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Smoking Ban in NY Parks Working, Despite Wish For Areas For Smokers

Smoking Ban in NY Parks Working, Despite Wish For Areas For Smokers

A report from the New York Times is showing that a ban on smoking in public parks is, thus far, being obeyed. The report states that two-thirds of the litter that is normally left behind by cigarettes has dropped. This is a very successful ban, but it makes one wonder whether there has been a [...]

May 24, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Alleged Smoking Gene Reactions

Alleged Smoking Gene Reactions

A recent study is coming under heavy fire for the suggestion that there is a “smoking gene”. Yes, you read that correctly. There is apparently a gene that, according to the study affects how many more cigarettes over average a person smokes in a day. That’s right. There’s apparently an average amount of cigarettes smoked [...]

May 24, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Number of Smoking Youths in Decline

Number of Smoking Youths in Decline

In what is coming as a surprise to absolutely nobody, a recent survey has shown that smoking among youth has dropped significantly. The findings are not unexpected as the past few decades has shown further and further pushes in the media to get rid of advertisements for cigarettes and for there to be fewer instances [...]

May 23, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

It’s time for adults to set an example for younger generations!

It’s time for adults to set an example for younger generations!

Can you tell what causes 1 of every 5 deaths? You’ve probably guessed it, because… The CDC estimates 19.3% of all adults in the United States smoke tobacco cigarettes. Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States (1 of every 5 deaths caused by tobacco). CDC Data from 2010 – [...]

May 23, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

As Cig Prices Rise, Sales Fall

As Cig Prices Rise, Sales Fall

As cigarette prices rise, cigarette sales fall. A recent study has shown that as taxes on cigarettes have risen, the number of people buying cigarettes, especially among the youth, has fallen. The large number of smokers is in decline, but not just in the US. With tax hikes popping up all across the globe, countries [...]

May 23, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Could Cig Sales Drop Mean E Cig Boost?

Could Cig Sales Drop Mean E Cig Boost?

It is a plain and simple fact that cigarette sales are falling. Among both young people and long time smokers, tax hikes have lead to a sharp decline in cigarette sales. But are tax hikes alone to blame for the rising prices, and almost more importantly is the fall in sales of cigarettes going to [...]

May 23, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Weber County Looks At Legality Of Selling E Cigarettes At County Fair

Weber County Looks At Legality Of Selling E Cigarettes At County Fair

An electronic cigarette vendor has applied to the fair advisory board to sell the infamous electronic cigarette on site during the event. The board has referred the application to the county attorney’s office for immediate review concerning the legal implications concerning the product. A Federal Judge ruled in January of 2011 that e cigarettes are [...]

May 21, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Norcross Jumps on Public Smoking Bandwagon

Norcross Jumps on Public Smoking Bandwagon

Norcross, a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia, has become one of the countless cities across the country that have jumped on the bandwagon and banned the use of cigarettes in public places. This means that designated public smoking areas would be taken away and that public ash trays would be taken out. On top of that, [...]

May 14, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Russia Adopts Graphic Images on Cigarette Packs

Russia Adopts Graphic Images on Cigarette Packs

The debate over graphic images displayed on cigarette packs has found its way to Russia. From here on, Russian cigarette packs are being forced to carry graphic images, many depicting the effects of long term cigarette smoking on the human body, as a means to deter people from smoking. Russia leads the world in terms [...]

May 12, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Should Films Stop Featuring Smoking?

Should Films Stop Featuring Smoking?

The attorney general in Ohio has made the statement that movies should stop featuring smoking, particularly in films aimed at children. The statement he makes suggests that any exposure of the concept of smoking does damage to children. This, however, is somewhat a redundant and possibly even outdated sentiment. The fact is, films that depict [...]

May 11, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off
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