City Touts Decline In Teen SmokingFewer than 11 percent of Chicago high school students reported smoking last year.
Lawmaker Wants Ban On Smoking In Cars With KidsSen. Ira Silverstein (D-Chicago) argued there is no safe level of second-hand smoke for a minor to be inhaling, so he’s introduced legislation to prohibit smoking in a vehicle if anyone under the age of 18 is inside.
2 Investigators: Nursing Home Patient Catches Fire, Left To Smolder OutsideA man smoking a cigarette catches on fire. What happens next has outraged his family. CBS 2's Dave Savini has video of the incident.
Obama: I Quit Smoking 'Because I'm Scared Of My Wife'President Barack Obama revealed Monday that he has not had a cigarette in six years, and an open microphone caught an unguarded and funny exchange in which the commander-in-chief acknowledged the driving force behind his kicking the smoking habit.
Two, Including Cop, Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire On West SideThe officer suffered smoke inhalation while helping a 60-year-old man who was hurt when he sparked a fire by smoking while using medical oxygen.
City Wants To Stop Kids From Trying Menthol CigarettesThe city of Chicago is launching a new effort to try to stop young people from taking up smoking, by targeting menthol cigarettes.
Chicago-Based Electronic Cigarette Company Is The First And Only Approved For Green Certification
Chicago-Based Electronic Cigarette Manufacturer Utilizes National "We Card"® Training Program To Prevent Youth Access
Virtual Smoking: There's An App For ThatCBS 2’s Ed Curran has a warning from parents and experts who fear these new apps could encourage kids to start smoking the real thing.
Plenty Of Reasons For Smokers To Kick The Habit In New YearIf your New Year's resolution is to quit smoking, there are a number of incentives.
Elderly Man Burned After Smoking While Using Oxygen TankAn elderly man suffered first and second-degree burns Monday morning during a smoking-realted mishap that involved the man’s oxygen breathing tank, according to Fire Media Affairs.
Best Hookah Bars In ChicagoHookah bars can be a unique experience to treat your guests for a special event or private party. There are a variety of different hookah bars in Chicago that cater to larger groups and can make for a unique experience that won't soon be forgotten.
Consumers Stocking Up On Cigarettes In Advance Of Tax HikeA recent hike in the Illinois cigarette state excise tax appears to be causing a run on cigarettes.
Woman Dies After Being Burned In Wicker Park FireA 60-year-old woman died after being severely burned early Thursday in a fire caused by smoking while using oxygen in her Wicker Park neighborhood home.
College Of DuPage Considers Campuswide Smoking BanThe College of DuPage board is considering a stricter crackdown on smoking on the campus.