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9 min ago | KXVO

Low-nicotine cigarettes may not lead to more smoking

The number of U.S. teens using sunscreen dropped nearly 12 percent in the last decade, a new report shows.

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9 min ago | HON

Low-Nicotine Cigarettes May Not Lead to More Smoking

People who use reduced-nicotine cigarettes don't smoke more to make up for the lower levels of nicotine, according to a new study.

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9 min ago | KXVO

Fewer U.S. teens using sunscreen

The number of U.S. teens using sunscreen dropped nearly 12 percent in the last decade, a new report shows.

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4 hrs ago | WSIL

Tableside Service in Smoking Areas Could End

It could soon be harder for smokers to get service on patios and in beer gardens at restaurants and bars.

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8 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Smoking ban would undermine Oregonians' relationship with the beach: Guest opinion

On Aug. 3, accompanied only by my husky, I left my home in Astoria at 4:45 in the morning and drove south down Highway 101 to Brookings.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Sheffield Star

Dangers of fake fags 'easily' available in Doncaster

A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.

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Canada.com

Smoking: The top 10 things you need to know

It's scary, but it's true! Nearly 50% of people who smoke will die from smoking-related health problems.

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Fox News

Did smoking marijuana give these young men heart attacks?

Recent reports of sudden heart problems in people who had smoked marijuana has raised concerns about its safety, especially as more states legalize the drug for medical and recreational use.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Heart Attack

Darlington and Stockton Times

PARENTS could be banned from smoking in play areas under a tobacco crackdown.

The County Durham Tobacco Alliance is consulting on making all 178 outdoor play areas owned by Durham County Council smoke-free zones.

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The Review

Impact of potential smoking ban popular debate

With the Hancock County health board expected to vote on a countywide smoking ban next week, public debate continues to center on the potential economic, rather than health, effects of the policy.

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ABC News

Reactions in Asia to Instant Noodle Study

A recent U.S. study linking instant noodle consumption by South Koreans to some risks for heart disease has prompted a passionate response throughout Asia, where the noodles are not just a cheap treat but an essential part of life.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Medicine, Health

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WWL-TV New Orleans

Bar owners divided on proposed smoking ban in N.O. bars, casinos

"It looks like it's the wave of the future, so we might as well get on board with it," said Hank Staples, Maple Leaf co-owner.

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WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Ask Professor Wiley: Smoking Youth Leader [Exclusive Audio]

Today our emailer writes in about how much she loves her church, but there's just one set back.

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Canada.com

Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance

They already opposed tobacco. Now the nation's doctors say Canadians shouldn't smoke "any plant material" whatsoever, including marijuana.

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The Baltimore Sun

Simple measures made hospital patients 70% more likely to quit smoking

A free supply of nicotine replacement medication and a handful of automated phone calls made smokers who wanted to quit much more likely to succeed, according to results of a clinical trial published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Assn.

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KAKE

City in Kansas adds e-cigarettes to smoking ban

The expanded ordinance in Overland Park will take effect later this month. City Council members in the Johnson County community approved it Monday night.

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The Mercury

Pubs busted on outdoor smoking law

MORE than a third of outdoor smoking areas in pubs and other venues serving alcohol have been caught flouting the law.

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The New Zealand Herald

Paul Casserly: Dirty undies aired on TV

Paul Casserly turned on the television to get a full rundown on the Dirty Politics debate.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sheffield Telegraph

Fewer quitting smoking in Sheffield

The number of people signing up to quit smoking in Sheffield has dropped by more than a third in a year.

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WEHT

Proposed Owensboro Smoking Ban Amended Again

Owensboro city commissioners delay a vote on the city's controversial smoking ordinance.

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