Margaret Shaw

Heartbroken Sinead O’Connor puts cigarettes in his son Shane’s tragic coffin ‘in case there aren’t any in heaven’

HEARTBROKEN Sinead O’Connor today laid a pack of cigarettes in the coffin of her tragic son Shane ‘in case there aren’t any in heaven’ as she bid a moving farewell to her ‘beautiful angel”. The 17-year-old had battled mental health demons and disappeared before Gardai last Saturday confirmed he had …

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“Blowing Smoke” by Dwight Garner

Ralph Gibson This article originally appeared in the Summer 2019 issue of Squire. Find every Squire article each published on Esquire Classic. “I don’t have much sense without tobacco.” —John Cheever, The Journals of John Cheever My mom smoked a pack a day for much of her life, and as …

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E-cigarettes ‘may harm male fertility’

E-cigarettes ‘may harm male fertility’: Vaping is listed alongside smoking, steroids and alcohol as factors affecting reproductive health in UK health warning first Vaping could harm men’s fertility, UK public health campaign warns E-cigarettes are listed alongside smoking, steroid use and alcohol abuse as factors affecting men’s testicular health and …

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Three investigative aides after HSA raids on e-vape network

SINGAPORE — Three people allegedly peddling electronic vaporizers are currently assisting authorities with their investigations after the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) carried out searches last Thursday (January 6). They are believed to have used Telegram to advertise and sell e-vaporizers and vapor pods to large numbers of people. Although their …

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States continue to sacrifice tobacco prevention programs, although a few states show a welcome increase

WASHINGTON, January 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As the country continues to face a dual health threat from an unprecedented respiratory pandemic and a youth e-cigarette epidemic that threatens millions of young people with lifelong addiction, a new report highlights how most states continue to circumvent programs designed to prevent children …

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Taiwan Cabinet Introduces Amendment Bill to Ban Electronic Cigarettes, Raise Smoking Age to 20 | Taiwan News

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Cabinet on Thursday (January 13th) launched a Bill to Amend the Tobacco Hazard Prevention Law, aimed at banning e-cigarettes and flavored cigarettes, increasing the content of health hazard warnings on cigarette packs and to increase the smoking age up to 20 years. The proposals …

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Should electronic cigarettes be permitted as medicine?

Nicholas Hopkinson of Imperial College London welcomes the move, saying it will give doctors another way to help smokers quit. Electronic cigarettes are currently regulated as consumer products and therefore cannot be promoted as smoking cessation aids, he explains. Yet a Cochrane review already supports existing e-cigarettes as a smoking …

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Sacramento County bans flavored tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and menthol

Updated, January 11, 2022 After an hour-long debate and public discussion Tuesday night, the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors voted to ban sales of flavored tobacco, including menthol. Here’s what’s banned from July 2022: candy-flavored electronic cigarettes, shisha tobacco, menthol cigarettes, and sweet cigars often used to smoke cannabis. The …

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Cigarettes, Cigars and Cigarillos Market Analysis, Research Study with Key Players

New Jersey, United States, – The Global Cigarettes, Cigars & Cigarillos Market Report is one of the most comprehensive and significant addition to the market research archive of Market Research Intellect. Provides detailed research and analysis of the major aspects of the Global Cigarettes, Cigars & Cigarillos market. The market …

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“I started smoking between 13 and 21 years later, quit and saved £ 17,000 in three years”

East Londoner John Driscoll was 13 when he first smoked a cigarette, starting a 21-year-old habit that cost him his health, his relationships and even his teeth. Three years ago, he gave up the habit for good, switching to nicotine vape pens before completely phasing out nicotine, after two difficult …

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