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NYC Adult Smoking Rates on the Rise

09 | 19 | 2014
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene released the results of the 2013 Community Health Survey, which revealed that the adult smoking
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NYC TEENS SNUB TOBACCO

03 | 12 | 2012
According to the recent CDC report on youth smoking – the first on this issue in 20 years – while the nation’s tobacco use is widespread, more New York
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NEWLY RENOVATED SMOKE-FREE APARTMENTS IN NYC

02 | 10 | 2012
Archstone Apartments recently reached out to the Coalition to let us know that they are offering newly renovated SMOKE-FREE living in the city! Since the
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Legislative Day in Albany

01 | 23 | 2012
The NYC Coalition for a Smoke-Free City is gearing up for Legislative Day 2012 on January 24th in Albany.  We will be joined by community partners from New
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ADDICTION INCORPORATED HITS THEATERS

12 | 12 | 2011
Addiction Incorporated is a compelling documentary about a young drug researcher hired by a tobacco company and unexpectedly discovers the ingredients of
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ROLL-YOUR-OWN SMOKE SHOPS SUED OVER TAXES

11 | 23 | 2011
November 21, 2011 Thanks to a tax loophole in smoking policies, cigarette addicts can roll their own carton worth of cigarettes for under $40 at cigarette
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TAKE A WALK IN OUR SHOES ADVERTISING TOUR A SUCCESS

10 | 21 | 2011
Take a Walk In Our Shoes Tobacco Advertising Tour successfully completed its four-day run through all five boroughs educating New Yorkers about the way the
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KIDS EXPOSED TO SECONDHAND SMOKE MISS MORE SCHOOL

09 | 20 | 2011
Children who live with smokers miss more school due to illness than those who live in households with non-smokers, according to a new study published in the
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NYC SMOKE RATES DROP TO 14 PERCENT

09 | 16 | 2011
The number of New Yorkers who smoke has dropped to 14 percent, down from 22 percent in 2002. There are 450,000 fewer adult smokers in New York City than
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STRONG TOBACCO CONTROL PROGRAMS TRANSLATE TO REDUCED SMOKING RATES

09 | 16 | 2011
According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fewer adults in the United States are smoking cigarettes and daily users
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