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[New York] VIDEO: The PBS NewsHour: Why these anti-smoking TV ads are working

Five years ago, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention launched the first federal education campaign against smoking. That includes an ad campaign called “Tips From Former Smokers.”.. Jeffrey Brown spoke with CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden about
WNYC Radio
added Feb 15, 2016 15:59
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[New York] Smoking to be banned in BMHA apartments

Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority residents, employees and visitors would have to go outside for a smoke under a proposal set to go into effect in July. The BMHA Thursday unveiled a no-smoking policy that, authority officials said, follows the recomme
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 22, 2016 02:59

[New York] U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for January 21: NYC Bans Women Smoking

the more things change, the more they resemble 1908. On this date that year, the New York City council passed an ordinance that made it illegal for women to smoke in public places. The ordinance was the result of a campaign by the National Anti-Cigarette
PR Newswire
added Jan 21, 2016 20:06

New York Today: Making It Official

On this day, in 1908...City Council passed the Sullivan Ordinance, which...made it illegal for anyone managing or owning “a public place” allow women to smoke...vetoed two weeks later by Mayor woman did get arrested...Katie Mulcahey.
New York Times
added Jan 21, 2016 15:38
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[New York] VIDEO: BMHA moves to ban smoking, including in all apartments

[Buffalo Municipal Housing] is planning a soft rollout of the policy on July 1. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is expected to require smoke-free public housing across America. Barring setbacks, the rule will go into effect in ear
added Jan 22, 2016 03:01

[New York] Letter: MILLMAN: Nassau should raise cigarette sales age

“Hawaii raises smoking age to 2l” [News, Jan. 1], should serve as a wake-up call to legislators who have prevented Nassau County from enacting this important health measure already in effect for some time in Suffolk County and New York City.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 21, 2016 16:39

[New York] EDITORIAL: Sin tax rationale goes up in smoke

skyrocketing cigarette smuggling, which now accounts for 58 percent of the market in New York, the highest rate in the nation, according to the Mackinac Center...should be fair and broad, not targeted at certain politically unpopular people and industries
Rome (NY) Daily Sentinel
added Jan 20, 2016 22:56

[New York] Limiting e-cigarette flavors may benefit public health

Flavor variety is an important component in young smokers’ decisions to switch to e-cigarettes, new research from Weill Cornell Medicine indicates. The investigators say their findings provide critical insight into what attracts teens to the products and
Cornell Chronicle
added Jan 20, 2016 21:09

Smoking Costs the Average New York Smoker $2.4 Million Over a Lifetime – WalletHub Study

WalletHub’s analysts calculated potential monetary losses — including the cumulative cost of a cigarette pack per day over several decades, health care expenditures, income losses and other costs — brought on by smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke.
Niagara Falls (NY) Reporter
added Jan 19, 2016 16:33

[Florida, New Mexico, New York] Santa Fe cigarette lawsuits may be combined

A third potential federal class-action lawsuit has been filed against Reynolds American Inc. and a subsidiary. Meanwhile, the other plaintiffs want to combine their cases. At stake are Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.’s organic and additive-free marketing cl
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 19, 2016 05:56
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