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[Montana] LETTER: Support clean indoor air rule

On June 21, the city-county board of health will hear public testimony to consider expanding our smoke-free law to forbid e-cigarette...We cannot let Big Tobacco reverse this progress with e-cigarettes. Everyone deserves the right to breathe healthy, cle
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23
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Fact Check: Do e-cigarettes cause incurable disease

So while it’s still unclear whether e-cigarettes cause popcorn lung and whether they’re effective tools for quitting smoking, what is certain is that they aren’t harmless — especially to children and teens.
Florida Times-Union
added Jun 19, 2017 20:23
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Dear Abby: Fetish drives man to badger his wife into smoking again

Jeremy has an obsession/fetish with women smoking cigarettes....Give in and start up with this horrible habit again to satisfy my husband? / Do not give in. Do not risk cancer or lung disease to please him.
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 19, 2017 14:30
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[Asia, Pakistan] LETTER: Tax on tobacco

The introduction of third-tier federal excise duty (FED) on cigarettes – which will result in a 50 percent reduction in tax on tobacco products – is likely to increase their consumption in the country. According to a report, Pakistanis smoke over 65 bill
The News (pk)
added Jun 19, 2017 04:32
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[UK] Letter from experts in tobacco science and policy regarding the European Union snus prohibition

we write to draw your attention to one of the worst examples of EU regulation ever made. This is the ban on oral tobacco, known as “snus”, as implemented in the revised Tobacco Products Directive, 2014/40/EU. This measure harms the health of EU citizens,
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Jun 14, 2017 17:49
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[UK] LETTER: ASH says retailers not need fear a smokeless future

tobacco makes up less than 8.5% of weekly profit, four out of five transactions don’t involve tobacco, and profit margins on non-tobacco products are much higher. If customers don’t smoke they have more money to spend on products better for their health a
The Grocer (uk)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:26
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[New York] Letter to the editor: Let’s clear the air of cigarette smoke

I often go to the library with my mother, and more often than not we walk through clouds of smoke. ... Editor’s note: Throughout the year, advocacy has been emphasized with various activities and projects by students in David Morse’s 10th-grade health cla
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 11, 2017 06:25
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[Wisconsin] Letter: Anti-smoking efforts should target Hmong, Lao

Many of the Hmong and Lao do not know smoking is dangerous to their heath and now many have become victims of cancer. The Hmong and Lao are vulnerable to the high risks of smoking and secondhand smoking. The vulnerability includes the lack of higher educ
Appleton (WI) Post-Crescent
added Jun 7, 2017 01:38
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smoking versus vaping: which one is more harmful?

A: When it comes to the debate of smoking versus vaping, the one that wins is often just the lesser of two evils. Vaping involves the inhalation of vapourized e-cigarette liquid which consists of water, nicotine, a base of propylene glycol or vegetable
AsiaOne (sg)
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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[Montana] LETTER: FERN: Taxing Tobacco

I too was hammered by e-mails mainly from users of vape products. Many said that they would have to go back to smoking if such a tax was implemented. I think the Big Tobacco/vaping industry orientation might have fallen short on logic to some of their st
Flathead Beacon (Kalispell, MT)
added May 30, 2017 21:20
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