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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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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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What E-Cigarettes Really Do to Your Lungs

don’t fool yourself into thinking that vaping is a safe alternative to tobacco. It harms you. And if your children or grandchildren who don’t smoke cigarettes think that vaping is a cool and safe habit to pick up, let them know that they’re playing with a
Bottom Line
added Aug 25, 2015 06:13
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[Canada, UK] McLAREN: Flirting with a smoke-free future

Making smoking illegal for those born in the new millennium sends a clear message: That it’s not normal or responsible to smoke, even if your parents or your older brother do it. As all parents instinctively know, sometimes a flawed rule is better than n
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 3, 2014 17:28
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Third-Hand Smoke Impacts Kids' Breathing

Third-hand smoke -- residue that remains on the skin, clothes, and furniture of smokers, even if they do their smoking out of the house -- still impacts children's breathing, researchers reported here. The risk of respiratory tract infections in children
MedPage Today
added Sep 12, 2013 14:39
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[Washington] Health Department's anti-tobacco program draws criticism, praise

"Suck on this," says the logo printed on brightly colored T-shirts and decals, followed by unpleasant information about smoking meant to grab young people's attention. A few parents have objected to the sexual connotation of the message, part of a $50,0
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Aug 26, 2013 06:37
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