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1 hr 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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

5 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.


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

8 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.


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

8 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.


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

8 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.


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

Mon Sep 01, 2014

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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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


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.


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.


Related Topix: Biddeford, ME, Medicine, Health


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

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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.


Related Topix: Drugs, Walt Disney, Medicine, Health

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.


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.


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.


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

Washington Examiner

Report faults New York's anti-smoking plan

The Cancer Action Network at the American Cancer Society analyzed the state's efforts to combat cancer through screenings, tobacco taxes, smoking bans and restrictions on tanning booths.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society

College students sound off over new smoking ban

College students said they are upset over new state legislation Governor Pat Quinn recently signed into law banning smoking on public college campuses.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pat Quinn, US Governors, Illinois, Chicago State University, Marquette University

Wigan Today

Cigarette blaze

FIRE chiefs have warned against smoking in bed after three people were led to safety after a cigarette burnt out.


Related Topix: Fire, Medicine, Health

BBC News

E-cig liquid 'potentially harmful'

Inside Out bought four liquid refills and sent them to a laboratory for testing.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sat Aug 30, 2014

My Edmonds

Snohomish Health District seeks public comment on changes to Smoking in Public law

T he Snohomish Health District is seeking preliminary public comment on a proposal to adopt and amend the state Smoking in Public Places law.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical News

Youth who have used e-cigarettes are more likely to try conventional cigarettes

A recent study by a Georgia State University scientist and her colleagues with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that youth who have never even touched a regular tobacco cigarette -- but have ever used e-cigarettes -- are more likely to report that they may try conventional cigarettes.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Education Etc., Medicine, Health, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic)