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slim and stylish: how tobacco companies hooked women by “feminizing” cigarettes

For years, Philip Morris offered promotions for its Virginia Slims cigarettes... For more on how tobacco companies have targeted women, read about the industry’s marketing strategy of using women’s equality struggles to sell cigarettes.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
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How smoking seriously affects surfing

smoking's ill effects on a surfer's body - from stamina to life expectancy - can't responsibly be overlooked. And the truth is you could improve your wave riding skills so much by quitting that burning those last cigarettes would seem in hindsight like th
SurferToday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2017 17:48
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[UK] Junior football club first in North Lincolnshire to ban smoking on touchline

A SCUNTHORPE junior football club is believed to be the first in North Lincolnshire to introduce a total smoking ban at its ground. Park Tigers JFC will implement the ban tomorrow (Friday, March 31) and prohibit smoking anywhere at Charles Le Quelenec P
Scunthorpe Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 22:24
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Tokyo 2020 main stadium to be completely smoke-free: Japan Sport Council

The new national stadium being planned for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics is to be completely smoke-free, with no smoking rooms, it was learned from the Japan Sport Council (JSC) on March 30.
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:06
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[Florida] 'Please don't smoke here' signs posted in Collier

They are being placed at ball fields and playgrounds at every park in the county. Florida law states you can't ban someone from smoking outside in public areas, so the county and the health department are calling this a suggestion. “I like that it's at
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Mar 31, 2017 01:56
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Brian Oldfield, Shot-Putting Superstar, Dies at 71

he had heart and lung problems and diabetes. Oldfield brought a fresh approach to shot-putting. Between throws he sometimes puffed on a cigarette.
New York Times
added Mar 31, 2017 01:49
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On Opening Day, Nearly Half of Major League Stadiums Will Be Tobacco-Free – MLB Cities Need to Finish the Job for Our Kids

Nearly half the Major League stadiums (14 of 30) will be completely tobacco-free as a result of state and local laws. In addition, the new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) reached last year between players and owners prohibits new MLB players from u
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:36
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[Pennsylvania] Ridley OKs smoking ban in township parks and fields

With the approval of Ordinance No.2029 by the commissioners at their March meeting, township parks and athletic fields will now be tobacco free. “Tobacco-free parks provide children with a clean and healthy place to play, as discarded tobacco waste makes
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Mar 30, 2017 16:17
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[Florida] Butt out: 'Please don't smoke' signs going up at ballfields

Tobacco Free Collier has joined forces with the Blue Zones Project to reduce kids’ exposure to secondhand smoke at parks and ballfields operated around the county, said Robert Ostbye, the tobacco prevention specialist overseeing the program at the Florid
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Mar 31, 2017 01:52
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Sarah Silverman A Match For ‘Battle Of The Sexes’

is set to play Gladys Heldman. She was the founder of World Tennis magazine; she supported Billie Jean King and other female players who formed the Virginia Slims Tour in the early 1970s that was the precursor of today’s WTA Tour. She is a member of the I
Deadline Hollywood
added Jul 11, 2017 18:44
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