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Fact Check: Do e-cigarettes cause incurable disease

So while it’s still unclear whether e-cigarettes cause popcorn lung and whether they’re effective tools for quitting smoking, what is certain is that they aren’t harmless — especially to children and teens.
Florida Times-Union
added Jun 19, 2017 20:23
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Dear Abby: Fetish drives man to badger his wife into smoking again

Jeremy has an obsession/fetish with women smoking cigarettes....Give in and start up with this horrible habit again to satisfy my husband? / Do not give in. Do not risk cancer or lung disease to please him.
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 19, 2017 14:30
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[Africa, Botswana] Tobacco, poverty are strange bedfellows

Anti-Tobacco Network had a conversation with the Tlhokwe family, a family of 10... This destitute squad of smokers, who epitomise desolation in its true sense of the word, can make a pyre with their cigarettes in the midst of grinding poverty.
Mmegi (bw)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:22
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[Montana] CAHILL: Kids targeted with e-cigs, sweet tobacco flavors

the odds of smoking more than doubled for teens who visited a store with tobacco advertising at least twice per week. Parents need to be aware that their kids are being targeted in stores and that these products are not safe.
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Jun 17, 2017 16:10
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[Montana] DENNIS: Guest opinion: How outdoor smoke pollutes indoor air

impacts. The RiverStone Board of Health is vitally interested in public comment regarding the Rule and encourages all interested parties to attend the hearing on Thursday. Additional information about the hearing and answers to frequently asked questio
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 17, 2017 14:13
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NITZKIN: FDA misinterprets massive victory on teen smoking

sponsored program that has only been in place since 2014. Despite substantial evidence in federally sponsored surveys in the United States and abroad showing that remarkable reductions in teen and adult smoking have been concurrent with the increasing pop
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jun 16, 2017 17:35
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STIER: Stop Funding WHO Until It Cleans Up Its Act

taxpayer funding of scandal-plagued [WHO]...FCTC released an anonymously written e-cigarette report for delegates considering rules that would have effectively banned the safer alternative to smoking. The scientifically flawed report was criticized by lea
National Review
added Jun 16, 2017 00:13
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[New York] BRIANT: Flavored-Tobacco Bans Turn to Menthol / NATO warns that new ordinances bring consequences

an unintended consequence of the ordnance would be the replacement of legal, regulated, retail sales of tobacco products with illegal...the sales and profit margins of retail stores will plummet, employees will be laid off, stores will close and there wil
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 15, 2017 23:57
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[Australia] LEYONHJELM: The evidence is in: Plain packaging of cigarettes just doesn’t work ($$)

"Plain packaging started in December 2012, but in the three years since smoking rates only fell from 13 per cent to 12 per cent." "A fall!" exclaims Richard with delight. "Yes, technically, but smoking was actually falling faster before plain packaging,
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:30
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[UK] GAGE/MAYNARD: Smoke-free policies in psychiatric hospitals need resources

clinicians, mental health patient advocacy groups, and the tobacco industry have argued that encouragement of smoking cessation should not be a priority for people with severe mental health problems, and could even impede treatment for their conditions.
The Lancet (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:03
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