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  1. Commissioners hold public hearing about proposed smoking banRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WBTV

    Commissioners in Mecklenburg County got an earful about the proposal to ban smoking at county buildings, and tobacco products from parks and green ways.


  2. What happens when Facebook knows every step you take, every move you make?Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | KNDO

    On April 24, the team behind fitness-tracking app Moves was purchased by Facebook for an undisclosed sum.


  3. Smoke-free Whangarei by 2025Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    ... ban the sale of all tobacco products in our district by 2025. As you will be aware, Northland is overrepresented in smoking-related health statistics. It is therefore fitting that the largest council in the region takes a national leadership role by ...


  4. War on addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trinadad Express

    ... and one well worth publicising. At the outset I never thought I could accomplish it. Initially when I tried to stop smoking, I never held out for more than a few hours and then a few days. But when I sat down and thought seriously, and deeply, about ...


  5. Ned Gerard/Staff photo illustration smoking, cigarette tax illustration.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    More men go cold turkey. More men stop by using nicotine blockers, such as gum and patches.


  6. Gov't Considers Big Hike in Cigarette PricesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chosun Ilbo

    ... said on Tuesday "Cigarette prices in Korea are the lowest among the OECD nations while Korea has the highest smoking rate among men in the OECD. "The ministry set a goal to lower smoking rates among men to 29 percent by 2020," health minister Moon ...


  7. Former Rangers Defenseman Carol Vadnais Passes Away at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    ... In 1977-78 he scored 48 points and played in a career high 80 games. But it was the 1978-79 season where the cigar smoking French Canadian made his mark in NYC. His 45 points in the regular season was pretty good, but then in 18 playoff games, he ...


  8. Lindsay Lohan Using Hypnosis to Quit Smoking CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Ledger

    The often troubled actress has reportedly been undergoing hypnotherapy to get rid of one of her bad habits, she wants help to give up smoking cigarettes.


  9. St. Anthony bans e-cig use indoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The City Council passed an ordinance that regulates electronic cigarettes under the Minnesota Clean Air Act, which bans smoking in public places.


  10. Will mayor, group ignite effort to end smoking in Chicago parks?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Smoking in parks has been prohibited since 2012. The ban includes athletic fields, aquatic areas, golf courses, tennis courts, hiking trails, playgrounds, off-leash areas and concession areas.


  11. For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Detroit News

    A baseball fan took up smoking a century ago and with it acquired another habit: holding onto little cards that bore the faces of baseball's earliest greats.


  12. Firefighters put out flames above Burlington mechanic shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Burlington Times News

    ... that get away from you really quickly." Kerns said officials determined the fire was caused by improperly discarded smoking material. The upstairs part of the building is leased as an office space separate from the mechanic shop. Exterior steps lead ...


  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Fairfield city leaders are battling over their smoking rules. They're trying to decide whether to keep to current restrictions or weaken the ordinance.


  14. More tax hikes needed to be smokefreeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... calculated that continuing the 10 per cent annual excise rises through to 2025 could mean a decline in adult smoking levels from 15.1 per cent in 2013 to about 8.7 per cent. Even if the annual tax increase was 20 per cent, smoking prevalence was ...


  15. Annie's Mailbox: Brother, sister lay blame on sibling for dad's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... of my in-laws smoke like chimneys. I have explained my medical condition, but even my husband refuses to believe his smoking has any effect on me, even with my doctor's warnings. I finally stopped going to their get-togethers, and my health and ...


  16. LS weighs more smoking restrictionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lee's Summit Journal

    Lee's Summit may join cities extending anti-smoking regulations to include electronic cigarettes and complete bans on tobacco in public parks.Click to Continue >>


  17. Waikato: Incentive programme for smokefree pregnanciesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... you. The offer is part of the Hapu Mama incentive programme to encourage 30 pregnant mums in the Waikato to give up smoking. Dr Nina Scott, a public health doctor at Waikato District Health Board, says incentives recognise that strong support is ...


  18. Public discusses proposed tobacco banRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... the Mecklenburg County commissioners will hold a public hearing to get input on the proposed ban that would prohibit smoking at government buildings. The ban would also prohibit using all tobacco including cigarettes and chewing tobacco at parks, ...


  19. Africa has lowest tobacco use in pregnant womenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... women as a form of medicine to treat influenza, colds, and other common ailments, as a safer alternative to tobacco smoking, or in some countries is more socially acceptable than tobacco smoking in women. Pooled prevalence of any tobacco use in ...


  20. More people suspected TB Adaklu DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... the District with TB advocacy, communication and social mobilization and attributed the TB cases in the District to smoking. He commended the volunteers for their commitment to efforts at eliminating TB in the District and said more needed to be ...