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[Sweden] EDITORIAL: Could a healthy diet attenuate COPD risk in smokers?

The authors reported a significant interaction between smoking and dietary intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables on the risk of COPD, and showed that the beneficial dietary associations were restricted to ex-smokers and current smokers. These r
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:44

[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Our View: Edina is right to light fire under tobacco debate

the Edina City Council last week voted to draft an ordinance that, if approved, would make Edina the first city in Minnesota to raise the legal age for purchasing tobacco products to 21. The move is being prompted by Tobacco 21, a national campaign to r
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Mar 15, 2017 17:14

[Asia, Japan] EDITORIAL: Banning smoking at eateries a realistic way to protect nonsmokers’ health

Damage to people’s health caused by passive smoking, the inhaling of other people’s cigarette smoke, should not be left unaddressed. Measures should be advanced steadily in preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Mar 14, 2017 15:50

Editorial: ATF tobacco investigation scheme needs scrutiny

In the meantime, the Justice Department should halt its efforts to keep sealed all of the key court filings in the lawsuit brought by the tobacco farmers. It’s time for the agency to own up to its actions.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Mar 15, 2017 00:17

[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Vaping and smoking: County correctly limits use in public indoor spots

Allegheny County Council made the right call Tuesday with its 8-5 vote banning the use of e-cigarettes and handheld vaporizers in public indoor places...The state would be wise to enact a ban, too.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 14, 2017 21:20

[Asia-pacific, Guam, Micronesia] Editorial: Raising smoking age would benefit students, youth

The bill's chief sponsor, Speaker Benjamin Cruz, said he introduced the bill, called the Youth Protection Act of 2017...Cruz said the legislation is for "every high school student who's felt pressured by her peers; every cancer survivor who's suffered fr (gu)
added Mar 10, 2017 15:32

EDITORIAL: Vapor trail: The FAA wisely bans e-cigarettes on airlines

Those who like to vape will accuse the FAA of taking a hard line. But when it comes to air travel, safety is paramount.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 7, 2017 14:20
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EDITORIAL: Behavioral and Pharmacological Strategies for Weakening Maladaptive Reward Memories

Even after successfully quitting, intense urges to smoke can be triggered unexpectedly by certain situations or cues, predisposing the abstinent smoker to relapse. Maladaptive reward memories, underlie such conditioned cravings and play a central role in
JAMA Psychiatry (Archives of General Psychiatry)
added Mar 2, 2017 18:31
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Editorial: UMaine’s smoking ban is necessary for student safety

The smoking ban as a whole is not a ban on smokers. It is not meant as punishment for personal decisions. Rather, it is a necessary measure that the university has taken in order to keep everyone on campus comfortable and well. Considering the heavy risk
The Maine Campus (University of Maine)
added Feb 27, 2017 10:30

[Oklahoma] Tulsa World editorial: Legislators move to tamper with the voter-approved Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust

Voters knew what they were doing when they set up the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust. It was created the way it was as a message to legislators: Hands off! There’s plenty of problems available for legislators to solve. It’s hard to understand why the
Tulsa (OK) World
added Mar 1, 2017 15:31
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