Contact Us
Make My Homepage
smoking

smoking - Page 2

smoking
Daniel Barry, Getty Images
[

In state with tobacco ties, Kentucky House OKs smoking ban

In a state where tobacco interests once had a firm grip on the levers of politics, the Kentucky House of Representatives on Friday passed a ban on smoking in public places.

Read More|Comment

Person smoking
Andrew Burton, Getty Images
[

Study ties more deaths, types of disease, to smoking

Breast cancer, prostate cancer, and even routine infections. A new report ties these and other maladies to smoking and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use.

Read More|Comment

Category: Health & Wellness, News Tags:
Getty Images / Hulton Archive
Getty Images / Hulton Archive
[

Take a ‘trip’ to quit smoking

smoking-sleeplessness-630x421-300x200
[

Smoking rates on the rise in New York City

For the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News Tags:
Matt King, Getty Images
Matt King, Getty Images
[

Christie vetoes limit on smoking at parks, beaches

Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a measure to limit smoking in the state's parks and beaches.

Read More|Comment

Category: New Jersey News, News Tags:
An inflatable cigarette is displayed to announce the drug store CVS' decision to stop selling cigarettes at its stores on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in New York.
An inflatable cigarette is displayed to announce the drug store CVS' decision to stop selling cigarettes at its stores on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in New York.
[

Study: Lung cancer screening may benefit heavy-smoking seniors

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some current or former heavy smokers may benefit from a new lung cancer test even if they're 65 or older - although they experience more false alarms, suggests an analysis that comes as Medicare is debating whether to pay for the scans.

Read More|Comment

Undated handout image from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with a warning that says: "Smoking can kill you." (HO/AFP/Getty Images)
Undated handout image from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with a warning that says: "Smoking can kill you." (HO/AFP/Getty Images)
[

Fla. jury slams RJ Reynolds with $23.6B in damages

MIAMI (AP) -- A Florida jury has slammed the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.

Read More|Comment

Smoking
Flickr User Ed Schipul
[

Should New Jersey Raise the Smoking Age to 21? [POLL]

A new bill could mean that the smoking age in New Jersey could be raised from 19-21. 

Read More|Comment

Smoking-300x200
[

NJ Lawmakers Seek to Raise Smoking Age to 21

Two New Jersey lawmakers want to raise the minimum smoking age to 21.

Read More|Comment

Category: Health & Wellness, News Tags:
50854934-300x201
[

Smoking Ban Gets Revision [AUDIO]

The proposed smoking ban at New Jersey's public beaches, forests and parks was tweaked during this week's hearing on the bill in the state Senate.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for New Jersey Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive New Jersey Insiders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.