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[North Carolina] Woman in graphic anti-smoking ad dies from cancer

Terrie Hall died at a hospital in Winston-Salem, N.C., federal officials said. She was 53. "She was a public health hero," said Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which conducted the campaign. "She may well have
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 17, 2013 07:18
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[New York] RJ Reynolds Asks 2nd Circ. To Snuff Ex-Smoker's $24M Verdict ($$)

Tests cannot pinpoint the exact reason cancer strikes a particular person, and data on the throat cancer plaintiff Barbara Izzarelli was diagnosed with suggests that smoking was not responsible, a lawyer for Reynolds told a panel of judges at oral argume
Law360
added Mar 19, 2013 23:34
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Florida Jury Sides With Tobacco Company In Engle Progeny Suit ($$)

found in favor of a tobacco company in an Engle progeny suit in which a woman claimed that her husband was addicted to cigarettes made by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and that his addiction was the cause of his oral cavity cancer and death (Dorothy Mae Kelse
Lexis Nexis
added Jan 26, 2018 00:52
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GOFFIN/WARREN/MERRILL: Tobacco Control: A Long War With a New Front

The struggle to control tobacco and its myriad ill effects has spanned almost 70 years...In the end, we find a malign catalog of technical know-how, misinformation, legislative pressure, and outright illegal activity. And now, that story enters a new chap
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
added May 29, 2017 01:16
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[Cuba, Spain, Florida] Appellant/Cross-Appellee, vs. Philip Morris USA Inc. (PDF)

Morris’s position was that Vila’s laryngeal cancer was caused by the human papillomavirus, not by smoking cigarettes, but if smoking cigarettes did cause Vila’s cancer, then it was not caused by smoking cigarettes manufactured by Philip Morris
Amazon CloudFront
added Oct 13, 2016 23:04
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[Florida] Lawyers Win First Punitives in Non-Engle Tobacco Trial

jury deliberated for more than nine hours before awarding $4.95 million in compensatory damages and for four hours before awarding $8.5 million in punitive damages....product defect, fraudulent concealment and conspiracy, and found that Larkin relied on t
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jul 24, 2015 06:44
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[Florida] Dr. Kim R. Jones, MD

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Jones Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jones to family and friends is 4.3 out of 5
Healthgrades
added Jul 17, 2015 17:47
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[Massachusetts] Study: E-cigarettes may cause cancer-like cell growth

“But there is definitely some evidence of damage to cells that have been exposed. The electronic cigarette contains liquids, and when they burn, they have other substances in the liquid that could be disease-causing.” “We really have no idea the potentia
Boston (MA) Herald
added Apr 19, 2015 10:45
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Study Links E-Cigarettes to Formaldehyde, Cancer Risk

Research published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine found high-powered tanks used in e-cigarettes to heat nicotine-laced liquid produced a type of formaldehyde not previously detected in e-cigarettes, making the cancer risk from formaldeh
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 22, 2015 08:10
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Some E-Cigarettes Deliver a Puff of Carcinogens

new research suggests that, even without a match, some popular e-cigarettes get so hot that they, too, can produce a handful of the carcinogens found in cigarettes and at similar levels. A study to be published this month in the journal Nicotine and Toba
New York Times
added May 4, 2014 22:43
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