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[Nevada] LETTER: Smoking claims cloud argument

Mike McGreer, featured in a Sept. 20 anti-smoking, full-page ad (Page 3-B), claimed in a Sept. 27 letter to the editor (Page 5-A) my argument against the Smoke-Free Mesquite drive is "insulting and misleading." He doesn't use published facts, but more he
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 6, 2012 15:07
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[Missouri, Nevada] Advocates Demand Smokefree Casinos for Workers

Public health advocates from across the U.S. are gathering in Kansas City this week draw attention to the recent death of Sheryl Wilkins, a longtime casino worker who died of throat cancer earlier this month. For three decades working as a dealer in the s
PR Newswire
added Aug 16, 2012 02:31
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New FDA regulations could damage Nevada’s vapor industry

As coordinator of the tobacco program at the Southern Nevada Health District, Maria Azzarelli mapped stores selling vapor products in Clark County. Of particular interest...was just how close vape shops were to “youth venues,” such as schools.
Las Vegas Sun
added Aug 29, 2016 14:03
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Nevada receives poor marks for Smoke-free air

Nevada received a grade of "C" on the report card in the category of smokefree air, due to its exemption that leave tens of thousands of Nevada's workers unprotected. The report comes as the United States marks the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon
Mesquite (NV) Citizen Journal
added Jan 24, 2014 15:41
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[Nevada] Hundreds of E-cigarette Users Convene in Las Vegas

nal Vapers Club announces Vegas Vapefest 2013 at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, an event to promote research and education for e-cigarette users while providing a venue for the latest products. Vapefest, the first annual e-cigarette convention, whic
PR Newswire
added Sep 13, 2013 17:47
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[Nevada] Achieva to introduce air-filtration system for casinos at Global Gaming Expo

The PurAPlay digital clean air system, which uses the company’s Smoke Away advanced-filtration technology...prevents the release of secondhand smoke by vacuuming it from the cigarette and the smoker, Tanner said. The air then passes through the filter, wi
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 27, 2016 15:17
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[Nevada] NATO Show’s Need-to-Know Numbers

The Good: 51,000 Now in its 15th year, NATO’s membership spans 51,000 locations across the United States ... consumers were spending 9 cents less on gas and 13 cents more on tobacco....data suggests 29% of c-store purchases a include tobacco product—b
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 21, 2016 19:52
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Nevada tax hike proposals upset smokers, 'vapers'

Smokers would pay more under Gov. Brian Sandoval’s proposal to increase cigarette taxes while those who get their nicotine fix from flavored concoctions inhaled through battery-powered devices could see new levies and restrictions on “vaping.” For the fi
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Feb 1, 2015 17:09
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[Nevada] Letter: More pharmacies should stop selling tobacco

In Nevada lung cancer is the leading cancer killer year over year, and 90 percent of those cases are the result of tobacco use. CVS Caremark’s historic decision to stop selling tobacco is a giant step in the right direction to creating a healthier, smok
Elko (NV) Daily Free Press
added Feb 12, 2014 12:43
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[Nevada] City Takes Aim At Smoking In Parks

(Las Vegas, NV) – Lighting up in a Las Vegas city park could soon be illegal.
KXNT (CBS) (Las Vegas, NV)
added Oct 7, 2012 12:29
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