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E-cigarettes: Where do we stand?

"They say they've changed from the days of Joe Camel," Gottlieb said. "But look at what's happening right now. They must demonstrate that they're truly committed to keeping these new products out of the hands of kids, and they must find a way to reverse
WENY-TV (Horseheads, NY)
added Oct 10, 2018 15:27
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[Lebanon] AKKAOUI: Smokers’ rhapsody / No longer feeling the burn: an addict’s take on IQOS

my sons are obviously extremely concerned for my health. They’re not alone; I was troubled by these three incidents as well. I need to be more conscientious about my addiction, and the effect it is having on my family. That same week, my brother gifted m
Executive Magazine (lb)
added Oct 6, 2018 14:07
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Unusual features of figure carved into 2,000-year-old tobacco pipe do NOT depict dwarfism as previously thought, but reveal iodine deficiency in ancient Ohio Valley, study claims

A bulge at the base of the figure’s neck is a tell-tale sign of thyroid disease, as is the short stature, researchers now say, and it appears even shorter due to the squatted position that likely represents a ceremonial dance. 'What caught my eye on thi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 20:20
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CHOWDHERY: Why India Is Tobacco Harm Reduction’s Most Important Frontier

Tobacco is India’s Trojan horse. It was brought to our shores five centuries ago... This massive human tragedy will worsen if we don’t act. But worse still than inaction, the government of India—just recently, more than ever—appears determined to behave
Filter (The Influence Foundation)
added Oct 5, 2018 19:52
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Senate Democrats highlight use of tobacco playbook to implement Trump’s anti-EPA agenda

Booker pointed to the use of the “secret science” term by opponents of EPA regulations. It’s the same rhetoric that was used by the tobacco industry in the 1990s when that industry was fighting tighter regulations of secondhand smoke, the New Jersey sena
Think Progress (blog)
added Oct 4, 2018 18:19
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[Alabama] Editorial: Smoking's example for America

One of the failings of the modern-day Alabama Legislature is its refusal to pass a statewide ban on smoking in most public spaces and enclosed workplaces. Twenty-six states have chosen to protect the health of their residents against smoking and secondha
Anniston (AL) Star
added Oct 3, 2018 08:19
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[Germany] WHAT ARE THE 5 STAGES OF GIVE-UP-ITIS?

In concentration camps...Cigarettes were highly valuable in camps and could be traded for food. 'When a prisoner took out a cigarette and lit it, their campmates knew the person had truly given up, had lost faith in their ability to carry on and would s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 02:55
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Why did you get into this work? An essay on public health leadership and ongoing battles

The common thread in all of these issues are the efforts of industries, lobby groups and determined, often obsessed individuals to thwart evidence-based public health policy and practice which threatens these industries or the cult-like belief systems of
Croakey (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 02:31
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[UK] EVERS: RIP smoking, a lethal pastime. But strangely, some of us will mourn it

Some of us will doff our hats at an age in which the cigarette was elegance, then edge, then transgression. And some of us will bow our heads to the time when we were young, and thought ourselves immortal.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 25, 2018 15:27
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[Indiana] STAWAR: Pipe dreams go up in smoke

Last week the News and Tribune featured an article by Elizabeth DePompei about a local pipe smoking champion. The piece evoked memories of my own pipe smoking days, and my experiences with tobacco...simply to call the national quit line (1-800-QUIT-NOW)
News-Tribune.net (The Online Edition of the New Albany Tribune and Jeffersonville (IN) Evening News)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:45
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