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[New York] NELSON: Reject Legalization Of Marijuana

marijuana smoke contains ammonia levels 20 times higher than in tobacco smoke. Other toxins include hydrogen cyanide, nitric oxide, and certain aromatic amines at levels 3-5 times higher in marijuana smoke than in tobacco smoke. Einach’s proposal for lega
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Sep 30, 2018 20:34
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LETTER: UNICEF Rebuttal to Claims Made in “The Tobacco Industry and Children’s Rights” Article

The article “The Tobacco Industry and Children’s Rights,” authored by van der Eijk et al,1 contains serious inaccuracies and misrepresentations of both past engagement of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) with the tobacco industry and UNICEF’s
Pediatrics
added Sep 28, 2018 16:09
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Is nicotine the most addictive drug?

Chris Price, Familiar with health issues connected with smoking cessation and the THR route. Updated 48m ago Pure nicotine is not dependence forming. There is zero evidence for it. None of the many clinical trials in which nicotine is administered to nev
Quora
added Sep 28, 2018 15:59
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: No effective recourse from neighbours' second-hand cigarette smoke

Just as a wife who is bashed daily by her abusive husband needs protection from domestic violence before she succumbs to long-term physical injury, non-smokers need protection and a way out from their neighbours who smoke.
TODAYonline (sg)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:45
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Non-smokers will live longer with smoking ban on alfresco eateries

our support for the announcement by Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye of the ministry’s move to gazette alfresco restaurants as no-smoking...THIS LETTER IS SIGNED BY 30 MALAYSIAN MEDICAL ORGANISATIONS
New Straits Times (my)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:46
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Consider rule to ban smoking in one's apartment

I am a Housing Board flat resident who suffers from the effects of second-hand smoke from inconsiderate neighbours living below. Numerous attempts to resolve the problem have failed.
Straits Times (sg)
added Sep 12, 2018 00:53
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[Georgia] WALLACE: Teacher responds poorly to late student

You keep harping about the evils of smoking...Isn’t it a fact that a person who has never smoked even one cigarette and never breathed one puff of secondhand smoke could still die from lung cancer?...Yes, it is true that it’s possible for a person who has
Brunswick (GA) News (goldenisles.news)
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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[Switzerland, UK] Letter to WHO's DG against prohibition and for risk-proportionate regulation

We’ve sent a letter to WHO and the FCTC secretariat in advance of FCTC COP-8 (1-6 October, Geneva) – protesting about WHO’s inclination towards prohibition and excessive regulation of alternative nicotine delivery systems (ANDS). For background, see pap
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Oct 2, 2018 18:36
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[Indiana] LETTER: Stronger smoking ordinance good

With all the talk about Portage considering a stronger smoking ordinance I’d like to point out exactly how much it costs the taxpayers to fund the health care of tobacco users. Indiana spends $2.2 billion on health care associated with tobacco use each y
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Sep 3, 2018 15:06
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[New York] Letters: Aug. 30, 2018: Backs Tobacco 21

On Monday, Sept. 4, Essex County Legislature will vote on a very important measure: Tobacco 21. I urge them to pass this law... I urge the Essex County Board of Supervisors to stand up for the health of our youth and pass similar legislation. The tobac
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Aug 31, 2018 11:26
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