Daily Archives: December 17, 2009

Teen use of beer and cigarettes down, but marijuana use is up

For the first time in more than a decade, marijuana use is on the rise among teens, according to a federal survey on teen drug use marijuana usereleased this week.

San Francisco may expand smoking ban

San Francisco, which was at the vanguard of the anti-smoking movement more than a decade ago when it became one of the first Francisco SanAmerican cities to bar people from lighting up in the workplace, now is poised to enact much tougher restrictions on smoking in public places.

European Consumer Prices Rise Less Than Estimated

European consumer prices rose less than initially estimated in November as lower food and housing costs offset increases in alcohol european consumer pricesand transportation.

Takes Additional Steps to Prevent Underage Electronic Cigarette Use

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.-The leading global electronic cigarette brand NJOY is calling on other companies in its new and burgeoning e- cigarettesindustry to adopt higher standards for preventing access to and use of electronic cigarettes by people under the legal age to smoke.