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  1. World Cigarettes - Germany 2014 - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    Monday | PR-inside.com

    ... a new report by ERC that focuses on the extent to which Germany Cigarettes market has evolved in line with changing smoking habits, the competitive environment and economic developments, as well as analyzing the implications market realignments have ...

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  2. Youth just as likely to try e-cigarettes as smokingRead the original story

    Monday | Science Daily

    Young people are just as likely to try electronic cigarettes as smoking, according to a new report. The findings reveal that approximately 20 per cent of youth between the ages of 15 and 19 experiment with vaping, the same number who try cigarettes.

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  3. Want to quit smoking? Classes offer free helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Florida Department of Health in Lake County in conjunction with the Florida Area Health Education Center Network is sponsoring free smoking-cessation programs , which includes free nicotine-replacement-therapy patches, free carbon-monoxide testing and classroom materials. The Quit Tobacco class will meet from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Leesburg Goodwill Job Connection Center, 10600 U.S. Highway 441.

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  4. Are scare tactics off the table for public health campaigns targeting HIV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    Over the last ten years, public health campaigns in New York City around smoking, obesity, and HIV underwent a dramatic shift to use fear and disgust to spur behavior change, sometimes with the unintended consequence of stigmatizing affected populations. In a new article published in the May issue of the journal Health Affairs , scholars at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health explore the implications of this shift to fear-based campaigns in the present public health environment.

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  5. Study finds inhibitor for COPD lung destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    ... observation is that NLRX1 is a critical inhibitor of MAVS/RIG-like helicase signaling that is affected by cigarette smoking exposure," said study lead author Min-Jong Kang, a researcher at both Yale and Brown. The findings could eventually yield ...

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  6. Nancy Brinker Named May LUNGevity HeroRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | BioSpace

    A true pioneer of the advocacy movement, Ms. Brinker gave a national voice to cancer patients, their friends, and families and set a model for success for today's advocacy organizations around the world.

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  7. Kansans rally to support tobacco tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... to tobacco use. They said raising the tobacco tax will save approximately 50,000 lives in Kansas and deter kids from smoking. During the rally, Director of the University of Kansas Cancer Center, Dr. Roy Jensen, will highlight the health benefits of ...

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  8. Worse Survival After Lung Cancer Surgery For Residents Of Poor NeighborhoodsRead the original story

    Monday | Medical Daily

    ... new cases diagnosed a year, according to the World Health Organization. About 90 percent of cases are caused by smoking, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fernandez and colleagues write in the Journal of the American ...

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  9. Taxing the Working ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Manchester Journal

    ... by the working class than by the upper class. A recent study in Population Health Metrics confirms that tobacco-smoking rates tend to persist more strongly among low-income communities. Low-income Vermonters who purchase tobacco and sugary-products ...

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  10. What are the effective ways to delay the signs of agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... will produce in our system. This will most surely results in a much healthier looking skin and a better complexion. Smoking is one of the worst things you can do, not only for your health but also for your skin! Many smokers experience gray skin, ...

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  11. Psychological technique helps smokers quite tobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... participated in this research, published in the journal Behaviour Research and Therapy . These patients had been smoking over 10 cigarettes a day for more than a year, and had no intention of abandoning the habit. The researchers, from the ...

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  12. Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc.a s Wholly Owned Subsidiary, BAM...Read the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    ... at high profits for the green chemical, feed and existing biorefining markets. One acre of Tyton's patented non-smoking tobacco outperforms corn, soy and other cellulosic feedstocks. Through its tobacco technology platform, Tyton is committed to ...

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  13. 9 sports moments from 'Saturday Night Live' worth recallingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    ... "I logged a lot of miles training for that day," he says, "and I downed a lot of doughnuts." The fact that he's smoking a cigarette is the perfect touch. We'll throw in this running gag with sports on the periphery. No list of anything SNL-related ...

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  14. Video: You'll be horrified when you find out what the ink in this anti-smoking ad is made fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Record

    ... made from smokers' lungs. The Thai Health Promotion Foundation was looking for a way to discourage people from smoking through a powerful advertising campaign. In order to do this they then teamed up with the Faculty of Medicine at Chalalongkorn ...

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  15. Popular media influences choice of childbirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Diego, researchers will report that the variation of interval from ... While a large number of women quit or reduce smoking upon pregnancy recognition, many resume smoking postpartum. Previous research has estimated that approximately 70% of women ...

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  16. Kick the Habit Week: SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Kick the Habit Week: Smoking Mark Munsey had a heart attack back in January. It gave him the motivation he needed to quit smoking.

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  17. Tobacco free programs available in St. Lawrence CountyRead the original story

    Monday | North Country Now

    In response to a recent news article stating that 25 percent of St. Lawrence and Jefferson Country residents are smokers, I would like to share some information on the Tobacco-Free St. Lawrence, Jefferson, and Lewis Counties program. Our program works in two ways: first, to minimize the effects of tobacco use on non-users and the general public, and second to prevent youth from ever starting to use tobacco.

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  18. With No Cure In Sight, Controlling Asthma Is EssentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ghanamma.com

    ... and/or premature death)". Prof Mark's advice to prevent and control asthma in resource poor settings is to 'avoid smoking during pregnancy and around children (prevention); and identify children and adults at risk of poor outcomes of asthma and ...

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  19. Legislation that raises smoking age in Hawaii awaits governor's signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The legislation, Senate Bill 1030 HD 2, still needs the signature of Gov. David Ige and would not take effect until Jan. 1. Ige spokeswoman Jodi Leong said Friday the bill is undergoing legal and policy review. ~~ A bill raising the smoking age in Hawaii to 21 would put the state in the lead in national efforts to prevent nicotine addiction, but is worrying some young smokers whose habit would suddenly be forbidden in public.

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  20. ACOG: Pregnant women may believe E-cigarettes OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... were less harmful than tobacco. In addition, most of these women also said that e-cigarettes could help them stop smoking. "All nicotine use during pregnancy should be avoided, whether the source be cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or nicotine replacement ...

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