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[South Carolina] No more smoking in grandstands at Speedway, Dragway, or Dirt Track

Charlotte Motor Speedway has just announced that smoking would no longer be allowed in the grandstands or concourses areas on any of its property. "Smoking is still allowed at CMS, but for 2013 the grandstands and concourses will be smoke free," Speedway
WIS TV NBC (Columbia, SC)
added Feb 22, 2013 12:36

Cancer Kills Nigerian Celebrities

things such as ultraviolet and ionizing radiation; chemical carcinogens, such as asbestos, components of tobacco smoke, food and drinking water contaminants as well as infections from certain viruses, bacteria or parasites could cause it. ... Sam Ojebode, (ng)
added Feb 21, 2013 13:31

[Europe] How Johan Cruyff quit smoking to save his life and help create today's legendary Barcelona

Thanks to Cruyff's positivity and his ability to kick cigarettes into touch, Barcelona fans are currently enjoying perhaps the finest club side in the history of the game. Hard to imagine now that those dreams almost went up in a puff of smoke.
added Feb 21, 2013 17:41

Boris Becker to headline Cuba cigar festival

Retired German tennis great Boris Becker, pictured here on February 9, 2013, will headline the XV Habanos Festival, an event in Cuba designed to promote cigars and tobacco use, organizers …more said Tuesday less
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 20, 2013 08:17

[Missouri, Nebraska] Business of a Smoking Ban, Part II

Finally, after six different amendments to the ordinance, Lincoln went 100 percent smoke-free indoors. "The sales came back strongly and actually have exceeded what some of the expectations would be," Halstead says.
KQTV St.JoeChannel (St. Joseph, MO)
added Feb 18, 2013 21:49

[India] Doctors take out car rally against smoking

KANPUR: The doctors organized a car rally on Sunday to highlight ill-effects of cigarette smoking. The doctors also arranged nukkad natak at two places in Bithoor area for the locals. The rally was flagged off by Indian Medical Association (IMA) presiden
Times of India
added Feb 18, 2013 10:48

[Kentucky] Governor Beshear and Basketball Star Derek Anderson Join Hundreds of Kentuckians to Push for Comprehensive Statewide Smoke-Free Workplace Law

overnor Steve Beshear and former UK and NBA Basketball great Derek Anderson spoke to hundreds of Kentuckians from across the state who gathered in the Capitol Rotunda to urge the General Assembly to pass HB 190 - a comprehensive smoke-free law that will c
PR Newswire
added Feb 14, 2013 19:51

Pfeifer: Electronic-cigarette ads on television should end

The FDA needs to provide regulatory guidance to prevent ads like the spot for electronic cigarettes that ran during this year's Super Bowl
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Feb 10, 2013 11:19

[Arizona] E-cigarette commercial during Super Bowl has lung association officials fuming

The president of the local chapter of the American Lung Association said the commercial featuring NJOY’s King cigarette sends a dangerous message because these electronic cigarettes look like real cigarettes and may harm smokers even though they don’t co
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Feb 8, 2013 12:40

[UK-Scotland] Pub closure blamed on rising prices and smoking ban

The once-thriving social hub has fallen victim to the recession with a dwindling customer base being blamed on rising brewery prices and the smoking ban. Diane Crolla, who has ran the pub for 24 years and captained the women’s darts team, said: “The pub
The Scotsman (uk)
added Feb 2, 2013 12:49
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