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3 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut
A ban on smoking went into effect Friday in Manhattan Beach, expanding its existing smoking ban to include e-cigarettes and all public areas.
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8 hrs ago | The Town Talk
The largest-ever study of schizophrenia patients shows that the condition is driven by more than 100 genes - some that were expected, and some that require more research to explain.
9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband on Monday called the massive verdict a message to Big Tobacco, even though she likely won't see much if any of the money.
13 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
The first of 50 cigarette butt recycling receptacles was installed at a downtown intersection Monday.
17 hrs ago | Health.com
Children born to women who smoked during pregnancy appear to have an increased risk of developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder , according to new research.
21 hrs ago | West Australian
Poland will appeal to Europe's top court over a European Union ban on flavoured tobacco products, saying it will be unfairly affected as one of the region's biggest consumers and producers of menthol cigarettes.
As a kid who grew up in violence-racked public housing here, Wanda Verret had no idea what to do when she got pregnant at age 14. She didn't go to the doctor until her sixth month of pregnancy, smoked cigarettes and dropped out of school.
Camel cigarettes, an R.J. Reynolds brand, are seen on display at JJ&F Market in in Palo Alto, Calif.
SMOKEFREE South-West has welcomed the announcement of a consultation on new regulations to make it illegal to smoke in cars with children inside.
Altria Group is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes and certain smokeless products in the U.S. With 50% market share in the U.S. tobacco industry, the company dominates the market.
President Benigno Aquino III's spokesman, Herminio Coloma Jr., said Sunday that the Philippine leader signed the law "to effectively instill health consciousness through graphic health warnings on tobacco products."
Hookah smoking can be just as dangerous as cigarettes, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The newest front in the battle to get people to quit smoking is now electronic cigarettes or otherwise known as vaporizers.
The chairman of Clemson University's board of trustees says the panel won't vote on a plan to ban tobacco use anywhere on campus.
A Florida jury has slammed a tobacco company with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.
After five minutes, a single cigarette burning in a car generates a higher concentration of smoke than can be found many bar rooms, and that's no environment for a child, British lawmakers say.
In a new study, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, find a link between suicide rates and cigarette taxes and smoking policies.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:47 pm
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