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Children at Honeyhill pupil referral unit hand in their cigarettes before school and them back for two 10-miunte smoke breaks each day. A British school is letting its young students openly smoke cigarettes during recess in the hope it will stop them fro
Mar 7, 2014 New York Daily News
added Mar 7, 2014 13:31
Per Se, was slammed by health inspectors after racking up 42 violation points ... included no hand-washing facility ... and eating or drinking in the food-prep area and tobacco use, all of which qualify as "critical" violations, according to the records.
Mar 6, 2014 CNN
added Mar 7, 2014 13:22
National Collegiate Athletic Association is expected as early as April to reach an agreement ... Driving the deal is 59-year-old Seattle lawyer Steve Berman, a onetime college soccer goalie who has brought successful group actions against Big Tobacco, En
Mar 7, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Mar 7, 2014 13:14
Despite massive international protest in previous weeks, the corporation had insisted that the trade fair would go ahead. Instead, it was taught a lesson: the Bali police withdrew the permit and Westfalenhallen had to cancel the tobacco trade fair less t
Feb 28, 2014 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Mar 7, 2014 12:13
[UK] Impact of tobacco outlet density and proximity on smoking cessation: A longitudinal observational study in two English cities ☆
We replicated this study in an English urban setting using data on 611 smokers motivated to quit, of whom 66 were biochemically validated as being quit at six months. Sustained quitting at six months was unrelated to residential proximity of a tobacco out
Mar 6, 2014 Science Direct
added Mar 7, 2014 12:10
[Asia-pacific, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam] Cigarette price level and variation in five Southeast Asian countries
To maximise the effectiveness of tobacco tax policies, countries should adopt specific excise tax structures to decrease cigarette price variation, which would minimise opportunities for smokers to ‘trade down’ to a cheaper brand to avoid a tax-driven pri
Mar 5, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Mar 7, 2014 02:51
"It's died. It's dead," Rep. Susan Westrom, a Lexington Democrat, said of House Bill 173. "I've been told there aren't enough votes and we're just going to have to wait until next year. That came from the Governor's Office."
Mar 6, 2014 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 7, 2014 02:40
SMOKERS in Worcestershire are being urged to prepare for battle and attempt to give up cigarettes for good on No Smoking Day which takes place on Wednesday, March 12.
Mar 6, 2014 Bromsgrove, Redditch & Droitwich Advertiser (uk)
added Mar 6, 2014 18:25
Del. Aruna Miller, D-Montgomery County, claims that her bill, HB 1291, would not ban the personal and private use of e-cigarettes by adults, but would simply extend the same restrictions on smoking to e-cigarettes.
Mar 6, 2014 WTOP Radio (Washington, DC)
added Mar 6, 2014 18:24
* People on Medicaid are 68 percent more likely to smoke than the general population. * Medicaid recipients who lived in states with more comprehensive coverage for tobacco cessation were more likely to quit than those who lived in states with less comp
Mar 6, 2014 Health Behavior News Service
added Mar 6, 2014 18:23