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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Raising the age for buying tobacco would curb smoking

largely ignored but far more widespread and deadly “gateway drug” for teens is tobacco, which remains legal for purchase by those 18 or older. Simply increasing the minimum age for purchase of tobacco to 21, as with the purchase of alcohol, would have eno
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Oct 14, 2014 14:03
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[New Jersey] LETTER: Christie's cop-out on smoking: Letter

New Jersey remains the only state that spends zero dollars on life-saving tobacco prevention and cessation programs; yet annual health care costs directly caused by smoking are around $4.6 billion. We are extremely disappointed in Gov. Christie’s decisio
Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added Sep 13, 2014 17:53
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LETTERS: Will CVS anti-tobacco move make a difference? Your Say

USA Today
added Sep 5, 2014 12:43
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[California] LETTER: Calistoga needs to update its smoking laws

there are no specifications to smoking in current the Calistoga Municipal Code for the exterior of eateries. So my main question is: "What is Calistoga waiting for?". Shouldn't residents and visitors alike have a pleasant dining experience devoid of seco
Napa Valley (CA) Register
added Sep 3, 2014 12:00
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Youth Tobacco Use and Electronic Cigarettes—Reply - Lauren M. Dutra, ScD1; Stanton A. Glantz, PhD2

While our analysis1 of the National Youth Tobacco Survey focused on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), we agree with Delnevo et al that e-cigarettes are not the only alternative nicotine product youth are using, either alone or with cigarettes. The Del
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Aug 8, 2014 08:40
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[Ohio] LETTER: Not enough is known about e-cigarettes

Accepting e-cigarettes as a social norm in public falsely justifies the safety of nicotine and is counterproductive to the recent strides in removing tobacco exposure from public areas across Ohio.
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jul 15, 2014 12:26
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[UK] LETTER: The smell of smoke spoils my dinner

smoke will drift out of the bars into the surrounding areas including the dining areas, and since I will undoubtedly be paying top prices for a meal I want to smell the food and not the stench of tobacco. My perfect hotel would ban smoking anywhere on the
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 11, 2014 20:17
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[UK] LETTER: Bring the curtain down on cigarettes in theatres

We do not expect to see real bullets used in shooting scenes, so why should we endure real smoke? After all, the latter causes more deaths than the former, albeit more slowly. With modern electronic cigarettes emitting pseudo-smoke, the use of real cigare
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 1, 2014 14:35
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LETTER: LOUAILLIER: Regulating E-Cigarettes

The F.D.A. must act now to regulate these devices as tobacco products — with strong marketing and flavoring restrictions — before a new generation is hooked for life on Big Tobacco’s deadly products.
New York Times
added Jun 23, 2014 21:22
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[Alabama] LETTER: Dictating to businesses

ludicrous that Kamela Aaron of the Etowah County Smoke Free Coalition thinks that by banning smoking in bars, it would increase business for these establishments....Public officials encouraging people to go to a bar to drink shows a real lack of rational
Gadsden (AL) Times
added Jun 20, 2014 04:43
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