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  1. E-cigs much safer than normal smokes - studyRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Vapour from e-cigarettes has a fraction of the toxins of traditional cigarettes, and much less nicotine, a new study has found. The research by Dr Murray Laugesen, published in the New Zealand Medical Journal today, showed e-cigarettes are much safer than smoking traditional tobacco.


  2. '3 Hearts' has not oneRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    ... the stately and always divine Catherine Deneuve. One thing they all do have in common (especially Deneuve) is their smoking. Virtually every scene has someone puffing on a cigarette, and Deneuve is in a perpetual cloud of ambient smoke. That's even ...


  3. Is There Already A Solo Zayn Malik Album In The Works?Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | PMFM 92.9FM

    Less than 24 hours after announcing his split from One Direction , Zayn Malik has been spotted at a recording studio in London! Directioners around the world were left devasted after the singer announced in a statement on Wednesday that he was leaving the band because he wanted to be a "normal 22-year-old." But Zayn was pictured heading into a studio just yesterday, clearly unshaven and smoking a cigarette after what must have been a very exhausting day.


  4. Ken Burns unravels the mysteries of cancer in PBS filmRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Star Tribune

    ... effective. The film discusses the groundbreaking surgeon general's report in the 1960s strongly linking cigarette smoking to cancer and the slow but steady reduction, at least in the United States, of probably the best-known carcinogen. "You could ...


  5. CDC publishes provocative anti-smoking adsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Click2Houston

    Can the idea of having a needle stuck in your eye motivate a person to quit smoking -- or to never start in the first place? The Centers for Disease Control has published another round of provocative messages. KPRC 2's Lauren Freeman has a closer look at the ads.


  6. Let's end physical punishment of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Coquitlam Now

    ... children who experience physical punishment turn out to be aggressive or delinquent. I see it as being similar to smoking. For decades we all smoked, then we discovered the risk factors associated with it. Now, we know that there are people who are ...


  7. Ad campaign points to dangers of dual cigarette/e-cig useRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... product, like e-cigarettes, you still face serious health risks," the CDC said in a statement. "Smokers must quit smoking completely to fully protect their health - even a few cigarettes a day are dangerous." The ads, which will begin running in ...


  8. CDC Ads Target E-CigarettesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CSP

    For the first time since its 2012 launch, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention "Tips from Former Smokers" campaign will target electronic cigarettes. Starting March 30, the CDC will start running print and radio ads featuring a vaper named Kristi with a caption that reads: "I started using e-cigarettes but kept smoking, right up until my lung collapsed."


  9. Include menthol products in flavoured tobacco ban, groups urgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Anti-smoking groups are calling on the provincial government to include menthol products in legislation banning flavoured tobacco that is expected to be introduced during the spring sitting at Province House. "Youth using menthol cigarettes smoke more cigarettes per day and have lower intention to quit than traditional tobacco users," said a news release from the group.


  10. Swedish Match AB, A Smokeless AlternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... data in favour of the snus may result in an eventual lifting of the ban. Public awareness of the harms of cigarette smoking has the potential to drive the transition towards Swedish Match's products. Swedish Match AB (OTC Pink: SWMAY , SWMAF ) ...


  11. Students see and touch smokers lungRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSWO

    Students were able to see and touch two real human lungs, one healthy and a tumor-filled lung from a smoker, to see the direct effects of smoking on the body. Presenters from the tech center even inflated both lungs to show the difference.


  12. Local students rally against tobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOAY

    Over 16 million people in the United States currently suffer from illnesses caused by smoking, and one local school is trying to make that number decrease. Pikeview High School students took their annual walk down South Walker Street in Princeton holding signs and yelling chants in efforts to get community members to stop using tobacco.


  13. Alamance ranks near top third in overall health statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    ... that affect the future health of communities, such as high school graduation rates, access to healthy food, rates of smoking, obesity and teen births. The counties that ranked in the top five were Orange, Wake, Watauga, Union and Mecklenburg. The ...


  14. Plain cigarette packs with health warnings may encourage quittingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    In an effort to make smoking less appealing, starting in late 2012 Australia required that cigarettes be sold in boxes emblazoned with harsh words and bold color photos illustrating the health risks. One box says "smoking kills" above a close-up image of a toe-tagged foot in the morgue; another says "smoking causes blindness" and displays a photo of an eyeball in a shriveled socket.


  15. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WYLD-FM

    ... before the City Council. "Creating a separate space is almost like we're going back in time when the restaurants had smoking sections. No matter where you sat in the restaurant, you still could smell it, the workers are still exposed," says Tania ...


  16. Sip. Swing. Smoke. at Destination KohlerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... of two nights accommodations, the event starts off with a Gurka Cigar and Scotch reception on May 15th. Donning smoking jackets and overlooking the Scottish-style links course and Lake Michigan, the intimate cigar-themed evening pairs cigars and a ...


  17. Scientist defends WHO group report linking herbicide to cancerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... causes cancer?' and the answer is 'probably.' That is different than yes," said Blair. "It is different than smoking and lung cancer. We don't say smoking probably causes cancer. We say it does cause cancer. At one point we weren't sure, but now we ...


  18. COPD Takes Big Toll on Employment, Mobility in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HON

    The respiratory illness known as COPD takes a toll on mobility and employment, with a new report finding that nearly one-quarter of Americans with the condition are unable to work. People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder -- a combination of chronic bronchitis and emphysema often tied to smoking -- face a disabling illness with no cure, according to the report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


  19. Midlife Fitness May Be a Real Cancer Fighter for MenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HON

    ... cancer risk and heart disease risk, she said. She added that the reduction in lung cancer was most likely due to not smoking. Thirty-one percent of less fit men smoked, compared with only 9 percent of the most fit men, she pointed out. For the ...


  20. 3 Differences Between Acting on Stage and ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Back Stage

    ... The original Ferris was a darker character. Ferris was a cigarette smoker and they filmed many scenes with him smoking. They cut all of that out in post. In the original draft, Ferris even delivered a monologue about smoking pot from a submarine and ...