Doctors React To Teens Smoking Hookah

MEDFORD, Ore. — With information collected over two years, the Journal Pediatrics found that nearly one out of five high school seniors smoked hookah within the last year. Hookah devices typically force the tobacco smoke through water that cools it, which makes it feel less harsh to inhale. Doctors also say teens can be drawn … Continue reading »

Lawmaker Proposes Prescription to Smoke

PORTLAND, Ore. — An Oregon lawmaker wants to make it illegal to smoke cigarettes without a prescription. Portland-area Democrat, Mitch Greenlick, is behind a bill to make nicotine a Schedule III Controlled Substance, meaning smokers would need a prescription to legally use nicotine. If caught without a prescription, users could face up to a year … Continue reading »