by Sy Mukherjee Posted on August 27, 2013 Updated: August 27, 2013
Stores have been thinking twice about selling tobacco to underage kids. While 40 percent of all retailers were caught doing so in 1997, only 9 percent do today.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on August 26, 2013 Updated: August 26, 2013
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says that primary care doctors can go a long way to stop teens from experimenting with tobacco.
by Joe Romm Posted on August 22, 2013
On NBC's NOW with Alex Wagner, I explain how the leaked IPCC report is like the Surgeon General's warnings on cigarette smoking.
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by Sy Mukherjee Posted on July 30, 2013
An Obamacare provision will allow heavy smokers to get a yearly CT scan without paying any out-of-pocket costs. The free yearly screenings are expected to save 20,000 lives per year.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on July 22, 2013 Updated: July 23, 2013
Evidence suggests that New York's indoor smoking ban led to healthier environments and lowered hospital admissions due to heart attacks.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 11, 2013 Updated: July 11, 2013
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by Sy Mukherjee Posted on July 1, 2013 Updated: July 1, 2013
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on June 26, 2013 Updated: June 26, 2013
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 14, 2013 Updated: June 14, 2013