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TOBACCO NATION: WHERE AMERICANS SMOKE, DIP AND DIE TRYIN’ / Who's Still Smoking? State-by-State Analysis of U.S. Tobacco Use

We combed through the latest CDC data for interesting and surprising patterns of tobacco use in the U.S. ...Would you have guessed that Maine loves cigars more than anywhere ...Kentucky...highest rate of smoking-attributable deaths (371 per 100,000 peopl
Vocativ
added Oct 30, 2014 14:41
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[Vermont] Public-Housing Agencies Crack Down on Lighting Up

the WHA joins a growing number of public-housing agencies in Vermont and across the country that have banned smoking inside their properties. It may seem like an obvious and uncontroversial step; Vermont's first such law, which banned smoking from the wo
Seven Days (Burlington, VT)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:49
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[Delaware] Williams order expands smoking ban

Mayor Dennis P. Williams went against the stance taken by City Council earlier this month when he signed an order Wednesday that enacts a smoking ban in all city parks, public plazas, playgrounds and transit facilities.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Oct 30, 2014 13:29
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TEHRANI: Hold Your Breath No Longer — Good News From the Tobacco Industry

Fortunately for Reynolds’ nonsmoking employees, they soon won’t have to play the “Dodge the Smoke” game in their offices. So kudos to Reynolds American. It appears the cigarette-maker is giving its workers a breather in hopes of promoting a healthy work
Workforce Management Magazine
added Oct 30, 2014 13:28
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[Pennsylvania] Pa. legislation targets secondhand smoke loopholes

“We are urging the general public to contact their legislator to amend [the state antismoking] law to extend it to casinos and bars, which currently have waivers,” Ms. Petrow said. “But at this point I think it’s an uphill battle. It simply is a low prio
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Oct 30, 2014 13:23
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Pennsylvania’s Secondhand Smoke Loopholes; Dangerous Highway Guardrails?

Anti-smoking advocates say that loopholes in Pennsylvania’s workplace smoking ban are exposing employees who work in bars and casinos to harmful secondhand smoke. Legislation to close those loopholes is stuck in a state committee
GOVEXEC.com
added Oct 30, 2014 13:22
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[UK] E-cigarette sellers in York say smoking bans won’t harm business

TRADERS selling controversial e-cigarettes in York claim a ban on smoking the devices inside pubs and restaurants would not impact their businesses. Shops dedicated to selling the cigarette substitute opened up in the city when they became a popular way
York Press (uk)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:19
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[UK] D-MYST teenagers and Luciana Berger MP support launch of Smokefree Cars campaign

Young anti-smoking campaigners in Liverpool and Wavertree MP Luciana Berger are backing a new campaign to discourage people from smoking in cars when children are passengers.
Click Liverpool (uk)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:17
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Russian Parliament Considers Revising Smoking Ban in Airports, Train Stations

revising the country’s anti-smoking laws, which would reintroduce smoking rooms and special outdoor smoking areas in the country’s airports and train stations, Rossiyskaya Gazeta has reported.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Oct 29, 2014 13:18
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[UK-Scotland] Health inequality ‘Scotland’s greatest challenge’

coupled with decisive action to address alcohol consumption, reduce smoking rates, encourage active living, healthy eating, and promote positive mental health.”
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 29, 2014 10:02
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