

Frost leaves vines ‘looking like dried tobacco’

Winemakers across France and also parts of Germany, Italy and Switzerland are counting the cost of frost damage in their vineyards after several …

Tobacco

P. R. Pernil

In a large bowl, combine 1/4 cup of the orange juice with the vinegar, olive oil, garlic, cayenne pepper, oregano, cumin, ancho chili powder, black …

BBQ

Pork Barbacoa Recipe

<b>Step 1:</b> Using the tip of a paring knife, make a series of 1/4-inch-deep slits in the pork shoulder, 1 inch apart.<p><b>Step 2:</b> Prepare the adobo: Stem the …

Mexican Food

Tobacco industry 'booming' despite regulations, fewer smokers: report

The U.S. tobacco industry is raking in "booming" profits even though fewer Americans smoke cigarettes these days, according to The Wall Street …

Tobacco

Restaurants Thwart Japan’s Push Toward a ‘Smoke-Free’ Olympics - Bloomberg

Japan’s plans to make Tokyo “smoke free” ahead of the Olympic Games hit a fresh roadblock as lawmakers remain deadlocked over a bill to ban the use …

Japan

Horrified woman finds 'picture of her dying father' on cigarette packet

A 42-year-old woman from Essex has been left shocked after finding a cigarette packet featuring a picture which she believes is of her late father in …

Cigarettes

20 Mouthwatering Dutch Oven Camping Recipes

Campfire cooking can be so simple.<p>These easy dutch oven meals and snacks will leave your family happy and fed. Plus, check out our favorite ideas for …

Cooking

How to Pick Your Jerky

Jerky is high in protein, high in healthy fat, and nearly nil on carbs. But these days, choosing a jerky means so much more than just picking your favorite brand or flavor. Now you’re faced with an ever-growing bevy of protein sources being dried, spiced, and packaged for the trail.<p>With each …

Nutrition

Lay’s, Miss Vickie’s Kettle Cooked Jalapeno Chips Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns

Chip lovers looking for a little kick from their bags of Lay’s or Miss Vickie’s jalapeño-flavored kettle chips could get more than they bargained for …

Consumer Protection

Smoking likely to kill 200 million people in China

China is on track to reach 200 million deaths from smoking-related diseases by the end of the century, according to a joint report by the World …

Tobacco

Running Helped Me Quit Smoking for Good

I don't remember the first cigarette I smoked, but I know that by the time I was a senior in high school—and was battling an eating disorder—I had a …

Fitness

The New Iron Chef Is Surprisingly Great — Here’s the Episode 2 Recap

How a week can change you. Seven days ago, I cared about no one on <i>Iron Chef Gauntlet</i>, and now I am emotionally invested in them all. “Not everybody’s …

Restaurants

Who Smoking Affects: 'Thirdhand Smoke' On Children Is Cigarettes' Latest Danger

Michael Miller, 44, does what most smokers do to protect his sons and daughter from the fumes of his Marlboro Ultra Lights. He takes it outside.<p>After …

Nicotine

Smoked Pork Shoulder Recipe

<i>Smoked pork shoulder isn’t a food so much as it is a glimpse of nirvana. This soulful version has a simple yet memorable rub and no fussy brine. And</i> …

BBQ

To a Cigarette Maker, Your Life Is Worth About $10,000

So for a company like Philip Morris, the leading American cigarette and tobacco company, people’s lives end up being worth just over a thousandth of …

Tobacco