Tobacco News- August 14, 2014

Dells Mayor Pushes For Smoking Ban Downtown

“In an attempt to make his city more family-friendly, the mayor of Wisconsin Dells is pushing for a ban on smoking, specifically in the downtown area.” More…

“Happiness Quotient” Could Hurt FDA’s Ability to Act Against Tobacco: Critics

“New federal tobacco regulations contain a cost-benefit calculation known as the ‘happiness quotient,’ which weighs the health benefits of reduced smoking against the loss in pleasure that smokers suffer when they quit.” More…