by Josh Israel Dec 1, 2015
The gun lobby has preemptively blocked every avenue that was used to successfully reduce smoking and hold the tobacco industry accountable for the damage it had caused.
by Alan Pyke Nov 17, 2015
Paternalistic ideas about poverty usually set activists' hair on fire. But smoking is different -- and a far bigger threat to public housing is already moving quietly through Congress.
by Emily Atkin Oct 20, 2015
"I think a RICO action is plausible and should be considered," she said.
by Josh Israel Jun 30, 2015
Health companies are contributing money to a U.S. trade association quietly working to undermine smoking cessation.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jun 1, 2015
Farmers allegedly took away workers' passports and threatened immigrants with arrest or deportation by immigration authorities.
by Sam P.K. Collins Feb 2, 2015
“We show positive messaging to help the mom feel like she has all the support she needs to quit.”
by Sam P.K. Collins Jan 30, 2015
"Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death and it [affects] almost every system in the body."
by Sam P.K. Collins Jan 28, 2015
But health care providers in some parts of the country still have a long way to go.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jan 23, 2015
Soon, you won't be able to smoke in bars in New Orleans.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jan 22, 2015
But there are still lingering questions about the health effects of the drug -- which are stalling efforts to shape public policy.