Anti-Cigarette Group Says MTV Video Awards Sent Wrong MessageShow host Miley Cyrus was responsible for most of them.
Study: Anti-Smoking Enzyme Eats Nicotine Like Pac-ManA nicotine-chomping bacteria could help millions stop smoking, say researchers at The Scripps Research Institute.
Man Caught On Google Street View Smoking Despite Telling Wife He QuitBusted! Google Street View caught a man smoking a cigarette despite telling his wife he had quit.
Proponents Cleared To Gather Signatures For $2 Cigarette TaxProponents of a $2 cigarette tax increase have been cleared to begin gathering signatures to take the question to California voters in 2016.
California Bills To Regulate E-Cigs, Raise Smoking Age StallTwo California bills aimed at curbing youth smoking by regulating e-cigarettes and boosting the smoking age to 21 have stalled in committee, with one lawmaker even rejecting his own measure after it was revised.
Bills Take Aim At Smoking Age, Where E-Cigarettes Are Sold In Calif.he California senate passed a bill today that would raise the legal age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21 years old. Lawmakers are also going after e-cigarettes.
California Senate Approves Bill To Raise Smoking Age To 21California lawmakers are pushing forward a bill to raise the legal age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21.
Proposed California Tobacco Tax Could Add $2 A Pack To Smokers' HabitState Sen. Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) said an increased tax would not only support prevention programs, but it's a proven strategy to reduce smoking, especially among those under the age of 18.
New Study: Secondhand Smoke As Harmful To Pets As PeopleTen years ago, Shirley Worthington rushed Tigger to the vet when the dog's mouth started bleeding. When she was told he had cancer, she knew to blame her heavy smoking, an addiction she couldn't kick until after her pet died.
Utah Lawmakers Kill Bill raising Smoking Age To 21The bill's sponsor, Republican state Sen. Stuart Reid, had urged support for the measure so Utah could "set the example and make a statement to the nation."
Sacramento City Council Floating Restaurant Patio Smoking BanThe Sacramento City Council is floating another smoking ban, this one expanding current bar and restaurant restriction to patios.
Manteca Considers Banning Smoking At Its 60 ParksA crackdown on smoking is underway in Manteca, where city leaders may soon ban smoking in all of its almost 60 parks.