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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris defends IQOS safety vs regular cigarettes

Philip Morris Korea Inc., which could face punitive action if found guilty of false or exaggerated advertising, strongly refuted the latest finding by the South Korean government that underscored health risks in the heat-not-burn cigarettes. The maker
Pulse (kr)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK] MORRIS: Up in smoke: Is the vape shop boom about to end?

As well as increased competition, vape shop owners have had to cope with new regulations. The Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) came into force in May 2016. It was designed to protect consumers yet had unforeseen consequences. Wholesalers discounted prod
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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E-Cig Explosion Injuries

Important information to know about the e-cigarette (e-cig, ecigarette) and vaping (vape) industry, including e-cig explosions, lithium-ion batteries, risks and safety tips. If you or someone you know has been injured by an e-cigarette, contact Eglet Pri
Pinterest
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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CDC Tobacco Free

Learn about the harmful effects of smoking, smokeless tobacco, and secondhand smoke.
Twitter
added Jun 20, 2018 14:31
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Anti-tobacco group warns proliferation of unregistered vaping products

An anti-tobacco use group warned on the proliferation of unregistered vaping products that has threatened the gains of President Duterte’s smoke-free policy citing the gadgets contain toxic chemicals like formaldehyde used to embalm dead bodies based on
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:29
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[Oklahoma] Cue up a smoke-free pool hall in Edmond

For a man who has never smoked and found his love for the game on a church pool table, most pool halls fell short of his standard for play. He showered after playing in tournaments so his wife wouldn't be bothered by the smell of secondhand smoke and he
NewsOK
added Jun 20, 2018 14:28
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[UK] Vaping helps smokers quit - even if they don't want to, study finds

Some 17 per cent of e-cigarette users once enjoyed smoking and had no intention of quitting, a study found today. Lead author Dr Caitlin Notley, from the University of East Anglia, said: 'They hadn't intended to quit smoking and had tried vaping on a wh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:26
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[West Virginia] Smoking banned in public housing

GRAFTON—Some changes are coming to smoking policies for some Taylor County residents. Starting July 31, 2018, properties owned by the Grafton Housing Authority will be implementing a smoke-free policy at its three locations. The locations include the E
Mountain Statesman (Grafton, WV)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:15
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[Minnesota] You now have to be 21 to buy tobacco products in Roseville

Roseville is the latest city in Minnesota to make 21 the legal age to buy tobacco products. The City Council on Monday voted unanimously to raise the minimum age from 18 to 21.
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jun 20, 2018 13:46
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Massachusetts to consider changing smoking age to 21

As Massachusetts inches closer to becoming one of a handful of states where — like alcohol — you must be at least 21 years old to buy a pack of cigarettes, debate has ensued related to health, personal freedom and shared responsibility. The state Legisl
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Jun 20, 2018 13:40
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