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[New York] American Lung Association Working to Reduce Tobacco Use and Exposure to Secondhand Smoke in the Bronx

Efforts Supported by Expanding Smokefree Communities, Community Transformation Grants Program
readMedia
added Jun 6, 2012 04:21
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[California] Mitchell: Yes on Prop. 29

Carol McGruder, co-chairperson of the African-American Tobacco Control Leadership Council, said in a powerful slide show presented this week, that Proposition 29 . . . would address these issues and more.
Vacaville (CA) Reporter
added Jun 6, 2012 03:55
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[California] Small Tobacco Retailers Worry Prop. 29 Would “Shut Them Out”

Carlos Solorzano, chief executive officer of the San Francisco-based Latin American and Caribbean Business Chamber of Commerce (LACBCC) says he firmly supports cancer research. . . . But neither he nor the LACBCC supports Proposition 29 . . . The Califor
New America Media
added Jun 4, 2012 14:18
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[Australia] New projects target sky-high ethnic smoking rates

High smoking rates in many ethnic communities are being targeted in several projects funded by the Cancer Institute of New South Wales. The institute says the rate of smoking among Arabic-speaking men in NSW is more than 39 per cent
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 2, 2012 18:46
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Hispanic lung cancer patients tend to live longer than blacks and whites

Published early online in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the study suggests that, as with several other types of cancer, certain yet-to-be-defined genetic and/or environmental factors put Hispanic patients at a survival ad
EurekAlert
added May 31, 2012 08:11
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Genetic marker may predict smoking quantity in African Americans

EurekAlert
added May 31, 2012 08:10
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[California] Dr. Elizabeth Eugenio-Fildes, 2011 Healthcare Hero and Director of The Nevada Tobacco Users Helpline

One such individual, who has been making an impact in the lives of her fellowmen, is Dr. Elizabeth Eugenio Fildes Ed.D, Director of The Nevada Tobacco Users Helpline.
Asian Journal (The Filipino-American (FilAm) Community Newspaper)
added May 27, 2012 13:55
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Family Friend or Family Threat? The Last Item on Your Family Dollar Shopping List Should be the Nation's Deadliest Consumer Product

National Public Health and Advocacy Groups Call on Family Dollar to Put Consumer Health Ahead of Profits and Reverse Its Decision to Sell Tobacco
American Legacy Foundation
added May 23, 2012 04:45
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Genome-wide meta-analyses of smoking behaviors in African Americans [FREE FULL TEXT]

Citation: Translational Psychiatry (2012) 2, e119; doi:10.1038/tp.2012.41
Nature
added May 22, 2012 12:51
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Genetic marker may predict smoking quantity in African Americans

Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 22, 2012 12:48
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