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E-cigarettes burst into flames, scorching Michigan men

Injuries like Becker's are becoming more common, said Karla Klas, managing director for injury prevention and community outreach at the Trauma Burn Center at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. The batteries can explode with enough force to knock o
USA Today
added Apr 20, 2017 14:41
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[Michigan] VIDEO: E-cigarette users getting burned by exploding batteries

Klas made a presentation on the topic at the American Burn Association's annual conference last month in Boston. While she hasn't heard of any deaths caused by exploding e-cigarettes, an informal poll of representatives from about 20 burn centers around
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Apr 3, 2017 17:09
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[Michigan] Community members asking for smoking ban in downtown Eaton Rapids

Braatz owns an ice cream shop on Main St. in Eaton Rapids. He is a big part of the conversation to ban smoking in downtown. He started that conversation after he saw a 4-year-old have an asthma attack from second hand smoke. "To see an asthmatic child g
WSYM-TV FOX 47 (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:01
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[Michigan] Community members asking for smoking ban in downtown Eaton Rapids

Braatz owns an ice cream shop on Main St. in Eaton Rapids. He is a big part of the conversation to ban smoking in downtown. He started that conversation after he saw a 4-year-old have an asthma attack from second hand smoke. "To see an asthmatic child g
WILX-TV NBC 10 (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 28, 2017 03:53
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[Michigan] SCHNEIDER: A smoke-free environment loved by bar, casino customers

it’s becoming easier for me to understand why my mother, a prodigious participant in video poker, fled to the smoke-free casino in Windsor in her later years. That’s an an inconvenient trip from Lansing. And crossing the borders these days can be a hassl
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 21:42
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[Michigan] Effects of smoking more widespread than just lung cancer

Oncologist Michael J. Kraut led a tobacco prevention lecture on March 16 in the Oakland Center, where a former smoker shared her experience with an ongoing seven-year battle against cancer. Kraut discussed the causes and effects of tobacco use, starting
Oakland Post (Oakland University, Rochester, MI)
added Mar 22, 2017 16:54
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[Michigan] Smokers are feeling the heat not from law enforcement, but their peers

a tobacco-free campus beginning in August of 2016. Since then, it’s not the potential of a ticket that has smokers on edge –– it’s the disapproval from stares and comments made by their fellow peers.
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Mar 22, 2017 00:29
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[Michigan] “Kick Butts Day” focuses on tobacco industry

Today is “National Kick Butts Day”. Besides having a colorful name the day is dedicated to encouraging activism against the tobacco industry and nicotine addiction in the United States.
WLNS 6 News (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 15, 2017 14:36
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Michigan Kids to 'Kick Butts' on March 15

Kids in Michigan will unite against tobacco use on March 15 as they join thousands of young people nationwide to mark Kick Butts Day. More than 1,000 events are planned across the United States and around the world for this annual day of youth activism, s
PR Newswire
added Mar 10, 2017 23:38
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[Michigan] Local efforts to expand tobacco 21 continue

Since Genesee County became the first county in the state requiring those purchasing tobacco product to be at least 21 years old, efforts to extend that legislation have been strong. “Smoking is the number one preventable cause of death in the U.S.,” sai
Burton (MI) View
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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