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[Pennsylvania] Summer haze! Malia Obama is pictured 'near a large bong at UPenn frat house' wearing her 'Smoking Kills' T-shirt... weeks after she puffed on a suspicious cigarette at Lollapalooza

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2016 01:51

[Pennsylvania] One Hookah Tobacco Smoking Session Delivers 25 Times the Tar of a Single Cigarette

The research team reviewed 542 scientific articles potentially relevant to cigarette and hookah smoking and ultimately narrowed them down to 17 studies that included sufficient data to extract reliable estimates on toxicants inhaled when smoking cigarette
University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences (UPMC)
added Jan 11, 2016 18:38

[Pennsylvania] Penn State News Potentially dangerous molecules detected in e-cigarette aerosols

Electronic cigarettes produce highly-reactive free radicals — molecules associated with cell damage and cancer — and may pose a health risk to users... e-cigarettes produce aerosols, tiny liquid particles suspended in a puff of air. The researchers measur
Penn State University
added Dec 2, 2015 18:39

[Pennsylvania] Vape advocates hope to educate owners on pending FDA regulations

Conley, president of the American Vaping Association...said the new regulations proposed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration would eliminate 99 percent of the thousands of vape shops that have popped up around the country. That includes the dozens
York (PA) Dispatch
added Aug 11, 2015 09:09

[Pennsylvania] Smoke signals: Tobacco lobbyists take advantage of legislative discord

THE MARLBORO Man and Joe Camel helped push into legislative limbo a new $2-per-pack tobacco tax in Philly that would help to fund the city's public schools. Harrisburg lobbyists for the nation's largest cigarette company, the Altria Group - maker of the
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added Jul 10, 2014 04:04

[Pennsylvania] Should E-Cigarettes Be Banned Like Smoking? Health Expert Has Surprising View

one of the things found in them is propylene glycol. It’s a substance not to be trifled with, according to Tracy Kane, tobacco dependence treatment specialist at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. “It’s something you would find in antifreeze, and
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jul 17, 2013 09:03

[Pennsylvania] Smoking themselves skinny: More women are smoking now than ever before

Dr. Elizabeth Azubike works at WellSpan's Lung, Sleep and Critical Care office in York Township and said there is a misconception that fewer women are smoking because they know it's bad for their health. In reality, Azubike said, an increasing number of
York (PA) Daily Record
added Jul 14, 2013 11:50

[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Resume war on smoking

Lawmakers, recognizing the effectiveness of total bans elsewhere, should help improve Pennsylvanians' overall health by upgrading the law to ban smoking in all workplaces.
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jul 2, 2013 05:24

[Pennsylvania] AWMA Speaks Out Against Steep PA Tobacco Tax Hike

AWMA has joined the many retailers and lawmakers that have expressed concerns that the increase will lead to more black market trade in Philadelphia. AWMA sent letters to all the Philadelphia senators to voice to them how passing this legislation, SB 944,
American Wholesale Marketers Association (AWMA)
added Jun 30, 2013 21:44

[Pennsylvania] Cigarettes for school children in Philadelphia?

Wawa, a chain of convenience stores based in the Philadelphia area, has begun distributing literature arguing the cigarette tax will serve only to create a black market for cigarettes in Philadelphia. ... American for Prosperity-Pennsylvania, a free-marke (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Jun 29, 2013 11:34
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