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[Kentucky] LANGLEY: Smoke and mirrors: N.Ky. poll is suspect

the poll was conducted and sponsored by entities that have consistently opposed smoke-free ordinances. Of larger concern, however, is that only households with landlines were included
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Feb 1, 2015 16:52
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GOODIN-SMITH: Voices: Who is calling the shots on the measles vaccination?

1994 and it was a personal choice to smoke in a restaurant... Flash forward to 2015: The smoking ban has spread to 36 states and secondhand smoke’s presence in the air continues to decline, while unvaccinated children have grown up and are now occupying t
USA Today
added Jan 31, 2015 11:30
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[California] Should Lodi ban open-air smoking in city parks?

it seemed to be just another “nanny state” policy proposal. Then, when I considered the plausibility of outdoor cigarette smoke as a health hazard and observing that it is mixed with and diluted by the atmosphere, well, the claim did not sound creditable
Lodi (CA) News-Sentinel
added Jan 31, 2015 11:26
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[Louisiana] EDITORIAL: Smoke break

death isn’t cool and killing your friends isn’t either. Our editorial board asks that you respect this ban and abide by it for the sake of both your health and the health of others. This citywide smoking ban is a step closer towards a safer and healthier
The Maroon (Loyola University)
added Jan 30, 2015 14:50
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[California] GLEASON: Electronic Cigarettes Remain Top Tax Target For Politicians

The fraudulent movement to ban, tax, and over-regulate e-cigarettes says...they’re more interested in protecting the state’s monopoly on cigarette sales than they are in public health.
Forbes
added Jan 30, 2015 14:38
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Is it time to stop subsidising nicotine replacement therapies?

the Commonwealth spent A$8.7m in media placement of anti-smoking messages trying to stimulate smokers to make quit attempts. How many more attempts might have been made had that figure been able to draw on the money being allocated to subsidised NRT?
The Conversation (au)
added Jan 30, 2015 11:37
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[UK] GAMM: Plain packaging: it's time to get your MP involved

it is crucial that you use the timing of the announcement to your advantage. Your MP will be working hard to get votes over the coming months. Invite them to your store, tell them about the impact plain packaging would have on your business and show them
betterRetailing (uk)
added Jan 30, 2015 09:50
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[Australia] MORAN: Sorry 5SOS fans, but lovely Calum was plain dumb to smoke that ciggie by the bowser

So to blame Confidential and myself for writing a story based on paparazzi pictures of Hood doing the wrong thing, is just silly. We have not made any comment on what sort of a guy Hood is. In fact, when I’ve met him, he has been absolutely lovely. We
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Jan 30, 2015 09:44
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ROSS: Consumer surplus and cost-benefit analysis of tobacco use in countries in the earlier stages of the tobacco epidemic

Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) has been a standard tool for assessing the soundness of government policies in the USA since the 1960s. Since then, many societies have adopted CBA as an important input for decision-making in various domains, including the sp
Tobacco Control
added Jan 30, 2015 09:30
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GLANTZ: More evidence from California that kids are rapidly taking up ecigs, with faster market penetration among younger kids

These data add to the case that the e-cigarette epidemic is growing from the bottom up and that estimates of use based on adult surveys will dramatically understate the long term impact in terms of spreading nicotine addiction.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 29, 2015 14:41
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