Physicians warnings ignored by indifferent government. Bidi workers with TB are three times more prone to die. According to the Indian Health Department, bidi crop cultivation occupied 35 percent of the area under tobacco cultivation.
11:51 Jan 15, 2010
Bloomberg's Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use, which was established in 2005 and includes a $125 million commitment, will be extended with a new $250 million, four-year commitment
04:27 Jul 24, 2008
Tobacco lobbyists and politicians spare in this controversal comedy, highlighting Washington D.C.'s underside.
15:10 Oct 18, 2006
Tobacco interests have intentionally added similar sounding but drastically different initiatives to the ballot in Arizona and Ohio.
17:10 Oct 3, 2006
That's what a smoker recently said on her blog. When you write a book or even an article the publisher wants to know what gives you the credentials to write this story... and I'll give that at the end.
06:08 Aug 22, 2006
A combat zone is not the ideal place for Soldiers to quit a bad habit, but a dozen took the plunge anyway during a recent Smoking Cessation Class.
04:20 Jun 6, 2006
On Friday, Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee signed smokefree restaurant legislation into law. 'The more people we can protect from secondhand smoke, the better,' said Huckabee.
10:14 Apr 16, 2006
A new advertising campaign for Camel cigarettes, the second-most smoked cigarette brand among teens, has raised the ire of three state Attorneys General.
15:16 Dec 13, 2005
The Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly gave Third Reading, final approval to the Smoke-free Places Act. The bill requires all workplaces (including restaurants and bars) to be smokefree...
18:24 Nov 7, 2005