Daily Archives: July 6, 2011

Firing Up Tobacco Sales—Without the Smoke

As cigarette smoking continues to decline in the U.S., Reynolds American Inc. Chief Executive Daniel Delen wants Americans to consider new ways to consume tobacco.

Chantix Raises Heart Attack Risk: Study

A new study led by a Johns Hopkins researcher says the popular anti-smoking drug Chantix significantly increases the risk for a heart attack or other serious heart problem in healthy, middle-aged smokers.

Only doctors may prescribe cigarettes to addicts

Iceland is considering banning the sale of cigarettes and making them a prescription-only product.