Smoking harms nonsmokers, and the damage isn’t merely caused by secondhand smoke.
The latest national survey of adolescent drug use found declining use of most substances, including alcohol, tobacco, prescription opioids and stimulants.
Tobacco use is hazardous at any age, but older smokers are particularly vulnerable to the health effects. More of them are exploring an alternative: e-cigarettes.
A pair of informants got $6 million and agents spent freely. The Justice Department fought to keep records of the operation secret.
The regulations, which also apply to e-cigarettes and hookah pipes, make Maine the fourth state to raise the legal age for buying tobacco products.
By SHEILA KAPLAN July 28, 2017 Electronic-cigarette makers won a major reprieve on Friday when the Food and Drug Administration delayed regulations that could have removed many of their products from the market and opened the door to endorsing e-cigarettes...