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Key dates in tobacco fight since smoking report

1972: Airlines told to provide no-smoking sections. 1987: Aspen, Colo., becomes first U.S. city to ban smoking in restaurants. 1988: Smoking banned on short domestic airline flights. 1998: Forty-six states reach $206 billion settlement with cigarette
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2014 13:25

[Arizona] Carmona owned, but has divested, mutual funds with cigarette stocks

Carmona's campaign told The Arizona Republic that Carmona has a broker who picks and manages his investments for him and that Carmona was unaware of the cigarette-related stocks until his financial information was gathered to include on the personal fina
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 1, 2012 17:15

[Florida] Fla. Appeals Court Reverses $13M Smoking Death Verdict

ruling that a lower court erred by allowing several surgeon general's reports on cigarettes into evidence at trial ...agreed with the tobacco companies that the reports were inadmissible hearsay and remanded the case for a new trial of the claims brought
added Sep 1, 2017 01:20

FACING ADDICTION IN AMERICA: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health (PDF)

chapters in the Report review the science associated with the major substance...Tobacco, also an addictive substance, is mentioned only briefly, because problems...have been covered extensively in other Surgeon General’s Reports.14-16,100-103
added Nov 18, 2016 00:27

Surgeon General’s Report on Tobacco Has a New Target: E-Cigarettes

They're popular, but public health agencies have yet to rule on whether they're a safe alternative to traditional cigarettes
TIME Magazine
added Jan 18, 2014 22:59

Fifty Years of Smoking in Two Charts

Percentage of Americans Who Smoke 1964-2011 / The Price of a Pack of Cigarettes 1964-2011
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jan 17, 2014 17:58

Tobacco Myths Continue Half-Century After Landmark U.S. Report

Still, lung cancer remains the number one cancer killer and the leading preventable cause of death in the United States," Dr. Lewis Foxhall, vice president for health policy at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, said in a center
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 14, 2013 14:52

Anti-Vaping Surgeon General Has Been Abruptly Replaced

When Murthy’s report was issued, Norquist’s powerful foundation Americans for Tax Reform called on Trump to fire the surgeon general. Norquist made headlines back in February when he said, “I think that the next election, at the presidential level, and a
added Apr 22, 2017 23:53

Surgeon General Calls Out Atlanta Airport’s Smoking Lounges

A tweet, posted by Dr. Vivek Murthy, shows him standing in front of an airport smoking lounge sign. His face is stoic. His thumb points down. The tweet reads:"#MadMen ended, and this should, too. World's busiest airport can be its healthiest. Make #ATL a
WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added May 19, 2015 08:48

WARNER/POLLACK: The Nicotine Fix

America’s cigarette addiction may seem to be mostly over. But low-income Americans continue to smoke—and die—at alarming rates. A radical new strategy could help them quit once and for all... This mixed-modality tobacco-control regulatory strategy would
The Atlantic Monthly
added Nov 13, 2014 14:58
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