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[South Carolina] How much does smoking cost over a lifetime? More than you think.

Wallet Hub ranked every U.S. state by the lifetime and annual costs of smoking. South Carolina is eighth from the bottom in the newly released report because of relatively low cigarette and tobacco tax costs, but the overall price tag is still sobering: $
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jan 17, 2017 19:14
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[North Carolina, South Carolina] Study: Lifetime of smoking costs more than $1M

According to a recent Wallethub study, smokers in the Carolinas can save themselves an average of over $1 million by cutting the dangerous habit. The study, which was developed to encourage smokers to quit the habit, calculated the potential monetary lo
NBC6  WCNC-TV (Charlotte, NC)
added Jan 17, 2017 19:13
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[Florida, South Carolina] Ybor's culture, cigars and Cubans a big hit with visiting football fans

all of South Carolina and all Clemson fans — sat at a corner table in Ybor City's Tabanero Cigars as their spouses shopped for stogies. "They wanted to watch football and buy cigars in Tampa since this is where to get them," Paige Graham said. "Hopefull
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Jan 12, 2017 21:59
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[South Carolina] Clemson earned its locker room victory cigars in a Championship classic

It doesn’t matter that Christian Wilkins doesn’t smoke. “I need a cigar,” he half yells, half sings after Clemson’s 35-31 victory over Alabama in a Championship rematch. “I gotta go find me one. I don’t even smoke, but I’m gonna at least put one in my m
SB Nation (portal)
added Jan 12, 2017 21:58
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[South Carolina] Anti-drug group works to educate community about "risks" of e-cigs

The Greenville County Safe Communities Coalition's monthly meeting Thursday focused on educating local leaders about electronic cigarettes. Terry Taylor, manager of Tobacco Education and Prevention with Greenville Family Partnership, presented at the mee
WHNS Fox21 (Greenville, SC)
added Jan 12, 2017 21:57
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[South Carolina] Next year, Charleston public housing to go smoke-free

In Charleston, state health officials already have been conducting educational programs in public housing complexes on the dangers of smoking, and those meetings have been well attended, Charleston Housing Authority Executive Director Don Cameron said.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Dec 26, 2016 16:48
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[South Carolina] Ten years and 31,315 quitters / Tobacco Quitline celebrates 10th anniversary

The South Carolina Tobacco Quitline has turned 10 years old and the Department of Health and Environmental Control highlightED its success on Nov ember 17, 2016 — the day set aside for the Great American Smokeout. The 3rd Thursday of each November marks
Union Daily Times
added Dec 2, 2016 23:02
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[South Carolina] Deep Breaths: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Throwing away the small, nicotine-filled stick could lower your risk of lung cancer. Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined including colon, breast and prostate.
WYFF-TV - Ch. 4 (Greenville, SC)
added Nov 1, 2016 14:44
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[South Carolina] Public housing residents skeptical of smoke-free rule

A proposal to require all public housing properties in the nation to become smoke-free indoors in 2017 is receiving mixed reviews from Spartanburg residents. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development rule would require a ban on all lit smokin
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Sep 29, 2016 18:46
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[South Carolina] Rock Hill enacts smoking ban in public parks

Smokers will no longer be able to light up in public parks, courtesy of a decision Monday by the Rock Hill City Council. In a 4-2 vote, the council approved the second reading and adoption of a proposal that bans smoking, including the use of electronic
Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added Sep 27, 2016 12:00
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