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[Oregon] CANCELOSI: Tony Gwynn's battle with tobacco is one I know well: Guest opinion

When I was 11 years old, I played on a baseball team whose coach was a former professional baseball player. I remember he was athletic, good looking, sharp and chewed tobacco. When our first practice ended, my friends and I rode our bikes to a local st
The Oregonian
added Jul 3, 2014 12:55
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[Asia, China] Chinese pet dog is a smoking addict

A two-year-old dog owned by a smoker in China has picked up his master's habit and become so addicted to smoking that it must have a cigarette before going to sleep. The husky in Anda, Heilongjiang province began smoking last year, when it was adopted,
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 1, 2014 11:33
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[UK] E-cigarettes should be banned in public because they 'normalise' smoking, says leading doctor

Surgeon Ram Moorthy urged so-called 'vaping' to be banned in the same places that smoking is prohibited. Mr Moorthy, deputy chair of the British Medical Association board of science, is due to present a motion to the union’s annual representative meeting
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 25, 2014 09:59
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[Massachusetts] Tobacco Companies Are Making Cigarettes Deadlier Than Ever

The report, titled “Designed for Addiction,” was released on the fifth anniversary of the law President Barack Obama signed in 2009 that gave the Food and Drug Administration the power to regulate tobacco products.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 25, 2014 06:47
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[UK] Why smoking is MORE deadly and addictive than it was 50 years ago: Charity reveals the underhand tactics tobacco companies now use to make sure we're hooked

Chemicals added to cigarettes to ensure addiction, make smoke easier to inhale, reduce harshness and increase the speed nicotine hits the brain Today's smokers have a higher risk of lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease than in 1964 despi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 25, 2014 00:25
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[Missouri] Lori A. Boyajian-O'Neill: Baseball's odd addiction to chewing tobacco

So ingrained in baseball tradition is this archetype that players are seemingly powerless against it. Most players believe it calms their nerves. But there are no more anxious moments in baseball than in other sports whose athletes and coaches seem to cop
Independence (MO) Examiner
added Jun 24, 2014 19:47
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[Canada] Menthol cigarettes ARE more addictive: Teenagers who smoke them get through twice as much tobacco every week

Menthol cigarettes are directly linked to elevated nicotine addiction / The minty flavour gives teenagers the perception they are less harmful / Menthol users three times more likely to continue smoking in the next year
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:46
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How Big Tobacco Has Made Cigarettes So Much Deadlier Than They Used To Be

Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, historic legislation that gave the FDA power to regulate tobacco products and marketing efforts. At the time, that measure was hailed as the “toughest anti-tobacco bill in American history” — and Myers’ g
Think Progress (blog)
added Jun 23, 2014 21:31
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DESIGNED FOR ADDICTION: How the Tobacco Industry Has Made Cigarettes More Addictive, More Attractive to Kids and Even More Deadly (PDF)

critical that FDA begin the process immediately to require manufactures to reduce the toxicity of their products, reduce nicotine levels to minimize addiction; and prevent tobacco companies from adding ingredients that attract youth. If used effectivel
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 23, 2014 13:46
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New Report Details How Tobacco Companies Have Made Cigarettes More Addictive, More Attractive to Kids and More Deadly

The report, titled Designed for Addiction, details how tobacco companies purposely design cigarettes to make tobacco smoke smoother, less harsh and more appealing to new users, especially kids, and to create and sustain addiction to nicotine. Tobacco com
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 23, 2014 10:19
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