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[Minnesota] Reader's View: Editorial misinformed readers about e-cigarettes

The News Tribune’s Sept. 8 editorial (Our view: “Obvious danger requires fair and responsible rules”) was not just a little opinionated, it was almost entirely factually incorrect. This letter would be too long if I pointed out every error, but I will hit
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 17, 2013 11:56
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Bob Suh: Tax other tobacco products same as cigarettes

Even though we have seen a decrease in cigarette smoking, we have seen an alarming increase in the use of Other Tobacco Products (OTPs) among youth. Examples of OTPs include chewing tobacco, little cigars, snus and snuff. These products do not fit under
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Sep 17, 2013 11:25
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PATT: E-cigarettes are not safe to smoke around babies

Q. My husband is a smoker and we are expecting our first baby in a few months. He is having a difficult time kicking the habit and has asked whether e-cigarettes are a safe alternative. Is second-hand smoke from an e-cigarette dangerous?
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added Sep 16, 2013 23:01
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[North Carolina] Ask SAM: The improper disposal of cigarette butts is littering

"The improper disposal of cigarette butts on public property or upon property of another without permission would be considered a violation of City Code," Lt. Christopher Lowder with the Winston-Salem Police Department said by email. Section 62-8 of the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 22, 2013 15:58
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[New York] LETTER: Tobacco messages harmful

Our kids deserve to walk to and from school without being subjected to messages from the tobacco industry. To learn how to get involved, visit: www.SeenEnoughTobacco.com or www.realitycheckofny.org.
Gloversville (NY) Leader-Herald
added Sep 18, 2013 03:20
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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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LETTER: Indiana's smoke-free law should include casinos

we cannot afford public prevarication. We owe it to casino employees and others involuntarily trapped in these environments to press for more legislative action as soon as possible.
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Sep 8, 2013 16:19
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[Minnesota] LETTER: Reader's view: Include e-cigs in city's tobacco-free policy

Not only do we not know what the e-cigarette user is inhaling, we don’t know what’s in the vapor being exhaled for everyone around to breathe. Since we don’t know what is in these products, I think it is dangerous and irresponsible to call them safe at th
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 8, 2013 11:15
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[New York] LETTER: BEALS: Get tobacco out of our pharmacies

Recent comments comparing me to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg as a “busy body” and a “nanny” are ridiculous. I am a doctor. For more than 30 years I have guided and advised my patients to live healthier, more productive lives. Today my responsib
New York Journal News
added Sep 3, 2013 02:57
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[UK] LETTERS: Re: Performance of English stop smoking services in first 10 years: analysis of service monitoring data

West has described the cessation services as the “jewel in the crown of the NHS” [7]. If services responsible for 4% of quitters are described like this, what superlatives are appropriate descriptions for the policy and advocacy factors which motivated 94
British Medical Journal
added Sep 3, 2013 02:34
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