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[North Carolina] VIDEO: NC Mom, 20, Arrested After Her Shocking Video Of Baby Daughter Smoking Goes Viral

After a video of an infant smoking a small cigar went viral on social media, a concerned citizen helped make sure the culprit was brought to justice. Rightfully so, the disturbing clip sparked outrage, and ended up receiving over 1.5 million views. With
Hollywood Life (blog)
added Mar 27, 2018 15:04
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[Illinois] Aurora to vote on raising tobacco age to 21

The city of Aurora is set to vote on raising the age limit to 21 for people to buy tobacco products in the city. Illinois law prohibits anyone age 17 and younger from buying or possessing tobacco of any kind, and state lawmakers are considering a proposa
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 23, 2018 21:32
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Congressional Spending Deal Protects Kids and Boosts Tobacco Prevention Efforts

The omnibus appropriations bill now before Congress puts the health of America’s kids ahead of the special interests of the tobacco industry. The bill leaves out provisions pushed by tobacco companies that would have greatly weakened U.S. Food and Drug A
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 23, 2018 19:38
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Austrian MPs vote to drop smoking ban

At a tumultuous session of parliament, opposition MPs accused the government of “betraying” Austrian children and “voting for death”...MPs voted to raise the minimum age for buying cigaretted from 16 to 18 and introduced stiff fines of up to €1,000 (£870
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 15:19
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[West Virginia] Letter: Vaping stores support sensible regulation (Daily Mail)

I’m both a parent and a person who works in the vaping industry. I wish to let people know that we in the vaping industry do not want teens to pick up or use vaping products. Vaping is a harm reducing alternative to smoking that been a great help to my
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Mar 23, 2018 15:05
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Many teenage tobacco users deny tobacco use

Teens who use one or more forms of tobacco may not perceive themselves as tobacco users, with more than half of e-cigarette users denying their tobacco use status, according to research published in Pediatrics. Additionally, despite the understanding th
Healio.com
added Mar 23, 2018 14:59
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[Asia, Hong Kong] E-cigarette use soars in HK in short time span

more citizens have tried electronic smoking devices, including electronic cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco products, compared to a survey in 2015. The number of daily e-cigarette users was 5,700 persons in 2017, while no significant number was record
Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Mar 23, 2018 14:58
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[Asia] Tobacco Use Among Women – An Increasing Concern in India

According to studies, India now has 12.1 million women smokers and only lags behind the United States in this segment. While an average male smokes 6.1 cigarettes a day, a woman smokes an average of 7 cigarettes per day! And this is only the tip of the
The Quint (in)
added Mar 22, 2018 16:02
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[North Carolina] Police: Mom arrested after video of smoking baby goes viral

A video of an infant smoking a small cigar set off outrage on social media that helped North Carolina authorities identify and arrest the mother. A version of the video that's received 1.5 million views was posted by a user who urged the mother's arrest.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2018 15:19
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VIDEO: Perfect Storm: Smoking Rises in African Youth

The number of young people who smoke is on the rise in sub-Saharan Africa while rate of take-up of the deadly habit by youth is falling in Europe and North America. Africa’s tobacco trend was a key issue of concern for experts at the recent World Confere
BBC Online
added Mar 23, 2018 15:21
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