How Far Should Smoking Bans Go?

Smoking is bad for the kids, but just how far should we go with these smoking bans? Hey smoking hot peeps! Yea that didn’t work did it? Hi I’m Trace. Thanks for watching Dnews. Cigarettes are little paper-wrapped tobacco sticks, but they’re also full of death. If you’ve been anywhere near a classroom or television […]

How Far Should Smoking Bans Go?

Smoking is bad for the kids, but just how far should we go with these smoking bans? Hey smoking hot peeps! Yea that didn’t work did it? Hi I’m Trace. Thanks for watching Dnews. Cigarettes are little paper-wrapped tobacco sticks, but they’re also full of death. If you’ve been anywhere near a classroom or television […]

Two weeks until smoking ban takes effect

THE FBI IS ALSOINVESTIGATING.THE CITY’S SMOKING BAN GOES INTOEFFECT IN TWO WEEKS AND THE CITYIS TRYING TO GET BUSINESSESREADY AND SOME ARE AHEAD OF THEGAME.THIS OF OUR REPORTS NO ISSUES.WE ARE A SMALL BAR, THESMOKING IN A THE AIR KEPT PEOPLECOMING — FROM COMING.NOW THEY WILL COME.WE ARE GOING TO PUT THE SIGNSOUTSIDE, NO SMOKING […]

Weekend house call: tobacco’s effect on human body

DEFINED BY PENNSYLVANIA LAW.♪YOU ALL KNOW THE ADVERSE AFFECTSTOBACCO HAS ON YOUR HEALTH.WDSU MEDICAL EDITOR DR. COREYHEBERT HAS SOME STATISTICS THATWILL SURELY MAKE YOU WANT TOKICK THE HABIT.DR. HEBERT: YOU THINK SMOKING ISSEXY, THINK AGAIN.A CIGARETTE SMOKERS MOUTH IS AHAVEN FOR PLAQUE BUILDUP, BONELOSS AND ORAL CANCER.IT IS WHAT IS NOT VISIBLE THATIS WE CAN […]

Businesses prepare for smoking ban to take effect after judge denies ban request

A CONTROVERSIAL SMOKING BANTAKING EFFECT.TIME IS RUNNING OUT.A JUDGEREAD — DENIED A REQUESTFROM BUSINESSES TO BLOCK THEVAN.LATONYA NORTON EXPLAINS.I’M NOT GOING TO BE A WILL TOKEEP CUSTOMERS.BUT TONYA KORTEN THAT IS WHAT—LATONYA NORTON: THAT IS WHATTHIS BUSINESS OWNER SAYS WENDYNEW ORLEANS SMOKING BAN GOESINTO EFFECT.IF THIS GOES, SOMETHING WILLFOLLOW IT AFTER THAT.SUDDENLY BOURBON STREET WILL […]

Smoking Ban Continues to Frustrate Casinos and Bars

ON YOUR SIDE IN SOUTHEASTLOUISIANA, THIS IS WDSU NEWS AT10:00.ADRIANNA: THE CITY’S SMOKING BANIS LEADING TO BAR ROOM BRAWLS INMORE WAYS THAN ONE.HARRAH’S CASINO AND OTHER NEWORLEANS AREA BARS ARE TAKING THECITY TO COURT.SCOTT: THEY’RE TRYING TO GET ACIVIL COURT JUDGE TO OVERTURNTHE CITY’S NEW SMOKING BAN,BECAUSE THEY SAY IT’S HURTINGBUSINESS.WDSU’S CASEY FERRAND IS LIVEOUTSIDE […]

New Orleans ban on smoking in public going into effect

I WILL HAVE MORE ON THAT IN MYNEXT EXACTCAST.ADRIANNA: THE CLOCK IS TICKING— THE ORLEANS PARISH SMOKINGBAN IN BARS AND RESTAURANTS GOESINTO EFFECT.DESPITE ATTEMPTS BY BUSINESSESLIKE HARRAH’S AND POPULAR FRENCHQUARTER RESTAURANTS, AT MIDNIGHTYOU CAN NO LONGER LIGHT UP.HERE’S A REMINDER OF SOME OF THENEW RULES.NO SMOKING IN BARS, RESTAURANTS,CASINOS AND THE FAIRGROUNDS.SMOKING IS BANNED WITHIN […]

Weight gain does not have to come with smoking cessation

HERE’S A PIECE OF GOOD NEWSFOR SMOKERS LOOKING TO QUIT —WEIGHT GAIN DOESN’T HAVE TO COMEWITH SMOKING CESSATION.MANY WOULD-BE EX-SMOKERS AREAFRAID TO QUIT FOR GOOD.AND UP TO 90% OF THEM CITEWORRIES ABOUT WEIGHT GAIN AS THEREASON.LUCKILY, UNDERSTANDING WHYWEIGHT GAIN FOLLOWS FROM SMOKINGCESSATION CAN OFTEN PREVENT ITFROM HAPPENING.NICOTINE IS A STIMULANT, AND MAYINTERFERE WITH THE BODY’SRELEASE […]