Tobacco companies, long considered public health enemy No. 1, have suddenly cloaked themselves as champions of lung health in the digital age.
Pima County is looking to expand its tough anti-tobacco rules.
Nothing in Arizona law precludes using an electronic cigarette where real cigarettes are banned.
The proposal would include all UA property, indoors and out.
Women who are current smokers and use an Android smartphone may be eligible to take part in a University of Arizona study on women who want to quit smoking but are worried about weight gain.
Arizona, it’s time for our pharmacies — resources for health and wellness — to get out of the tobacco trade.
Volunteer and spokesperson for the American Lung Association, comedian Sid Caesar, illustrates the evils of smoking at an American Lung Association and Quality Inns International press conference in New York, Aug. 30, 1984. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)
Louis Jourdan, French film actor brought to this country by David Selznick, chats with Shirley Temple during a visit to Selznick's studio on May 20, 1946 in Hollywood. (AP Photo)
The following editorial appeared Friday in the Los Angeles Times:
About a year ago I was surprised to find out from my daughter that hookah pens were all the rage among the high school crowd.
Arizona’s recent ban on e-cigarette sales to minors may sound sensible, but some lawmakers and health experts believe it’s actually a step in the wrong direction.
I was deeply disappointed to see the front-page article in the Star regarding the popularity of hookah smoking (“Hookah lounges proliferate as UA students kick back,” Oct. 11).
TEA PARTY REPUBLICANS SHUT DOWN UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT WITHOUT HIJACKING AIRLINERS
I enjoyed our weekend in Bisbee. We were there to enjoy a rocking blues festival and count the ponytails held in place with orthopedic hair bands.
The argument against action in Syria can be summed up in one word: Iraq-Nam-istan.
Sunnyside’s schools superintendent is no longer pursuing Chapter 7 bankruptcy after officials said he miscalculated his disposable income and actually had enough money to buy a pocket calculator and some Ad…
Television host David Letterman poses behind a cake shaped like a television commemorating the fourth season of "Late Night with David Letterman" at his Miami hotel, Jan. 23, 1986. Letterman and his entourage had just completed filming a 90-minute anniversary show aboard a chartered 747 jet …
WASHINGTON — The federal government, facing a court-imposed deadline and fierce opposition from the tobacco industry, has decided to abandon its legal fight to require cigarette makers to place large, graphic labels on their products warning of the dangers of smoking.
The following editorial appeared Thursday in the Washington Post:
Luxor Cafe is out, Petra Mediterranean Grill is in in central Tucson space.