Articles tagged with: smoking

20 April 2015

Willie Nelson's latest gig: Selling pot

Posted in U.S. & World News

(CNN Money) Willie Nelson has been singing the virtues of smoking pot for decades. Now, the country music icon has his own personal brand of marijuana that will be grown and sold wherever it's lega ...

20 August 2014

Smoking while pregnant could affect future grandchildren

Posted in Health

(NBC News) A new study reveals smoking while pregnant could affect the growth of your future grandchildren. British researchers found boys with non-smoking mothers, (but whose maternal grandmother s ...

24 June 2014

Graphic ads target smokers

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  A graphic ad campaign from the Centers For Disease Control And Prevention aimed at helping smokers quit will soon hit the airwaves. The ads tell real-life stories of tobacco's dangers. ...

12 June 2014

Teens and risky behavior

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds teens are smoking less, but still engaging in other risky behaviors.The new survey includes data on more than 13,0 ...

29 March 2014

Are e-cigarettes really safer than cigarettes? Doctors say no

Posted in Health

Many of the health effects of electronic cigarettes are still uncertain but local physicians say they are not any safer than traditional cigarettes. Dr. Rebecca Schane from Asante Rogue Regional sa ...