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Former NFL Linebacker Launches Third Annual Super Bowl Challenge to Raise Lung Cancer Awareness and Research Dollars

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and former NFL linebacker and international health care advocate, Chris Draft, is marking the occasion by kicking off Team Draft's third annual Lung Cancer Survivors Super Bowl Challenge. This unique fund raising c
PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2016 17:04
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[Asia-pacific] Politician pushing to double price of cigarettes in Japan by start of 2020 Olympics

With Japanese public opinion also gradually becoming more critical of second-hand smoke, some legislators are arguing that now is as good a time as any to begin transitioning to stricter regulations and anti-smoking measures. The Ministry of Health, Labo
Japan Today
added Oct 29, 2016 14:55
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Florida Lawmaker Offers Measure to Make Baseball Tobacco-Free

St. Pete City Council Vice Chair Darden Rice (District 4) today announced plans to introduce an ordinance to eliminate the use of smokeless tobacco products at all sports venues in St. Petersburg (including The Trop), both to set the right example for Ame
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 19, 2016 21:00
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Check out photos, videos of Alabama players celebrating with victory cigars

. It is against NCAA rules to smoke the cigars in the locker room but the winning team annually accepts the penalty as part of the tradition.
AL.com
added Oct 16, 2016 16:20
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[Alabama] Not just blowing smoke: Victory cigars big part of rivalry

The NCAA doesn’t make having the cigar tradition easy for either school, prohibiting both the “extra benefit” of the school or a school representative/booster actively providing the cigars, as well as forbidding any tobacco products in the locker room.
Decatur (AL) Daily
added Oct 14, 2016 18:06
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[Asia] Japan looks to totally ban smoking at public facilities ahead of Olympics

health ministry has proposed a total ban on smoking at public facilities including central and local government office buildings, hospitals and other medical institutions, and schools to help prevent passive smoking in the run-up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Oct 13, 2016 17:24
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[Asia, Japan] Health ministry unveils draft proposal to crack down on secondhand smoke ahead of 2020 Olympics

Under a draft proposal the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry compiled Wednesday, smoking will be completely banned indoors at public facilities such as stadiums, government offices and welfare institutions. At schools and medical facilities where minors
Japan Times (jp)
added Oct 13, 2016 17:24
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Former New York Jets Player Opens Harlem Hookah Lounge

Harlem Hookah... the brainchild of former New York Jets player Stephen Bowen...said he opened the lounge with his wife Tiffany to add more to the hookah scene uptown...“We repeatedly saw many Harlemites at hookah locations downtown." “Finally, after a de
DNAinfo
added Oct 12, 2016 22:49
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[District of Columbia] City Council Approves Tobacco-Free Baseball in Nation's Capital

The D.C. City Council today approved an ordinance ending the use of all tobacco products – including smokeless tobacco like chew, dip and snuff – at all organized sporting events within the city, including at Nationals Park.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 11, 2016 21:28
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[UK] Tobacco sponsors may support snooker abroad

may be considering sponsoring snooker tournaments abroad to get round the BBC... BBC is tied by the advertising rules of the countries in which events are filmed...Mexican Grand Prix, for example, will be screened complete with advertisements for Marlboro
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 16:58
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