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[UK] MAJORITY OF WOMEN FIND SMOKERS UNATTRACTIVE, SURVEY CLAIMS

Out of those surveyed, 57 per cent were nonsmokers, 24.3 per cent smoked and 18.7 per cent were vape-users. When asked to explain why participants wouldn’t date a smoker, ninety-one per cent of people blamed the smell of cigarette smoke while 75 per cent
The Independent (uk)
added May 18, 2018 14:12
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[Pennsylvania] Study by DU suggests third-hand smoke spreads indoors

third-hand smoke — the chemical residue from tobacco smoke that sticks to clothes, furniture or other surfaces — may not be as easy to evade. The research, published on May 9 in the scientific journal Science Advances, found that third-hand smoke can per
The Triangle (Drexel University)
added May 18, 2018 14:10
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[Ohio] University of Findlay going entirely tobacco-free

A tobacco-free policy that has applied only to indoor spaces will expand to include the entire campus. The university will also prohibit the use of all products that contain nicotine, such as those used for vaping, and devices used to consume nicotine.
The (Findlay, OH) Courier
added May 18, 2018 14:06
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African Americans and Tobacco Use

29.8% of African American adults reported current use* of tobacco in 2013.9 Bar graph of current tobacco use among African American adults: Cigarettes 25.5%, Cigars 7.5%, Smokeless Tobacco 2.0%* “Current Use” is defined as self-reported consumption of ci
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 18, 2018 05:16
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[UK] MOST women find smokers unattractive - and would rather likely to date an e-cigarette user (but men don't care either way), survey finds

A survey found that 56 percent of women would not date someone who smokes However, this number decreased to 46 percent who said they would not date someone who vapes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 18, 2018 05:08
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Strong government commitment helps achieving a significant decline in tobacco smoking in Uruguay

A study conducted in Uruguay by the Ministry of Health and the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) reveals that Uruguay has significantly reduced smoking over the past nine years, viz. smoking rates have dropped by more than 13 percent among adults - from
Asian Tribune
added May 18, 2018 05:08
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Police Are Fining Parents $100 For Smoking With Their Kid In The Car, & Twitter Is Divided

The Virginia Beach Police Department recently tweeted a warning to parents after they issued a driver a $100 ticket for smoking with their kid in the car, and the comment section is bustling with some pretty lively debate. According to Scary Mommy, the ci
Romper
added May 18, 2018 05:08
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[New York] Hilary Duff Violated Instagram Rules by Publicly Shaming Non-Famous Neighbor

An Instagram representative told The Blast the company removed some of Duff's content for "violatnig our policies."
Pop Culture
added May 18, 2018 05:07
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After smoking ban fails, Louisiana Senate OKs study on protecting against secondhand smoke

After failed attempts to pass a law that would ban smoking in casinos, bars and sports arenas statewide, an Acadiana legislator settled Thursday for a study on efforts to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke. House Concurrent Resolution 76 was approv
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 18, 2018 05:01
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[New York] Hilary Duff had "reached a breaking point" with chain-smoking neighbor she trashed online, says rep

her rep told ABC News that the actress’ outburst has been a long time coming. “Hilary and her young son have been subjected to excessive secondhand smoke, late-night noise, garbage in the hallways, and an overall hazardous living environment from this m
ABC News
added May 18, 2018 05:00
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