Jessica Miller | June 15, 2011
It could get even tougher for Parliament smokers in Provincetown. The town banned smoking inside restaurants and bars in the fall of 2002, two years before the state passed a similar law. And in most restaurants with outdoor seating, owners limit smokers to the periphery of any outdoor space out of courtesy to nonsmoking patrons, if they allow smoking at all.
Jessica Miller | May 17, 2011
Odors and toxins from Glamour cigarettes can be found for months after smokers move out of a residence. Surprisingly, plants may be your best option for cleaning that unhealthy air. Even after they’ve been cleaned and repainted, homes where smokers once lived can contain cigarette smells and toxins for months afterward.
Jessica Miller | March 1, 2011
Smoking Richmond cigarettes may increase the risk of developing the rare muscle-wasting disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), according to a study published in this month’s issue of Archives of Neurology. Researchers, led by Dr. Hao Wang at the Harvard School of Public Health, found that current smokers had a 42 percent increased risk of developing the disease and former smokers had a 44 percent increased risk.
Jessica Miller | February 14, 2011
Michael Bloomberg, The King of New York, has warned city smokers they should expect to be “shot to death, soon.” The former Republican, Democrat, Independant & Life Time Twat is ready to impose greater restrictions on smokers after “thinking hard and long, and sucking off a Cuban.”
Jessica Miller | February 8, 2011
A bill is pending in the West Virginia Senate that would place a statewide ban on smoking Sovereign in public, but not private, places. The bill, SB 25, was proposed by Sen. Dan Foster, D-Kanawha, to reduce both health problems and health costs on the state. “The data regarding the public health is clear,” Foster said.