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Smokers Fight Proposed State Park Smoking Ban

Smokers Fight Proposed State Park Smoking Ban

Smokers Fight Proposed State Park Smoking Ban It comes as no surprise anymore when one hears about a state or city banning public smoking. However, one rarely hears about smokers taking a stand against those bans. In New York, a proposed ban on smoking in state parks is being met with heavy criticism among smokers. [...]

May 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Acupuncture and Hypnosis Gaining Momentum As Quitting Methods

Acupuncture and Hypnosis Gaining Momentum As Quitting Methods

In what is coming as a bit of surprise to many smokers who had been looking to quit, acupuncture and hypnosis are gaining popularity and acceptance among experts as a means of smoking cessation. While there are still studies going on to determine just how helpful the alternative methods are, in one it was found [...]

May 8, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Smokers Rights Advocates Challenge NY Smoking Ban

Smokers Rights Advocates Challenge NY Smoking Ban

In what is being considered a brash move, smoker’s rights advocates are challenging a New York public smoking ban by, to no one’s surprise, choosing to smoke in public anyway. The ban includes New York’s state parks, public pools, beaches, and historic sites. The smoker’s rights advocates are choosing to continue smoking in these areas [...]

May 7, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Kansas Lawmakers Weighing Smokeless Tobacco Study

Kansas Lawmakers Weighing Smokeless Tobacco Study

Kansas lawmakers are weighing whether or not a study on smokeless tobacco should be made, specifically whether there are any negative health effects on smokers who use the products. Smokeless tobacco products, such as chewing tobacco, have been controversial due to claims by some users as to them being healthier than regular cigarettes. The ramifications [...]

May 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Smoking Ban Groups in Smokeless Tobacco As Well

Smoking Ban Groups in Smokeless Tobacco As Well

In what is coming as a shock to nobody, an Oregon county has put a ban on smoking in public places. This certainly lines up with the anti-public smoking bans that are being seen all across the country, it is worth noting that the ban has decided to group in smokeless tobacco products such as [...]

May 5, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics, Uncategorized Comments Off

Tobacco Flavor Argument Rages On

Tobacco Flavor Argument Rages On

The heated debate over whether or not tobacco products, such as e cigarettes, should be allowed to use flavors beyond menthol and tobacco is raging on, with Canadian lawmakers seeking to put a ban on alternative tobacco flavors. Critics of flavored tobacco products have thrown around some pretty heated accusations, even going so far as [...]

May 3, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

More Apartment Complexes Proposing Smoking Bans

More Apartment Complexes Proposing Smoking Bans

It is becoming a growing trend all across the country among apartment complexes to ban smoking in the building, regardless of whether you are in the privacy of your apartment or not. The argument that proponents of these bans have is that the smoking that goes on in apartment complexes has an effect on the [...]

May 3, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Is Nicotine the Real Culprit Behind Cigarette Addiction?

Is Nicotine the Real Culprit Behind Cigarette Addiction?

Greater awareness is being made to the general public about just what the actual effects of nicotine are. Nicotine is more often than not the scapegoat that is used by most anti-smoking groups use to get people to try and quit. They play up the fact that nicotine is part of what keeps you addicted [...]

May 3, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

ACSH Article Suggests Silence on Harm Reduction Kills Smokers

ACSH Article Suggests Silence on Harm Reduction Kills Smokers

An article from the American Council on Science and Health suggests that the lack of coverage about tobacco harm reduction is not only dangerous, but it is outright killing smokers. The article suggests that groups such as the FDA are sending the message to the smoking public that their only options when it comes to [...]

May 2, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics Comments Off

Retailers State What They Stand To Lose Should Display Ban Pass

Retailers State What They Stand To Lose Should Display Ban Pass

In Madison County, NY, retailers are being told by the proponents of a measure that would ban cigarette displays in their stores that the ban would have no effect on their business in terms of profit. However, retailers are already retorting, and the message is essentially stating “You don’t know what you’re talking about.” The [...]

April 27, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0
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