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OZ/ROIZEN: Want to stop smoking? Vaping not the best way to do so

there are two new studies that show how damaging e-cigarettes can be to oral tissue...We hope you can give up e-cigs and opt for an effective stop-smoking program that improves your health instead of damaging it.
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added Dec 18, 2016 19:06
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[Florida] Am I grandfathered in from new rental restrictions?

when they smoke on their lanai, I can't use my lanai. I have had cancer twice and I do not want to be exposed to secondhand smoke...You may have the legal right to address the smoking issue if you can prove it is a “nuisance.”
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Dec 17, 2016 15:52
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[California] ANGELIDES: The many reasons why CalPERS shouldn’t reinvest in tobacco

California saw through those arguments in the 1980s, and our state and the world were better for it. As the nation’s largest public pension fund, CalPERS has a special responsibility to strive to invest in ways that meet its fiduciary obligations, but al
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 17, 2016 07:08
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RODU: The Surgeon General’s Misguided Report on E-Cigarettes

Tobacco products should not be ignored, but Dr. Murthy’s report wrongly damns a safer and satisfying product that is currently helping 2.5 million former smokers (here) become or remain smoke-free.
Heartland Institute
added Dec 17, 2016 03:15
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SULLUM:The FDA Keeps Us Guessing About the Scope of Its E-Cigarette Regulations

But I can't see how the FDA statement cited by Tully's company, which addresses (or avoids addressing) nicotine-free e-fluids and is similar to maddeningly vague statements the agency has made before, makes the project any more promising.
Reason Magazine
added Dec 17, 2016 03:11
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco winning the battle for the hearts and lungs of young adults

Data from the 2015/16 New Zealand Health Survey released today shows that overall, 14% of adult New Zealanders (520,000) are smoking daily: 36% of Maori (172,000); 23% of Pacific people (51,000); and 12.5% of European/Other (359,000). Women and men smoke
Scoop (nz)
added Dec 16, 2016 20:04
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GREENHUT: In California, an About-Face on Tobacco

But CalPERS’ bout of common sense might also signal a much-needed pushback against the state’s overly puritanical view of tobacco. No one is arguing that tobacco is a healthy product, but the hard line California officials long have taken is not just a d
American Spectator
added Dec 17, 2016 06:49
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Now that marijuana is legal in Massachusetts, can you smoke it in your car?

"So you will be able to transport marijuana. But in terms of use, you're still not going to be able to use marijuana in public."
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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SIEGEL: D.C. District Court Should Issue an Immediate Injunction Against Enforcement of FDA Deeming Regulations

The FDA deeming regulations do not allow that e-cigarette company, or any of the multiple others whose batteries have exploded, to replace the cheap aftermarket batteries with safer ones. If they did so, it would constitute a new "tobacco product," and c
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:38
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[California] JACKLER: Could Big Tobacco take over pot like it did e-cigs?

States can help lay the groundwork for a future federal policy by prohibiting the sale of tobacco products where marijuana is sold, as California has done. If nationwide legalization happens, it is essential that the tobacco industry is banned from the m
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 17, 2016 03:05
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