second hand smoke
What interested me about the case was that the Post and other media sources described Nessa Coppinger as "an environmental lawyer." In Washington, that could mean a number of things. So I looked her up.
It's easy to dismiss poor people as willfully ignorant, self-indulgent or morally compromised. So if they end up with cancer, heart disease or emphysema, the thinking goes, they kind of brought it on themselves. Have we come to believe that widening disparities in health, like income, are inevitable?
Every business that is involved in health and health care must now do its part. Time is of the essence; tobacco is an epidemic that must be stopped.
From cigarettes to marijuana, what can and can't you smoke in public parks, restaurants, even in your own apartment? Laws banning cigarette smoke are trying to expand to people's homes.
Republican consultant Frank Luntz, a master of words, made clear in a 2002 GOP strategy memo how conservatives would address the growing threat of climate change: They would simply deny it was happening.
Six weeks into her job, Cannon's boss told her she could no longer show up to work smelling like smoke. Despite efforts to
Researchers at Tufts' School of Veterinary Medicine conducted a study in which they found that cats living in homes with smokers are twice as likely as cats living with non-smokers to acquire feline lymphoma cancer.
The medical center has beefed up it tobacco cessation programs to help employees quit. As for enforcement of the stringent
In other cigarette/MTA-related news, two MTA employees who were caught on camera last month smoking cigarettes just inside
In this particular case, landlord Upper East Lease Associates sued a tenant for roughly $12,000 in unpaid rent. The tenant