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[North Dakota] VIDEO: Chew Tobacco Use Target of Great American Spit Out

Officials with the department's Tobacco Prevention and Control Program encourage chew-tobacco users to get help with quitting during Thursday's Great American Spit Out.
KVLY TV 11 (Fargo, ND)
added Feb 21, 2013 11:18
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[Mid-east] Stennis supports the Smokeout

Sailors aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in the Great American Smokeout Nov. 15 in support of Tobacco Prevention and Cessation month.
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added Nov 18, 2012 19:53
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[Minnesota] Secondhand smoke hazards

Clear Gains, Wisconsin’s Smoke-Free Housing Initiative, lists the following hazards of secondhand smoke: -It is toxic, with more than 7,000 chemical compounds, including recognizable poisons and 40 causes of cancer.
Winona (MN) Daily News
added Nov 15, 2012 18:33
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Study: Older Smokers More Likely to Quit With Patch or Drugs

Today is the American Cancer Society's 37th annual Great American Smokeout and if you're trying to quit, new research says the nicotine patch or prescription drugs work much better than trying it cold turkey.
AARP
added Nov 15, 2012 10:08
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[California] Bake sale planned in Chico during Great American Smokeout

American Cancer Society volunteers will have more information about the Great American Smokeout and how to quit smoking 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside the The Shop, a thrift store operated by the American Cancer Society at its new location, 982 East Ave.
Chico (CA) Enterprise-Record
added Nov 7, 2012 10:30
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[Ohio] Participate in the Great American Smokeout

In Ohio, there are more than 18,600 deaths per year from smoking. As a result of tobacco use, 378,000 Ohioans suffer acute or chronic diseases. Because of the staggering statistics, Fairfield Medical Center is offering a free tobacco cessation program to
Lancaster (OH) Eagle-Gazette
added Sep 26, 2012 13:22
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[California] Experts Warn of Smoking in Apartments

KTLA-TV (Los Angeles, CA)
added Nov 20, 2011 00:00
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CA: It's the Gummy Bear American Smokeout! Why are These Gummy Bears Smiling?

Business Wire
added Nov 13, 1998 00:00
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[Illinois] Lung disease more prevalent in area than rest of state or nation expert says

The rate of incidence for lung cancer is higher in Southern Illinois than the rest of the state and the United States as a whole, says a physician well versed on the subject... While cigarette smoking rates have dropped, cigar, pipe, and hookah – other d
Harrisburg (IL) Daily Register
added Nov 17, 2016 22:54
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[West Virginia] Gazette editorial: All together now, put out that cigarette

We’re glad that some county health departments, like Kanawha’s, ban smoking in public indoor places, consigning cigarettes farther into ostracized limbo. This ban saves lives, because second-hand smoke also is a killer. The Cancer Society has a “Quit fo
Charleston (WV) Sunday Gazette-Mail
added Nov 17, 2016 17:19
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