Topic: Smoking

All Texas Cities Should Raise the Smoking Age to 21

Feb. 7, 2018
Smoking

It’s time for other Texas cities to follow San Antonio’s lead and score more wins for health. 

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5 Things You Need to Quit Smoking

Jan. 8, 2018
Cigarettes

A popular New Year’s resolution that many fail to keep is to quit smoking. Make sure you have these five things lined up in your resolution plan to increase success.

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Exercise Helps Smokers with High-Anxiety Sensitivity Quit

Feb. 24, 2016
Quit_smoking

Exercise helps smokers with a high risk for cessation failure due to emotional distress finally kick the habit, according to psychologists. 

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Smoking Ban in Federal Housing is a Bad Idea

Nov. 24, 2015
No Smoking Sign

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's prposal of a smoking ban in federal housing will only add to the barriers many people face in finding secure housing.  Simply put, if the rule goes through, the restrictions could make it more difficult for those in public housing to maintain housing stability, and their quality of life would suffer. It’s a losing situation.
 

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Study: Very Light Smoking Popular Among Young Adult Women

July 20, 2015
Woman Smoking

“Very light” smoking, defined as five or fewer cigarettes per day, is common among young adult women in the United States, according to researchers at UT Austin.

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