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[New Hampshire] Health ministry proposes anti-smoking law for public places

Once passed, the bill will imposed a ban on smoking in places such as auditoriums, health institutes, amusement centres, restaurants, public offices, court buildings as well as cinema, conference and seminar halls. The governor and chief minister has alr
New Hampshire Voice
added Jun 7, 2016 15:30
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[New Hampshire] Hassan vetoes bill making changes to tobacco tax laws

has vetoed a bill that would have made technical changes to tobacco tax laws, saying it exempts low-priced cigars from taxes. Hassan says the bill expands the definition of “premium cigar” to include those that wholesale for less than $2.
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2016 23:53
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[New Hampshire] Hassan vetoes bill making changes to tobacco tax laws

In her veto message Friday, Hassan says as a matter of public health and fairness, she's proposed equal treatment for tobacco products during the last two budget cycles. But she says the bill moves in the opposite direction for cigars.
AP - Associated Press
added May 6, 2016 18:58
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[Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont] Well Water a Suspected Cause of Bladder Cancer in New England

"But we should emphasize that smoking remains the most common and strongest risk factor for bladder cancer, and therefore smoking cessation is the best method for reducing bladder cancer risk."
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 3, 2016 16:07
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[New Hampshire] E-cigarette explodes in Keene restaurant

Diners at a downtown Keene restaurant Easter Sunday got a scare when an e-cigarette exploded. "We thought a bomb went off ... that's how loud it was," said Timoleon's Restaurant owner Timoleon "Lindy" Chakalos. About 1 p.m., a Timoleon's customer sittin
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Mar 29, 2016 23:18
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[New Hampshire] Tobacco use down, vaping up

The 2015 New Hampshire Youth Risk Behavior Survey released last month showed the use of electronic cigarettes among state teens has exceeded the use of any other substance.The 2015 New Hampshire Youth Risk Behavior Survey released last month showed the u
Foster's Democrat
added Mar 8, 2016 04:46
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[China, New Hampshire] VIDEO: Moltonborough man sues maker, vendor of faulty e-cigarette

McGrath Law Firm of Concord filed a lawsuit against Shenzen Kanger Technology Co., the Chinese company that made the cigarette, and Smokers Haven in Laconia, where Gilson bought the device. “The public needs to be aware about the possible dangers involve
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Feb 12, 2016 21:35
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[New Hampshire] Dover council bans e-cigarettes

City Council on Wednesday night voted unanimously to ban the use of electronic cigarettes where regular cigarettes are already banned on city property. This includes on school grounds and on city athletic fields.
Foster's Democrat
added Feb 11, 2016 20:04
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[Asia, China, New Hampshire] Lung Cancer Taking Toll on Chinese due to air pollution and smoking

Lung Cancer has emerged as the most common cancer in China as the country faces on an average 7,500 deaths per day due to cancer. As per a new report, 2.8 million people died in China in 2015 due to cancer. During 2015, 4.3 million new cancer cases were
New Hampshire Voice
added Feb 3, 2016 15:19
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Rubio's first New Hampshire stop: cheers, cigars and a Sanders supporter denied

One customer presented Rubio with some cigars. Rubio responded playfully: “Let's hide them, guys. I used to smoke a little cigar here and there. Now it’s just hard to do. I don’t want the kids to see...Maybe we’ll save them for Tuesday night,”
Washington Post
added Feb 3, 2016 00:55
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