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[New Hampshire] House fire kills man, dog in Derry, NH; improper use of smoking materials to blame

The victim was identified on Friday as 48-year-old Michael Lacharite. Officials say the fire broke out in a couch due to the misuse of smoking materials near papers and rubbish.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 1, 2014 17:51
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[New Hampshire] CVS stores, including 41 in NH, to stop selling tobacco

Dan Fortin, president and CEO of Breathe New Hampshire, believes others retailers will one day do the same. "When you look at the health consequences of tobacco use, and examine the economic impact to all of us, organizations can no longer ignore the pro
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Feb 6, 2014 12:16
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[New Hampshire] Smoke shops' lawsuit vs. town dismissed

judge dismissed a lawsuit filed against the town by two smoke shops in Seabrook, which attempted to block a ordinance curbing the sale of synthetic marijuana from being enforced. William Walsh, owner of the Smoking Monkey and co-owner of Smokers City, fi
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Jan 31, 2014 14:53
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[New Hampshire] NH again graded 'F' for tobacco prevention

Grades released Jan. 22 detail progress on key tobacco control policies at the federal and state level, and show how New Hampshire's grades poorly reflect the strength of its laws in protecting citizens from the burden caused by tobacco use. The Granite
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Jan 26, 2014 06:49
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[New Hampshire] N.H. sees drop in youth tobacco sales

Tobacco sales to youth in NH dropped to 11.2 percent in 2013, down from 13.2 percent in 2012, according to recent compliance checks. Three hundred and twelve tobacco retailers were surveyed as part of the SYNAR compliance check program. SYNAR is a federa
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 8, 2014 07:04
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[New Hampshire] Tobacco sales to NH youth declined in 2013

The latest report shows tobacco sales to New Hampshire youth dropped from 13 percent in 2012 to 11 percent last year. The number had declined dramatically from 14 percent to under 9 percent from 2009 to 2010 and then increased.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 8, 2014 06:48
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[New Hampshire] The effects of nicotine on your developing baby

"There is no evidence that says nicotine replacement therapy used to get off of cigarettes puts women at a higher risk," Baselice said. "It does lower the blood levels of nicotine and the woman is not exposing the baby to the other carcinogens present in
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Dec 22, 2013 22:41
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[New Hampshire] Electronic cigarette safety clouded

Dr. Richard Hollister, a pulmonologist for CORE Physicians in Exeter. "They feel this is a safer option and we cannot tell them that it is. We don't know the answer to that because the data is just not there." Hollister said he is concerned about the way
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Dec 15, 2013 10:04
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[New Hampshire] Editorial: Missed Opportunity; Battle Against Tobacco Waits to Be Won

According to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, the state ranks 48th based on what percentage of the CDC-recommended amount it spends; the $125,000 budgeted for New Hampshire’s fiscal year 2014 budget is only 0.7 percent of the guideline. Vermont is doin
Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
added Dec 16, 2013 21:22
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[New Hampshire] Editorial: Missed Opportunity; Battle Against Tobacco Waits to Be Won

It comes as little surprise that New Hampshire is no model in this regard. Legislators have spent far more time figuring out how to maximize sales by calibrating the state tobacco tax to gain advantage over neighboring states than how to adequately fund
Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
added Dec 14, 2013 17:38
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