Supporters of a push to raise the tobacco buying age from 18 to 21 are excited about the upcoming debate in St. Cloud. Jodi Gertken is the Director of Wellness for the CentraCare Health Foundation. She says it aligns with their mission to improve the health of central Minnesotans.
It's going to cost Minnesota smokers more to light up in 2016. An automatic inflationary adjustment to the state's excise tax will take effect tomorrow (Friday). It means Minnesotans will be paying more for cigarettes in the new year.
The big push for e-cigs to help you quit smoking, or smoking them inside where cigarettes aren't allowed, may not be as safe as you may have thought. This isn't the 1st report of the vapor cigs I've seen, but it certainly is scary to see what can happen...
War on drugs. Just say no. Butt out. The Great American Smoke-Out. You name it, somebody's tried it. So despite all the health warnings, why haven't Americans stopped smoking, drinking, and doing drugs? Turns out, we don't care about the risks.