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[Canada] Vaping: It's not just for quitting smoking anymore

About half of the customers some Winnipeg vape shops see don't fall in the 'quitting smoking' category, but belong to a new, trendy hobbyist vaping movement.
Metro (ca)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:03
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[District of Columbia] DC Increases Tobacco Tax But Exempts E-Cigarettes

the new tax also exempts e-cigarettes and any other products that have been approved by the FDA for smoking cessation. An e-cigarette is defined as an electronic vaporizer producing an aerosol that simulates tobacco smoking.
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Sep 26, 2014 07:17
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[Canada] GIFFORD-JONES: Mortality rate grim for lung cancer

lung cancer kills more women than breast and colon-rectal cancer combined. But there's hope for both sexes.
Saskatoon (Sas) Star Phoenix (ca)
added Aug 21, 2012 02:56
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Polaris Oncology System Encourages Smokers to Quit

Polaris Health Directions' oncology distress management system includes a tobacco screener and referral generator to encourage cancer patients to quit smoking. Dropping the habit may help improve the body's ability to heal and respond to treatment.
PR Worldwide, Inc.
added Jul 17, 2012 05:27
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[Russia] Tobacco Still Rules the World and Kills People

Russia celebrates the World No Tobacco Day on May 31 under the slogan: “May 31st - The Day To Quit Smoking. Forever.” The results of the “Healthy Russia” campaign launched in 2009 showed that there are a lot of smokers in Russia who want to quit smoking
Pravda Online
added May 2, 2015 11:12
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[Canada] PICARD: The health hazards of vaping are overblown

In other words, harm is reduced. Yet public-health officials are quite divided on vaping. Far too many have embraced an abstinence-only approach rather than a harm-reduction philosophy. This is curious because no one knows better than public-health exper
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:57
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[Canada] Smoke-Free campus town hall sparks controversy

what this initiative lacks are the voices and opinions of smokers on campus. There were almost no smokers present at the town hall, despite the group’s best efforts to attract them to the meeting. “We’re really trying to get smokers to give their opinion,
McGill Tribune (ca)
added Feb 16, 2016 17:26
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State of Tobacco Control 2015 - Federal Grades: Highlights

(FDA) must finalize the regulation that would extends its authority over all tobacco products; FDA must issue product standards governing the design and content of tobacco products; Congress must increase and equalize tobacco taxes across all products.
American Lung Association
added Jan 21, 2015 06:09
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[Malta] E-cigarettes - ‘My addiction has practically gone’

‘No studies have shown health effects of electronic cigarettes’
Times of Malta (mt)
added Aug 13, 2012 15:48
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[Asia, India, Florida] ROY: The unfair $23 billion tobacco verdict: Time for smokers to stop playing dumb

In India I am used to being in a group where I am the only person not smoking. Without ash trays in the house a social life seemed impossible. I have hung out with friends in a bar where everyone is lighting up under a No Smoking sign. No one gives me a
Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:35
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