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For more than two years, a coalition of public health, business and insurance interests, called the Alliance for a Healthier Indiana, has been pushing without success for Indiana to raise the tax on cigarettes, increase the legal age of smoking from 18 t
Jun 15, 2018 Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Jun 16, 2018 11:33
New smoking regulations in the City of South Pasadena, designed to further protect public health and reduce the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, take effect TODAY, June 15, 2018. The updated ordinance adds City sidewalks and other public spaces to t
Jun 15, 2018 South Pasadena Review
added Jun 16, 2018 11:31
Jun 15, 2018 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 15, 2018 09:20
[France] Troubled casino mogul James Packer eats ice cream and smokes cigarettes in Saint-Tropez with his girlfriend Kylie Lim...
Jun 15, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 15, 2018 08:35
The ordinance would make it illegal to smoke in the city's public parks -- an idea proposed by local students who are members of the Smokebuster club and supported by the American Lung Association (ALA).
Jun 15, 2018 Fontana (CA) Herald News
added Jun 15, 2018 07:58
Rockport town officials ushered in the beginning of summer by making the wise decision to ban smoking on its public beaches. Here's hoping other communities across the region follow suit. It should be an easy decision. In most communities, smoking is al
Jun 15, 2018 Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jun 15, 2018 07:56
Use of nicotine patches for a month before a smoking quit attempt was not associated with better long-term abstinence in a newly reported, according to a year-long British study.
Jun 14, 2018 MedPage Today
added Jun 17, 2018 08:32
Conclusions—Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Jun 14, 2018 Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jun 16, 2018 12:03
A new study by researchers from Boston University has revealed that the flavour additives using in e-cigarettes can impair blood vessel function, and inhaling them can lead to heart damage
Jun 14, 2018 The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 16, 2018 12:02
An innovative no smoking programme led by young people in Cambridgeshire has scored winning support from its local football club - Cambridge United. Kick Ash, an award-winning campaign led by young people to prevent smoking in under 16’s across the coun
Jun 14, 2018 Cambridgeshire County Council (uk)
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