NYC: No smoking in parks and beaches

“My world gets smaller everyday”, an old song goes. I can imagine that smokers are feeling this way these days. Especially in New York City. It all started with smoking bans in restaurants and bars in … [Read more...]

Finally, a smoke-free hometown

Coming back from a 3-week vacation in the tropics, I was glad to get back to the mild temperatures of Switzerland. But it was not only the climate, unusually cold at this time to the year, which … [Read more...]

Smoking bans save lives and money

They are definitely already reaping the fruits of their early labor while some of their neighbors are still arguing, fighting, lagging behind - and dying. The Italians, the French, and now the … [Read more...]