Promoting a Smoke Free College

Joining a growing national trend of smoke free colleges and universities, the campuses of Broward College are now smoke free.

Broward College: Smoke Free

As a member of the Health and Safety Committee it was a pleasure to see this policy enacted, with limited accommodation for those that continue to smoke. With the smoke free […]

FDA Bans Flavored Tobacco

Earlier this year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) received the power to regulate tobacco products. According to the Washington Times, the legislation gave the FDA authority to reduce nicotine levels and require larger and more informative health warnings on cigarette packs. Also included in the legislation was the authority to impose strict penalties on […]

Lighter Fare

Note to students, … .

If you have a professor who:

highlights the health risks of smoking tobacco, emphasizes that cigarette smoking is the number one cause of preventable death (CDC, 2009), and takes the time to explain the implications of the new FDA jurisdiction over tobacco,

and you’re trying to explain how you missed […]