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  1. Marlboro maker Altria's 4Q profit more than doublesRead the original story

    Yesterday | NBC12

    ... brand has been under pressure from competitors and lower-priced cigarette brands. That's on top of the tax hikes, smoking bans and a social stigma that have made the cigarette business tougher. The brand sold for an average of $6.02 per pack during ...

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  2. How States Are Failing To Tackle The Biggest Public Health Issue Of Our TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ThinkProgress

    Last year, the American Lung Association urged U.S. government officials to take the steps necessary to reduce smoking rates to less than 10 percent by 2024, protect all Americans from secondhand smoke by 2019, and end smoking-related deaths. A recent report by the organization, however, shows that states have made little to no progress in meeting those goals, even with billions of dollars at their disposal.

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  3. Fake tobacco seizures in Mansfield and Ashfield part of a huge national clampdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mansfield Chad

    ... There are fears that the widespread availability of illegal tobacco products will undermine efforts to reduce smoking prevalence by making smoking more affordable and accessible. TSI chief executive Leon Livermore said: "This cooperative work taken ...

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  4. Friday Rewind - filming 1960s family life in Mount GambierRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... not much is known about. There are a few more cameos by locals, including a young Mardi Brown, formerly Hastings, smoking a cigarette at a local cafe. One comment said the cafe was known for 'great toasted sandwiches and banana boats' and was packed ...

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  5. E-cigarettes could be banned from bars under proposed new lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    ... parliament) to tighten regulations on e-cigarettes in the republic. "I always recommend that people should stop smoking, but where that has been impossible, I think it can be better to use e-cigarettes," said Prof Crown, a consultant oncologist. The ...

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  6. California to Consider Regulating VapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Courthouse News Service

    Vaping - smoking electronic cigarettes - would be banned in California in places where cigarettes are banned, under a bill introduced in the state Senate this week. A second smoking bill, also introduced this week, would raise the legal age to smoke tobacco from 18 to 21. State Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, introduced Senate Bill 140 on Monday, which would prohibit use of e-cigarettes or vapes in places where cigarettes are banned.

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  7. Get the Facts on DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... your oh-so "cool" friends as they hand you a cigarette, you could offer them facts about tobacco use. For example, smoking results in more than 480,000 premature deaths every year. It also causes lung cancer. So while your friend is damaging their ...

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  8. Browser Maker Opera's Ad-Tech Arm Pays Brands $100,000 for Mobile Video AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Advertising Age

    ... , TV network History, consumer electronics maker Lenovo, game developer Machine Zone, Walt Disney Studios, anti-smoking organization Truth, the U.S. Navy and Viacom Entertainment Group. Brands have to figure out how to get people's attentions on ...

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

    Yesterday | 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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  10. DNA clock helps to get measure of people's lifespansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... having a faster-running biological clock and early death held true even after accounting for other factors such as smoking, diabetes and cardiovascular disease . Scientists from the University of Edinburgh, in collaboration with researchers in ...

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  11. Man rescued from Southport flat fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Southport Visiter

    ... by Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service activated and alerted neighbours to the fire believed to have been caused by smoking materials. Watch Manager Wayne Woods said: "People are urged to ensure smoking materials are properly extinguished and are ...

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  12. 'Smoking 20-a-day made my lungs collapse at 33,' says mother who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    'Smoking 20-a- day made my lungs collapse at 33,' says mother who now becomes breathless just brushing her teeth A mother who smoked 20-a-day for more than 15 years says cigarettes have ruined her life after they caused both her lungs to collapse. The mother-of-one says it feels as though she is 'breathing through a straw' and has been diagnosed with emphysema, a lung disease normally seen in people over 65. She says she is heartbroken to have developed the condition so young, and believes smoking has dealt her a 'life sentence' - robbing her and her family of the prime years of her life.

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  13. E-cigarettes law would ban 'vaping' in bars and restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BreakingNews.ie

    ... a bill in the Oireachtas to tighten regulations on e-cigarettes. "I always recommend that people should stop smoking, but where that has been impossible, I think it can be better to use e-cigarettes," said Prof Crown, a consultant oncologist. The ...

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  14. Hot on the trail of the hepatitis-liver cancer connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of clustering is also found in cancers with well-understood etiologies, such as melanoma (UV light) and lung cancer (smoking). According to Hidewaki Nakagawa of the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, who led the team, "This is an ...

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  15. Further dangers of smoking while pregnant revealed by new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Smoking while pregnant causes chemical changes to the DNA of a foetus detectable from as early as 12 weeks and may predispose children born to smokers to a range of health conditions which last throughout life, new research by Scottish academics has revealed. Their findings, published today in BMC Medicine , add significant weight to existing knowledge of the dangers of smoking while pregnant and show that risks may be even greater than previously thought.

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  16. Hot on the trail of hepatitis-liver cancer connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... of clustering is also found in cancers with well-understood etiologies, such as melanoma (UV light) and lung cancer (smoking). According to Hidewaki Nakagawa of the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, who led the team, "This is an ...

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  17. Nanny Nazis Link Soda to Cancer Through Premature PubertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Right Wing News

    First they came after tobacco, but I said nothing, because after all, smoking too much can give you cancer. Now they are coming after "sugary drinks."

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  18. Turkey plans new smoking bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The Health Ministry is planning to introduce new measures and limitations on the use of tobacco in public places in Turkey, daily newspaper Sabah reported on Jan. 30. Smoking is already banned in enclosed areas such as restaurants, cafes, bars and shopping malls, but a number of measures are planned on tobacco use as part of the National Tobacco Control Program 2015-2018. The new measures include a ban on smoking at the entrances of shopping malls and cinemas, as well as plans to regulate the packaging of tobacco products.

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  19. Jon Dorenbos. Photo | Dan McQuadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Phillymag.com

    ... Dining rooms and waiters make mealtime an experience. Nowhere is this newfound More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who ...

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  20. City Council: We Want UberX, LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Phillymag.com

    ... tailor-made to fit your every need. A sign of style, success, and comfort - you More>> It's no secret that quitting smoking will help you on your way to better health. This is only more significant in the case of lung cancer patients. Smokers who ...

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