Stop tobacco marketing to youths – Elmira Star-Gazette

March 31, 2017 by  
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Stop tobacco marketing to youths
Elmira Star-Gazette
The tobacco companies and their executives know they need youth consumers to sustain their business. Sadly, they have succeeded in this. The average age of a new smoker is 13 years old, and each year, 22,500 youths become new, daily smokers in New …

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Bill to raise the age for tobacco sales from 18 to 21 – Mountaintimes

March 30, 2017 by  
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Bill to raise the age for tobacco sales from 18 to 21
Mountaintimes
S.88 would raise the sale age of tobacco products from 18 to 21. The vast majority of adult smokers—95 percent—started smoking before turning 21. Raising the age to 21 will help prevent high school kids from buying and distributing cigarettes and
Huge Tobacco Tax increase will kick in April 1st for CaliforniansKYMA

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Burglary underscores need for more officers – Keizertimes

March 29, 2017 by  
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Burglary underscores need for more officers
Keizertimes
At the time of the One Stop burglary call, Keizer's night shift officers had just begun their investigation at Smoker Friendly. The investigation including taking statements from eight people present during the incident. The suspect later admitted to

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Cigarette tax deters smoking but threatens small business – The Statehouse File

March 28, 2017 by  
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Cigarette tax deters smoking but threatens small business
The Statehouse File
But Rep. Terry Goodin, D-Crothersville, who is not a smoker, wants the state to stop picking on smokers and leave the cigarette tax alone. “We all know that smoking is bad for us, but so is overeating,” Goodin said. Lawmakers will continue debating the

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Pain of smoking also impacts family – Evening Observer

March 27, 2017 by  
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Pain of smoking also impacts family
Evening Observer
Lifestyle changes are needed to prevent some of these cancers, things we have control over, such as smoking, overeating, and sedentary lifestyle. We've all heard this information ad infinitum. Stop smoking, eat more fresh fruits and vegetables, exercise.

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INFANT MORTALITY: Pregnant smokers a major local health concern – The Northwest Florida Daily News

March 26, 2017 by  
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INFANT MORTALITY: Pregnant smokers a major local health concern
The Northwest Florida Daily News
“If there was one thing I could do to improve infant mortality in our community, it would be to try to get pregnant women to stop smoking,” Bush said. “It is so important to pay attention to the health of the mothers, because that translates to the

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Doctors are refusing to operate on smokers in some cases. Here’s why the trend will grow. – Bloomington Pantagraph

March 25, 2017 by  
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Doctors are refusing to operate on smokers in some cases. Here's why the trend will grow.
Bloomington Pantagraph
Before spinal fusion, Spector said he might tell a patient: "Listen, I want you to stop smoking, but if you can't stop smoking, at least cut it in half. A two-pack-a-day smoker is going to have a higher risk (of complications) than a two-cigarette-a

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Woman who made CDC anti-smoking ad talks about her experience – MyStatesman.com

March 24, 2017 by  
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Woman who made CDC anti-smoking ad talks about her experience
MyStatesman.com
At the conference, Brenden talked about making the CDC ad, her work as a smoking cessation counselor for Wisconsin Womens Health Foundation, and what health care providers can do to help their patients stop smoking. Brenden started smoking in fifth …

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How a lifelong smoker quit cold turkey – OnMilwaukee.com

March 23, 2017 by  
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How a lifelong smoker quit cold turkey
OnMilwaukee.com
His wife, Shelly, and her mother are also longtime smokers. At first he told them they could keep smoking in the house because he didn't want to be a hypocrite. But when his wife's mother's doctor strongly recommended that she stop smoking, he asked

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What Happened After CVS Stopped Selling Cigarettes – ATTN

March 22, 2017 by  
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What Happened After CVS Stopped Selling Cigarettes
ATTN
According to the study, smokers who were exclusive customers of CVS were 38 percent less likely to buy cigarettes elsewhere once the ban went into effect. While the study cannot confirm that these smokers actually kicked the habit, the study does

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