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Russians cut back on drinking, smoking as fitness trend grows

government policies were the major factor but suggested a general trend towards healthy living was also behind the cut back in smoking and drinking, especially in larger cities. "We never had this idea of 'healthy for the sake of being healthy.' You go t
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2018 08:52
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Educators, parents must catch up to vaping trends

Encouragingly, educators are updating school policy to make it clear that e-cigarettes are barred on school grounds, and that using them carries consequences. Schools have also worked to educate parents, letting them know their children may be at risk.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 08:46
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[Oregon] WEBER: GUEST VIEWPOINT FDA rule lets Big Tobacco crush vape products

As the owner of Vape Crusaders, a vape shop and e-liquid manufacturer in Roseburg, and as a former smoker myself, I know about the damage caused by cigarettes. I smoked for 14 years and spent seven of those years trying anything that would help me quit —
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jan 17, 2018 08:45
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Alternative tobacco use by adolescents associated with greater odds of future cigarette smoking

The study analyzed data from a nationally-representative sample of more than 10,000 adolescents, ages 12 to 17. It is the largest study to date to estimate the impact between alternative tobacco use and the subsequent start of conventional cigarette smok
News-Medical.net
added Jan 16, 2018 15:47
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[Idaho] BIRR: Tobacco 21 Advocates Are Pushing The Debunked ‘Gateway’ Vaping Narrative

Officials are using alarmist tactics, pushing misinformation on the effects of vaping, in order to secure a tobacco purchasing age hike in Idaho, that will also apply to all vapor products. Proponents of the Tobacco 21 agenda in Idaho make the unsubstant
Libertarian Republic
added Jan 16, 2018 15:47
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[Ohio] Grant to help with park upgrades, healthy living

”We had one year from September 2016 to September 2017 for people to be allowed to smoke inside their apartments, giving residents one year to quit smoking,” Amerine said, noting educational presentations and resources working with Mercy Health were prov
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Jan 16, 2018 15:24
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[UK] More data in favour of the relative safety of HnB products

The independent Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COT) reviewed the two "heat-not-burn" tobacco products that are sold in the UK, and found them to be less risky than regular cigarettes.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:21
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[Nigeria] ERA/FoEN charges FG to emulate other African nations on shisha ban

has urged the Federal government to emulate countries that have banned the smoking of water-pipe tobacco otherwise known as shisha, due to its addictiveness and deadly effect on the health of users. ERA/FoEN made the demand following the ban of shisha by
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:19
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[UK] Pioneering work to tackle smoking in the battle against cancer

The pioneering work of NHS bodies and councils in the region has been highlighted in Westminster. Professor Sean Duffy, leader of the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Cancer Alliance, was invited to address the Parliamentary launch of an NHS 'Smokefree' ple
Keighley News (uk)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:18
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Cancer.com (Janssen Oncology)
added Jan 16, 2018 15:13
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