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[Macedonia] Shocking video shows toddler being encouraged to smoke cigarette by laughing adults

Shocking footage of an innocent toddler being encouraged to drag on a cigarette as his thoughtless minders laugh in the background has sparked outrage online. The stomach-turning video – uploaded by a user in Macedonia – appeared on the LiveLeak website
The Mirror (uk)
added Sep 29, 2014 12:01
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[UK] Oldham gran finally stubs out habit after smoking 292,000 cigarettes over 40 years

Audrey Shearing, from St Mary's in Oldham, started smoking when she was 23 and has puffed her way through an estimated 292,000 cigarettes over the last four decades. But the 68-year-old has now quit after a health scare earlier this year.
Manchester Evening News (uk)
added Sep 26, 2014 08:05
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'Teen Mom 2' star Jenelle Evans under fire again after admitting smoking

Jenelle Evans is smoking while breastfeeding. This controversy started when Evans posted a photo of Nathan Griffith and Kaiser napping. There happened to be a pack of cigarettes in the shot.
Examiner.com (National)
added Sep 23, 2014 14:19
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[UK] Islington Council to pilot voluntary smokefree playground scheme

Parents should take it upon themselves to make the borough’s playgrounds smokefree, the town hall has said. Under a new initiative designed to protect children from second-hand smoke, the council are setting up pilot smokefree zones at Fortune Street Ga
Islington Gazette (uk)
added Sep 22, 2014 13:04
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[Ireland] Mum to quit smoking after daughter racks up 10,000 retweets

This young girl just convinced her mother to quit smoking, after a whopping 22 years addicted to cigarettes. Madison Lawson tweeted a picture last night, which outlined a contract agreed between her mum and her sister.
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:41
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Smoke This! Public Health Impacts of E-Cigarettes

Parents can encourage their children to avoid e-cigarette use by talking to them about the dangers of smoking in general, and including e-cigarettes in an overall discussion of avoiding cigarette and tobacco use. Parents should also consider avoiding use
Newswise
added Sep 13, 2014 17:25
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Smoking Before Fatherhood May Raise Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Researchers analyzed the smoking habits of more than 13,000 men and women, and then looked at the incidence of asthma in their children. The results showed that asthma was much more common in children whose fathers were smokers before conception. A chil
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 8, 2014 16:33
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[UK] Men who smoke could give their unborn baby asthma - even if they've quit several YEARS before the birth

Increased risk of asthma if the father smoked before the age of 15, and the longer they smoked the bigger the risk / Adds to growing evidence on 'epigenetics' which suggests that poor health can be recorded in a father's sperm and passed on to children /
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:27
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[Europe] Baby has greater risk of asthma if father smoked prior to conception

The research, presented at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress in Munich today (08 September 2014), is the first study in humans to analyse the link between a father's smoking habits before conception and a child's asthma. The f
News-Medical.net
added Sep 8, 2014 11:41
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[Tennessee] Family tobacco farmers are dying breed

The transformation of the tobacco industry has largely removed the job of raising tobacco from family farms and consolidated production into the hands of large-scale agribusiness enterprises, where successful tobacco growers harvest hundreds or even thou
The Tennessean
added Sep 8, 2014 06:08
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