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[Virginia] Reducing tobacco use at Langley AFB

nearly 1,300 active duty U.S. Air Force airmen at Langley Air Force Base were documented as tobacco users, according to the Corporate Dental Application U.S. military Dental Data Status. In an attempt to reduce these numbers, using smoke and smokeless p
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added Mar 17, 2014 14:17

E-Cigarettes, Under Aliases, Elude the Authorities

These devices are part of a subgenre of the fast-growing e-cigarette market and are being shrewdly marketed to avoid the stigma associated with cigarettes of any kind. The products, which are exploding in popularity, come in a rainbow of colors and candy
New York Times
added Mar 9, 2014 23:03

[UK] Blackburn Council calls for shisha bars to be licensed

Police have been given permission by the courts to dispose of 38 pipes seized from a Blackburn cafe in the biggest single haul ever seen. But because the owner of the pipes could not be traced, nobody could be prosecuted for their illegal use. Council l
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 8, 2014 10:57

6 Q's About the News | E-Cigarettes, by Other Names, Lure Young and Worry Experts

WHAT percentage of people at your school would you estimate have tried hookah pens, e-hookahs or vaping pens? HOW would you educate them about the risks? To go further, you might post answers to our recent Student Opinion question, “Is Smoking Still a P
New York Times Blogs
added Mar 7, 2014 13:44

SULLUM: E-Cigarettes Are Bad Because They Look Like Cigarettes; E-Hookahs Are Worse Because They Don't - Hit & Run

Using either of them might lead to smoking, although we can't find any real-life examples of that. Fruity flavors show these products are aimed at children—or maybe at young women, middle-aged actresses, or old Arab men. But the point is, they are aimed a
Reason Magazine
added Mar 5, 2014 23:52

[Saudi Arabia] INFOGRAPHIC: Smoking statistics in KSA

Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:12

E-Cigarettes, by Other Names, Lure Young and Worry Experts

authorities worry that people are being drawn to products that intentionally avoid the term “e-cigarette.” Of particular concern is use among teenagers, many of whom appear to view e-cigarettes and e-hookahs as entirely different products when, for all pr
New York Times
added Mar 5, 2014 00:10

[Asia, Pakistan] Sheesha smoking linked with kidney,cardiovascular diseases: study

has considerably increased among the youth, particularly among the higher secondary school and university students. He expressed these views while addressing a press briefing on “Sheesha smoking and its health hazard” at the School of Public Health, DUH
The News (pk)
added Mar 2, 2014 20:59

[Minnesota] Eden Prairie approves moratorium on e-cigarette lounges

The Eden Prairie City Council approved a moratorium banning electronic cigarette, or “e-cigarette,” lounges and hookah lounges, in addition to sampling of e-cigarettes at retail stores, at its Feb. 18 meeting. The ordinance also authorizes a study to det
Sun Newspapers (MN)
added Feb 28, 2014 23:08

[Asia, Asia-pacific] Cambodia bans smoking shisha and e-cigarettes

Cambodia has banned e-cigarettes and shisha pipes saying the increasingly popular products contain damaging levels of nicotine and are leading young people to take up smoking. The National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) ordered authorities to immed
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 27, 2014 19:03
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