CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide.
The nation's second-largest drugstore chain said Wednesday that it will phase out cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco by Oct. 1 as it continues to focus more on health care.
CVS Caremark Corp. and other major drugstore chains have been adding clinics to their stores for several years. Their pharmacists deliver flu shots and other immunizations, and their clinics also have been expanding the care they deliver.
Read tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.