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[Massachusetts] E-cigarettes should be used as last resort to quit

Electronic cigarettes present a conundrum for public health officials. On the one hand, they contain fewer — or perhaps even none — of the cancer-causing substances found in tobacco products “which presents an opportunity for harm reduction if smokers us
Boston (MA) Globe
added Sep 1, 2014 14:19
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[Massachusetts] Smokers challenge change in rules in Northbridge senior housing complex

A Whitinsville couple appeared in Worcester Housing Court Thursday to fight an eviction from the Linwood Mill senior affordable housing complex, claiming the property managers changed the rules to prohibit smoking after the longtime smokers moved in more
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Aug 29, 2014 14:03
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[Massachusetts] RAI to webcast CEO’s participation at Barclays Back-To-School Consumer Conference on Sept. 4 (PDF)

will host a webcast of business remarks by Chief Executive Officer and President Susan M. Cameron at the Barclays Back-To-School Consumer Conference in Boston on Thursday, Sept. 4 at approximately 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Aug 28, 2014 10:56
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[Massachusetts] Medway Board of Health passes tobacco, concussion regs

A series of tobacco regulations that include restricting the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21 years old will take effect next month. At Monday’s meeting, the Board of Health passed regulations that further restrict the sales of tobacco and nic
Milford (MA) Daily News
added Aug 27, 2014 21:38
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[Massachusetts] E-cigarettes and vape pens – sweet, cheap and hazardous

As school begins again in Worcester County, I want to remind parents in our area that the tobacco industry continues to produce new and varied nicotine delivery products, like e-cigarettes and vape pens that are sweet, cheap and easy for young people to
Leominster (MA) Champion
added Aug 27, 2014 18:52
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[Massachusetts] Philip Morris International Inc. to Host Webcast of Presentation at Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference

will host a live audio webcast of the company’s remarks and question-and-answer session by Jacek Olczak, Chief Financial Officer, at the Barclays Back-To-School Consumer Conference at www.pmi.com/webcasts on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at approximately
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Aug 27, 2014 17:40
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Silva: Should MLB Ban Smokeless Tobacco?

Curt Schilling can now lead efforts to get MLB to ban smokeless tobacco, but should it be up to the league to do so? Boston.com's Steve Silva joins CineSport's Noah Coslov for a discussion.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Aug 22, 2014 06:40
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[Massachusetts] SILVERMAN: Red Sox Beat: No more big league chew / Curt Schilling proves it’s time to snuff out problem

If only the players and Major League Baseball could see that they are dead wrong when it comes to how they rationalize and allow the use of smokeless tobacco rather than eliminating the addictive and cancer-causing substance.
Boston (MA) Herald
added Aug 21, 2014 21:38
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[Massachusetts] 'Chewing tobacco gave me cancer': baseball pitcher Curt Schilling blames 30 years of the 'addictive habit' for giving him mouth cancer

The 47-year-old told WEEI radio in Boston that he is in remission from mouth cancer. But he'll ‘go to his grave’ believing he got sick because he chewed smokeless tobacco for 30 years. Cancer: Pitcher Curt Schilling told how he was diagnosed with mouth c
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:22
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[Massachusetts] Farrell: Tobacco 'a norm in baseball culture'

"I don't want to call it a tradition, because it's not," Farrell said Wednesday afternoon. "But it's a norm in baseball culture." A number of Red Sox players are regular users, and former manager Terry Francona had a well-publicized struggle to break t
ESPN
added Aug 21, 2014 07:03
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