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[USA] Letter: E-cigarettes not available in Canada

The tobacco lobbyists have ensured Canada is one of few places on earth where E-cigarettes are illegal. I ordered some from the States, but Customs seized and destroyed them. My family doctor (after an eight-year wait I finally have one) and cardiologis
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:43
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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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[Massachusetts] Letter: Government is hypocritical on tobacco laws, taxes

Until the state and federal agencies have the guts to make this so-called lethal and addictive product illegal (as they should), then they need to stop penalizing smokers for using it. Or smokers should be able to sue the government for fraud and negligen
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Aug 17, 2013 14:17
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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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Your Place: Smelling smoke from rowhouse next door

I recommend getting a heating and ventilation expert, who won't blame bricks, to find how the smell of smoke is coming through the walls, and save money on Band-Aid fixes ... even if the neighbor stopped smoking tomorrow, the odor is embedded in the wal
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Aug 17, 2013 14:28
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[Canada] Letter: Several good reasons to ban smoking on terrasses

Henry Aubin believes that the evidence for prohibiting smoking in “wide-open spaces ... is even thinner than on terrasses.” Not so. Science indicates that within 7 m (23 ft) of the source of second-hand smoke health is affected, especially among those wh
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 17, 2013 14:04
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[Canada] Letter: Terrasse smoking is hardly our worst health problem

Look around and you see crazy levels of obesity and fewer people (especially kids and young adults) exercising properly. Daily, we breath in car fumes, eat animal products laced with chemicals and fruits and vegetables contaminated by pesticides, and exp
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 16, 2013 20:02
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[Canada] Letter: Several good reasons to ban smoking on terrasses

If Montreal’s politicians show “skepticism” towards protecting the current and future health of non-smokers, smokers and children, as urged by Aubin, then surely they don’t deserve to be re-elected.
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 16, 2013 20:01
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[Australia] LETTER: Sovereign House ban on smoking not fair

In response to the article in The Courier, the Lewana clinic in Warrnambool, where Andrew Rowe was chief executive, today has a Designated Smoking Area (DSA). Some patients at Sovereign House at BHS are allowed out unsupervised, others with designated p
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Aug 16, 2013 02:18
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[California] LETTER: More needed to stop pot/tobacco smoking at race concerts

At last Friday’s race concerts, I watched several sheriff’s deputies stand in front of a group of smokers and do nothing. I guess they leave the no-smoking enforcement to the security hired by the fairgrounds. The security is far too sparse to be effec
Del Mar (CA) Times
added Aug 20, 2013 14:41
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