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EDITORIAL: A better way to reduce tobacco use in Minnesota

Raising taxes provides resources to combat the problem and cover some of the costs that tobacco causes. Some of the monies collected from increased taxes should be used to combat the problem by raising awareness and offset health care costs paid by taxpa
Marshall (MN) Independent
added Jun 14, 2017 22:35
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[UK] EDITORIAL: World No Tobacco Day: How to make it the day you stop smoking for good

Of these methods in the last few years especially, it is the e-cigarette that’s rapidly proved the most effective (not to mention popular) as the virtual evolution of the classic cigarette. Keeping the nicotine so as to hit that smoker’s spot, it is combi
The UP Coming (uk)
added May 23, 2017 12:42
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EDITORIAL: Tobacco: a threat to development? [FREE FULL TEXT]

the theme for World No-Tobacco Day this year is Tobacco: A threat to development...The macroeconomic costs of tobacco use can be avoided, the pain and suffering of tobacco-related diseases can be reduced and the relationship between tobacco use and povert
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2017 17:29
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[Europe, Malta] EDITORIAL: Hands off the rule of law

The man who investigated the case insists there is a case for arraignment. Mr Dalli denies the allegations. In an environment where the rule of law prevails, only a court can settle that...This government has already corrupted governance and tries to ‘man
Times of Malta (mt)
added Apr 4, 2017 12:16
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: Efforts to stop passive smoking

There are reports that more than 100 LDP lawmakers receive political donations from the tobacco industry. It’s not known whether the lawmakers oppose the health ministry’s plans in deference to the interest of the tobacco business or related industries.
Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:43
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Lane out front on tobacco / And it’s a good place for the county to be

Lane County would become the first county in Oregon to raise the legal age for tobacco purchases. It would set an example for other counties to follow — and, eventually, Oregon would join California and Hawaii in making a legal purchase age of 21 a state
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Feb 21, 2017 02:58
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[Oregon] Editorial: Raise the minimum legal age for tobacco to 21

That’s why Oregon should raise the legal age for buying cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21 from 18. State Rep. Elizabeth Steiner Hayward, D-Portland, has proposed legislation that would do so.
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Feb 4, 2017 17:55
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[California] EDITORIAL: No need for ordinance banning e-cigarettes

The Riverside City Council is set to consider banning electronic cigarettes in public places at its Jan. 10 meeting....while the prospect of electronic cigarettes exploding at gas stations is marginally concerning, ordinances like this just represent the
Redlands (CA) Daily Facts
added Jan 6, 2017 01:44
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Editorial Anti-vaping efforts seem to be working

We hope to see another, bigger drop in the results of the Monitoring the Future report next year in response to the new federal rules to keep minors from buying vaping devices that went into effect this summer. Although there is much that we still don’t
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 23, 2016 01:39
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[California] EDITORIAL: Anti-smoking efforts target the poor

Anderson is poised to make the Anderson River Park a smoke-free zone.... In Anderson's case, perhaps a park that size can support a designated smoking area. In HUD's, the restriction should stop at the front door.
Redding (CA) Record-Searchlight
added Dec 6, 2016 13:32
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