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1 hr ago | WBTV

Commissioners hold public hearing about proposed smoking ban

Commissioners in Mecklenburg County got an earful about the proposal to ban smoking at county buildings, and tobacco products from parks and green ways.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Mecklenburg, NY

1 hr ago | USA Today

CVS stops selling tobacco, offers quit-smoking programs

CVS will stop selling tobacco products in all of its stores and urges other retailers to follow suit.

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Related Topix: Retail, CVS, Medicine, Health, CVS Caremark, University of Kentucky

5 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

Womana s life saved by lung scan

Debbie Kern, 61, of Noblesville, was a smoker of 44 years and received a Low-dose helical CT scan which detected two spots on her lower left lung.

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Related Topix: Noblesville, IN, Health, Lung Cancer

6 hrs ago | CBS Local

Golden Downtown Smoking Ban Will Start Jan. 1

The city enacted to ordinance to make Golden a friendly destination and to help extinguish complaints that smokers disturb patio patrons at restaurants.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

10 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Professor: Being gay is like smoking, so charge LGBT people more for life insurance

Conservative columnist Walter Williams compared LGBT people to smokers and obese people to suggest they should pay more for life insurance .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Gay/Lesbian, Rush Limbaugh, HIV/AIDS

11 hrs ago | University at Buffalo

UB's proven QUIT smoking cessation program makes another offer smokers cannot refuse

"Get a head start on your New Year's resolution to quit smoking and call us today to see if you are eligible for our program.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, Buffalo, NY, SUNY Buffalo, Psychology, Science

13 hrs ago | WFXN-FM Ashland

Ashland No Smoking Policy Changes

County Commissioners have done a bit of clarifying after complaints surfaced about their recently approved resolution banning tobacco use or possession on county owned property which goes into effect on October First.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

17 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

City relooks at smoking regulations: Foster City considers...

After removing two controversial facets of an ordinance aimed at protecting the public from secondhand smoke, the Foster City Council will reconvene Tuesday night to discuss regulations for restaurants and multi-unit residential buildings.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, San Mateo County, CA, Foster City, CA

20 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Lindsay Lohan Seeks Hypnosis to Quit Smoking

Lindsay Lohan has reportedly been undergoing hypnotherapy to help her give up smoking.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Lindsay Lohan, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic)

20 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Chinese airline failed to stop smoking on flight, passengers complain

Passengers on China United Airlines flight 5216 on Saturday said they found people smoking in a toilet as the plane flew from Chengdu to Beijing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, World News, China, Asia,

20 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Alternatives to cigarette smoking may still pose a risk to human health when over-used

Cigarette smoking kills approximately 440,000 Americans each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Protection.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), University of Miami, Dermatology

Mon Sep 01, 2014

NEWS.com.au

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Border Mail

Albury crackdown on smoking in banned areas

Shannon Moscardo , Ian Hardinge and Chris Woutersz at Wagga railway station. Picture: DAILY ADVERTISER NSW Health staff visited Albury train station last week and issued five $300 fines and three cautions to people smoking in banned areas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WBTV

Mecklenburg commissioners to hear from public on smoking ban Tuesday

Mecklenburg County commissioners are scheduled to hear from the public Tuesday about a proposed ban on smoking on government grounds and all tobacco use including electronic cigarettes at county parks, greenways and golf courses.

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Related Topix: Mecklenburg County, NC, Medicine, Health

Salt Lake Tribune

For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young

Biddeford, Maine a A baseball fan took up smoking a century ago and with it acquired another habit: holding onto little cards that bore the faces of baseball's earliest greats.

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Related Topix: Biddeford, ME, Medicine, Health

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Intentions to smoke cigarettes among never-smoking U.S. middle and...

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Examiner.com

LSD and shrooms do not mix well with Disneyland: Part 1

Disneyland has always been a family friendly atmosphere. Walt Disney liked his brand to have a squeaky clean image, even though he himself had flaws.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Walt Disney, Medicine, Health

Newkerala.com

Overweigh teens likelier to pick up smoking

A new study has suggested that overweight or obese teenagers are likelier to become regular smokers as compared to average weight teens.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Teenagers

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ABC News

Blanket smoking ban across ACT's major hospitals

From today the Canberra and Calvary Hospital campuses, as well as National Capital Private Hospital and John James Hospital are all covered by the smoking ban.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Nursing

The Times of Israel

Zapping brain may cure heavy smokers, study finds

A machine that pulses deep regions of the brain with magnetic current may help heavy smokers quit the habit, an Israeli study shows.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Israel, World News, Middle East, Food and Drug Administration

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