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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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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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[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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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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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Government loses RM2.5b tax revenue due to illicit cigarette trade, assemblyman sa

The illegal cigarette trade is causing the government to lose about RM2.5 billion in tax revenue last year, National Kenaf and Tobacco Board chairman Datuk Mohd Adhan Kechik said....based on information received from tobacco industry players.
Malay Mail (my)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:56
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Australians wasting money on drinking, smoking, gambling

SOME OF AUSTRALIA’S TOP MONEY WASTERS — ANNUAL SPEND 1. Clothes and shoes $23.2 billion 2. Cigarettes $14.5 billion
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:54
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[Texas] No Smoke, No Problem

Regardless, Koch and his network of volunteers are informing the public about the proposed smoking ban through events like Friday on the Green while signing up supporters via smokefreefw.org. The next step is to ask City Council to adopt a new, stricter
Fort Worth (TX) Weekly
added Jun 15, 2016 20:53
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[Asia, India] CASTRO: Why graphic tobacco warnings are a big victory

These warnings will reach every current and potential tobacco user in India—including children—and deliver essential knowledge (and warning) about the harm...essential to stay resolute in the face of industry interference, but the dividend that comes from
Financial Express (in)
added Jun 10, 2016 16:33
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