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[Nevada] LETTER: Defend your beliefs

I once had the daring of youth to circulate a petition throughout the store requesting there be no smoking on the sales floor....this was in the 1970s...there are countless people I’ve never met who have benefited... Fare-thee-well, Sears. My efforts wer
Boulder City (NV) Review
added Dec 1, 2018 16:13

[District of Columbia] LETTER: The cigarette tax burns the District’s mom-and-pop convenience stores

of course, a $2-per-pack cigarette tax in the District will drive smokers to other locations or the black market. And when they go into a store for cheaper cigarettes, they also buy other items, such as milk, bread, sodas, candy or beer. All of this hurts
Washington Post
added Dec 6, 2018 18:44

[California] As Camp Fire raged, driver tosses cigarette butts out his window: Roadshow

a guy in a Chevy Tahoe in front of us tossed a lit cigarette out the w A: Some people are that stupid. But what you did was the right thing. Let officials know what you witnessed. Hopefully, he’ll get the message. Keep your stinkin’ butts in your ashtray.
added Dec 6, 2018 19:37
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letters Keep Children Away From E-Cigarettes Readers urge the Food and Drug Administration to act more decisively.

The agency’s most serious moves focus on banning menthol cigarettes; that is very important, but not at all relevant to the problem of nicotine-addicted children who are “Juuling” without realizing that they are ingesting not only nicotine, which changes
New York Times
added Dec 7, 2018 04:03

[New York] Letters: Nov. 22, 2018: Smoking in movies

the North Country still doubles the state average...Each year, youth from Reality Check host an event at Cumberland 12 Cinemas to help educate and engage people on how the film industry can change... Thank you, senators, for having the courage to challeng
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Nov 23, 2018 20:33
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[Alabama] LETTER: Kudos for Sheffield Council's actions

On behalf of the American Lung Association, I applaud the decision of the Sheffield City Council members to adopt a new ordinance that will prohibit smoking in public places including workplaces, restaurants and bars. Alabama received an “F” in smoke-fr
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Nov 22, 2018 13:12

A Letter Cautioning the FDA Against Recent Over Reactions to Teen Vaping

Following the FDA’s recent actions in relation to e-liquid flavours and teen vaping, Iowa’s Attorney General Miller, together with several public health experts, sent a letter to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, pointing out the dangers in exaggerating t
Vaping Post (ch)
added Nov 21, 2018 14:53

Big news - 2019 has been designated as the Year of Cessation!

Dear Colleagues...At last week’s National Partners’ Meeting in Atlanta (hosted by CDC/OSH on November 7-8), Dr. Corinne Graffunder, director of OSH, announced a plan to designate 2019 as the Year of Cessation! This is a very exciting opportunity for thos
North American Quitline Consortium
added Nov 20, 2018 18:38

LETTER: Big Tobacco admits its deadly toll-and Rhode Island ready to combat it

This month, tobacco companies will be required to start telling their consumers the truth directly on their cigarette packs. They are being compelled, by court order, to attach notes onto cigarette packages that acknowledge the deadly hazards of using th
Beacon Communications (Warwick, RI)
added Nov 16, 2018 02:24

It’s tough to get rid of cigarette smells, but an ozone treatment can do it

Q: I live in a second-floor condo unit. The woman who lived below me for around 10 years was a heavy smoker. I had a cigarette smell in my unit constantly, and although she moved away nearly 20 years ago, I can still smell it. It's worse in my closets,
Washington Post
added Dec 6, 2018 18:59
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