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[UK] It Pays for Moms-to-Be to Stop Smoking

Financial incentives help pregnant women quit smoking, a new study shows.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 29, 2015 13:01
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[California] JARDINE: Snuffing out a bad habit by quitting smoking

And they are about 50 percent to 75 percent cheaper than regular cigarettes, according to one manufacturer. But don’t tell that to the guy who, in a moment of clarity at the gas station last weekend, said he’s done smoking for good because cigarettes hav
Modesto (CA) Bee
added Jan 29, 2015 10:11
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[Kentucky] ALVARADO: Statewide smoking ban would save lives and taxpayer dollars

I am asking my colleagues to help me — along with lawmakers from both parties and every region of the state, the public health and medical community, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and over 500 other organizations — to make a smoke-free Kentucky a real
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 28, 2015 08:03
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Smoking decline shows local, state efforts paid off

Boyle cited good reasons for why fewer of today's young adults are opting not to smoke. Among them is the fact that they're in the generation that came of age after the state's Freedom to Breathe Act was passed in 2007, banning smoking in the workplace.
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Jan 26, 2015 22:18
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Smoking decline shows local, state efforts paid off

Boyle cited good reasons for why fewer of today's young adults are opting not to smoke. Among them is the fact that they're in the generation that came of age after the state's Freedom to Breathe Act was passed in 2007, banning smoking in the workplace.
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Jan 26, 2015 22:18
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[Africa] Botswana's successful anti-smoking drive comes to Kenya

in Kenya, the World Health Organisation has found that fifteen percent of Kenyans aged between 13 and 15 use tobacco...In some African countries, child smokers now outnumber adult smokers. This shocking rise is storing up huge problems for Africa.
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:17
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[Illinois] Lifetime smokers lose out on $1.5 million, study finds

Illinois smokers lose about $1.5 million in a lifetime. A lifetime of smoking will cost you $1 million to $2 million depending on where you live
Chicago Tribune
added Jan 26, 2015 21:04
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[Australia, UK] SNOWDON: All the plain packaging lobby really wants is to hear tobacco companies squeal

Has the anti-smoking lobby’s war with the tobacco industry reached such hateful depths that it would prefer to see the cigarette market in the hands of organised criminals than have "Big Tobacco" make money and pay taxes? It seems it has.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 18:07
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[Europe] Bulgaria Loses Most Revenues From Illicit Cigarettes Sales in EU

In relative terms, the losses suffered by Bulgaria are 3 times greater than in Romania and Poland, 10 times larger than in Germany and 16 times higher than in the Netherlands.
Novinite.com (bg)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:55
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[UK] DOMINIC LAWSON: Why persecuting smokers will cost us all more in the long run

I was editor of the Sunday Telegraph at that time, and I ran a story about this under the headline ‘Passive Smoking Doesn’t Cause Cancer: Official’, revealing that the WHO had initially kept back its research into passive smoking in seven countries which
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 16:36
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