Cigarette Makers To Publish New Statements On Health Risks Starting next month, major U.S. cigarette companies will publish a series of statements about the health risks of smoking.
Health Insurance Going Up For Some Smokers In Westmoreland Co.It's a trend that won't make smokers happy, being charged more for health insurance. It will soon be happening for some workers in Westmoreland County.
Pa. Lawmakers Consider Smoking Ban in All Bars, CasinosIf some state legislators have their way, smoking will pretty much be confined to the smokers' own home.
New Federal Rule Bans Smoking In Public HousingSmoking will be prohibited in public housing developments nationwide under a final rule announced Wednesday by the Obama administration.
New State Tax Has Some Smokers Considering QuittingA new state tax went into effect on Monday, increasing the price of cigarettes.
New Study Finds Fewer Than 3% Of Americans Meet “Healthy Lifestyle” CriteriaEven if you hit the gym, you may not be considered healthy, that’s according to a new study.
Study: Carbs Could Be As Bad For You As Smoking CigarettesYou’ve heard that carbs can increase your waistline, but according to a new study they could be as bad for you as smoking cigarettes.
UPMC Study Shows The Dangers Of Smoking HookahThough it’s often thought of as a “safer” way to smoke tobacco, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has released information that suggests Hookah smoke is full of toxins that could rival cigarettes.
New Brighton Apartment Fire Leaves 1 Person DeadOne man died in an apartment building fire in Beaver County Tuesday morning.
Smoking Policy Ignites Controversy Between Hospital Employees, NeighborsA controversy has been ignited over people lighting up near Allegheny General Hospital.
Allegheny Health Network Approves Smoking BanThe Allegheny Health Network has announced that its hospital campuses will be going smoke-free.
UPMC's Smoke-Free Shift Policy Goes Into EffectNo more smoking for UPMC employees and volunteers - at least not while they are on duty.