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[UK-Scotland] ‘Smoke-free Scotland’ goal stalls as one in five fail to quit

The alarming statistic has been revealed as funding was cut to smoking cessation campaigns by the Scottish Government. There are now concerns from anti-smoking activists about the commitment to future funding after the national tobacco strategy “ran out”
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 4, 2018 12:44
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[Maine] AG Mills makes tobacco settlement announcement, LePage slams her

Governor LePage released a statement about the Attorney General's claims that tobacco settlement money could be used for Medicaid expansion. "We have been trying for years to use the tobacco settlement money for Medicaid programs, but the Attorney Genera
WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Apr 4, 2018 20:23
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Oklahoma health notes: TSET wins award

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust received an award at the Society of Health and Physical Educators America Convention... TSET oversees Oklahoma's share of the proceeds from a national lawsuit against cigarette companies. It uses some of that money
The Oklahoman
added Apr 4, 2018 05:52
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[UK] LETTER: Continuing impact of slavery past and present

The money that paid for the Wills Memorial Building, and much else in Bristol, was actually generated by the exploitation of the labour of British workers, mostly women and girls, in the Bedminster factories, built after 1886. The Wills family have more
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 18:54
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KANSAS CITY CATHOLICS DONATE NICOTINE GUM TO INMATES AS MISSOURI PRISONS NOW DECLARED SMOKE-FREE!!!

In an EXCLUSIVE TKC INTERVIEW Fr. Nick Charles O'Donahue Farley of the Midtown KC Our Lady Of Perpetual Suffering Church explained the effort . . . "Addiction is an affliction and we are offering this assistance to children of God in suffering no ma
Tony's Kansas City (blog)
added Apr 3, 2018 15:36
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[UK] Couples desperate for a baby are told they will NOT get free IVF if they use e-cigarettes or nicotine patches

An increasing number of health authorities are adopting the policy – even though there is scant evidence that ‘vaping’ harms human fertility or unborn children. At least 16 NHS authorities in England, called clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), now refu
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:53
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[Texas] UTEP receives grant to assist nationwide smoke free public housing initiative

- The UTEP School of Pharmacy was just recently awarded a $180,000 grant from the Texas Department of State Health Services to help roll out a new nationwide policy banning smoking from public housing. "We are leading the way when it comes to tobacco con
KTSM TV News Channel 9
added Mar 31, 2018 14:11
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Michigan Tobacco Quitline offering free nicotine patches, gum or lozenges through May 31

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is expanding its telephone coaching and nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) program to all Michigan residents through May 31. During this time, the Michigan Tobacco Quitline will offer a free, t
WLUC - Fox TV6 (Negaunee, MI)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:26
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Understanding Smokers' Daily Routines Key to Better Quit Rates

Yach came under harsh criticism last year...the Foundation is highlighting results from its State of Smoking 2018 survey of more than 17,000 current and former smokers in 13 countries, which show that smoking behavior is deeply embedded in the daily ritua
Medical Tribune
added Mar 29, 2018 02:22
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[Texas] UTEP Grant to Assist with Implementation of Smoke-Free Public Housing Statewide

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development requires PHAs nationwide to implement a policy that prohibits the use of all lit tobacco products inside all dwelling units, indoor common areas, and PHA administrative office buildings by July 31, 201
El Paso (TX) Herald Post
added Mar 28, 2018 04:29
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