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[Australia] VIDEO: Easter bongy! Man turns a chocolate bunny into a smoking-device before taking a BITE out of it

Footage surfaced on social media showing a man inhaling smoke from the makeshift device – before chomping down on it in the same breath. The vision has made waves on social media, with many voicing their disbelief at the man's imaginative approach.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2017 17:49
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Cheaper Than Candy: California Tobacco Report Finds Youth ‘Inundated With Unhealthy’ Offerings

In San Mateo County the survey found that the majority of stores carry liquor, e-cigarettes and cigarillos for less than the price of a candy bar – but not fruits and vegetables.
NBC Los Angeles
added Apr 2, 2017 19:59
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[UK] Woman, 41, who lost 26 kilos after ditching her pack-a-day smoking habit addresses conference in her BATHING SUIT to encourage women 'to get comfortable being uncomfortable'

At 26, Ms Locaso was overweight. But after kicking her pack-a-day smoking habit, she gained the confidence to kick other habits, and dropped 26 kilos in one year
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:04
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Parents who smoke contribute to obesity in children: health ministry report

Infants cared for by parents who smoke are more likely to become obese children than those from a nonsmoking household, according to a health ministry report. According to the report, released Wednesday, the obesity rate for 13-year-olds who were expose
Japan Times (jp)
added Mar 30, 2017 11:31
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Reducing nicotine exposure results in weight gain in smokers randomised to very low nicotine content cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

Men and women who were compliant in the lowest nicotine content cigarette conditions gained 1.2 kg over 6 weeks, indicating weight gain is a likely consequence of reduced exposure to nicotine.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:16
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Why smokers should make sure they eat their 5-a-day: Those who consume fruit and vegetables have a 40% lower risk of an incurable lung disease

Consuming five-a-day reduces their risk of getting chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by 40 per cent, a study found. Each extra portion then slashes the chances by an additional eight per cent, the new research suggests. Former smokers can al
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 17, 2017 22:46
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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
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[Sweden] Eating fruits and vegetables may help curb lung disease

For current and former smokers, eating more fruits and vegetables may lower the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a Swedish study suggests. Among more than 40,000 men, the current smokers who averaged five or more servings
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2017 18:42
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ARCHIVE: CORRESPONDENCE The Nicotine Content of Common Vegetables

It appears that the dietary intake of nicotine in nonsmokers may be of practical importance in the interpretation of the role of passive smoke inhalation when one is determining nicotine and cotinine levels in body fluids.
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Mar 14, 2017 00:18
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SIEGEL: Surgeon General Continues to Lie about Tobacco in E-Cigarettes

Even if the Surgeon General wrongly believes that consuming any product that contains nicotine is a form of tobacco use, then he is still lying to the public. Under that definition, e-cigarettes are not the most commonly used form of tobacco among youth.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 13, 2017 16:26
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