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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Teach teens to say no to smoking

The best way to stop them is to educate the younger generation on the dangers of smoking. It is equally important to progressively dismantle the environment that encourages smoking and other addictive socialising activities.
The Star (my)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:28
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Smuggled cigarettes pose greater risks to health

At the same time, the government needs also to come out with a plan to deal with the outcome of their proposed plan. This is because, any drastic increase of the cigarette price will ultimately give rise to another problem, namely the high demand for ill
The Star (my)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:28
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[Canada] Ask Amy: Boss in small office feels smoked-out

one employee admitted that she took great pains not to smell of cigarettes prior to her interview..../ If you are contractually able to, you should ban smoke breaks. This will cut way down on the impact to you (though they can still smoke before work and
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Apr 1, 2017 22:05
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Back rules up with tough enforcement

THE latest government proposal to increase the age limit for buying cigarettes from 18 to 21 years old should be seen as a positive step in our country’s continuous effort to clamp down on underage smokers as well as to stop our youngsters from becoming
The Star (my)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:17
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[Minnesota] Letter: Senjem 'carrying water' for tobacco industry

our state senator, Dave Senjem, is again carrying the water for the tobacco industry. Sen. Senjem is the sponsor of two bills in the Minnesota Senate which, if passed, will take us in the opposite and wrong direction. Senate File 1051 would completely e
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Mar 29, 2017 20:43
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[Oregon] Letters to the editor

the Blue Zones Project is helping the community develop best practices around different types of health interventions — including tobacco policy. What are the costs in dollars and in smoking-related diseases? Tobacco use in Klamath County is higher tha
Klamath Falls (OR) Herald & News
added Mar 29, 2017 18:29
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[Montana] LETTER: Thoughts on Shariah law, tobacco taxes, DST: Response to tobacco tax letter

A letter from Keri Yoder in the March 23 Tribune, supporting a $1.50 per pack increase...her claim is concocted and bogus. Its only possible purpose is to demonize tobacco users and excuse a wallet raid at their expense. If there is anyone that needs to
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Mar 29, 2017 10:08
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: From The Star's Mailbag: Celebrate Black History Month by reducing tobacco disparities

One additional inequity often overlooked that continues to this day is the burden that tobacco places on the African-American community...Join the Tobacco-Free Columbia Dane County Coalition (TFCDC), like I did, to help in the effort. Visit www.tfcdc.com
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Mar 28, 2017 03:53
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LETTER: The Smell of Old Books

The effort by Columbia University and the Morgan Library & Museum to record scents in old books and associated objects is a worthy project....A dictionary owned by Mark Twain still had a distinct aroma of tobacco in its pages. Twain, of course, was an in
New York Times
added Mar 28, 2017 00:16
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[Minnesota] Condo owners complain about secondhand smoke

Unless there was a state law that prohibits outdoor smoking in residential communities or unless the association’s governing documents designate smoking or non-smoking buildings or floors, I would think that you would have a difficult legal battle.
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Mar 27, 2017 04:36
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