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[Massachusetts] Vape shop owners say new federal regulations could close them down

Opponents of a new tobacco product review process, announced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in May, say it will cost manufacturers of e-cigarettes, e-juice and delivery systems millions of dollars per product – money they can’t afford. The FDA,
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Jun 25, 2016 02:19
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How ObamaCare Supports a Smoke-free Healthy Lifestyle

one can benefit from ObamaCare’s free cessation therapy for smokers on all non-grandfathered plans that were sold before September 23, 2010.Those who are willing to save significantly on the premiums of health insurance can now calculate the actual cost o
GroundReport
added Jun 25, 2016 02:18
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[California] Vape shops set to go up in smoke: ‏Two-year deadline assumed to be the end of an industry

‏Locally, four vape shops in Atascadero, and a couple cigarette shops in Paso Robles that sell limited vape products, are waiting for a final ruling on vape products — until that happens, manufacturers and retailers are holding their breath.
Paso Robles (CA) Press
added Jun 25, 2016 02:11
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[Kentucky] Study: State could save $1.7B in health-care costs by cutting smoking rate

Kentucky’s smoking rate is 26 percent, and the national average is 18 percent. The study at the University of California-San Francisco estimates that a 10 percent decline in the national rate would save $63 billion the next year in health-care costs.
Richmond (KY) Register
added Jun 24, 2016 16:40
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[California] Vape shops set to go up in smoke: Two-year deadline assumed to be the end of an industry

‏Locally, four vape shops in Atascadero, and a couple cigarette shops in Paso Robles that sell limited vape products, are waiting for a final ruling on vape products — until that happens, manufacturers and retailers are holding their breath. ‏The emerge
Atascadero (CA) News
added Jun 24, 2016 14:11
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[UK] Smoking breaks cost Britain £5 BILLION year in lost productivity: Average worker loses 28 minutes a day to the habit - so should they be paid less?

average smoker takes 7 minutes to have a cigarette - plus time spent getting where they're allowed to smoke / Smokers are also more likely to have sick leave or develop an illness such as cancer than non-smoking colleagues / British Heart Foundation resea
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 23, 2016 13:05
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[UK] What price public health services?

After the chancellor took the axe — twice — to public health budgets in less than nine months, funding for many smoking cessation services across England are under pressure. Several councils, which took over the public health purse strings from the NHS
British Medical Association (BMA) (uk)
added Jun 21, 2016 11:06
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Feldman: E-cigarette regulation is needed

Each application may cost up to $1 million and be cost-prohibitive to the small businesses that now largely comprise the industry. It would be ironic if that left only the powerful big tobacco companies, the masters of deception and corruption, to capture
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jun 21, 2016 10:52
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BRODY: No Such Thing as a Healthy Smoker

The challenge ahead, Dr. Fabbri wrote, is to identify patients with smoking-related lung damage who do not yet have obstructive disease and devise ways to treat them to reduce their symptoms and prevent flare-ups. A clinical trial to begin later this yea
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 20, 2016 19:52
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - North] Kim's £28m fag addiction: North Korea chubby tyrant splashes cash on cigarettes and cigars

The dumpy leader ordered his minions to empty the coffers of £28million for fags from China and Singapore and £700,000 went on fine cigars and cigarillos. The 33-year-old politician also forked out £88,000 on second-hand machinery to roll rough home-grow
Daily Star (uk)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:26
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