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[Macedonia] SEE IT: Young child encouraged to smoke cigarette

The sickening clip, uploaded to LiveLeak by a user in Macedonia, shows the fresh-faced boy being taught how to inhale the smoke. His feckless guardians are heard laughing and joking as they spur him on to suck on the cancer stick. At one point, he even
New York Daily News
added Oct 2, 2014 14:27
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Exposure to nitrosamines in thirdhand tobacco smoke increases cancer risk in non-smokers

results presented here highlight the potentially severe long-term consequences of THS exposure, particularly to children, and give strong evidence of its potential health risk and, therefore, they should be considered when developing future environmental
Science Direct
added Jul 17, 2014 08:20
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[Illinois] Infant severely burned after grandmother removes oxygen mask, lights cigarette

CASEYVILLE, Ill. (KMOV) - A 2-month-old girl was hospitalized after a fire believed to be started by a cigarette started inside a Caseyville mobile home Friday morning. Police said the infant's grandmother had just removed her oxygen mask to light a cig
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Jan 12, 2013 12:21
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[Pennsylvania] Mother: flicked cigarette was to teach her 'how to drive'

Child burned by cigarette in road rage incident
WHTM-TV ABC27.com (Harrisburg, PA)
added May 15, 2012 13:31
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GOLDSTEIN: Is Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Child Abuse? Yes

As our understanding of the harms of secondhand smoke increases, so does our responsibility to advocate for those involuntarily placed in harm’s way. Today, parents who willfully and continually expose their children to secondhand smoke are committing ch
Annals of Family Medicine
added Mar 10, 2015 13:40
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Parental awareness of harm from third-hand smoke varies

A new study evaluated parental awareness of third-hand smoke and whether they believed it was harmful. The findings were published online on March 3 in the journal Pediatrics.
Examiner.com (National)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:30
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[Asia, India] Tobacco brought their world crashing

Today, my stationery business is completely ruined and family is badly suffering." All due to his addiction to tobacco. He is suffering from oral cancer as he consumed gutkha. "My wife used to warn me but I didn't pay heed to her. I thought if others are
Times of India
added Sep 29, 2013 21:20
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Buying 'Double Happiness' Reveals China's Tobacco Battle

In the war against tobacco in China, the world’s largest cigarette market, the toughest battle happens at Lunar New Year. As countries from Canada to Australia intensify warnings, raise taxes and remove logos from packs, China has balked at tarnishing th
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Feb 6, 2013 20:36
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[New York] Mother & son busted with illegal cigarettes & $132000 in cash

A Queens mother and her son were arrested with 677 cartons of illegal Asian cigarettes and $132,000 in cash, authorities announced today.
New York Post
added Nov 23, 2012 15:07
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Florida Supreme Court sets arguments in Delray woman’s tobacco case

will hear arguments in June in a case that focuses on the amount of damages an adult child should be able to receive in the smoking-related death of her mother. Justices issued an order Wednesday that scheduled arguments for June 6 in the Palm Beach Coun
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Mar 29, 2018 14:23
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