A group of Missouri gas station and convenience store owners is backing taxing cigarettes an additional 23 cents per pack.
Fewer than half of U.S. states passed three or more of the nine categories.
The only exception to the ban is if you’re in a car either driving or parked on campus.
State Sen. Ira Silverstein (D-Chicago) sponsored a bill he said intended to protect children from second-hand smoke.
The suggestion is part of a study by the Institute of Medicine, which found a minimum age of 21 would reduce smoking prevalence by about 12 percent and smoking-related deaths by nearly 10 percent.
A man who was using oxygen to help his breathing died when fire broke out in his apartment in an assisted living center.
WalletHub.com says cigarette prices & state tax on them are very low.
Gov. Jay Nixon is eliciting support from health professionals as he tries to persuade Missouri lawmakers to sustain his veto of legislation dealing with electronic cigarettes.
America’s cardiologists are growing increasingly worried about electronic cigarettes.
The Kansas City Housing Authority is receiving both praises and anger for their recent decision to ban smoking in all public housing. More opposition was expected, but they heard from a majority of non smokers.