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STYLE When Hollywood Ageism Hits Close to Home Social Q’s

As for dinner, why not be gently direct? It won’t come as a huge shock to a smoker in 2018 to learn that some people find their habit a drag. Say, “I love you, May, but I can’t take your secondhand smoke. If you’re willing to take your ciggie breaks in t
New York Times
added Jan 25, 2018 20:58
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[New Jersey] Letter: Put the brakes on legalizing marijuana

No one speaks about second-hand smoke and marijuana. What new laws will need to be enacted to keep New Jersey’s air clean from marijuana smoke? Where is the public outcry on this critical issue?
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 19, 2018 09:22
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[California] LETTER: Pacific Palisades Heard About Town: Second-Hand Smoke

I walk to the front of my house, go outside, and sure enough I see kids smoking pot on the bluff. It permeates the entire neighborhood. What can I do? I am breathing in their secondhand smoke! And I’m worried about the fire danger of smoking near the blu
Palisades (CA) News
added Jan 20, 2018 16:52
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[Asia, Bangladesh] EDITORIAL: Smoking kills everyone

Smoking in public is banned in Bangladesh and people caught smoking in public have to pay a fine. Despite this, people continue to smoke in public....Does tar in cigarettes have worse implications on female lungs than male ones? Does the smoke coming out
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:01
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Response: Re: Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation

Re: Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation: 1: “. . . the limited evidence available suggests e-cigarettes containing nicotine may help people stop smoking” This is a speculative, optimistic interpretation of the scant available evidence. They corr
British Medical Journal
added Jan 24, 2018 16:21
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[UK] Ask the pharmacist: My teenager has started smoking - is he too young for nicotine replacement therapy?

The longer you smoke, the greater the damage to your health, so clearly, it's important your son gives up as soon as he can. Nicotine replacement patches, gum, strips and lozenges can be used from the age of 12. They're normally taken for three months.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 15:58
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[Asia-pacific] LETTER: Educate foreigners on Singapore's no-smoking rules

I have lived in two private condominiums in the past two years and have encountered four instances... Clear guidelines on Singapore's no-smoking laws should be issued when new visas and passports are issued to foreign employees and new immigrants, so the
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 14, 2018 20:54
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[Washington] Letter: Apartments need to rethink rules on pot

Cannabis also does not have carcinogenic factors or cause deaths to first- or second-hand smokers...Apartments should draft policies in compliance with the law and make smoking pot in your apartment alright now that legalization has taken effect.
Tri-City (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2018 15:42
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[Missouri] LETTER: Taxes on unhealthy products pay for their true price

I think George Will has it wrong about tobacco taxes in his column "We don’t need government to remind us that smoking kills"... I am still mad at Missouri for our low cigarette tax, which encourages young people to start smoking by making them affordabl
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jan 4, 2018 07:26
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[Asia-pacific, Hong Kong] LETTER: Billions in tax lost to illegal tobacco gangs

we believe at most a moderate and consistent excise increase in line with inflation is the most ­effective approach to balance the government’s ­tobacco control objectives with the fight against organised crime. Members of Hong Kong United Against Illici
South China Morning Post
added Jan 12, 2018 04:01
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