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  1. Clean the creekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    First, Coldstream Creek, the creek that runs into our water source, Kalamalka Lake, was very clean compared to the last time we cleaned it. By the end of our first clean, we had four huge bags of garbage, including an old bicycle and a tin roof from somebody's shed.


  2. The Pulse: Before DNC, rethink city security stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... itself was empty. Yet that was packed in comparison with the cigar lounge at the Union League, where I sat alone, smoking an Ashton and watching the Mass from Madison Square Garden. By 4 a.m. Saturday, I had walked about a 1.5-mile circuitous route ...


  3. Lawsuit says 'natural' American Spirit cigarettes made in New Mexico use misleading adsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    The Santa Fe New Mexican reports a Florida law firm filed the suit this week against Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. and its parent company, Reynolds American Inc. The plaintiffs say the cigarette maker's marketing deliberately tries to mislead smokers into believing their products are healthier than other tobacco products.


  4. Smoking cessation help availableRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Help is available throughout the area, in both West Virginia and across the river in Ohio for those who want to quit smoking. The Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department has a Regional Tobacco Prevention Coordinator Jamie Jacobsen who is available to help people interested in quitting tobacco use, and cessation classes and assistance are also available in Washington County, Ohio.


  5. Lawsuit: American Spirit Cigarettes Unhealthy Despite 'Natural' ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [] SANTA FE, N.M. - The company behind American Spirit cigarettes is being targeted in a class-action lawsuit. A Florida law firm filed the suit this week against Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.


  6. 'Natural' cigarette maker subject of class-action lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The plaintiffs say the cigarette maker's marketing deliberately tries to mislead smokers into believing their products are healthier than other tobacco products. According to documents, the lawsuit cites a Food and Drug Administration warning that the use of words such as "natural" or "additive free" in their advertising violates federal law.


  7. Protest of alleged spice sales organizedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Burch said that in her experience spice is quickly addicting and the withdrawal was very unpleasant. "It became me smoking it not because I wanted the same feeling as marijuana, but to keep from getting sick," Burch said. "Pretty much so I wouldn't ...


  8. What's your heart's age? It might depend on where you workRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... and informative messages led patients with coronary heart disease to make behavior changes like exercising more and smoking less," NPR's report read. Over the study's course, half of the 700 patients involved received four text messages each week ...


  9. The great trans-Pacific free-trade charadeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... mechanisms created by agreements like the TPP to fight regulations intended to curb the public-health scourge of smoking. Under these investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) systems, foreign investors gain new rights to sue national governments in ...


  10. How reduced-nicotine cigarettes can help you kick the buttRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    ... in the study. It is the first large-scale clinical trial to examine the effects of reduced-nicotine cigarettes on smoking behavior and exposure to products contained within cigarette smoke, according to study co-investigator Hilary Tindle of the ...


  11. Swedish Match awaits FDA ruling on "less harmful" status for tobacco productRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... has been sold for generations in Scandinavian countries, and it has been gaining popularity there since the 1970s as smoking rates have declined. Because of the way snus is manufactured and consumed, Swedish Match says the product has far fewer ...


  12. Beilue: The things we do for our animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... be a listed item. But, hey, when it comes to your dog, you do what you gotta do. It wasn't to get Ranger to quit smoking - at age 10, old habits are difficult to break. Rather, he had a flare-up of his grade 1 arthritis, and was looking like Walter ...


  13. Calls for Scotland to lead global 'war' on alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    AN international expert on tobacco control is calling for Scotland to lead the way in a global 'war' to tackle alcohol problems, similar to the efforts which have been made to reduce smoking across the western world. Professor Gerard Hastings, who founded the Centre for Tobacco Control Research at Stirling University, and has advised governments and the World Health Organisation , said tobacco and alcohol were examples of an "industrial epidemic", where health issues are being driven by commercial interests.


  14. Low-nicotine cigarettes cut use, dependence, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    A new study might help the push for regulations to limit nicotine in cigarettes. Smokers who switched to special low-nicotine ones wound up smoking less and were more likely to try to quit, researchers found.


  15. Harper's pot is 'infinitely worse' than tobacco assertion 'misleading' - health expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... have aggressively attacked Trudeau for his stance on marijuana at least since 2013, when he admitted to smoking the drug while an MP. The Liberal leader “wants to make smoking marijuana a normal, everyday activity,” alleged ...


  16. Stephen King bibliography: 'Night Shift' part 14: 'Quitters Inc.'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... story follows a man named Dick Morrison, who is told about a company with a strong record of helping people quit smoking. He signs up, only to find that their methods are more than he bargained for. Oddly enough, the company in the story is far more ...


  17. My tales of shishaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    THE LETHAL SMOKE. Smoking shisha is prestigious for some people but health reports show that a session is equal to smoking 200 cigarettes.


  18. CambridgeNews published Stoptober: children aged 9-12 ask for help to quit smoking in...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Children as young as 9-12 have been asking for help to stop smoking in Cambridgeshire, shock data has revealed. The figures come as a ban on smoking in cars with children came into force on October 1 and Stoptober gets under way.


  19. Laughing all the way to the bank: 5 of America's highest-paid stand-up comicsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... millions of dollars, including Russell Peters, Daniel Tosh, Gabriel Iglesias, Larry the Cable Guy, and Larry's cigar-smoking, Scotch-drinking cohort from the Blue Collar Comedy tours, Ron White. Up-and-coming comedians like Amy Schumer and Aziz ...


  20. Abdul Fattah Suleiman Qandil, director of training at Oman Heart Association. Photo-Times of OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... patients in the country, which can be attributed to living an unhealthy lifestyle. Nowadays, many youngsters start smoking early and by the time they reach their 20s, they are prone to cardiovascular diseases, he said at the time, adding that Oman ...