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[Iowa] Is there such a thing as a safe cigarette?

seems logical to think that taking out the harmful parts of smoking a cigarette would make it safer. Lee County Health Department Prevention and Wellness Coordinator Emily Carrick couldn’t confirm that was the case — but at this point, the medical field
Fort Madison (IA) Daily Democrat
added Jun 27, 2013 10:46
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[Iowa, New York] Can stricter laws stop teen smoking?

You might expect that such a law would get strong reviews from local health officials, but they admit to mixed feelings about this approach to cutting smoking. "We already have a 21 age limit for alcohol, and it isn't stopping young people from drinking
Storm Lake (IA) Pilot Tribune
added May 2, 2013 16:58
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Iowa State Senator Says You've Been 'Bamboozled' Into Accepting Homosexuality - Johnston, IA Patch

"Health risks" from homosexuality are equivalent to those of second-hand smoke, said Sen. Dennis Guth, R-Klemme. Critics blasted the comments as "offensive," "disgusting" and "ignorant."
Patch.org
added Apr 18, 2013 11:05
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[Iowa] Can't quit smoking? Study: Genetics may hold key to success

Now, smokers from western Iowa and eastern Nebraska are taking part in a study to determine how genetics may impact their ability to kick the habit.
Radio Iowa
added Dec 31, 2012 09:30
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Iowa City Store Owner Accused of Selling Tobacco Without a License

The owner of Iowa City-based Alsafa Market is facing criminal charges after police discovered he’s been selling tobacco products without a license. Iowa City officers discovered the violation during their standard tobacco compliance checks on Dec. 19, ac
KCRG-TV9 ABC (Cedar Rapids, IA)
added Dec 29, 2012 12:50
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[Iowa] Cigarette price wars & Illinois tax hike eat into Casey's profits

A four percent dip in cigarette sales led to lower profits for Casey's General Stores in the last quarter. Casey's operates in Iowa and 10 other states, including Illinois where lawmakers just raised the cigarette tax. Bill Walljasper, the convenience st
Radio Iowa
added Dec 11, 2012 18:54
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Iowa smoking ban not as dire as predicted

Sales up at restaurants, taverns
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Jul 1, 2012 18:53
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[Iowa] Lee County Health Department, state funding work on area tobacco prevention

Daily Gate City (Keokuk, IA)
added May 8, 2012 16:21
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EDITORIAL: Why not make all Iowa casinos smoke-free?

it makes sense that we have smoke-free casinos. But if state officials are really concerned about the health of citizens — beyond any healthy state designation — it makes far more sense to have all casinos smoke-free, not just one.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Oct 28, 2015 16:44
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[Iowa, Nebraska] Point-Counterpoint: Should smoking be banned everywhere?

Smoking was banned in public places in 2008 in Iowa and Nebraska with a few exceptions — mainly casinos. Should smoking be banned everywhere? Online editor Leeanna Ellis and news clerk Emily Nield light up the debate in this week’s “Point-Counterpoint.”
Washington County (NE) Enterprise and Pilot Tribune
added Oct 9, 2015 17:55
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