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[UK] LETTER: Electronic cigarettes: we need evidence, not opinions

It is particularly unfortunate that McNeill and colleagues failed to address the conflict of interests in a paper which played such a prominent role in the headlines they generated, which now appear even greater than reported by The Lancet.6
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 4, 2015 12:40
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: When will discrimination vs. smokers stop? Now Wolf is piling on

Why would our governor want them to quit? It's a huge income for our state. I say again it's discrimination. A fair tax taxes everyone equally. My smoking friends are in their 80s. They have no thoughts of quitting since it hasn't killed them yet.
Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added May 2, 2015 17:02
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[Canada] Letter: POIET: Driving tobacco companies out of business won’t end smoking

a vocal minority seems to be more concerned with simply driving the tobacco industry out of business, assuming this will see an end to smoking around the world overnight. Imperial Tobacco Canada believes these critics should be careful what they wish fo
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added May 31, 2013 03:21
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[Japan] LETTER: Australia's declining smoking rate

Joseph Jaworski, in his April 21 letter, "Consequences of health planning," claims that the Australian public health campaign to reduce smoking and drinking has "resulted in an Australian public that is perhaps less heathy
Japan Times (jp)
added May 8, 2013 15:49
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[North Carolina] LETTER: Not a hoax

In 1999, we replaced the legacy crop of tobacco with vineyards at $10,000 per acre. However, the last 12 years have been the hottest ... So, we are throwing in the towel and removing the vineyards at great loss. The climate is changing to be more humid w
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2013 15:03
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[North Carolina] LETTER: Smoking ban violates the rights of smokers

By forcing smokers out of the public eye society is subtly implying that not only is smoking bad, but that those who smoke are bad people who need to hide this habit from the rest of us.
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Oct 10, 2012 04:39
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[New York] LETTER: We need to stop big tobacco from targeting Staten Island's youth

United Activities Unlimited is an agency dedicated to helping Staten Island youth grow responsible. UAU is joining with other youth-serving organizations to put an end to this deadly epidemic.
Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Sep 16, 2012 22:18
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LETTER: A New Tobacco Product

We have applied to the F.D.A. to market an innovative product ...We need to envision a world where less harmful alternatives, efficiently delivering satisfying levels of nicotine, are available for those adults who need or want them. The F.D.A.’s bold vi
New York Times
added Aug 7, 2017 18:55
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[Illinois] Hookahs are not harmless, in spite of what teens may think

Your teen may think that smoking a hookah is just something fun to do with his friends. Tell him about the health risks involved. Be sure to let him know that he and his friends could end up putting their health, even their lives, in danger if they con
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Nov 21, 2016 21:11
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LETTER: SAROKIN: A Judge’s View of Tobacco Lobby: ‘Money Over Morality’

I repeat what I said in my opinion 24 years ago..."Who are these persons who knowingly and secretly decide to put the buying public at risk solely for the purpose of making profits and who believe that illness and death of consumers is an appropriate cost
New York Times
added Sep 19, 2016 08:16
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