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[Malaysia] HAMID: Let’s follow UK on e-cigarette regulations — Sarah Zailana Hamid

there is a need for an independent study of Malaysians on e-cigarettes and such devices, a monitoring of their long-term health effects, while the government allows these product to be promoted as an alternative to traditional cigarettes for people trying
Malay Mail (my)
added Aug 20, 2018 15:54
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[Canada] BARDE: Whistler's prohibitive approach to smoking isn't working

Asking people to smoke responsibly is a difficult, awkward conversation to have—one that I've historically avoided. But according to Nelson, it's essential. "If someone just throws a cigarette butt, it's your obligation," he tells me. "They (will) proba
PIQUE Newsmagazine (Whistler, BC) (ca)
added Aug 20, 2018 01:59
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[Washington] Dori: Politicians would rather buy votes than prevent cancer

American Cancer Society has just graded every state on preventing tobacco-related cancer deaths. They gave our state an F — F as in failure. Washington state gets $600 million every year from the lawsuit settlement and tobacco taxes. Do you know how much
MyNorthwest.com (KIRO, KTTH, Seattle, WA)
added Aug 20, 2018 01:40
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[UK] NNA reacts to today’s vaping non-story

research by the University of Birmingham on the effects of e-cigarette vapour on immune cells in the lung....all that has happened today is that a speculative study has enabled a click-hungry media to make great strides in harming the good of tobacco harm
New Nicotine Alliance UK (uk)
added Aug 18, 2018 17:01
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STROUD: FDA Claims There’s Market Freedom While Blocking Tobacco Harm Reduction Products

Attacking JUUL is easy for a powerful government agency such as the FDA, but it’s completely unjustified. JUUL is a THR company that has captured a significant portion of the market because of its safe and effective product line. Wired wrote in 2015 JUUL
Town Hall
added Aug 18, 2018 16:59
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SALTER: UK Vape Entrepreneurs Could Help Save A Million Years Of Life

Despite scare stories, the rise of vape culture and the entrepreneurs supporting it should be celebrated. The life expectancy of a cigarette smoker is (on average) a decade less than someone who has never smoked. Meanwhile, vaping is widely recognised b
Forbes
added Aug 18, 2018 16:52
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ARCHIVE: DOUGLAS: My First Cigarette, and My Last

Milestone, stopped the action and said, "Kirk, you should be smoking a cigarette in this scene."...When I became famous, tobacco companies supplied me with cartons of cigarettes every month...Who knows how many moviegoers have started smoking because of w
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2018 16:46
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[New York] Mark Belfer: It’s time to stand up to the tobacco industry

we all pay the price for smoking. In fact, the annual health care costs in New York directly caused by smoking are $10.39 billion. Medicaid costs caused from smoking in New York are a staggering $6.62 billion... It’s time to put our kids before the profit
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Aug 18, 2018 15:02
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FOX: The harm of Virginia’s illicit tobacco trade

Legislation with teeth needs to be enacted to combat tobacco smuggling on an international scale...smuggling hits legitimate tax revenue, funds terrorism and organized crime, fuels instability and ultimately threatens U.S. national security. We cannot aff
Washington Post
added Aug 18, 2018 14:59
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STUDY DOESN’T FIND THAT VAPING WILL CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE

his is preliminary research, and any speculation on e-cigarettes causing lung damage is a matter of conjecture. There is potentially no way to accurately ‘dose’ cells in the way people vape in the real world, and this is always the problem with this type
Totally Wicked
added Aug 17, 2018 13:00
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