New Texas Laws Impacting Beer, Cough Medicine And Cigarette Sales Take Effect Sunday“We are finally free of the chains that prohibited us from selling beer to go,” said Brad Mall, owner of Oak Highlands Brewery in Dallas.
FDA Pushes For Disturbing Warning Labels On Cigarette PackagesA new rule proposed by the Food and Drug Administration would have the United States join the rest of most developed countries showing graphic imagery on cigarette packages.
Disturbing Pic Shows Mother Bird Feeding Her Chick A Cigarette ButtIt was in June when a photographer captured what she believed were sweet photos of a mother bird feeding her chick... but it was actually a sobering picture of the impact of littering on wildlife.
Walmart Set To Ban Tobacco Sales To Anyone Under 21 Years OldWalmart stores across the U.S. will soon ban tobacco product sales to anyone under 21 years of age.
Walgreens Still Selling Cigarettes, But Will Hike Minimum Age For SalesWalgreens has decided to raise its minimum age for tobacco sales at its more than 9,500 stores nationwide.
The Science Behind Lighting Up: Smoking Marijuana Vs. TobaccoAs more states make it legal to smoke marijuana, some worry what that might mean for a public health success : curbing cigarette smoking.
Try Kicking The Habit During The Great American SmokeoutThe American Cancer Society uses their annual Great American Smokeout day to encourage smokers to commit to a "healthy and smoke-free life".
FDA To Crack Down On Menthol Cigarettes, Flavored VapesA top U.S. health official on Thursday pledged to try to ban menthol from regular cigarettes, outlaw flavors in all cigars, and tighten rules regarding the sale of most flavored versions of electronic cigarettes.
Sean Penn Makes Smoky Appearance On 'Late Show'Sean Penn made a smoky appearance on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to promote his book.
Video Of Smoking Orangutan Lands Zoo In Hot Water, AgainAn Indonesian zoo infamous for mistreatment of animals is being slammed again by activists after a video emerged of one of its orangutans smoking a cigarette.
Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Set To Begin After Decade Of DelayDecades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies will be returning to prime-time television this weekend, but not by choice.
Cigarette Makers To Publish Statements On Health RisksMajor cigarette companies will soon begin publishing a series of blunt statements about the health risks of smoking as part of a court order stemming from a 1999 lawsuit brought by the federal government.
$13 A Pack? NYC Mayor Wants Highest Cigarette Prices In U.S.New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is pushing for the nation's biggest city to also be the country's priciest spot to buy a pack of smokes.
No More E-Cigs & Hookah For Kids, FDA Ban Starts TodayParents and teenagers listen up… as of today, no one under the age of 18 can buy hookah tobacco, cigars or e-cigarettes, either online or in person. A new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban started today.
Study: E-Cigarette Poisonings Surge In Young ChildrenElectronic cigarettes have sickened rising numbers of young children, a study of U.S. poison center calls has found. Most cases involve swallowing liquid nicotine.