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[Iraq, Mid-east, Syria] ISIS SLAVERS SELL GIRLS FOR ‘PACK OF CIGARETTES’

The UN envoy on sexual violence, Zainab Bangura...said that young girls are routinely abducted by Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria and then sold in slave markets “for as little as a pack of cigarettes.”
breitbart.com
added Jun 9, 2015 16:28
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Dr. Manny: Are e-cigarettes safe during pregnancy?

Now, back to the question I get from patients every day: Are e-cigarettes safe? The overwhelming answer is: No, they are not safe. E-cigarettes still expose your unborn child to nicotine, which we know is one of the main toxins implicated in placental
Fox News
added May 30, 2015 15:27
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Surveys in 22 Countries Underscore Scope of the Tobacco Epidemic and Urgent Need for Action

Tobacco use surveys conducted in low- and middle-income countries underscore the severity and scope of the global tobacco epidemic and should spur strong action by nations to reduce tobacco use and save lives. The results of the Global Adult Tobacco Surv
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 30, 2015 12:50
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[UK] Pregnant warders must beware smoking prisoners ($$)

Pregnant prison officers have been banned from working on jail wings because of risks from passive smoking... Officials are concerned that unless action is taken to reduce the risks to staff, the service could face claims for damages from female officers
Times Of London (uk)
added May 5, 2015 09:08
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CVS/pharmacy Kicks Off In-Store Fundraising Campaign to Benefit American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE

LUNG FORCE campaign dedicated to raising awareness that lung cancer kills more women than any other cancer... "An important part of our decision to stop selling tobacco products was our dedication to helping people on their path to better health. Our part
PR Newswire
added May 4, 2015 14:36
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Inequities in Workplace Secondhand Smoke Exposure Among Nonsmoking Women of Reproductive Age

Nine percent of women reported workplace secondhand smoke exposure. Prevalence decreased with increasing age, education, and earnings. Workplace secondhand smoke exposure was associated with chemical exposure (
American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 26, 2015 12:55
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Want to quit smoking? Steer clear of beautiful women, study finds

smokers who want to quit the habit should refrain from viewing photos of attractive women, since this could put them in an immediate-gratification state of mind, leading to reduced self-control over smoking, according to a research paper by a Taiwanese sc
Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:10
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E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

Nicotine exposure from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents, suggests a new review of nicotine's effects. Animal experiments have shown that exposure to nicotine can harm
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 27, 2015 12:13
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[UK] Know someone who smokes during pregnancy? Show them this

a study of women found that babies of those who smoke actually move their mouths and touch themselves significantly more than those carried by non-smokers. The study only involved 20 mothers, four of whom smoked an average of 14 cigarettes a day, but res
Metro Café (uk)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:13
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] MGA BABAE NAMAN | Women next target of tobacco companies - anti-smoking activist

In the view of Engr. Emer Rojas, president of New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP), now that they are no longer allowed to tag cigar sticks as “low tar” or “light” because it is false and misleading, the tobacco companies have resorted to creat
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Mar 8, 2015 15:12
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