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[Asia-pacific] Tobacco use kills 2 each minute in Western Pacific Region: WHO

"Of the World Health Organization's six regions, the Western Pacific Region has the greatest number of smokers, the highest rates of male smoking prevalence, and the fastest increase in tobacco uptake by women and young people," the WHO said.
Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 10, 2014 13:44
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[UK] The beauty benefits of quitting smoking

STOPTOBER initiative takes place this month and we think these beauty benefits of quitting smoking may just be the boost you need to say no and quit. Here are six beauty benefits to quitting smoking:
FemaleFirst.co.uk
added Oct 7, 2014 08:42
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[Asia, India] 'Need to act against hookah bars flouting smoke-free norms'

As many as 126 women have been fined for lighting up in public... The State Tobacco Control Department conducted 1,27,330 raids at public places and 2,55,011 raids on public service vehicles during the period and as many as 68,959 men were issued challan
The Hindu Online (in)
added Oct 6, 2014 13:07
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Smoking Marijuana While Breastfeeding

The Doctors weigh in on one mother's controversial decision to continue using medicinal marijuana, even though she is currently breastfeeding.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Sep 21, 2014 23:44
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Fox News Upset Popeye Isn’t Smoking, Thor Is A Woman, And Wonder Woman Is Wearing Pants 9

What has got Fox & Friends all in a tizzy?... Sony Animation officially released some test footage for an upcoming Popeye movie. It’s not completed footage, but one thing that Fox News immediately noticed was that Popeye was missing his pipe and tattoos.
Comicbook.com
added Sep 21, 2014 22:57
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[New Zealand] Rewards for smokers who quit 'insulting'

A $13,000 programme enticing expectant Maori and Pasifika mothers with jewellery and gift vouchers to stop smoking has been slammed as insulting and undignified by critics. But a doctor behind the scheme has defended it, saying two in five Maori women s
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 20, 2014 13:04
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[Turkey] Hitting a high the Ottoman way with tobacco

The nargile (known as the water pipe, hookah, hubbly bubbly, shisha and by other names) is said to have originated in the Persian Empire and then came to the Ottomans during the reign of Yavuz Sultan Selim (r. 1512-1520). The Persians are supposed to hav
Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:36
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[North Carolina] Reynolds boosts female leadership with hiring of PepsiCo executive as next president

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has named a PepsiCo executive, Debra Crew, as its next president, effective Oct. 1, the company said today. Andrew Gilchrist, president and chief commercial officer of R.J. Reynolds, will become an executive vice president with
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 19, 2014 14:55
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[Asia, India] Tobacco Burned Rs 1,171-Cr Hole in TN Pocket

Despite all the anti-tobacco campaigns and hikes in tobacco tax, a study shows that people in Tamil Nadu spent a whopping `1,171 crore as medical expenses due to tobacco use in a year. The report on ‘Economic Burden of Tobacco Related Diseases in Tamil N
New Indian Express (in)
added Sep 14, 2014 11:47
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[Australia] ACON campaign to reduce smoking amongst lesbian women

The NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner has announced ACON will receive funding from the NSW Cancer Institute for a new project aimed at reducing the high rates of smoking among lesbians and same sex attracted women (SSAW).
Gay News Network (au)
added Sep 13, 2014 20:44
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