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[New York] Convenience stores oppose Tobacco 21 law

Elevating the tobacco purchase age is a Swiss-cheese approach to trying to eliminate youth smoking in Allegany County, the New York Association of Convenience Stores said in a statement to The Spectator. “With three neighboring counties still at 18, Pen
Steuben (NY) Courier-Advocate
added Apr 2, 2018 22:45
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[New Mexico] Boys and Girls Club joins campaign to raise awareness of secondhand smoke danger

Officials with the New Mexico Department of Health are collaborating with Boys & Girls Club of New Mexico to promote a secondhand smoke awareness campaign for parents and families, who may be exposing their children and others to unhealthy secondhand smo
Ruidoso (NM) News
added Apr 2, 2018 22:15
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VIDEO: Is your teen 'juuling'? Why parents and doctors are so worried

Doctors are concerned there’s a misconception among teens that e-cigarettes are safe. Smoking e-cigarettes actually delivers cancer-causing chemicals that get into the body — and popular fruity flavors appear to be the worst, researchers reported earlier
Today Show (NBC)
added Apr 2, 2018 17:59
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‘I Can’t Stop’: Schools Struggle With Vaping Explosion

school officials, struggling to control an explosion of vaping among high school and middle school students across the country, fear that the devices are creating a new generation of nicotine addicts.
New York Times
added Apr 2, 2018 17:18
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[Montana] Missoula Children's Museum to move after smoke concerns

believes they have grounds to break their lease agreement... Museum patrons began sending complaints of tobacco smell to the Missoula-County Health Department months ago which led to the Health Board filing a lawsuit against the Fool’s End Cigar Club, loc
KPAX CBS 8 (Missoula, MT)
added Apr 2, 2018 15:35
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Schools and Parents Fight a Juul E-Cigarette Epidemic ($$)

As illicit Juul use sweeps through high schools and middle schools, administrators and parents struggle to stem teens’ access to the vaping device, which delivers a powerful dose of nicotine.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 2, 2018 15:32
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[Africa, Nigeria] Tackling big tobacco’s menace towards a smoke-free generation

He explained that although smoking does not directly cause any known disease, 50 per cent of smokers would die prematurely from a smoking related disease and roughly 14 years earlier. According to him, this is because smoking compromises tobacco users’ i
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Apr 2, 2018 04:46
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[Asia, Pakistan] elimination of third slab on cigarette price proposed

The official said that ministry has raised its concerns on the third slab introduced by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) last year for specific tobacco brands which reduced their price and increased the consumption. “Pakistan is moving towards adopting ‘T
The Nation (pk)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:42
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[Ghana] Ban sale of single sticks of cigarette - NGO

The Vision for Alternative Development (VALD)...has called on the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) to ban the sale of single sticks of cigarette with immediate effect. It said the single sale of the cigarette had encourage
Myjoyonline.com (gh)
added Apr 1, 2018 17:40
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[Ghana] Group Pushes For Ban On Shisha, Sale Of Cigarettes To Children

The Vision for Alternative Development (VALD) is calling on the Ministry of Health and FDA in line with Article 16 of the (FCTC) and the national tobacco control laws and regulations, to ensure that the sale of single sticks of tobacco product is prohibit
Modern Ghana (gh)
added Mar 31, 2018 20:56
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