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[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Ban the import of tobacco!

I am writing with regard to "Smoking statistics in KSA" (Mar. 4). As a Muslim, I am disgusted that smoking, which is "haram" keeps on rising in Arab Muslim countries. It is most disgusting that women are smoking. Women who smoke affect their unborn child
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:07
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[New York] LETTER: FEINBERG: CVS vs. Tobacco

With more than 700 drugstores in New York City selling tobacco products, including many large chain drugstores, CVS Caremark now stands apart by placing people’s health over tobacco profits. We hope that other drugstores follow its lead and join the fig
New York Times
added Feb 7, 2014 16:41
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[Missouri] LETTER: Tobacco companies need no more favors

I feel we should all call Rep. Emanuel Cleaver’s Independence office at 816-883-4545 and urge him to oppose this action.
Independence (MO) Examiner
added Jan 15, 2014 09:23
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[Washington] Smoking-cessation drug triggers violent reaction

That night he finally saw what the drug was doing to him, and he broke down and cried. He quit taking it the next day. His kidneys returned to normal within a week, and everything is back to normal. Never again will I take that drug. I almost lost the m
Seattle (WA) Times
added Sep 22, 2013 12:43
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[Jamaica] LETTER: Tear down that tobacco billboard

Last week, the world celebrated World No Tobacco Day. We did so at the Smokefree Action Coalition in Spanish Town where we have the first smoke-free square in the Caribbean. Two days later, Carreras erected a large billboard.
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jun 14, 2013 18:58
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[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Smoking ban

This is in response to the story “19 clinics shut down in Riyadh.” The government should also strictly ban people from smoking around the medical facilities and near pharmacies as it is a serious health hazard. This is what happens during prayer times.
Arab News (sa)
added Mar 16, 2013 12:43
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[Missouri] LETTER: County Council should consider 'over 21' rule on smoking ban

The playing field would then be level. Every establishment of every type would have a choice: Allow smoking or allow minors. Pick one. What could be more simple, commonsensical and fair?
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Feb 1, 2013 02:10
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LETTER: Cigarettes, unsafe at any number

A comment in the article suggests the need to determine a relationship between the number of cigarettes smoked daily and the extent of disease that results. . . . To parse the degree of damage by number of tobacco units may seem to imply that there migh
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 28, 2013 23:00
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[Colorado] LETTER: SHARPE: Marijuana use could take path of tobacco in U.S. if legal

In her Oct. 22 op-ed, Dawn Nannini makes the common mistake of assuming that marijuana prohibition deters use. . . . Thanks to honest public education, legal tobacco use has declined considerably, without any need to criminalize smokers or imprison toba
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Oct 29, 2012 12:23
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LETTER: The FDA’s new plans could just switch one form of nicotine addiction with another

As a physician who treats patients devastated by tobacco-caused lung disease, I was concerned ... Mr. Gottlieb appears willing to risk future generations of young people to nicotine addiction by granting Big Tobacco free rein to hook children on e-cigare
Washington Post
added Aug 10, 2017 03:50
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