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Is Vaping Worse Than Smoking?
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
You wouldn’t discover the correct answer from reading the latest study on e-cigarettes.

Unsafe E-Cigarettes
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Joshua E. Muscat, a professor of public health sciences at Penn State, writes that their use may lead to increased tobacco smoking in young people.

Louisiana: New Orleans Ends Smoking in Bars and Gambling Halls
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Despite protests from owners of such establishments, the New Orleans City Council voted unanimously to ban smoking in bars and gambling halls to protect the health of musicians and other entertainers.

Will the F.D.A. Kill Off E-Cigs?
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Government guidelines could clarify the benefits for smokers.

No Smoke, but Haze Around E-Joint
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Addiction specialists worry that a new high via electronic vapor cigarettes with no smoke or smell may be far too convenient, especially for teenagers.

1965: New U.S. Effort to Cut Cigarette Smoking Urged
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:22:23 -0500
Highlights from The International Herald Tribune archives: The surgeon general seeks to convince Americans of the dangers of smoking.

Dealing With Hyperactive Upstairs Neighbors
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
This week, questions about noisy neighbors, co-op fees for name changes and secondhand smoke from outdoors are answered.

In Miami, a New Outpost for Fashion-Forward Fine Jewelry
Fri, 02 Jan 2015 11:00:16 -0500
Alchemist, which carries pieces from top avant-garde designers, is opening its third and largest store in the city’s design district and launching a private label.

What Makes the Man?
Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:53:34 -0500
Metropolitan Diary: Walking on the Lower East Side, he had choices: keys in pocket, e-cigarette in mouth.

A Ban on Child Labor in Tobacco Fields
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The Obama administration should act on its own to restrict children from working on tobacco farms.