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Prescription for Health: Secondhand Smoke (2016)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-02-05

Duration: 00:05:56

Subjects: Whitfield, Rani G. | Health | Secondhand smoke | Smoking ban


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Whitfield, Rani Interviewee
  • Rhodes, Stasha Interviewee


This “Prescription for Health” segment from the February 5, 2016, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s on-set interview with Dr. Rani Whitfield and Stasha Rhodes of Smoke Free Baton Rouge. Dr. Whitfield discusses the dangers of secondhand smoke, while Rhodes discusses the efforts to pass a smoking ban in bars and casinos in Baton Rouge.