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Baseball Great Curt Schilling: Chewing Tobacco “Gave Me Cancer” / It’s time to take tobacco out of Major League Baseball

The solution to this problem is to take tobacco out of baseball once and for all. In June, nine major health organizations, including the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, urged Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association to pr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 22, 2014 11:37
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National report ranks New Jersey last for efforts to control tobacco use by children

Experts at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, part of Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey, are urging the state to reconsider utilizing funds from the 1998 Tobacco Settlement to reinstate the state’s comprehensive Tobacco Control Program, which wa
Edison Metuchen (NJ) Sentinel
added Apr 1, 2014 16:54
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New Poll: Majority of Utah Voters Support Increasing the Age of Sale for Tobacco Products to 21

67 percent of Utah voters support legislation that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. Just 31 percent of voters oppose increasing the age of sale for tobacco products.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:52
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New JAMA Study: Smoking Declines Have Saved and Lengthened Millions of Lives Over the Past 50 Years

powerfully illustrates how much our nation’s health has benefited from reductions in smoking over the past 50 years – and how far we still have to go ... We can end the tobacco epidemic by fully and effectively implementing proven strategies, including hi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 7, 2014 20:44
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Preventive Health Panel Backs Lung Cancer Screening for High-Risk Groups, Emphasizes Need to Quit Smoking

To prevent lung cancer and other tobacco-related diseases, elected officials should support proven strategies to prevent kids from smoking, help smokers quit and reduce exposure to secondhand smoke. These include higher tobacco taxes, comprehensive smoke
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 31, 2013 15:56
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Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi of Mumbai Honored for Leading Efforts to Reduce Tobacco Use in India, Giving a Voice to Tobacco Victims

a cancer surgeon based at Mumbai’s Tata Memorial Hospital – will be honored today with the Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence in recognition of his innovative leadership in the fight to reduce tobacco use and tobacco-relate
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 8, 2013 14:01
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Speaker Quinn and Council Members Propose Strong Action To Further Reduce Smoking in New York City

This proposal builds on the unprecedented progress New York City has made in reducing smoking with a comprehensive strategy that includes high tobacco taxes, a smoke-free law that applies to all workplaces and public places, and frequent, hard-hitting me
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 23, 2013 07:01
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Today is Kick Butts Day!

With more than 1,200 events happening across the country and on military bases around the world, this is the biggest Kick Butts Day yet. Today and throughout the week, thousands of kids are taking a stand against tobacco. Find Kick Butts Day events in yo
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 20, 2013 16:10
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Delaware Celebrates 10 Years of Smoke-Free Air

Delaware was the second state after California to enact a strong, statewide smoke-free law, and it helped spur a national movement to protect everyone’s right to breathe clean air.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 28, 2012 15:27
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[New Mexico] Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Nataanii Hatathlie of Kirtland, NM As Youth Advocate of the Year

--Leadership in Fight Against Tobacco Recognized Nationally--
PR Newswire
added May 17, 2012 13:21
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