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[Georgia] Three employees at senior living home are arrested for filming elderly woman after she had a stroke on Snapchat and calling it 'The End' while using profanities and smoking vape pens

Three young employees at a senior living home have been charged after they captured an elderly woman on Snapchat after she suffered a stroke while using profanities and smoking vape pens, authorities said. Jorden Lanah Bruce, 21, Mya Janai Moss, 21, and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 9, 2018 17:53
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Montana resident caught fire from cigarette and oxygen tank, CMS asserts

A temporarily unsupervised Montana nursing home resident burned for an estimated 10 minutes after her cigarette ignited with her oxygen tank, causing second-degree burns and the resident's eventual death, state and federal officials say. The incident was
McKnight's Long-Term Care
added Jul 8, 2018 01:52
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Medical Marijuana a Hit With Seniors

The average age of the seniors was 61 to 70, and 54 percent were female. Many (45 percent) used a vaporized oil in an e-cigarette device. Twenty-eight percent used a medical marijuana pill.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 5, 2018 21:37
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AHA: Aging LGBT Seniors a 'Major Public Health Issue'

Older LGBT adults are more likely than heterosexuals to smoke, drink excessively and report depression, according to the study. And disparities exist even among subgroups within the LGBT community, with some struggling with their health more than others
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 28, 2018 14:33
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[UK] What Smokers Need To Know Before They Buy A Life Insurance Policy?

Smoking is a risk to your life and you can die because of various diseases that smoking causes. This is why when you go to buy life insurance the company will see you as high risk if you are a smoker. You thus will have to pay penalty because the company
Market Oracle (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 14:12
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[Canada] Plenty of second-hand smoke still in so called non-smoking seniors’ apartments in P.E.I.

Clearing the air of cigarette smoke in government subsidized senior buildings is a slow process, says a housing official. Chris Reeves, provincial coordinator for housing with the Department of Family and Human Services, says 41 such buildings are desig
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Jun 26, 2018 14:52
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[Virginia] CASEY: Bike fix-it man mixes cycling with anti-smoking advocacy

John Smiley, 75, doubts he'd be with us today if he hadn't quit a three-pack-a-day habit in 1983. He spreads his anti-tobacco fervor at Smiley's Bikeworks, behind The Green Goat bar and grill in Wasena, where rehabbed two-wheelers are very affordable. Re
Roanoke (VA) Times & World News
added Jun 21, 2018 13:49
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Florida woman turns 105 and credits a life of drinking, smoking and staying out late for her longevity

She said she used to smoke, drink and stay out late in her younger days ...
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 19, 2018 03:22
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PICCIOTTO/MUNAFO: Science is a Marathon not a Sprint: Creating a Positive for Culture for Early Career Researchers

if you have suggestions for how we can do better, our email addresses are always open. We are grateful to the efforts of all our members to the continuing success of the Society and the journal, and we look forward to the bright future that is promised by
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2018 22:47
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114-year-old says it may be time to quit smoking

Fredie Blom of South Africa thinks that maybe it’s time to just say no to tobacco. In an interview with the BBC, Blom... "Every day I still smoke two to three 'pills'," he said, referring to local slang for tobacco rolled in cigarette-sized pieces of new
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Jun 1, 2018 23:59
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