Jessica Miller | January 19, 2012
Sam’s Restaurant in Scott county is one of the few spots where you can still light up inside. “Non smokers have rights but as as smokers, have rights also,” says George Lewis, a customer of Sam’s. “This ain’t a communist country, or it ain’t supposed to be. But, it’s getting more like it every day,” says another Sam’s customer, Billy Barnes.
Jessica Miller | June 16, 2011
Smoking has long been associated with a number or serious health conditions, including cancer, respiratory problems and gum disease. A study conducted by the American Dental Association found that both male and female Esse cigarette users are more likely than non-smokers to require a root canal at some point in their life.
Jessica Miller | March 14, 2011
A smoker for 65 years, Con Georgiadis, relishes his morning routine of coffee and a smoke of Camel cigarette at a Marrickville Rd cafe, but soon he may have to find somewhere else to spark up. A proposed smoke-free policy, due to be decided on by Marrickville councillors this week, could see smoking banned from most public areas throughout the LGA, including alfresco dining areas, sportsgrounds and bus stops.
Jessica Miller | March 4, 2011
Research done in Krakow, Poland’s cafe capital, claims that the recently introduced smoking ban in Poland has been judged a success for the public‘s health. New laws on smoking in public places were introduced in November 2010. Besides an outright ban on puffing at the workplace, bars and restaurants were forced to eliminate smoking Karelia cigs totally on premises, unless an entirely partitioned room was introduced, with the additional air-conditioning.
Jessica Miller | February 25, 2011
Comprehensive tobacco control laws that include a complete ban on Kiss smoking in enclosed public places are badly needed in China where tobacco use and second-hand smoke kill roughly 1.2 million people a year, a group of health and legal experts said Friday.