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Tobacco Myths Persist 50 Years After the US Surgeon General First Warned Americans of the Dangers of Smoking

With the approaching 50th anniversary of the Surgeon General’s Report ... As part of MD Anderson’s Moon Shot program to end cancer, Hawk and other experts have developed a comprehensive plan that addresses the burden of tobacco use in institutions, com
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
added Nov 7, 2013 21:36
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[Canada] Alberta to ban hookah pipes, restrict flavoured tobacco

Talbot, along with Health Minister Fred Horne, were at the school to speak about Bill 33, the Tobacco Reduction Amendment Act and Bill 206, the Tobacco Reduction (Flavoured Tobacco Products) Amendment Act. The bills are an effort to stem what they belie
Sun News Network (ca)
added Nov 7, 2013 21:25
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[Canada] Province reveals legislation to keep youth from using tobacco

Horne outlined the legislation in Bill 206 that will prevent the sale of flavoured tobacco products, and limit the amount of products. Anti-smoking legislation also includes a ban on smoking in vehicles with children inside – which is the Tobacco Reduct
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Nov 7, 2013 21:20
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[Canada] City smoking bylaw to be repealed

Burnaby plans to repeal its smoking bylaw after concerns were raised by the operators of a hookah lounge ... That bylaw prohibits indoor smoking except in a smoking room physically separated from the rest of the premises, complete with separate heating
Burnaby (BC) News Leader (ca)
added Nov 5, 2013 16:02
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[Washington] Capitol Hill smoke shops roll with shifting habits, regulations

while most of the shop owners say their businesses have become increasingly less profitable in recent years, there seem to be more shops than ever. Tobacco Leaf, which is currently under construction at the former Massai African imports shop, will be the
CHS Capitol Hill Senate
added Nov 1, 2013 14:39
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[Uae] Shisha smoking is more addictive than cocaine, expert says

During a lecture he gave in the capital, Dr Wasim Maziak, Department of Epidemiology Professor at the Florida International University and Director of the Syrian Centre for Tobacco Studies, revealed that smoking shisha is more addictive than cocaine, acc
Gulf News (ae)
added Oct 30, 2013 02:34
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[Canada] ‘Enter at your own risk’: a multimethod study of air quality and biological measures in Canadian waterpipe cafes

Staff and patrons of waterpipe cafes are exposed to air quality levels considered hazardous to human health. Results support eliminating waterpipe smoking in hospitality venues indoors and out.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 26, 2013 02:39
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Study finds cigarette alternatives may not be safer than cigarettes

UC Davis pulmonary physicians recently published a study concluding these replacements can be addictive gateways to cigarette smoking. The assessment — which focused on cigars, hookah, e-cigarettes and a Swedish smokeless tobacco called snus — provides ne
The California Aggie (UC Davis)
added Oct 24, 2013 13:09
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[Arizona] Hookah lounges pervasive near UA campus

There are 12 hookah lounges and 11 stores selling hookah supplies within 3½ miles of the campus. The activity is increasingly popular despite serious health warnings
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 24, 2013 09:33
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[Arizona] Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

I was deeply disappointed to see the front-page article in the Star regarding the popularity of hookah smoking ... A lung transplant like mine is the only cure for COPD. That’s the good news. On the other hand, I will live the rest of my days with a seve
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 24, 2013 09:31
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