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[Australia] Challenge to quit smoking ahead of Everest trek

SIMONE Preston is determined her 2013 will be smoke-free - but she knows it won't be easy. Nor will a 16-day trek to Mount Everest Base Camp she and a friend will reward themselves with when they both stop smoking.
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Dec 31, 2012 09:31
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The Running Doc: Secondhand smoke is harmful to all, and runners shouldn’t be silent around friends that smoke

So runners, unite. Don't be passive when around friends who smoke. They are harming you as well as themselves and others.
New York Daily News
added Dec 31, 2012 17:42
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[Pakistan] Beware of smoking at public places

The reason is that the city administration, which was earlier lenient with the violators of Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-Smokers Health Ordinance, will be cracking down on smoking at restricted places from tomorrow (Monday). The crackdown
The News (pk)
added Dec 31, 2012 10:24
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Josh Hamilton Blames His Playoff Slump On Quitting Chewing Tobacco

Hamilton confirmed to "The Dan Patrick Show" that it was indeed his attempt to quit chewing tobacco that caused his slump down the stretch and in the playoffs. When asked about his poor second-half (.259, 16 HR) and his abysmal performance during A.L. W
Business Insider
added Dec 22, 2012 12:32
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[Ohio] Columbus could make parks tobacco-free zones

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is considering a policy that would create tobacco-free areas at city-run facilities. The department is looking to eliminate the use of tobacco products -- that includes cigarettes as well as smokeless product
This Week Newspapers (Worthington, OH)
added Dec 20, 2012 06:08
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[UK] Owen Farrell tragedy: Great uncle of England rugby star is battered to death over a cigarette on Father's Day

Mr Farrell told Horner he had no cigarettes and tried to walk on but was punched in the face causing him to fall and hit his head on the kerb.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 12, 2012 16:18
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Game on for Millions of Smokers Across EU as European Commission and FC Barcelona Launch 'Quit Smoking With Barça'

The campaign, a joint initiative of the European Commission and FC Barcelona uses a unique, science-based approach to help those who love life, Barça and football to quit smoking for good. The latest innovation of the European Commission's successful "E
PR Newswire
added Dec 1, 2012 11:49
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[Hong Kong] SALLAY: Left Field: Tobacco sponsor ban has hurt sports over the years

Legislation banning tobacco advertising was full of merit but it is sports, tennis in particular, that has paid the price
South China Morning Post
added Nov 25, 2012 11:54
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[Nebraska] Omaha pool hall's ticket adds fuel to smoking ban fight

LINCOLN -- An Omaha pool hall that was ticketed for allowing a customer to smoke will fight the citation as part of its ongoing crusade against Nebraska's smoking ban. On the evening of Nov. 10, Omaha police wrote two tickets at Big John's Billiards, 98
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Nov 22, 2012 15:58
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[Nebraska] Judge refuses to find Omaha pool hall in contempt of smoking ban

A Lincoln judge on Tuesday refused to find an Omaha pool hall in contempt for allegedly defying the statewide smoking ban. Contempt did not exist because there had been no judge's request for the pool hall to ignore.
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 21, 2012 04:24
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