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[Arizona] Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Although a giant step forward, reducing the number of retail locations that sell tobacco products cannot singlehandedly eliminate tobacco-related deaths. We know what works — including higher tobacco taxes, preventing kids from starting, smoke-free laws
Arizona Daily Star
added Apr 14, 2014 09:05

[Maine] Plan would make Fort Williams Park smoke-free

The Cape Elizabeth Town Council will take comments from the public starting at 7 p.m. Monday at Town Hall on a proposal to ban smoking in the town-owned park. Anyone caught smoking cigarettes, cigars, pipes or e-cigarettes or using chewing tobacco would
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Apr 14, 2014 09:01

[UK] How to stop smoking – hints, tips, and sheer logic

Giving up smoking can seem like the hardest thing in the world - but there are plenty of people and ideas out there to help you quit, says Dr Phil Hammond
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:59

'Worse than cigarettes': Rusholme councillor slams 'secretive' shisha bars that pose risk to young people | Mancunian Matters

The growing numbers of shisha bars along Manchester's Curry Mile are becoming a 'big problem' in the city according to one Rusholme councillor. ... vhas risen from one in 2009 to around 30 today. The increase could be even bigger than that because the
Mancunian Matters (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:59

[UK-Wales] VIDEOS: Wales This Week investigates illicit tobacco

An undercover investigation by ITV Cymru Wales has found that illegal tobacco is easy to obtain and is a growing problem. Wales This Week found it was able to buy illegal brands from several shops, at less than half the price of legal tobacco products.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:57

[Florida] Health groups outraged by last-minute change to E-cigarette bill

Health groups and local governments say decades of work to keep tobacco products out of the hands of kids could be overturned through a House measure billed as prohibiting the sale of trendy electronic cigarettes to minors.
Florida Times-Union
added Apr 14, 2014 08:54

[UK] E-cigarettes: a solution with which the World Health Organisation has a problem

E-cigarettes may be facing their greatest challenge yet, as elements of the World Health Organisation (WHO) have suggested plans to regulate the electronic devices as stringently as conventional tobacco, according to leaked documents seen by the Financia
City A.M. (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:53

US Sen. Dick Durbin to discuss e-cigarette inquiry

Durbin says he plans to discuss a Congressional investigation into the marketing of electronic cigarettes. Durbin and Democratic U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman of California plan to talk about their findings at a Monday morning news conference in Washington.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 14, 2014 08:52

Congressional Report Presses for E-Cigarette Rules

Concerns about electronic cigarettes, including flavors and marketing that could appeal to young people, underscore the need to regulate the fast-growing industry, according to a Congressional report released Monday. The report written by the staff of I
ABC News
added Apr 14, 2014 08:50

[Malaysia, UK] British American Tobacco Launches 2013 Sustainability Summary Report

has launched its latest sustainability report which focuses on harm reduction, sustainable agriculture and corporate behaviour. The report titled 'Value Shared: A tobacco company for the 21st century' also focused on how the company worked in the aforeme
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:50
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