Japanese Company Awarding Six Extra Vacation Days To Workers Who Don't SmokeA spokesman for Piala Inc. said their policy was adopted after non-smokers said the long breaks by smokers had become a problem.
5 Best Grills To Get You Through Your Memorial Day BBQIt's barbecue season! Time to find the perfect backyard grill for you and your whole family. Here are five great options to get you started.
Cracking Down On Littering Of Cigarette ButtsLittering laws are changing across the US, like increased penalties in Louisiana where a third offense for cigarette littering will incur a $1500 fine.
Survey Finds Link Between Depression And SmokingAccording to a US government survey, more than half of middle-aged men with depression were also smokers. There was a link among women as well.
Obese Teens Risk Premature DeathObesity at age 18 has the same risk for premature death as that of heavy smokers – heavy smokers are those who smoke more than ten cigarettes a day.
Drinking Declines As Smoking DeclinesNew research suggests encouraging people to kick the habit of smoking may have another positive effect as well.
Peripheral Artery DiseaseIt is estimated that 8 to 12 million people in the US have peripheral artery disease, yet most people are not even certain of what peripheral artery disease is.