Smoking Cancer

More Places To Butt Out In B.C.?

The Canadian Cancer Society is calling on the B.C. government to ban smoking on all outdoor patios of bars and restaurants as well as in all parks and playgrounds across the province. Smoking on eate...

Suing the Tobacco Industry? Smoke and Mirrors

Finally, a long-delayed class-action suit has reached the courts in Quebec, where a couple of million smokers are suing the tobacco industry. Surely a tobacco user should bear some responsibility for the disease or affliction that hits him because he refused to stop smoking, or was so addicted that he (or she) hadn't the will or stamina to quit?