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[New York] E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

College students who use tobacco, marijuana and/or binge drink are more likely to use electronic cigarettes, researchers report. The study included more than 1,400 students, aged 18 to 23, at four colleges/universities in upstate New York who took part
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 18, 2015 12:49
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E-Cigarette Advertising Makes One Crave …Tobacco? Surprising Findings by Penn Researchers

Television advertisements for e-cigarettes may be enticing current and even former tobacco smokers to reach for another cigarette....The researchers studied more than 800 daily, intermittent, and former smokers who watched e-cigarette advertising, and who
Annenberg Public Policy Center
added Mar 16, 2015 14:45
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[Australia, France] GEMMELL: Smoking has become a public declaration of stupidity

I was struck by how many people still smoke, huddling outside buildings in the freezing cold as if they’ve got huge invisible signs on their foreheads shouting “company loser”....Several girlfriends have recently taken up smoking again after decades of a
The Australian (au)
added Mar 8, 2015 23:56
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Blowing smoke: Restrictions on e-cigarettes are long overdue

It’s time for the FDA and Pennsylvania lawmakers to stop blowing smoke and act. Electronic cigarettes, introduced five years ago, are hawked as a healthier alternative to smoking. For adults addicted to regular cigarettes, e-cigs can be useful in helping
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 8, 2015 16:26
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LETTER: E-Cigarettes Are an Improvement for Tobacco Smokers ($$)

Regarding Michael B. Siegel’s “The Misbegotten Crusade Against E-Cigarettes” (op-ed, Feb. 25): Mr. Siegel paints those who have expressed their concerns about e-cigarettes as being ridiculous alarmists, as if getting people addicted to nicotine has no co
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 10, 2015 16:37
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The Brand Behind The Bold and Provocative Ad Campaign 'We Love Smokers'

Our idea, 'We Love Smokers' elevates the Aqua-Tine brand...has no harmful toxins or carcinogens...We aim to build a unique connection with our target audience of smokers, especially female smokers who are looking for a cleaner, homeopathic, non-toxic way
PR Web
added Mar 9, 2015 11:30
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[Florida] Smoker's Widow Gets $340K Verdict In Engle Progeny Suit ($$)

The jury ruled that Merle Zamboni’s husband, Robert Edward Hoover, was addicted to cigarettes, which was a legal cause of his fatal lung cancer, putting Hoover in the so-called Engle progeny of smokers. Hoover was 60 percent liable for his death, but Phi
Law360
added Feb 28, 2015 19:50
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March 2015, Volume 24, Suppl 1: Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking: A Global Epidemic

The waterpipe: an emerging global epidemic in need of action / The global epidemiology of waterpipe smoking / Waterpipe tobacco smoking: what is the evidence that it supports nicotine/tobacco dependence?
Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:28
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[Florida] Jury sides with tobacco companies in family's lawsuit

Court staff read the jury's verdict that said: "Do you find that Barbara McMannis had lung cancer, that she was addicted to cigarettes containing nicotine and that an addiction to cigarettes containing nicotine was the leading cause of her lung cancer? A
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Feb 20, 2015 04:01
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[Florida] BAKER v. R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY: Appeal and cross-appeal from the Circuit Court for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit

She appeals the trial court’s entry of final judgment in favor of Defendant, arguing the trial court erred in denying her motion for a new trial because the jury’s verdict was internally inconsistent. For the reasons set forth below, we affirm.
Law360
added Feb 19, 2015 18:08
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