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Montgomery Co. considers ban on e-cigarettes

A proposal to ban vaping in Montgomery County is advancing and the County Council will hold a hearing in January to let the public weigh in on the restrictions on e-cigarettes.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 04:14pm EST

Tags: Montgomery County Council, kate ryan, e-cigarettes

Smokers more likely to have chronic back pain

Smokers are much more likely to experience chronic back pain. And researchers say the reason why lies deep in the brain.

Tuesday - 11/04/2014, 04:15pm EST

Tags: back pain, pain, paula wolfson,

Local chefs preserve summer memories with smoke

Labor Day marks the end of summer, but several local chefs are preserving the flavors of the season by taking diners' minds off premature pumpkin-spice lattes and keeping them on summer beach bonfires.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:21am EDT

Tags: Rachel Nania, smoked foods, summer, restaurants

Want to work at this Md. hospital? Don't smoke

A Maryland hospital will start testing job applicants for nicotine use next July, a new hiring policy that's sparking controversy over its targeting of smokers.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 07:35am EDT

Tags: Anne Arundel Medical Center, Anne Arundel County

Smokers may lose ability to taste caffeine

Smokers who like coffee might not know what they're missing.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 01:42pm EDT

Tags: caffeine,

Va. municipality leads nation in lowering smoking

Three areas of Northern Virginia are leading the nation in stamping out smoking among men.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 11:00am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Warren Levy, University of Washington

CDC concerned teens, middle schoolers picking up e-cigarettes

Doctors at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are worried e-cigarettes are reintroducing a smoking culture to the young.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 06:54am EDT

Tags: e-cigs, e-cigarettes, Megan Cloherty, CDC

Bill would ban e-smoking in Md. bars, restaurants

One Maryland lawmaker wants to expand bans on smoking in bars and restaurants to electronic cigarettes, commonly referred to as "e-cigarettes."

Thursday - 03/06/2014, 04:53am EST

Tags: Aruna Miller, e-cigarettes, kate ryan, vapors, Bruce Bereano

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