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[Maine] VIDEO: Diagnosis: Lung Cancer Part Two

Dr. Harb says there have been major advances in imaging technology used to find and monitor lung cancer, like PET scans, which they can do at their facilities. They are the only center in Maine working directly with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in B
WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Feb 28, 2018 17:22
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Why smoking on flights is banned

A sad reminder came from Varig Flight 820, which made an emergency landing in France in 1973 as a result of smoke inside the cabin, triggered by a fire in one of the lavatories. It resulted in 123 deaths, with only 11 survivors. The suspected cause was a
Jakarta Post (id)
added Feb 28, 2018 17:14
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Citilink passenger removed from flight for smoking

A passenger was removed from a Citilink flight on Sunday for smoking while boarding the aircraft as it was refueling, the budget carrier stated...The Citilink crew were alarmed upon seeing the passenger, who continued smoking while climbing the aircraft
Jakarta Post (id)
added Feb 28, 2018 17:14
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Kansas man sues vape shop for e-cigarette battery explosion

The lawsuit alleges Anderson was carrying the lithium ion battery, his car keys and coins in his pants pocket in February 2016. The touching metal items caused a short to the outside of the battery, which then overheated and exploded. The suit says Ande
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 28, 2018 12:53
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[Kansas] VIDEO: E-cigarette battery explodes in man’s pants. 'It ignites like a bomb,' lawyer says

WARNING: Graphic content. Daniel Anderson suffered chemical and thermal burns to his left leg and hands caused by fire and heat that rolled out of the lithium ion battery, which he bought from Big E’s Vapor Shop, according to a lawsuit filed Feb. 6 in Se
Wichita (KS) Eagle
added Feb 27, 2018 21:35
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[California] Public smoking ban implemented in Dana Point

Smoking will be permitted in private residential properties and within moving or stationary vehicles. Hotel owners or operators inside the city limit can choose to permit or prohibit smoking throughout their private property. Restaurants and business are
The Lariat (Saddleback College and Irvine Valley College)
added Feb 26, 2018 19:54
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[China] Flight forced to deplane after passenger's carry-on bag catches fire

Passengers were forced to disembark from a China Southern Airlines flight to Shanghai after a power bank caught fire in an overhead compartment Sunday.
Fox News
added Feb 26, 2018 04:45
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[Maryland] E-cigarette explosion sets man on fire

He spent months trying to wean himself off cigarettes, and Michael Henry had become quite adept at changing out the batteries on his e-cigarette, but when he attempted to do so on Sunday evening, something went terribly wrong. "Just a flash,” recalled He
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:42
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[California] VIDEO: LA man suing after he says e-cig battery exploded, burned his genitals

Nearly a dozen new lawsuits are being filed that claim people were burned by exploding e-cigarette batteries, including one from a Los Angeles man who said he was seriously injured. "I suffered second- and third-degree burns to my legs, thighs, genitals
KABC-TV Channel 7 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Feb 23, 2018 19:28
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[UK] Mother, 43, died in house fire after dropping lit cigarette on the sofa and then falling asleep after a night drinking alone

Natasha Taylor suffered 80 per cent burns after falling asleep with a lit cigarette Mrs Taylor, 42, who dozed off on the sofa, had a history of being a heavy drinker She was 'unable to react to the threat of a fire' due to high levels of alcohol in he
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2018 01:30
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