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  1. Puerto Rico has lower rates of new cases of lung and breast cancer than the rest of USRead the original story

    23 min ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... by differences in health behaviors and risk factors associated with cancers. For example, Puerto Rico has lower smoking rates than all American states (with the exception of Utah), which could explain the lower rates of lung cancer. "We are ...

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  2. ADH presents anti-smoking program to Vilonia studentsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... than the other. They both are harmful." One pinch of dip inside your mouth for 30 minutes, she said, is equal to smoking three cigarettes. Students were shown "Mr. Gross Mouth," a plastic fixture of what the inside of a tobacco user's mouth might ...

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  3. Gene Roddennberry's intro to "The Cage"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | It's My Mind

    ... such as advertisers. Tobacco companies advertised in those days. These days well we want to really discourage smoking and that means we won't see many smoking ads on TV now. Judging by some of the effects and the sets Roddenberry was walking around ...

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  4. Take 7 Steps Out' to protect children from secondhand smokeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Morley Today

    ... to take children across seven musical steps highlighting the need to be at least seven steps away from homes when smoking. Parents are also encouraged not to smoke in confined spaces such as a car, when children are present. StepaRoo was joined by ...

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  5. Breastfeeding could keep new moms tobacco-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CTV

    Seventy percent of moms-to-be who quit smoking during pregnancy pick it up again within the first year after childbirth, but breastfeeding could reduce that statistic, according to a new study. "Breastfeeding seems to be a protective factor against increases in smoking after childbirth, so interventions should educate women about breastfeeding to maximize effectiveness," says Shannon Shisler of the State University of New York at Buffalo.

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  6. An E- Cigarette MythbusterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Fred's Humboldt Blog

    ... about the other day. Found a new blog among them. The Rest of the Story is written by what seems to be an anti- smoking zealot. Dr. Michael Siegel testified in the lawsuit years ago against the tobacco industry. Now he's not happy with the attacks ...

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  7. Smokers still think a few cigarettes are safeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Although most people know that smoking is a risk factor for developing several cancers, many still wrongly believe that smoking less is safe, says a new study. The researchers found that more than a third of the people they studied believe that smoking up to 10 cigarettes is not associated with any risk of lung cancer.

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  8. Youth E-Cigarette Data Prompts New Calls To Speed RegulationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... will create a new generation of nicotine addicts who may eventually smoke conventional cigarettes. Cigarette smoking fell more than 25 percent over the same period. E-cigarette proponents said the data could indicate e-cigarettes are diverting young ...

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  9. CMC offers free tobacco cessation classesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    ... and smokeless tobacco. The next class is scheduled for Monday, April 27. "According to the CDC, people who stop smoking greatly reduce their risk for disease and early death. Although the health benefits are greater for people who stop at earlier ...

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  10. Study: High school smoking fell as e-cigarette use boomedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Missourian

    This April 2014 file photo shows electronic cigarettes and accessories displayed at a store in Chicago. For the first time, a government survey released on Thursday said U.S. teen cigarette smoking fell below 10 percent, but dramatic increases in teens puffing electronic cigarettes and hookahs offset the use of traditional nicotine products such as cigarettes, cigars, pipes and chewing tobacco.

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  11. Roman Father Weeps For GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... to avoid occultism in order to sustain peace. Rev. Father Boakye Agyeman also warned the youth to refrain from smoking of Indian hemp and cigarette, as well as consumption of alcohol and cocaine. Most of the unemployed youth engage in immoral acts ...

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  12. Smoking ban likely in more locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Resources Grace Fu speaking to more than 20 stakeholders at a consultation session on April 18, 2015. SINGAPORE: Smoking could be banned in more locations in the near future if a consultation held on Saturday (Apr 18) between the Government and some ...

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  13. Book Bits | 18 April 2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Capital Spectator

    ... la crA me of the global elite left him with only one conclusion. The world as we know it is run by a squad of cigar-smoking men with big guns, big cash and a reach much too close to home. But, through encounters with high-profile opponents of the ...

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  14. CDC Report Finds E-Cig Usage Among Teens I...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WIOD-AM Miramar

    A new C-D-C report finds the number of middle and high schoolers smoking traditional cigarettes plummeted to about 9 percent. "Nicotine exposure among youth can lead to lasting harm to brain development," continues King, "It can promote addiction, and it can also lead to stain tobacco use among users."

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  15. No Wonder Teens Are Huffing NicotineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    Not. Friggin'. Likely. In fact, the domestic tobacco industry is on the rebound thanks to its heavy investment in smoking "alternatives" - a.k.a. e-cigarettes, a.k.a. nicotine-delivery devices marketed in a variety of kid-friendly flavors .

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  16. Cancer probe is recommendedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Londonderry Today

    ... higher than expected." (The World Health Organisation among others believes pollution can replicate the effects of smoking - breathing the air of Mumbai in India, for example, is equivalent to smoking two-and-a-half packets of cigarettes per day). ...

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

    10 hrs ago | KNDO

    On April 24, the team behind fitness-tracking app Moves was purchased by Facebook for an undisclosed sum. The company assured users that it wouldn't commingle data with Facebook.

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  18. Omega 3 Can Help When Quitting SmokingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    Calgary, AB -- According to the American Lung Association, smoking harms nearly every organ in the body, and is a main cause of lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is also a cause of coronary heart disease, stroke and a host of other cancers and diseases.

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  19. Local physician recommends World Health Organization retire the term opioid substitution therapyRead the original story

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... reducing the incidents of disability. Many people still dangerously underestimate the health risks associated with smoking even a few cigarettes a day, despite decades of public health campaigning, researchers report. "People who smoke Individuals ...

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  20. Playing a wind instrument could help lower the risk of sleep apneaRead the original story

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... reducing the incidents of disability. Many people still dangerously underestimate the health risks associated with smoking even a few cigarettes a day, despite decades of public health campaigning, researchers report. "People who smoke Individuals ...

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