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Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Arizona, it’s time for our pharmacies — resources for health and wellness — to get out of the tobacco trade.

April 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Anti-Smoking campaign with Sid Caesar 1984

Anti-Smoking campaign with Sid Caesar 1984

Volunteer and spokesperson for the American Lung Association, comedian Sid Caesar, illustrates the evils of smoking at an American Lung Association and Quality Inns International press conference in New York, Aug. 30, 1984. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

February 12, 2014 8:59 pm
Louis Jourdan                            actor

Louis Jourdan actor

Louis Jourdan, French film actor brought to this country by David Selznick, chats with Shirley Temple during a visit to Selznick's studio on May 20, 1946 in Hollywood. (AP Photo)

February 11, 2014 6:17 am

The 50-year war on smoking

The following editorial appeared Friday in the Los Angeles Times:

January 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Donald Bucklin: E-cigarettes' real purpose is to create a new generation of smokers

Donald Bucklin: E-cigarettes' real purpose is to create a new generation of smokers

About a year ago I was surprised to find out from my daughter that hookah pens were all the rage among the high school crowd.

December 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

Arizona’s recent ban on e-cigarette sales to minors may sound sensible, but some lawmakers and health experts believe it’s actually a step in the wrong direction.

November 16, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

I was deeply disappointed to see the front-page article in the Star regarding the popularity of hookah smoking (“Hookah lounges proliferate as UA students kick back,” Oct. 11).

October 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Fitz Blog: Your Tuesday Headlines

Fitz Blog: Your Tuesday Headlines

TEA PARTY REPUBLICANS SHUT DOWN UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT WITHOUT HIJACKING AIRLINERS

October 01, 2013 8:30 amLoading…
Fitz Blog: Your Monday Morning Fitz Quiz

Fitz Blog: Your Monday Morning Fitz Quiz

Dear Reader,

September 30, 2013 10:15 amLoading…
Fitz Blog: Bisbee

Fitz Blog: Bisbee

I enjoyed our weekend in Bisbee. We were there to enjoy a rocking blues festival and count the ponytails held in place with orthopedic hair bands.

September 16, 2013 10:00 am Photos

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Fitz Blog: Your Weekly News Update

Fitz Blog: Your Weekly News Update

The argument against action in Syria can be summed up in one word: Iraq-Nam-istan. Sunnyside’s schools superintendent is no longer pursuing Chapter 7 bankruptcy after officials said he miscalculated his disposable income and actually had enough money to buy a pocket calculator and some Ad…

September 10, 2013 10:00 amLoading…
Letterman

Letterman

Television host David Letterman poses behind a cake shaped like a television commemorating the fourth season of "Late Night with David Letterman" at his Miami hotel, Jan. 23, 1986. Letterman and his entourage had just completed filming a 90-minute anniversary show aboard a chartered 747 jet …

August 30, 2013 5:28 am

Feds quit legal battle over graphic warnings on cigarettes

WASHINGTON — The federal government, facing a court-imposed deadline and fierce opposition from the tobacco industry, has decided to abandon its legal fight to require cigarette makers to place large, graphic labels on their products warning of the dangers of smoking.

March 19, 2013 9:05 pmLoading…

Charging smokers more for health policy makes sense

The following editorial appeared Thursday in the Washington Post:

February 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson loses Mediterranean restaurant, gains another

Luxor Cafe is out, Petra Mediterranean Grill is in in central Tucson space.

January 29, 2013 10:11 amLoading…

New Pima County smoking ban takes effect Jan. 1

Pima County's tough new smoking ban takes effect Tuesday.

December 31, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Blog: Pima County will go tobacco-free Jan. 1

Pima County properties are going tobacco-free on Jan. 1.

December 28, 2012 3:16 pmLoading…

Tough Pima smoking ban effective Jan. 1

The Pima County Board of Supervisors passed tough new anti-smoking rules Tuesday, saying no one can smoke anywhere on county property anytime.

November 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
A look back at James Bond

A look back at James Bond

British actor Roger Moore, the new James Bond is shown on top of Rio de Janeiro's famous Sugar Loaf mountain during the shooting of the latest 007 film "Moonraker," Jan. 11, 1979. Rio's Copacabana beach is at rear. (AP Photo)

November 10, 2012 3:33 pm

Anti-tobacco program seeks massage therapists

Researchers at the University of Arizona are looking for licensed massage therapists to participate in a study about tobacco use.

October 25, 2012 5:13 amLoading…

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