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[Pennsylvania] Sales of flavored tobacco products soar

Bossard, co-owner of the Anthracite Newstand ... has seen the sales of flavored tobacco products skyrocket ... younger customers and women are the primary buyers. ... Bradford is a prime example of why Pennsylvania and other states are failing when it com
Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Jan 17, 2013 07:41
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[Pennsylvania] Cigarette in restroom at Pittsburgh International starts fire, clears concourse

A smoldering cigarette caught paper towels and other debris on fire in a men’s restroom at Pittsburgh International Airport on Thursday morning, prompting authorities to evacuate a concourse and move three airlines’ planes to other gates. What remains a
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Dec 6, 2012 14:27
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[Pennsylvania] Smokers burned by Internet cigarette sales

Pennsylvania’s Department of Revenue says Funfar and at least 23,000 other residents cheated the state by not paying state and local taxes on more than 1.9 million cartons of cigarettes they bought online or through the mail. Some owe tens of thousands o
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Nov 13, 2012 04:23
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[Pennsylvania] Prison for tobacco seller who skirted IRS on bulk sales

A Stroudsburg tobacco distributor was sentenced to prison for skirting the IRS on cash payments and helping another business evade taxes, federal prosecutors said. Kamlesh Patel, 60, was sentenced Thursday to a year in prison and two years of supervised
Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Feb 24, 2018 14:05
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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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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