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[UK-Wales, USA] SULLUM: E-Cigarettes Are Not Tobacco Products / The CDC misleads the public about the hazards of vaping.

Siegel argues that the CDC "is misleading the public not only through its outright lies, dishonesty, and deception about e-cigarettes, but also by its failure to ask the right questions to actually test its pre-determined conclusions."
Reason Magazine
added Apr 27, 2015 11:29
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[Asia, China] WHO Announces ‘Smoke Free’ #RUFREE# Campaign Ahead of June 1 Smoking Ban

#RUFREE# campaign ('Are you free’), or 你有控吗 in Chinese. The main aim of the campaign is to question your own role in creating smoke-free environments and to create a community-wide desire for reduced smoking in public, and private, places.
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:22
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[Africa, Rwanda] Tobacco addiction on the rise among youth

In order to find out how tobacco smoking is posing a big health risk to the youth in the City of Kigali, Sunday Times visited Kicukiro Centre. Here, many young people do casual jobs to earn a living and most of them use tobacco as refreshment. But what
The New Times (rw)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:20
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[Arizona] Editorial: Smoking hot second-hand climate study

There's also plenty of information out there about how the EPA study regarding second-hand smoke is so much bull....the Council's absurd eagerness to take up the KYCBUTT proposal to outlaw adults smoking in cars when minors are present suggests it's possi
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 27, 2015 10:47
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[Asia, China] SCHREURS: How Much Worse is a Roomful of Smokers Than Beijing's Bad Air? Check this WHO Graphic to See

Well the World Health Organization's got news for you: as few as three people smoking inside a restaurant is a lot worse. Using data culled from the Beijing Environmental Protection Bureau and a study of second-hand smoke, the WHO have put together an a
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:43
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[UK] Chain-smoking takeaway addict shed 8 stone after doctors warned she would have a stroke at just 23

She smoked 20 cigarettes a day and got out of breath walking up stairs Doctors warned her blood pressure was so high she was at risk of a stroke
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:28
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Health Tip: Smoking Affects Your Heart

Smoking can lead to cell and tissue damage throughout your body, and experts say your heart isn't spared. The U.S. National Heart Lung and Blood Institute says smoking can: * Decrease the blood's ability to carry oxygen.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 27, 2015 09:30
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[Mid-east] New study uncovers tobacco industry's attempts to tackle 'threat' of Islam to smoking

Co-author Professor Kelley Lee, based at Simon Fraser University, said: "This paper provides further evidence of how the tobacco industry has sought to frame public policy debates in ways that, not only further its commercial interests, but undermine the
HealthCanal.com
added Apr 27, 2015 09:09
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News Brief: Smokin’ plants

Plants can pick up pollutants from the air and soil, including the nicotine from tobacco
Society for Science & the Public
added Apr 27, 2015 09:04
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[Connecticut] Secondhand smoke exposure remains high among kids, adults in poverty

exposure remains especially high for children ages 3 to 11, African-Americans and those who live in poverty or rental housing, according to a recent report. Jessica Hollenbach, the director of asthma programs at the Connecticut Children's Medical Center,
Danbury (CT) News-Times
added Apr 27, 2015 09:03
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