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[Alabama] Birmingham's cigar culture heats up with new hobby shops and bars

Over the last decade, Birmingham and its surrounding areas has emerged as a respected cigar town with a handful of great cigar shops and a growing customer base that is becoming more knowledgeable every day. At the forefront of Birmingham's cigar boom is
AL.com
added Jan 17, 2017 19:02
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[West Virginia] Public hearing slated for proposed amendments to indoor air ordinance

A public hearing has been scheduled concerning proposed amendments to Mercer County’s Clean Indoor Air Ordinance that would prohibit smoking in most public places including outdoor venues. County Commissioner Greg Puckett, who is also a member of the Me
Bluefield (WV) Daily Telegraph
added Jan 16, 2017 21:14
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[Ohio] Clearing the air about smoking ban

WARREN — The one-time opponents sat together at a table in what used to be the nonsmoking section of the Mocha House and sorted through newspaper clippings documenting the battle. Ohio’s voter-enacted public places smoking ban went into effect 10 years a
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Jan 15, 2017 16:56
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[Asia] Media sidesteps calling Japan Tobacco out on advertising conflicts

Japan Tobacco spends ¥20 billion a year on advertising, almost all of which promotes “manners.” The real reason, according to Sentaku, that Japan Tobacco buys space and air time is to quash anti-smoking reporting by making media dependent on JT-related ad
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 14, 2017 17:24
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Instagram documents rising hookah use

Social media is giving researchers insight into the rising use of hookah, according to a study from USC. Hookah, smoked through a water pipe and also known as shisha, has harmful health effects similar to cigarettes. But as cigarette use declined between
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 13, 2017 18:06
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Living Above a Restaurant in New York City

she has several tricks up her sleeve to make the apartment livable, including the constant use of a white-noise machine to drown out street chatter and scented candles to abate the smell of stale cigarette smoke.
New York Times
added Jan 13, 2017 16:47
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[Japan] Gov't eager to stamp out smoking in public areas ahead of Olympics

Japan's health minister on Friday expressed eagerness to pursue the eradication of passive smoking ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, saying it is the government's "mission" to alleviate the effects of secondhand cigarette smoke. Emphasiz
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Jan 13, 2017 16:40
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NEW HAMPSHIRE LAWMAKER SPONSORS BILL TO OVERTURN SMOKING BANS

state representative has introduced a bill that would let privately operated establishments like supermarkets and restaurants decide whether to allow patrons to light up indoors, WMUR-TV reports. A decade ago, the state approved a smoking ban that prohibi
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jan 13, 2017 16:40
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[Asia, Japan] Restaurant industry opposes total smoking ban ahead of 2020 Olympics

At a meeting in Tokyo of industry organizations, participants expressed concern that a smoking ban would drive small businesses into the ground. They said Japan should aim to become a leading country in promoting separate smoking areas. The Ministry of
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 12, 2017 19:12
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Louisiana's Restaurant, Hospitality Industry Benefitting Ten Years After Smoke-Free Air Act

According to the National Restaurant Association's data, restaurants are one of the leading driving forces in Louisiana's economy. This accompanied with the fact that hospitality employment has increased after the smoke-free air act clearly shows that th
MarketWired
added Jan 12, 2017 14:56
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