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[New York] New UB study sheds light on perceptions of e-cigs

Daily users of e-cigarettes see them as about as satisfying or even more satisfying, and less harmful, than cigarettes, according to the results of a small study from the University at Buffalo. The study of 105 U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard soldie
University of Buffalo
added Mar 5, 2017 01:23
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[Montana] Local veteran loses business, claims big tobacco is to blame

selling tobacco and tubes to customers who could either roll them at home or use machines in the building. The Department of Justice tells a different story, saying the operation makes him a manufacturer, something for which he isn't licensed. "Now as a
KULR - Ch. 8
added Jan 1, 2016 18:54
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Anti-smoking ads, particularly about tobacco effects on sex and evils of tobacco industry are effective with military recruits

"Testing antismoking messages for Air Force trainees" in Tobacco Control. We tested a vartiety of existing anto-smoking ads on Air Force recruits and found that ads featuring negative effects of tobacco on health and sexual performance coupled with re
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 12, 2015 16:32
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Rates Of Smoking Are Down, But Still High In The Military

an overall rate of 24 percent, even when controlling for education and income. This has prompted concern from military officials because of the clear and negative impact of smoking on health and performance, though the number is down from over 50 percent
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:00
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Tobacco Co. Owner Says Philip Morris Hid Military Ripoff ($$)

told a D.C. federal judge Tuesday that Philip Morris USA Inc. failed to publicly disclose the fact that it overcharged U.S. military exchanges for nearly 2 million cartons of Marlboro cigarettes. Anthony Oliver, owner of cigarette company Medallion Brand
Law360
added Jan 20, 2015 23:29
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[Korea - South] E-cigarettes present new problems for Korean military

After battery explosion injures soldier, charging of electronic cigarettes in living quarters is no longer allowed
Korea Times (kr)
added Jan 17, 2015 21:13
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AUDIO: The discount that links big tobacco to the military

defense department spends $1.6 billion a year on tobacco-related expenses, like treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Despite the numbers, members of the military get discounts on all kinds of products at military base stores, including tobacco
Marketplace (American Public Media)
added Oct 1, 2014 09:04
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[Denmark] Army recruit smokers humiliated by their superiors

If Danish army recruits want to smoke a cigarette, their commanders humiliate them while they do so, reports Metroexpress. Some have been told to climb trees or stand on one leg, while others have been forced to stand in a puddle or lie down with their
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 2, 2014 00:05
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[Florida] LETTER: "The smoking lamp" is lit

attempt to ban smoking was undertaken at Post 136 of The American Legion....as veterans, we can deal with a problem of too much smoke. We can extinguish the "smoking lamp" or light it as needed.... Stop by Post 136. And smoke 'em if ya got 'em. But know w
Pine Island (FL) Eagle
added Jun 18, 2014 12:01
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Russian soldier drives tank to get cigarettes in another town

In Kaliningrad, military man Arthur Vilgert was accused of causing more than 1.8 million rubles of damage to the Defense Ministry of Russia.
Pravda Online
added Dec 13, 2013 16:06
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