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what 2017’s first congressional appropriations deal means for tobacco control

provides money for critical Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state programs and ensures that the Tips From Former Smokers™ campaign will continue. The bill also excludes policy riders intended to erode the Food and Drug Administration’s authorit
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 8, 2017 14:18
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[New York] How to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

most important actions is an inaction: not smoking...every day on the streets of New York I still see young women and teenage girls smoking...a third higher risk of developing invasive breast cancer, and girls who started smoking before age 15 were nearly
New York Times
added May 8, 2017 13:45
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[Colorado] Smoke-free messaging appears on downtown businesses

Students from Sterling's local tobacco coalition Stop Tobacco and Nicotine Dependence (STAND) spent Friday afternoon chalking the windows in downtown Sterling. They participated last year for the 10th Anniversary of the Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act (CCIA
Sterling (CO) Journal-Advocate
added May 7, 2017 20:29
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] 2015 tobacco survey shows cigarette use rising among students aged 13 to 15

Despite a decline in the number of Filipino adult smokers, there has been an increase in the ranks of teen smokers between the ages of 13 and 15 in the past four years. The data was based on the 2015 Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) released last week
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added May 7, 2017 19:59
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[Canada, New York] Smoking when pregnant increases risk of obese kids

A joint study between researchers at Brock University and the State University of New York at Buffalo found that babies exposed to cigarette smoke in the womb were gaining weight faster than they should have by the time they were two years old, said Dani
St. Catharines (ON) Standard (ca)
added May 7, 2017 19:59
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[UK] Council tenants ‘must stop smoking’

Smoking should be banned in new council houses to protect children, a public health chief has said. Tenants would be required to sign an agreement not to smoke in new local authority or housing association homes. Smoking in cars carrying children has b
Times Of London (uk)
added May 7, 2017 19:40
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[New Zealand] Nadine Higgins: Getting steaming mad at smoking drivers

when I pulled up to the lights in my home town last summer and saw the adults in a neighbouring car were all merrily smoking away despite having a tiny wee baby cocooned in the back seat, that rule went out the window – along with a few terse words about
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 7, 2017 19:39
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[UK] Smoking should be banned in council housing, public health chief says

“Housing associations and councils are looking at smoke-free housing buildings. Where children are involved I think there is a real case for it,” Dr John Middleton, president of the Faculty of Public Health, told The Sunday Times. Dr Middleton said he b
The Independent (uk)
added May 7, 2017 19:28
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Number of young smokers on the rise — survey

Despite a decline in the number of Filipino adult smokers, younger smokers aged 13 to 15 went up in the past four years. This was according to the 2015 Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) released on Friday by the Department of Health’s Epidemiology Bure
Cebu Daily News (ph)
added May 5, 2017 21:03
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Iceland’s Own Vaporware

Iceland’s Minister of Health, Óttarr Proppé... his first legislative act in his capacity as Minister of Health has been to introduce a bill regulating the sale and use of e-cigarettes....stands likely to go the way of so many other legislative efforts of
Reykjavik Grapevine (is)
added May 5, 2017 21:01
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