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WHO targets Samoan children with anti-smoking move

The World Health Organisation says a tobacco control team in Samoa is making the protection of children a priority over the next five years. The WHO's team coordinator for non communicable diseases says Samoa has been chosen as one of several countries
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Feb 4, 2018 19:01
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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: No smoking with kids on board

House of Representatives passed a bill last week that will ban smoking in vehicles with anyone under 19 years old on board... Not smoking in a vehicle occupied by children is just another habit that needs to change, similar to learning not to text while d
Cullman (AL) Times
added Feb 4, 2018 17:26
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RILEY: E-cigarettes are far from harmless

E-cigarettes placed on the market after 2007 have to go through FDA safety checks to enter or stay on the market. Better yet don’t smoke or vape at all.
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:24
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[Pakistan] More Awareness Needed On Tobacco Usage Among Youngsters: Experts

Medical experts on Sunday have expressed serious concern over growing trend of tobacco use among youths, calling for strict implementation of laws relating to sale of cigarettes, Gutka and chaliya. Cancer Specialist Prof Mohammad Zubair Khan, in an inter
Urdu Point (pk)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:10
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[Missouri] Joplin asked to adopt stricter smoking regulations

Eight years after a resident-driven effort failed to persuade Joplin officials to ban smoking in businesses and other public places, another organization has rekindled the cause. Vision Joplin 2022 is aiming to implement two measures: One would raise th
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Feb 4, 2018 17:02
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[UK] Primary school is forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis in the playground as headteacher reports 'inappropriate behaviour' to police

A primary school has been forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis at its gates, triggering criticism of the local police force’s ‘soft’ approach to the drug. Headteacher Pauline Northcott sent out a strongly worded newsletter after reports that
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2018 00:15
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Medical marijuana laws and adolescent use of marijuana and other substances: Alcohol, cigarettes, prescription drugs, and other illicit drugs

The impact of medical marijuana laws (MML) on use of substances other than marijuana ...MML enactment is associated with decreases in marijuana and other drugs in early adolescence in those states. Mechanisms that explain the increase in non-medical pres
Science Direct
added Feb 4, 2018 00:01
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Performance of cigarette susceptibility index among e-cigarette and hookah users

Our findings suggest that use of the susceptibility to smoking index in cross-sectional studies of older adolescents to identify those likely to begin smoking may be inappropriate for those using alternative tobacco products (e.g., e-cigarettes or hookah
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Feb 3, 2018 23:59
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[Oklahoma] Comanche County Makes Strides In Healthy Lifestyles

"We have cheap cigarettes in Oklahoma and that is helping increase the burden of smoking on our state," he said. The direct cost of medical care for smokers in Oklahoma is $1.62 million a year, he said, and $1.72 billion in health expenditures can be li
Lawton (OK) Constitution
added Feb 3, 2018 13:35
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[California] Public Smoking Bans Help Children of Smokers, SDSU Study Finds

Public smoking bans even help the children of smokers, laying to rest a theory that bans force adult smokers to light up more often at home, according to a new study at San Diego State University.
Times of San Diego
added Feb 3, 2018 00:07
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