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[Kentucky] Our Opinion: Smoking violations stink ($$)

The Hopkinsville ordinance that bans smoking at most indoor public places is not enforced at the Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds convention center. That became clear last week during the fair. Despite assurances from the fair board’s leadership that sm
Kentucky New Era
added Jul 7, 2014 20:43
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: State should regulate e-cigarettes while awaiting tougher action from FDA

Administration waited too long to produce regulations on a fast-growing industry that FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg herself describes as the “wild, wild West.” Unfortunately, the proposed regulations announced this spring fail to address some of the
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 7, 2014 16:25
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] EDITORIAL COMMENT: Time tobacco farmers went green

Even the Minister of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Dr Joseph Made has warned tobacco farmers to be mindful not to destroy trees and urged them to start using coal. We hope the advise will not fall on deaf ears as we are very much c
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 4, 2014 13:07
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Up in smoke: UPMC takes the right course on tobacco

Health care workers in all capacities are part of an enterprise committed to helping people maintain their health or improve it. In banning smoking by all of its personnel, UPMC is demonstrating adherence to its core mission.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Jul 4, 2014 13:03
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Frontline: Unknown e-cigarette dangers

it is still very difficult to confirm the legitimacy of practices in the making of e-cigarettes, which is a potential danger to users, who cannot know exactly what they are putting in their bodies.
The Western Front (Western Washington University)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:57
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] EDITORIAL: The future of tobacco is small scale

We believe government, together with other stakeholders like the Farmers’ Development Trust, should come to the rescue of these farmers by giving them the necessary support to help them grow and produce a good quality crop. Allegations by the new farmers
Financial Gazette (zw)
added Jul 3, 2014 12:45
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Smokeless / Mayor Collins’ proposed ban on hiring tobacco users needs to be refined, but the principle merits support

if he can refine his new anti-tobacco policy in ways that address legitimate objections and challenges, it can become a model for local governments across the nation. That would be a distinction Toledo could claim proudly.
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Jul 2, 2014 19:43
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[Wyoming] EDITORIAL: Chewing tobacco needs to be lodged in past, not cheek

But a lot of traditions are tossed aside when new, better information is discovered. Chewing tobacco should be one of them. We realize it’s difficult to discard such an ingrained habit. Go to howtoquitdipping.org for help in ditching the dip. The Wyoming
Powell (WY) Tribune
added Jul 1, 2014 11:40
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Smokescreen: e-cigarettes deserve some scrutiny for potential health impacts

Apparently, some FCC students thought it was OK to use e-cigarettes in class, which is an indication that these devices are viewed by some as innocuous.... Until more is known, why not err on the side of caution? Meanwhile, let science investigate this m
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Jul 3, 2014 17:33
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial: Gwynn should personify need for tobacco product ban ($$)

Baseball lost one of its greats last week when Tony Gwynn succumbed to cancer at the all-too-young age of 54. It would be entirely
Reading (PA) Eagle
added Jun 23, 2014 09:52
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