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  1. California bill would ban e-cigarettes in bars, public buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    A California state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ban the use of increasingly popular electronic cigarettes in public spaces. SB 140 by state Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes.

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  2. It Pays for Moms-to-Be to Stop SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | HON

    Smoking is the leading preventable cause of illness and death among mothers and babies in developed countries, the researchers say. "This study provides substantial evidence of a very promising and potentially cost-effective new intervention to add to present health service support," the researchers wrote.

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  3. Nation in 'Desperate Need of Clarity' on E-Cigs: Surgeon GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | News Max

    Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy, whose predecessors have been instrumental in guiding tobacco control, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop in Richmond as part of a cross-country listening tour.

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  4. Bay Area Rapid Transit to ban e cigarettesRead the original story

    34 min ago | My Mother Lode

    The San Francisco Chronicle reported Tuesday that the BART board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimous initial approval last week. Officials say they are responding to riders' complaints about the use of e-cigarettes, which provide nicotine via heated vapor.

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  5. Bay Area Rapid Transit to ban e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The Oakland Tribune reported Tuesday that the BART board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimous initial approval last week. Officials say they are responding to riders' complaints about the use of e-cigarettes, which provide nicotine via heated vapor.

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  6. Paying pregnant women to quit smoking pays off, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Deseret News

    The promise of up to $600 in shopping vouchers proved a powerful inducement to get pregnant women to quit smoking. Compared to women who were merely referred for routine smoking cessation services, those who were offered financial incentives were more than twice as likely to give up cigarettes, according to a new study from Scotland.

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  7. California bill would ban e-cigarettes in bars, public buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Contra Costa Times

    A California state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ban the use of increasingly popular electronic cigarettes in public spaces. SB 140 by state Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes.

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  8. Ask John Neely Bryan: What's Causing the Dallas Earthquakes?Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | D Magazine

    Question: As the oldest known resident of our little village, and witness to over a century and a half of history, can you offer any explanation for the earthquakes at what we know as the old Texas Stadium plot ? Can you clarify the rumor that an old Indian burial ground has been disturbed? What the hell happened there? And why now are the spirits angry? Or is there another explanation for the earth rattling that we might understand with your ancient wisdom? - John B. I'm going to spin you a yarn, and mind that I'm not saying that the following actually happened in the early days of Dallas, but I'm also not not saying that.

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  9. BART plans to ban e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Responding to riders complaints, BART plans to join the ranks of public transit agencies snuffing out e-cigarette use on its trains and stations. The Bay Area Rapid Transit Board board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimous initial approval last week.

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  10. Financial incentives help pregnant women to quit smokingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | M2.com

    Pregnant women are more likely to quit smoking if financial rewards are offered as part of a treatment plan, finds new research published in The BMJ. Smoking in pregnancy is a leading preventable cause of maternal and neonatal illness and death in developed countries.

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  11. Vouchers and cyber-friends: new keys to good health?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Shopping vouchers and online social networks may be powerful, modern tools to help people quit smoking and lose weight, two unusual experiments suggested Wednesday. Pregnant women promised vouchers were much likelier than non-rewarded peers to kick the smoking habit , a study in Scotland showed.

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  12. Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Review

    The U.S. surgeon general says officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide public health policies. Dr. Vivek Murthy, the country's senior public health official, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop Tuesday in Richmond.

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  13. More Pregnant Smokers Quit If Paid - StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    And it is claimed it can cost the NHS annually up to 64m for problems in mothers and up to 23.5m for infants. But a new study suggests financial incentives, in the form of shopping vouchers, can motivate pregnant women to quit the habit.

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  14. Surgeon general: a Desperate need of claritya on e-cigarettesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KDWN

    Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy, whose predecessors have been instrumental in guiding tobacco control, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop in Richmond as part of a cross-country listening tour.

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  15. A 400 bribes to help pregnant women stop smoking: Mothers-to-be...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A 400 bribes to help pregnant women stop smoking: Mothers-to-be twice as likely to quit if they have a financial incentive Mothers to be are more likely to quit smoking if they are offered shopping vouchers as part of a treatment plan, research has found. Up to A 400 worth of vouchers which could be used at stores including Argos, Boots, Debenhams and Toys 'R' Us were on offer.

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  16. E-Cigarette Smoking Ban ProposedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    San Francisco State Senator Mark Leno has introduced a bill that would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in places where traditional cigarettes are also banned. The bill is puzzling to those who frequent the Vapor Parlor on Franklin Boulevard, who believe e-cigs are a healthier alternative to smoking tobacco.

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  17. Advocates, opponents debate e-cigarette restrictions in Multnomah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Multnomah County health officials are seeking public input about electronic cigarettes before commissioners begin discussions about possible age restrictions and other regulations. That's a no-brainer for both advocates and opponents of electronic cigarettes as local leaders weigh how to regulate the product.

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  18. Stop Smoking With HypnosisRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hypnotherapist London

    Stop Smoking With Hypnosis It has been repeated more than and over: smoking kills. In the United States, there are over 20 million people, each guys and females, who smoke, and they put themselves at a substantial risk of establishing cardiovascular diseases.

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  19. Older breast cancer patients 'may not need radiotherapy':...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Older patients who are given breast-conserving surgery and hormone therapy gain very 'modest' benefit from radiation treatment, they found. The findings suggest that carefully selected patients who are at low risk of recurrence could avoid the health risks and side effects associated with radiotherapy, such as fatigue and heart damage.

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  20. Bill would ban e-cigarettes in bars, public buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    SB140 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes. That would prohibit Californians from using the devices in restaurants, buses, hospitals and other places they cannot smoke.

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