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[Missouri] LETTER: Ban e-cigarettes in indoor public places

I write as a concerned St. Louis resident, consistently disgusted at the fact that I am offered an e-cigarette every time I pass by Supreme Nicotine, a kiosk in the center of the Galleria mall. Not only am I offered an e-cigarette, I am forced to breathe
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 4, 2012 11:04
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Kids inhale smoke more than parents realize

Reuters
added May 17, 2012 13:29
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[Canada] Support A Smoke Free Nunavut! Ban Smoking in Multi-Dwelling Housing and Save Our Children!

AMAZING! 102 signatures online!!! I have been collecting signatures around town too! So far collected 84 around Iqaluit. I will be collecting more in the coming weeks. Please continue to pass this petition to your friends, colleagues, family, place of bu
The Petition Site
added Apr 13, 2015 11:53
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Kh'LEEH: Morocco keeps welcoming the ‘influenza’ of cigarettes

it is obviously prohibited to smoke in most public places. However, most Moroccans refuse to abide by this law. Public health is deteriorating, while the government has been lenient in enforcing this law. By failing to enforce the law as written, the gov
Morocco World News (ma)
added Jun 3, 2014 11:55
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[Washington] Editorial: E-cigarette nontax status contingent on FDA ruling

E-cigarettes look like a tempting candidate for sin-tax treatment, but it’s too soon to impose a levy. Speedy resolution of vaping’s health implications by the FDA cannot come too soon for budget writers counting on a new source of revenue.
The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 8, 2014 22:49
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Smokers Ban Home Smoking When They See Dangers to Their Kids

Smokers were twice as likely to strictly enforce a smoke-free home policy if they recognized the dangers posed to their children by residues left behind from smoking, according to a study published online March 3 in Pediatrics.
Medical Tribune
added Mar 4, 2014 16:49
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[Canada] Chianello: When the privacy of your own home gets trumped

It comes down to weighing the rights of the individual versus the rights of the many. And that’s not an easy balancing act. .... Poirier said, “We understand that it is difficult and sensitive.” It certainly is. Difficult, sensitive and unsettling.
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:19
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Third-hand smoke can be a killer

For the first time a major study has proven that third-hand smoke causes significant damage to our DNA, and becomes even more harmful over time.
Health 24 (za)
added Jul 9, 2013 12:48
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[Cyprus] Up to one in three teens smoke

WITH THE latest statistics showing that up to one in three secondary school students in Cyprus are smokers, the health ministry and the police are launching an anti-smoking campaign. “Smoking is the only cause of death that is preventable in the world t
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Nov 17, 2012 18:30
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[New York] Clearing the smoke at hookah parlors

The City Council’s Committee on Health last Thursday heard testimony on four pieces of legislation, including one that would add nontobacco shisha to the city’s Smoke-Free Air Act, but would allow existing hookah bars to continue operating as long as the
Queens (NY) Chronicle
added Mar 4, 2016 01:51
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