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LETTER: BRODEUR: Asbestos and Cigarettes

Mr. Nocera makes light of a claimant’s assertion that she was subjected to asbestos exposure because she lived in a house with relatives who worked with asbestos, but numerous studies link household exposure (often called “bystander exposure”) with asbes
New York Times
added Dec 6, 2013 23:05
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[California] LETTER: Council members 'heroes' to us

Four members of Walnut City Council are heroes to us. My husband and I lived comfortably in Rossmoor until a smoker moved into the unit below us. Suddenly, our home, our clothing and our hair reeked of tobacco smoke.
Contra Costa (CA) Times
added Oct 24, 2013 03:04
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LETTER: BATES: Re: E-cigarettes and the marketing push that surprised everyone

It is hard to see why Martin McKee and WHO favour an approach that protects cigarettes and gifts the disruptive e-cigarette market to Big Tobacco.
British Medical Journal
added Oct 8, 2013 03:24
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Government needs to regulate vaping: #tellusatoday

We asked our followers on Twitter whether e-cigarettes should be regulated and, if so, how.
USA Today
added Sep 11, 2013 09:53
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[Italy, UK] LETTER: Regulation of e-cigarettes: the users' perspective

Our experience suggests that many former smokers who transitioned to an e-cigarette believe that the main goal for regulators should be to keep e-cigarettes available and acceptable as a cigarette replacement. Excessive and ill-conceived regulation will c
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 7, 2013 23:29
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[Massachusetts] LETTER: CHA should be commended for proposed smoking ban

“Cambridge Housing Authority looks to ban smoking in public housing,” ... CHA should be commended for taking action that is in line with a memo published by the U.S. Office of Housing and Urban Development in July 2009, which “strongly encouraged” pub
Wicked Local (MA)
added Sep 2, 2013 00:14
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[Canada] Letter: Terrasse smoking is hardly our worst health problem

fruits and vegetables contaminated by pesticides, and experience health-threatening stress levels at work. And we’re spending our time coming up with laws to eliminate smoking on an outdoor terrasse?
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:45
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[Canada] Letter: 'Evil smokers' want to use terrasses too

he has to appreciate that we smokers also have opinions which count and we enjoy a meal, pitcher of sangria, and a smoke and are entitled to the same.
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:42
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[Canada] Letter: Leave smokers alone

Supporters of the Nanny State should be careful what they wish for. “They” may be coming for you next!
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:41
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[Vermont] LETTER: How we can do more

Other hospitals and organizations across the state, including community coalitions and Support Services at Home, are working with property managers and tenants to ensure a successful transition to healthy, smoke-free living. To learn more, visit the Ameri
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Aug 20, 2013 05:38
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