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Americans Are Skipping Obamacare So They Can Smoke

A new study from the Yale School of Public Health finds that an anti-smoking provision in the health law is discouraging people from signing up for insurance while simultaneously failing to get them to kick the habit.
Fortune Magazine
added Jul 8, 2016 19:31
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BAKER: Oklahoma doctor: Seeking leadership in the fight against tobacco use

Unfortunately, on Thursday Cole's subcommittee voted not to provide the necessary funding and support the CDC's vital efforts to fight tobacco use...My job as a physician is challenging enough against a tobacco industry that pumps $9.5 billion a year into
The Oklahoman
added Jul 8, 2016 19:02
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[Illinois] Cars & Cigars benefits Special Olympics

Cars & Cigars, a car show sponsored by the Kildeer Police Department and Neumann's Cigars & More to benefit Special Olympics, will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 10, at Neumann's Cigars & More, 445 Robert Parker Coffin Road, Long Grove.
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Jul 8, 2016 12:37
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[Wisconsin] Local shop rolling (out) cigars for troops

Prohibition Spirits and Cigar Lounge in downtown Green Bay hosts breakfast fundraiser Saturday morning with a goal of sending 2,000 cigars to active U.S. military... The inaugural Pancake and Porkie Breakfast for Champions fundraiser will run from 8 a.m.
Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette
added Jul 8, 2016 12:37
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House Appropriations Bill Slashes Funding for CDC’s Vital Tobacco Control Programs, Putting Tobacco Industry Before Health

This funding cut makes no sense given the proven effectiveness of the CDC’s tobacco prevention and cessation programs and tobacco’s terrible toll in health, lives and health care dollars. It serves only the interests of the tobacco industry.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 7, 2016 23:02
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LETTER: O'HARA: Tobacco control must be part of ending cancer

Prevention would require taking on the tobacco industry, a major cause of cancer, and that appears to be taboo for this administration. Without meaningful tobacco controls, the moonshot will miss the moon and drift into outer space.
Washington Post
added Jul 7, 2016 22:58
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Survey: Vapers are Using Electronic Cigarettes to Quit Smoking

Conducted May 11-12 by electronic cigarette and e-vapor manufacturer V2, the survey showed two-thirds of vapers are using electronic cigarettes to quit smoking, the company said. When respondents were asked to identify the reasons they use electronic cig
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 7, 2016 18:16
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CHAPMAN: Has New Zealand lost its way in tobacco control?

By all but removing advocacy funding in New Zealand, and filling the vacuum with funding for strategies simply incapable of reaching large numbers of smokers, the government is likely to be doing something it will regret. New Zealand has some of the wor
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 7, 2016 14:25
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Two Thirds of Consumers Say Their Wellness Program Does Not Test for Smoking: HealthMine Survey

a June HealthMine analysis of 750 consumers enrolled in wellness programs found that 66% say their wellness program does not include a medical test for nicotine use.... As smokers stay undercover, it is their colleagues who may be paying the added healthc
PR Newswire
added Jul 6, 2016 02:00
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Famous Smoke Shows Their Military Support With June's Donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors

Famous Smoke has recently shipped out their monthly donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors. June's cigar shipment came to over 2,700 cigars to our men and women of the military to enjoy while they help protect our freedoms. Operation: Cigars for Warri
MarketWired
added Jul 4, 2016 16:46
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