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Are e-cigarettes with higher nicotine associated with more smoking, vaping?

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:30

The use of electronic cigarettes with higher nicotine concentrations by high school students in California was associated with a greater likelihood of subsequent use of conventional combustible cigarettes and e-cigarettes, according to a new article published by JAMA Pediatrics . Nicotine is the main component of conventional combustible cigarettes that maintains smoking dependence.

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Sorry, teens - NJ smoking age going up to 21 in just days

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:30

New Jersey's smoking age is increasing the minimum age to purchase cigarettes and e-cigarettes to 21 - up from 19 - under a bill Gov. Chris Christie signed earlier this year. The restriction goes into effect Nov. 1 - a week from Wednesday.

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People Raise Concern Over Smoking Outside the Wicomico Public Library

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:30

Right now the current policy enforces smokers to stay 25 feet away from the building. A rule Shaniah Dennis of Salisbury said many people don't follow.

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Vaping may trigger deadly lung disease like smoking: Study

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:05

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 23 : Beware, vaping can be as bad as cigarettes, as it can cause the similar deadly lung diseases, warns a study. According to researchers, e-cigarettes appear to trigger unique immune responses which cigarettes also trigger, according to a new research.

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The Smoking Lizard

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:05

It's been 5 years now since you helped me quit smoking, for which I am so grateful. I never believed I could be calm enough for hypnosis let alone give up 2 packs a day and never look back.

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Man's weight balloon after he quit smoking - but free NHS health...

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:05

Man's weight balloon after he quit smoking - but free NHS health check has spurred him to leave two stone Wayne Lindsell urges people to use free NHS Health Check after being shocked into losing two stone. He urges everyone to take up the free NHS Health Check.

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Vaping damages your body in 'unique' ways and could be 'just as bad' as smoking

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 07:09

Smoking e-cigarettes damages users' bodies in 'unique' ways, and the habit could be as harmful as smoking, a shocking new study has claimed. Researchers at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill compared saliva samples from e-cigarette smokers, smokers and non-smokers.

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The law on smoking breaks at work and how often you can go out for a cigarette

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 07:09

Maybe it has left you asking what is the law surrounding cigarette breaks while at work, well we have the answers. The rest break gives the workers the right to take one uninterrupted 20 minute rest break during their working day, if they work more than six hours a day.

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Quit-coach and cash incentives for Taumarunui smokers

Smoking - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 02:42

Pregnant smokers can earn up to $300 by quitting the cigarettes through a Pinnacle Midlands Health Network programme . The small King Country town - which has one of the highest rates of smoking pregnant women in the country - will also get a "quit coach" in October to help locals give up smoking for good.

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Fury as 'drug-smoking' koala mural painted over

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 22:16

AN Adelaide council has ordered a mural on the side of a home showing animals smoking 'illicit drugs' be removed, upsetting the artist who claims they're just smoking tobacco. HAVE YOUR SAY A MURAL on the side of a Kensington home - deemed "offensive" for its depiction of animals smoking tobacco - has been removed by order of the local council, to the anger of the artist.

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Trial to begin against Philip Morris in smoker's death

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 17:45

A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit against Philip Morris in connection with the lung cancer death of a Connecticut woman who smoked the company's Marlboro cigarettes. The trial over Vernon resident Jeanette Bifolck's death in 2000 is scheduled to begin Monday in federal court in Bridgeport.

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Male Infertility a Reality in UAE: Infographic

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 13:29

One in five couples in the UAE face infertility-related issues and in almost 50 per cent of the cases, men are the causative factor, according to a study of UAE males, both expatriates and Emiratis. The issue of male infertility is, in fact, a worldwide issue as reported by several studies and the causes are mainly related to modern-day lifestyle matters such as obesity, diabetes, smoking and stress.

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7 Reasons To Buy This Dividend Champion

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 09:12

Altria Group continues to see results. This isn't something an investor could tell by looking at MO's returns over the last year.

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Here's what opposite sex think about posts on sexual harassment and confessions

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 04:55

When I learnt that people are opening up about their own assault stories, I didn't comment right away. Sometimes, I fear that there's a sudden spurt of interest in a topic and it dies equally fast.

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A look at Alabama players smoking cigars after beating Tennessee

Smoking - Sun, 10/22/2017 - 00:34

Paying no mind to the tobacco-free campus rules, Alabama fans started lighting up cigars before the Crimson Tide finished the 45-7 beating of Tennessee on Saturday evening. Bo Scarbrough said he could smell it on the sideline.

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Call to ban all filter cigarettes

Smoking - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:25

THERE are calls for filter cigarettes to be banned from sale because they are an "engineering hoax" that harms smokers and the environment. Professor Haydn Walters says cigarette filters are a "con" that have no health benefits and have succeeded in luring more women into tobacco addiction.

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Deschutes County considering tobacco retail license

Smoking - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 18:02

A study ties a host of new diseases to smoking, and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use. - Bulletin A study ties a host of new diseases to smoking, and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use.

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Damien Grant: Council should butt out when it comes to smoking policy

Smoking - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 13:57

Penny Hulse, the Auckland councillor in charge of this policy was quoted as saying "Our job is to support the work that's being done by the Cancer Society, The Ministry of Health and public health". Here's a thought, Penny: no.

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'Strong public support' for proposed amendments to Tobacco Act: Amrin Amin

Smoking - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 11:42

File photo of cigarettes seen during the manufacturing process in a British American Tobacco Cigarette Factory. SINGAPORE: The authorities have received "strong public support" for proposed amendments to the Tobacco Act, said Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Health Amrin Amin on the sidelines of a community roadshow on Saturday .

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Honolulu bans smokers in cars when children are present Smoking in a...

Smoking - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 07:16

Smoking in a car in Honolulu can bring a hefty fine if there are children in the vehicle, KHON reported. In a unanimous vote Wednesday, the Honolulu City Council passed a bill that would make it illegal to smoke in a vehicle if someone under 18 is in inside.

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