Tobacco

Ideas

  • Electronic Cigarettes

    Electronic cigarettes, or “e-cigarettes,” have quickly become one of the most popular nicotine replacement products and a key building block in tobacco harm reduction strategies. Bloomberg Industries estimates e-cigarette are a $2.3 billion industry in the United States. Electronic cigarettes contain no tobacco and nothing is combusted. There is wide agreement in the public health field that the chemicals in smoke – not the nicotine – cause death and disease.
  • In Defense of Smokers

    There are about 47 million adult smokers in the U.S. They have been relentlessly demonized by the public health establishment and subjected to discriminatory taxes and violations of their liberties. Read why Heartland defends smokers.