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  1. Worcester health official says new tobacco regs will block loopholesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Derek S. Brindisi, director of the city Division of Public Health, said proposed amendments to the city's tobacco control ordinance will allow the city to keep pace with "other" tobacco products that slip through regulatory loopholes. The proposed amendments include a ban on flavored tobacco products in retail establishments in the city, with the exception of tobacco shop-style stores where patrons must be 18 or older to enter.

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  2. Prepare Yourself For The Best Night's SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    Getting a good night's sleep requires more than plopping down on your bed. In fact, sleep is an active process.

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  3. Child laborers. In America. In 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Politico

    The Obama administration has made curbing nicotine use by kids a public health priority, with efforts including mass media campaigns to reduce teen smoking and a proposed ban on selling e-cigarettes to minors. But when it comes to the serious health risks run by thousands of children who work each summer on tobacco farms in the United States, the administration has been conspicuously silent.

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  4. Why we are such a bunch of quittersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Elizabeth Mackley gave up smoking for Stoptober last year - and, after a couple of slip ups, hasn't looked back THE Swindon campaign to help people quit smoking has claimed a well-earned victory after it emerged the town racked up the highest number of quitters in the South West last year. No fewer than 1,279 smokers successfully stubbed out the habit, from 2,029 who set out to give up between April 2013 and March 2014, according to the Health and Social Care Information Centre.

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  5. RTA will test for nicotine in employees who volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    RTA will start offering nicotine testing to employees next year, and those who take the screening and are smoke-free can reduce the amount they contribute for their health insurance. RTA board members voted Tuesday to pay another $40,000 to the clinical drug-testing lab it uses, to cover two years of nicotine testing.

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  6. Livermore looks to tighten anti-smoking regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Downtown could soon become smoke-free -- including even the puffs of nicotine vapor emitted from electronic cigarettes -- except in designated areas. At the behest of the City Council, Livermore city staff and Livermore Downtown Inc. are exploring broadening the city's existing anti-smoking ordinance to explicitly include e-cigarettes -- battery-operated cigarettes that vaporize a nicotine-containing liquid -- as well as amending the law to prohibit smoking in the downtown restaurant, bar and entertainment district.

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  7. Smoking, schizophrenia linked by alterations in brain nicotine signalsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Schizophrenia is associated with increased rates and intensity of tobacco smoking. A growing body of research suggests that the relationship between schizophrenia and smoking stems, in part, from an effort by patients to use nicotine to self-medicate symptoms and cognitive impairment associated with the disease.

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  8. Identifying a better message strategy for dissuading smokers: Add the positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    Which is more likely to convince a smoker to quit? The words, 'Warning: cigarettes cause cancer' beneath the image of an open mouth with a cancerous lesion and rotten teeth, or the same image with the words, 'Warning: Quitting smoking reduces the risk of cancer'? The answer depends on how confident you are in your ability to quit.

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  9. CVS Makes Right Choice To Remove...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    CVS removing tobacco from their shelves is a huge step in improving public health.

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  10. Council Votes to Regulate Sale of E-CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    The ordinance, proposed earlier this year by Councilmember Mark Kersey, suggested banning vaping or e-cigs in public places like parks, beaches, bars and restaurants. Tobacco smoking may be on the decline.

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  11. NYC Smoking Rates Rise, Despite Dropping Overall In US: What's To Blame?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    While the majority of the country celebrates decreasing smoking rates , and the subsequent longer lives of those who either quit or never started, more New Yorkers can breathe in the secondhand smoke of the person with a cigarette next to them. That's because new findings from New York City's Health Department put smoking rates at two percent higher than they were in 2010, when they were their lowest.

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  12. Electronic cigarettes bannedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    The future of the importation of electronic cigarettes is now blurry as the Ministry of Health yesterday placed a ban on the devices with immediate effect, THE STAR has learnt. Following a directive from the Health Ministry, the Jamaica Customs Agency will refuse the clearance of electronic cigarettes, liquid cartridges or e-liquids effective immediately until further notice.

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  13. Smoking, Schizophrenia Linked by Altered Nicotine SignalsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    Schizophrenia is associated with increased rates and intensity of tobacco smoking. A growing body of research suggests that the relationship between schizophrenia and smoking stems, in part, from an effort by patients to use nicotine to self-medicate symptoms and cognitive impairment associated with the disease.

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  14. E-cigarette biz is red hotRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Hopewell News

    A new electronic cigarette shop that opened up across the road from Southpark Mall this summer has seen growing support from the surrounding community, and offers a flavorful alternative to smoking cigarettes without the smoke or contaminants. Avail Vapor, a Richmond-based e-cigarette retail store, opened up a location in Colonial Heights at 1082 Temple Ave. toward the end of July.

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  15. St. Peters postpones e-cigarette voteRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

    St. Peters may pass its own bill banning the purchase and possession of electronic cigarettes by minors smoking, but consideration of that bill has been postponed to the Board of Aldermen's meeting on Sept. 25. The draft bill was on the board's work session and regular session on Sept.

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  16. Smoking and schizophrenia linked by alterations in brain nicotine signalsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Schizophrenia is associated with increased rates and intensity of tobacco smoking. A growing body of research suggests that the relationship between schizophrenia and smoking stems, in part, from an effort by patients to use nicotine to self-medicate symptoms and cognitive impairment associated with the disease.

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  17. NSCLC patients who never smoked or who quit smoking have lower risk of developing secondary cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Non-small cell lung cancer survivors who never smoked or who are former smokers at the time of diagnosis have a lower risk of developing secondary primary lung cancers compared to those who are current smokers, suggesting that increased tobacco exposure is associated with a higher risk of SPLC, according to research presented today at the American Society for Radiation Oncology's 56th Annual Meeting. The analysis studied the association between patients ' smoking histories and their risks of developing SPLC, which is defined as a new lung cancer unrelated to the initial tumor based on histology and location in the lung.

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  18. Letter: E-cigarettes helped Sudbury woman quit smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Northern Life

    Re: Letter " Reader says e-cigarettes spared her health ," which appeared in the Aug. 28 edition of Northern Life. I myself smoked for 40 years when I decided one day to quit cold turkey.

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  19. Hollywood presence on the rise for e-cigsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS News

    Electronic cigarettes to be regulated. PICTURE POSED BY MODEL A person smokes an electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette.

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  20. Worcester seeks to toughen tobacco ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The city administration is recommending amendments to the city's tobacco control ordinance to make it harder for tobacco companies to market their products to children and to lessen the impact of secondhand smoke in city-owned buildings. City Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. said the amendments will advance the Community Health Improvement Plan, which has a goal of making Worcester the healthiest city in New England.

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