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[Wyoming] LETTER: Put the smoking ban back in place

Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 23, 2013 15:10
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[Georgia] LETTER: Stop the smoke

I lost 25 percent of my lung capacity from secondhand smoke exposure working in bars and restaurants while I was in college. Many college students work in these ... I urge city leaders to make our city’s bars smoke-free to give everyone a chance at havi
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jun 23, 2013 11:38
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[Malta] LETTER: Smell of cigarettes at health centre

at the Well Baby Clinic of the Rabat health centre. With us there were another eight parents and their babies. As soon as we entered the building, the heavy smell of cigarette smoke was evident. When I entered the lift, the smell was so strong that my so
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jun 21, 2013 12:50
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[California] LETTER: Policing smoking offenders

Each time you observe people smoking where it is prohibited, send an email to Armine Jimenez at ArJimenez@ci.glendale.ca.us. Include the name of the business and its address, along with the details of your observation. This will allow the city to take ac
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jun 21, 2013 05:30
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[Louisiana] Letter: Tobacco taxes do work

research shows that every 10 percent price increase reduces youth smoking rates by 6.5 percent and overall smoking consumption by 4 percent. Young’s point concerning cigar smoking is still well taken. Many people don’t know that cigars are addictive, har
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 20, 2013 19:24
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LETTER: Factors for Dental Checkups

An individual’s susceptibility to oral decay is largely influenced by personal habits such as smoking, medications that dry the mouth, or even how well you brush and floss your teeth. All of those factors influence how frequently you need to see your dent
New York Times
added Jun 19, 2013 02:39
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[Canada] LETTER: Corner stores must wean themselves off tobacco

As a society we've come a long way in our efforts to reduce the harmful impact of tobacco use, specifically cigarette smoking. Tobacco use rates in Ontario and here in the city of Hamilton are declining. Manufacturing more tobacco products, making these
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jun 17, 2013 12:05
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Patriot-News editorial should have embraced entire smoke-free proposal

The editorial left me questioning why lawmakers would think only some, but not all, workers should be protected from the dangers of secondhand smoke. Research shows that people who work in private clubs, hotels and residential facilities are at equal risk
Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Jun 16, 2013 13:03
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[New York] Letter: Rein in tobacco's targeting of kids

tobacco companies should have to abide by a set of laws that does not make children as vulnerable. Signs placed higher, limited use in television and TV of a certain rating and an ad campaign that does not shadow over all of the risks and dangers of tobac
The Saratogian (Saratoga Springs, NY)
added Jun 16, 2013 12:05
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[California] LETTER: Najarian sends city up in smoke

Glendale a smoke-free city? What a joke! Everywhere I look in Glendale people are smoking. On the street, in front of the market, in their cars, at the Americana -- everywhere. Don't even get me started on all the cigarette trash and butts that litter ou
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jun 15, 2013 16:44
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