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10 min ago | Martinsburg Journal

Smoking: Why is it so hard to quit?

Cigarette smoking has been proven to negatively impact the health of a smoker and those around them, but many smokers don't quit.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Charitable Organizations, American Lung Association, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Jefferson County, WV

4 hrs ago |

Smoking near children now illegal in Oregon

More specifically, smoking with a child in one's car is now illegal in Oregon, effective January 1, 2014.


Related Topix: Medicine

8 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

A New York City Smokers' Group Suing to End E-Cigarette Ban in Restaurants and Bars

For more on this topic watch the Reason TV short titled Thank You for Vaping: Libertarian vs. New York City's E-Cig Ban , originally relased on May 2, 2014.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration

12 hrs ago | KSL-TV

Report: Smoking bans, cigarette taxes linked to lower suicide rates

Utah mental health and public health officials say a new report that links stronger anti-smoking initiatives to lower suicide rates suggests an added benefit of states' prevention and cessation efforts.


Related Topix: Utah Government, Utah, Medicine, Health, Suicide, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Control Group

16 hrs ago |

A 30-year public smoking battle

The July 16 editorial "Clearing the Air" sent me to my files to retrieve a folder entitled "Smoking Ordinance Education, 1983-1984."


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Fort Wayne, IN

21 hrs ago | Leigh Journal

a Stop smoking service has been helping people in Golborne to quit.

Sue Margetts, a Stop Smoking advisor from Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Trust has been providing weekly support sessions to staff from building and civil engineering firm J Murphy and Sons.


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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Statesboro Herald

GSU to go tobacco free

Georgia Southern University will be tobacco free starting Friday, in accordance with a new policy by the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents.


Related Topix: Georgia Southern University, Southern University, Georgia, Medicine, Health

Courier News

LETTER: Outdoors no haven from tobacco smokeLETTER: Outdoors no haven ...

LETTER: Outdoors no haven from tobacco smoke Second-hand smoke isn't just an indoor issue, so bans on outdoor smoking appropriate Check out this story on - -Text: March 27, 2001 Photo by Michael Clevenger.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Opinion

WNDU-TV South Bend

The Linebacker Lounge to go non-smoking

South Bend is a city with a rich history, from the establishment of Notre Dame in 1842 to Henry Studebaker starting his company just 10 years later.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, South Bend, IN

Express India

Graphic anti-smoking adverts help in quitting

Ads offering practical advice about how to function with smoking-related ailments seem more effective way to get people to kick the habit.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lancashire Telegraph

a Nurse who helps people stub out their smoking habits has won a coveted award.

Wendy Harrison, a staff nurse in the emergency department at the Royal Blackburn Hospital , won the Pioneering Community Nurse of the Year award at the Welch Allyn Pioneers of Care Awards.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nursing

Thanh Nein News

Vietnam's nascent anti-smoking laws flouted by public, manufacturers

A man smokes at the 115 People's Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City despite a ban against smoking at public places in Vietnam.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Vietnam, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Medical News Today

Exercising helps depressed smokers quit

People diagnosed with depression need to step out for a cigarette twice as often as smokers who are not dealing with a mood disorder.


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

Blue Oyster Cult fire up a free concert

Remember "Burnin' For You?" Legendary '70s rock band Blue A-yster Cult , who played this memorable hit song decades ago, is back! Burn out the night at their free concert on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 7 p.m. in Burton Chace Park by the marina.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Blue Oyster Cult, Medicine


NEWIs good behaviour now cool? Smoking, drinking and drug use halves in young people

Is good behaviour now cool? Smoking, drinking and drug use halved in young people in the last decade - and it's still dropping Or that's what a new report seems to be suggesting, with traditionally rebellious behaviour like smoking, drinking and drug use losing popularity in secondary school pupils over the last decade.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical Daily

Cause Of Brain Tumors Continues To Elude Scientists, Even After Decades Of Research

Even after years of research scientists are no closer to determining the risk factors for brain tumors.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Health, Lung Cancer

National Public Radio

Oregon Proposes Ban On Smoking Along Its Coastline

Authorities want to cut down on cigarette butts in the sand, so they're moving to ban smoking on all 362 miles of the state's Pacific Coast.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

KNUS-AM Aurora

Pot may be legal, but homeowner agreements can ban

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Medicine, Health, Chandler, AZ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Houston Press

Houston to Ban Smoking at Parks, Pools, Golf Courses

Following a trend that is occurring in numerous cities across the country, the city will extend its ban of smoking already enforced in most public indoor spaces, outdoor stadiums and within 25 feet of buildings to larger outdoor areas as well beginning September 2 .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, South Houston, TX

ABC News

Oregon Moves to Ban Smoking on Beaches

The move this week by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department follows an earlier ban on smoking at most other state park properties.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oregon, US Governors, John Kitzhaber, Travel