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[Montana] Dome Lights: Column reflects love, hatred of media

Montana had a total cost of $1.4 million per smoker and $110,000 for out of pocket costs per smoker. There was $151,000 for health care costs for smoker. I smoked cheap cigars for about 30 years. I am talking Swisher Sweets and Phillies brand. I must sa
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Jan 20, 2018 01:29
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[New York] BYRNE: Is Columbia’s smoke-free policy just smoke and mirrors?

Columbia’s apparent failure to follow and implement its own mandated smoking policies reflects poorly on the institution’s credibility, reputation, and overall concern for the health and wellbeing...also falls on Columbia’s medical center since it is a p
Columbia Daily Spectator (Columbia U.)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:26
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LEONHARDT: The Case for the Health Taxes

Soda taxes are modeled on tobacco taxes, which have been hugely successful in reducing smoking and improving public health. But even tobacco taxes are still not high enough, as the economist Robert H. Frank explained recently.
New York Times
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
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[Alaska] ALTMAN: GREEN TARA: Let's Talk Vape

If you’re looking for an alternative to traditional smoking, I highly recommend giving vape cartridges a try. And if you happen to find yourself in the valley and you’re looking for some solid CBD information, go see Anthony at Hempire, located next door
Anchorage Press
added Jan 18, 2018 19:03
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[Asia] ROBERTS: Here's how Israel can prevent future smoking addicts

if the Knesset passed a law requiring all cigarettes, cigarette boxes, and rolling paper to carry a unique number, linked that number to the ID number of the adult purchasing the cigarettes, and made it illegal to be in possession of a cigarette without a
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jan 18, 2018 17:46
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[Asia, India] KAPOOR/KAKKAR: The price prescription: taxation and policy on tobacco

The revisions in the taxation policy...should ideally have a mix: of a removal of all excise and other tax exemptions irrespective of the size of the unit, restrictions on sales of loose sticks and raising taxes/duties on bidis and smokeless tobacco by a
The Hindu Online (in)
added Jan 18, 2018 01:58
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VIDEO: MANN: The problem with raiding Tobacco Free Florida funds for cancer research

The money that funds Tobacco Free Florida has proven to be money well spent. Independent evaluations have shown that appropriated funds have been used effectively and efficiently. Florida is the third most populous state and continues to grow daily. Yet
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jan 19, 2018 09:59
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Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation

What you need to know Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) were originally designed as a smoking cessation aid, and the limited evidence available suggests e-cigarettes containing nicotine may help people stop smoking Evidence suggests e-cigarettes are co
British Medical Journal
added Jan 18, 2018 17:39
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[UK] Ask the pharmacist: My teenager has started smoking - is he too young for nicotine replacement therapy?

The longer you smoke, the greater the damage to your health, so clearly, it's important your son gives up as soon as he can. Nicotine replacement patches, gum, strips and lozenges can be used from the age of 12. They're normally taken for three months.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 15:58
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COLOMBEL: Still Blowing Smoke: How Hookah Has Become the New Cigarette

The sale of hookah and electronic cigarettes is just another one of their ploys to stay relevant in American society. The greed of the tobacco companies is an old one that most of us are aware of. But for some reason, we have chosen to become indifferent
Uloop
added Jan 17, 2018 09:05
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