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[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: Smoking has changed much over 40 years

With DHEC’s South Carolina numbers showing more than a third of South Carolina students have used what the agency defines as “a new and emerging tobacco product,” it’s clear that accurately portraying these products and determining their future are impor
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Nov 16, 2017 00:56
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[Connecticut] City looks to be smoke-free

Mayor Toni Harp gathered with city officials and community leaders yesterday evening to launch New Haven Smokeout — her plan to eliminate smoking from the city by the end of this fiscal year next June. The effort is part of the annual Great American Smok
Yale Daily News
added Nov 21, 2014 12:39
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CHOATE: The day I realized smoking wasn't cool

It was 1986; I was 28 at the time and had smoked a pack a day since I was 15. That's about 95,000 cigarettes! All these years later, writing that figure still makes me feel sick to my stomach. (Or should I say, lungs?)
CNN
added Nov 21, 2014 01:10
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[South Dakota] 38th Annual Great American Smokeout

there's a new twist to their message. E-cigarettes are being advertised as a safe alternative to smoking, but doctors say at least 20 percent of the people puffing on them will become addicted to nicotine leading to long term usage.
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:51
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[Michigan] A Day to Butt Out

Locally in honor of this important initiative, Bronson Battle Creek is hosting a smoking cessation awareness program in the main hospital lobby from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The program, which is free to the public, will not only provide information about the d
Battle Creek (MI) Enquirer
added Nov 14, 2013 14:32
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[Texas] Great American Smokeout Nov. 21

According to cancer.org, a smoker who spends $5 on a pack of cigarettes per day will save about $152.08 per month and $1,826.25 a year. To find support groups or support with quitting tobacco, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.
The Ranger Online (San Antonio College)
added Oct 18, 2013 07:50
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[West Virginia] Cancer advocates call for tobacco legislation

MARTINSBURG - The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society, recently marked the Great American Smokeout by calling on local lawmakers, city council, the mayor, the governor and all legislative r
Martinsburg (WV) Journal
added Nov 17, 2012 18:57
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Great American Smokeout Is Thursday

Anti-smoking advocates want to jump-start stalled momentum for quitting
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 15, 2012 22:16
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[New York] Annual 'Great American Smokeout' is Nov. 15

Finger Lakes, N.Y. — Every year, on the third Thursday of November, the Great American Smokeout draws attention to the deaths and chronic diseases caused by smoking.
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Nov 9, 2012 18:31
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Great American Smokeout: The latest on tobacco cessation research

Cigarette smoking rates have declined, but other ways to smoke tobacco — such as hookahs, pipes and cigars — are on the rise....Marking the Great American Smokeout, Healio Family Medicine presents some of the latest research on tobacco use and cessation.
Healio.com
added Nov 16, 2016 20:16
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