Adult Smoking Rate drops to lowest level, which might stabilize affordable health insurance in West Los Angeles by Barbara Kempen | Jul 17, 2011 | Affordable Health Insurance, Health Insurance Brentwood, Health Insurance Pacific Palisades, Health Insurance Santa Monica Good health news in Calfornia might help to stabilize affordable health insurance in West Los Angeles. The smoking rate in California decreased to 11.9%. In comparison to that 27.7% smoked in 1985 in California. Adult smokers in the age range between 25 and 44 showed the greatest decline. Behind Utah, California will be the second state to achieve the federal target to get the smoking rate below 12 percent. Smoking can cause lung cancer, heart attack and other respirtional illnesses, with California successful decreasing the number of smokers it will be decreasing the number of smoke related illnesses. With less patients having smoking related illnesses the health cost should be lowered, which go hand in hand with finding affordable health insurance in West Los Angeles, California.