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[New Zealand] Five cigar bars at sea

if you like a cigar and a cheeky cognac of an evening to feel like James Spader, then you will be pleased to know these five cruise ships have lounge bars just for you. Cunard You won't find any puffing about this room on the ship's website, they're way
New Zealand Herald
added Aug 27, 2014 02:15
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] Youth and tobacco

According to the Alcohol and Drug Information Center (ADIC), the government follows the guidelines of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) with intention to reduce tobacco use and exposure. The guidelines/measures of the WHO are art
The Nation (lk)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:12
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Tobacco's Continuing Health Threat

But health threats from tobacco products continue, with stagnant rates of cigar and smokeless tobacco use and rapidly increasing electronic cigarette use.
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:07
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[UK] Ban on smoking e-cigarettes indoors 'would cost countless lives' ($$)

The guidance divided public health experts, with some accusing the organisation of “unnecessary scaremongering and misleading language” over the potential risks of e-cigarettes, which are gaining popularity in homes, offices and restaurants around the wo
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:05
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[Wyoming] Updated: Court rules Casper wrong to exclude pro-smoking ban petition signatures

A judge on Tuesday ruled the Casper city clerk acted “arbitrarily and capriciously” in determining who to disqualify from a petition to reinstate the city's full smoking ban.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Aug 27, 2014 02:00
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E-cigarettes 'serious threat' to foetuses - WHO

Governments should ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors because they pose a "serious threat" to foetuses and young people... "The existing evidence shows that (e-cigarette) aerosol is not 'merely vapour' as is often claimed in the marketing of these pro
New Zealand Herald
added Aug 26, 2014 22:00
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Proof That The Tobacco Industry Is Successfully Turning Teens Into New Smokers

A spokesperson for Reynolds American Inc...disputed claims that e-cigarettes act as a gateway to traditional smokes, pointing to research from a Boston University professor and a public health physician who claim that “virtually all experimentation with c
Think Progress (blog)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:38
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Philip Morris Earnings and the Future of Global Tobacco

With the pace of regulation growing more quickly than most people anticipated, Philip Morris will have to work hard to overcome future regulatory hurdles and produce the profit growth that investors counted on when they bought the stock.
NASDAQ
added Aug 27, 2014 21:42
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[Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe] ‘Cig smuggler’ trampled to death by elephant

A MAN thought to be Zimbabwean was trampled to death by an elephant in Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site in South Africa’s Limpopo province. South Africa police were said to have launched investigations into the case Tuesday amid suspicio
NewZimbabwe.com (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 17:56
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Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) Comments on American Heart Association (AHA) Policy Statement on Vapor Products, Including E-Cigarettes

"We are particularly pleased that AHA's report recognizes the magnitude of benefits that vaporizers such as electronic cigarettes offer to smokers as tools that can help reduce cigarette-induced diseases," says Phil Daman, SFATA's president and chairman.
CBS MarketWatch
added Aug 27, 2014 12:53
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