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[Indiana] E-cigarettes take focus on annual 'Smokeout' day

Smoke-Free Indy will hold an open meeting on e-cigarettes Thursday night. A panel of experts will discuss the issue and take questions. The number of high school students using e-cigarettes has tripled over the last three years, according to the Centers
WISH-TV Channel 8 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Nov 20, 2014 21:30
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[Nebraska] Cancer Survivors Mark Smokeout Pushing For Stronger Tobacco Prevention Laws

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is celebrating the 39th annual Great American Smokeout by calling on state lawmakers to protect the health of Nebraskans by passing strong tobacco prevention and control legislation, including increasing
WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Nov 20, 2014 11:41
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[North Carolina] Commit to quit: Join the 24-hour smoke-free effort

Most service members know the health risks of smoking, but smoking not only affects the smoker’s health, it also poses significant risks to others. Secondhand smoke contains more than 250 chemicals that are harmful to anyone exposed, leading to serious h
Camp Lejeune Globe
added Nov 20, 2014 11:38
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Pennsylvania Department of Health Offers Resources to Help Smokers Quit During 39th Great American Smokeout

reminds smokers that there are resources available to help them quit and urges all smokers to use the 39th Great American Smokeout as the day they choose to quit smoking and take an important step towards a healthier life.
PR Newswire
added Nov 19, 2014 15:37
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Sharecare & American Cancer Society Team Up to Host the Second Annual Great American Smokeout Twitter Chat

The chat, which will also feature the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Sarah Cannon Research Institute, will use the hashtag #quittogether and will allow smokers, their friends and family and anyone interested in the topic to pose que
Business Wire
added Nov 19, 2014 15:34
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Kicking the habit: Base joins annual campaign to quit

This year Team Robins will continue the tradition of encouraging and supporting tobacco users to quit by encouraging them to stop by the Health and Wellness Center, the 78th Medical Group, the Occupational Medicine Clinic or to see one of the Civilian He
U.S. Air Force
added Nov 7, 2014 08:19
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Today is the Great American Smokeout

the American Cancer Society has created a gallery of "I QUIT" characters representing different types of quitters and supporters, including “The Substitute: Someone who replaces the urge to smoke with hard candy, healthy snacks, games, exercise, or other
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 23, 2013 14:36
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[Massachusetts] UMass Lowell students want campus tobacco ban

During the Great American Smokeout on campus tomorrow, students are planning informational events and cessation and counseling programs, which will continue throughout November, which is Lung Cancer Awareness month.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Nov 20, 2013 12:27
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Rich Guzzi Will Hypnotize 100,000 People to Quit Smoking on “Start Joking! Stop Smoking!” Tour Beginning with Annual “Great American Smoke-Out!”

Guzzi, who has been described as a combination of Tony Robbins and Tony Soprano, hopes to delve into the minds of 100,000 people using hypnosis, the power of the internet and his live comedy shows – never straying far from his unique style of stage humor.
Business Wire
added Nov 5, 2013 15:58
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[Maine] Colleges recognized for smoke-free effort

The Maine Tobacco-Free College Network recently held an awards ceremony in honor of the Great American Smokeout to celebrate the efforts of Maine institutions of higher education to address tobacco use on their campuses
Central Maine Morning Sentinel
added Jan 6, 2013 11:37
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