About 200 children per week visit doctors due to effects of secondhand smoke in cars, and as a non-smoker when you’re in a vehicle you can instantly smell the cigarette smoke, growing up my father smoked and cracking of the window did not really help that much.
Hawaii was the first state outlawing smoking for anyone under 2,1 California has hopped on board as well,
Do I believe that the 21 and under law will make an effect on smoking? Not to the extent that I think legislators do. I remember being able to get cigarettes and booze, yes it was hard but it did happen...
Smoker or not, you probably heard that the price of a pack of cigarettes went up sharply this past summer in the State of Minnesota. An increase of $1.60 brought the state's Tobacco Tax from $1.23 o $2.83 per pack.
As a role model for kindness and generosity, you can't do much better than Santa. But let's face it -- he's not exactly the picture of health. If the jolly old elf can't bring himself to drop a few pounds, at least he's recently given up smoking.
Diabetes has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few years, and not only among adults. As obesity grows, so does diabetes. There are always additional concerns ( family history etc.) but there are new findings that can curb this growing trend. And, they are easy to incorporate into your daily lifestyle.