Proposed tobacco ban at fair fails

Proposed tobacco ban at fair fails
Discussion of a proposed ban on the sale of tobacco and smoking products at the Orange County Fairgrounds took a philosophical turn Thursday at the Fair Board’s monthly meeting, where the idea was voted down. Speakers and, later, board members questioned the logic behind banning cigars and hookahs at a place where visitors can drink ...

Smoking: Big Tobacco’s market place battle

Smoking: Big Tobacco’s market place battle
Despite the steady march of smoking bans in offices, restaurants and public spaces, tobacco use continues to kill nearly 6m people each year. Accounting for one in every 10 adult deaths, smoking is arguably the most widespread public health threat in the world and the single biggest preventable cause of cancer. While the vast majority ...

Call for strict enforcement of tobacco control laws

Call for strict enforcement of tobacco control laws
The Network for Consumer Protection along with a group of politicians belonging to major political parties appealed the masses not to cast vote for those political candidates, who used to smoke. Nadeem Iqbal, Executive co-ordinator the Network, said here on Thursday that political parties should not award tickets to the smokers, as it would jeopardise ...

W A T C H Unforgettable (2017) Online [FREE]

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Towards a smoke-free society

Towards a smoke-free society
A group of 40 politicians, belonging to different political parties, constituted by TheNetwork, — a consumer protection organisation — a conference in Rawalpindi agreed to play their role in supporting candidates that do not smoke. On the occasion, politicians endorsed the support for complete ban on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship and effective enforcement of ...

Popular Seneca business raided in cigarette tax probe

Popular Seneca business raided in cigarette tax probe
Wolf’s Run, a popular Chautauqua County business run by two prominent members of the Seneca Nation, was raided by federal agents Wednesday in connection with a continuing investigation into alleged cigarette tax violations. Agents from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives searched the business on Route 438 in Irving for several hours ...

Would Banning Menthols Help People Quit Smoking?

Would Banning Menthols Help People Quit Smoking?
For African-Americans, BET.com reported, it’s a particularly harder feat. It’s hard to stop smoking. A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that while 59 percent of Black smokers tried to quit, only 3.3 percent actually succeeded — the lowest success rate among all races and ethnicities. Those low rates may be ...