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[Florida] A moment for rebuttal: Busting smoking myths

“I’m only a social smoker.” In honor of the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, held on the third Thursday of November each year, here’s a rebuttal to some of that smoke you’ve been blowing.
Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
added Nov 15, 2014 08:34
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[Texas] Police: Toddler chewed on cigar

Pasadena police said Ruiz was smoking synthetic marijuana ... While Ruiz was passed out, the 2-year-old grabbed one of his cigars and chewed on it, police said.
KPRC-TV (Houston, TX)
added Mar 9, 2013 22:32
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Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:31
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[Europe, Malta] Sneaky smokers hide the habit from their parents

Most smokers who hide their habit make it a point not to tell their parents, grandparents and children . . . This emerged from a study carried out as part of the EU-wide Ex-smokers Are Unstoppable campaign that focuses on encouraging Europeans to stop s
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 28, 2012 12:29
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[Solomon Islands] Solomons outraged over photo of child smoking

An online photograph of a young Solomon Islands boy smoking has sparked fierce debate over children's rights and child welfare. The boy, whose image was posted on a Solomon Islands Facebook page, appears to be about six or seven years old. The Forum So
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:09
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A family that smokes together, opens a cigar shop and lounge

"I gained back a couple punches on my man card," chuckles Brown, whose family business, Brown & Sons Premium Cigars, passed the one-year mark in September 2012. Although, he notes, "there's plenty of women who enjoy cigars, too."
Tacoma (WA) Weekly Volcano
added Jan 30, 2013 16:27
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[UK] Shisha cafe plans in East Finchley deferred

Barnet Council’s planning committee decided tonight to let the owners of Oasis Café, in Church Lane, have more time to develop their proposal, so they could address concerns about smell. The café wants to develop its outdoor area so 43 people can smoke s
This is Local London (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 14:57
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CDC issues casting call to real people sickened by smoking: Want to be in anti-smoking ad campaign?

“We are looking for REAL people of all backgrounds willing to share their stories about how smoking has changed their lives,” reads the statement ... The list of specific ills in itself reads like a giant caution on the side of a cigarette pack. And th
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Oct 26, 2013 03:35
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[Asia, Israel] Toddler who ingested liquid nicotine passes away

A two-year-old girl who ingested liquid nicotine from an electronic cigarette passed away on Tuesday evening in Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem's Ein Karem, Army Radio reported.
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 4, 2013 17:46
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RJ Reynolds Says Evidence Doesn't Support $4M Engle Award ($$)

arguing that the damages for pain and suffering were not in line with the evidence showing that the smoker was abusive to his wife. Jones Day's Gregory Katsas, who argued on behalf of the tobacco company in front of a panel of Florida's Third District Co
Law360
added Aug 21, 2014 21:32
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