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Feb 12, 2009 at 10:20 AM
Dangling enough dollars in front of smokers who want to quit helps many more succeed, an experiment with hundreds of General Electric Co. workers indicates.
Feb 10, 2009 at 6:50 AM
In a sign of how vilified smoking has become, lawmakers in Virginia - where the world's largest cigarette factory churns out Marlboros - passed curbs on smoking in restaurants.
Jan 15, 2009 at 3:04 PM
Californians yearning to light up in picnic areas and on athletic fields can find a haven in Kern County, which lung advocates say is one of the last metropolitan areas in the state without outdoor smoking restrictions.
Aug 31, 2008 at 10:01 AM
Cody Miller was a high school football player who was allergic to ragweed. Douglas Briggs was a doctor coping with pain from an old back injury. Both are now dead, driven to suicide, their families believe, when drugs prescribed to relieve physical...
Apr 30, 2007 at 6:54 PM
Oct 17, 2006 at 6:45 PM
Opponents say it's unfair, proponents say it will keep California kids from smoking.
Oct 6, 2006 at 2:15 PM
Increased absenteeism. Decreased concentration levels. Declines in academic performance.
Jun 17, 2006 at 11:25 AM
The Tax Tobacco: Save Lives. Save Money. coalition this week launched a campaign to raise the tax on cigarettes.
Mar 8, 2006 at 11:22 AM
Americans this week were saddened to hear of the death of Dana Reeve of lung cancer.