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CDC Reports Adult Smoking Fell to Record Low 15.1 Percent in 2015 – Bold Action Needed to Finish the Job

These remarkable results are a testament to the effectiveness of evidence-based strategies...Thanks to the Tips campaign, as well as campaigns by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Truth Initiative aimed at youth and young adults, the U.S. curren
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 25, 2016 03:22
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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

And smoke is smoke, as the organization sees a new bill that would allow California landlords to ban or restrict medical marijuana smoking — just as a state law let them do with tobacco in 2012. “Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxi
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 24, 2016 15:45
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[Australia] Victoria to treat e-cigarettes the same as tobacco products

Under-18s will be banned from buying the electronic smoking devices as part of new legislation to be introduced into parliament next week
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added May 23, 2016 20:47
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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

“Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxins and carcinogens found in directly inhaled marijuana smoke,” Alvarado says. A new study by researchers from the University of California–San Francisco suggests that exposure to secondhand marij
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 23, 2016 19:15
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[UK] Shane Watson: the new Vaping etiquette

What I never expected in a million years was to become a social pariah like never before. Because that’s what we vapers are. Slightly worse than smokers... I have some sympathy with the vape haters because we vapers are completely out of control. We will
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 23, 2016 17:35
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[UK] First minister dismisses e-cigs ban plan in health bill

Plans to ban e-cigarettes in some public places will be dropped from Wales' public health bill, the first minister has said. It failed to pass on the last day of the previous assembly after opposition from Plaid Cymru.
BBC Online
added May 23, 2016 15:56
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[California] Sonoma may stub out outdoor smoking

It’s an ashtray. If customers dining on the front patio of the Swiss Hotel want to smoke a cigarette or a cigar, there is nothing to stop them from lighting up. Unlike many other cities, Sonoma is a bit of an outlier, with no rules restricting outdoor
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added May 23, 2016 15:37
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[Tennessee] The only one who voted FOR smoking at Ascend Amphitheater

His grandfather handed him a Marlboro and a brass Zippo lighter when he was 9. Robert Swope has been smoking ever since. And the freshman Metro councilman doesn’t apologize for it.
The Tennessean
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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[UK-Wales] E-cigarettes curb removed from Welsh health bill

The Public Health (Wales) Bill aimed to restrict the use of nicotine-inhaling devices in places such as schools, restaurants and cafes as well as on public transport. But the contentious legislation was defeated by just one vote in the Welsh Assembly –
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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[Nevada] MULLEN: The Village Idiot: Smoking in the boys room

I haven’t had a cigarette in 25 years, but I remember smoking on airplanes, in airports, in elevators, in movie theaters, at restaurants and at ball games. I think some churches even had smoking sections. This was a good 20 years after the “Mad Men” era
Elko (NV) Daily Free Press
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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