More than 29 percent of Michigan’s total cigarette consumption in 2011 was smuggled into the state, according to The Mackinac Center for Public Policy.
A new study shows that doctors aren’t doing enough to warn parents about the dangers of smoking in the car.
It’s been over two years since Michigan imposed a ban on smoking in restaurants and bars.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services wants college campuses nationwide to take steps to eliminate tobacco use.
“By offering these free NRT products, we hope more Michiganders can experience the many health benefits of becoming smoke-free.”
The DMC announced Wednesday that it’s implementing a “nicotine-free” hiring policy, effective July 1st.
It’s been two years since Michiganders have been able to smoke in the state’s bars and restaurants, but there are efforts to expand those who are free of the smoking ban.
Some state lawmakers are trying to burn holes in Michigan’s two-year-old smoking ban, which has cleared the air in public places and enjoyed public support but contributed to cash-flow problems at some bars.
As we begin to see the yearly migration “up north” for summer recreation, some people will be heading in that direction for a different kind of summer camp.
Authorities say smoking materials caused a fire at an apartment in Grand Rapids that killed an 83-year-old woman.