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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

[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

Smoke-Free Homes in Iowa

Tenants / Find a Smoke-Free Building Near You / Property Managers
Iowa Department of Public Health
added Apr 24, 2013 23:07

DIGEST: Iowa public health officials launch Smoke-Free Homes website

The state Department of Public Health has launched a new Smoke-Free Homes website to provide education and awareness of the benefits of living in environments free of second-hand smoke.
Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Apr 24, 2013 22:45
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[Iowa] HUINKER / MCCASLIN: Success stories in tobacco fight (Editor's Inbox)

Prairie Ridge Addiction Treatment Services, Kaplan University, the American Cancer Society, and the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health are just a few which offer cessation support and prevention resources. We encourage those looking to quit
Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Apr 23, 2013 13:17

Iowa receives annual tobacco settlement payment

Iowa's state treasury has received an annual payment from tobacco companies totaling more than $65 million.
Quad-City (IA) Times
added Apr 19, 2013 13:37

[Iowa] Tullys suing tobacco company [Telegraph-Herald (Dubuque, IA)]

The estate of former Dubuque mayor Thomas A. Tully filed a suit against Lorillard Tobacco Co. and 14 others for Tully, who died at the age of 69 in April 2010. The trial is set for Jan. 14, 2014, with an estimated length of two weeks. ... Besides Lorilla
added Apr 18, 2013 22:50
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Proposed tobacco tax increase welcomed by some Iowa City smokers

Some Iowa City smokers welcome a proposed increase in the federal tax on cigarettes provided the money goes to its current proposed destination. President Obama proposed a 94-cent increase in the federal cigarette tax as a part of his budget last week t
Daily Iowan (University of Iowa)
added Apr 18, 2013 16:29

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."
added Apr 18, 2013 11:05

[Iowa] FDA recommends modifications to labeling current over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy products (PDF)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recommended changes to the warnings and directions for use of over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products ... Niconovum USA, a subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI), markets Zonni
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Apr 16, 2013 01:55
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