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SMOKING IS BAD, SURE, AND MOST SMOKERS FEEL DISCRIMINATED AGAINST FOR DOING IT

Gallup has found that each adult smoker racks up an average of $2,132 more in health care costs each year, adding $92 billion to the country’s total health care costs. Gallup predicts that such cost factors, as well as secondhand smoke, contribute to disc
Newsweek
added Jul 19, 2017 15:18
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LGBT Smoking Rates Twice That of Straights — UIC Prof Has Ways To Help

Gays and lesbians smoke at twice the rate of straight people, a University of Illinois at Chicago researcher notes in a paper that offers five ideas to reduce the trend. The paper, produced by a team led by UIC clinical psychologist Phoenix Matthews, sai
DNAinfo
added Jul 18, 2017 13:36
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[New York] Objections voiced to raising tobacco purchase age

Many Press-Republican Facebook readers oppose the idea of raising the age for legal purchase of cigarettes. Tobacco Free Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties and Reality Check are spearheading an effort to get Clinton County to raise the purchase age fro
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Jul 18, 2017 13:34
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GALLUP DAILY: SMOKING

The Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index tracks daily the percentage of U.S. adults who say they smoke. Monthly results are based on telephone interviews with approximately 15,000 national adults; the margin of error is ±1 percentage point.
Gallup Organization
added Jul 18, 2017 13:01
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In U.S., Majority of Smokers Feel Discriminated Against

discriminated against through smoking bans, including more recent bans at some parks and beaches, higher insurance rates, and not getting jobs because of their habit. Analysis of income patterns has shown smokers earn less than those who do not smoke, alt
finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Jul 18, 2017 12:59
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Smoking is cramping your dating style: Survey

A survey conducted by Halo Cigs, an e-cigarette and vape kit retailer, found that two out of three non-smoking women will swipe left on a smoker. As of 2015, 15 percent of Americans still smoke, but that number is a considerable drop from years past. H
Metro International
added Jul 19, 2017 17:17
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In U.S., Majority of Smokers Feel Discriminated Against

56% of smokers believe they are discriminated against 17% who are overweight say they are victims of discrimination Discrimination against overweight essentially unchanged since 2003
Gallup Organization
added Jul 18, 2017 22:52
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[New York] Faculty Senate, PSS leading effort to revise campus smoking policy

Clearly, the policy is not working. In an attempt to make UB truly smoke-free, the Office of Shared Governance — led by Glick and Professional Staff Senate Chair Domenic Licata — is heading up an effort to revamp the current policy.
University of Buffalo
added Jul 17, 2017 13:37
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: Take a stand against big tobacco's e-cigarette push

Phillip Morris stands accused of "astroturfing" – that is, trying to create the illusion of a grassroots movement...The health impacts of basting the lungs in nicotine, flavour chemicals and the liquid propylene glycol used to vapourise them are simply n
The Age (au)
added Jul 14, 2017 03:40
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Scoring Vaping by Counting Tweets

In a new study, Miami Lakes, Fla.-based VaporFi, a company that sells vaping products, reviewed 55,000 tweets spanning 2015 to 2017. The study revealed a circular pattern of consumer product acceptance, one that started in New York City, then gained mome
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 11, 2017 21:47
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