Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine Announces Plan To Become Tobacco-free"The move underscores the College’s commitment to providing an environment that promotes and supports a healthy lifestyle," PCOM says, adding that the campus in Suwanee, Ga. will also be tobacco-less.
Study: More Than 80% Of U.S. Homes Forbid SmokingSmoking is banned in more than eight out of 10 U.S. homes — nearly twice as many as two decades ago, according to a new government study.
CVS Changes Name, Stops Tobacco Sales EarlyAs CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
CVS To Stop Selling Tobacco ProductsCVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide as it focuses more on providing health care.
Still Too Many Smokers Smoking has declined in the past 5 decades as has cancer and heart disease but there are still almost 50 million smokers likely to suffer the unnecessary consequences.
The Risks Of Cigar And Pipe SmokingWhen it comes to pipe and cigar smoking, a significant number of people believe there are no risks. They're wrong.
Legal Obligation To Correct Misleading Ads“Here is the truth: Smoking kills, on average, 1200 Americans. Everyday.” Pretty blunt, eh? And not something you’d imagine a tobacco company saying. Except now, it’s going to be forced to put that exact statement on packages of cigarettes.
Gruesome Images On Cigarettes Discourage SmokingThere is a new study that is definitely going to get a great deal of attention and it is certainly controversial. The report finds that gruesome images on cigarettes actually discourage smoking.
Smoking Ban Passed In Cherry Hill, New JerseyCherry Hill Council members have passed an ordinance Monday night that will ban smoking in any Township-owned area.
$10,000 Reward Offered For Information Leading To Arrest Of Robbery SuspectsThe Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms Explosives has now posted a $10,000 reward leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a series of armed pharmacy robberies.
Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette PeddlerIt turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.
Man Found Dead In Bucks County Home With Explosive MaterialsA Bucks County man was found dead in a home containing explosives Tuesday.