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New York Today: Making It Official

On this day, in 1908...City Council passed the Sullivan Ordinance, which...made it illegal for anyone managing or owning “a public place” allow women to smoke...vetoed two weeks later by Mayor woman did get arrested...Katie Mulcahey.
New York Times
added Jan 21, 2016 15:38

[UK] YouTube Music Videos 'Pose Health Risk To Teens'

British teenagers are being exposed to a high level of tobacco and alcohol images in online music videos, experts warn. Research from the University of Nottingham suggests girls aged between 13 and 15 are the most exposed.
Sky News (uk)
added Jan 15, 2016 13:08

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Lung cancer can hit Asian women who don't smoke

Local doctors have long known that those with a history of smoking - typically men - run a high risk of getting lung cancer. But they have increasingly noticed an unsettling trend here - a sizeable proportion of their patients are Asian, female and have
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 15, 2016 01:48

Merilyn Blue Slims Cigarettes

a high quality slim cigarette with mild flavor and rich fragrance made of tobacco leaves that have been toasted. The elegant design corresponds to women with high-defined individuality which are driven by the desire of seduction... a glamorous smoking exp
added Jan 14, 2016 19:11


FDA has determined that the website,, offers for sale or distributes cigarette tobacco and/or roll-your-own... A tobacco product with a label, labeling, or advertising that uses the descriptor “light,” “mild,” “low,” or a simi
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 14, 2016 19:06

[Asia, India] Smoking hot! Smuggled foreign cigarettes biz makes a killing

now stands at a whopping 21%...Reasons for this phenomenal growth: assurance of a 100% profit on every 'deal' coupled with the steep rise in demand for these 'light' and 'flavoured' smokes - especially among women, say experts. To add to that is the count
Times of India
added Jan 14, 2016 12:58

stress cited as top barrier to quitting for young adult smokers

“Reasons To Quit And Barriers To Quitting Smoking In U.S. Young Adults” published in the journal Family Practice. Women, daily smokers, and people who tried to quit in the past year were more likely to cite stress as a barrier to quitting smoking, acco
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 12, 2016 01:02

Cancer statistics, 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Researchers recently estimated that tobacco control efforts adopted in the wake of the first Surgeon General's report on smoking and health in 1964 have resulted in 8 million fewer premature smoking-related deaths, one-third of which are due to cancer.[55
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
added Jan 9, 2016 12:27

[New York] Lung cancer isn't limited to smokers

Former Chief Judge Judith Kaye's death from lung cancer Thursday highlights a key misconception... Radon gas, air pollution, secondhand smoke and cancer-causing materials in some workplaces are also known causes. Older non-smokers are at higher risk than
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jan 9, 2016 11:39

[Asia-pacific, Japan] Babies of women who smoke born 100 grams lighter: study

The results of the survey, the first large-scale nationwide study of its kind in Japan, prompted one researcher to warn that babies born with a low birth weight were at future risk of obesity and heart disease. Smoking during pregnancy is said to lower
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 8, 2016 22:16
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