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  1. Raising Tobacco Sales Age to 21 Is Best Way to Prevent Lifelong AddictionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newswise

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Raising the national minimum age to buy cigarettes to 21 would save lives by preventing adolescents from ever taking up smoking, a new report suggests. In their analysis, Ohio State University public health experts detail how raising the minimum tobacco sales age would be effective in improving health and note the economic consequences to retailers would be minimal.


  2. Triumph the Insult Comic Dog election special lands on Hulu in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Entertainment Weekly

    On August 11, Hulu will release Triumph's Summer Election Special 2016 , a follow-up to Triumph's presidential primary special. The new special will cover cigar-smoking dog's trips to the Republican and Democratic national conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia.


  3. Turn the PageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pats Pulpit

    ... bitchfests or the complicated dichotomy of 'new vs. old' money. We don't care about the brandy sipping and Cuban smoking that takes place on your yachts while you scheme how to extract more from your players and your fans, or which doctors and ...


  4. Shops Openly Flouting Tobacco Sales Ban Near Schools In ChinaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... and in those within a 100 m radius of a school. Only around one in five retail outlets selling tobacco had a 'no smoking' sign prominently displayed, and this was particularly true of shops near schools. And not many outlets displayed a 'no sales to ...


  5. Cigar retailer launches interactive cigar pairing guideRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... interface for enthusiasts of both cigars and spirits to find the perfect mix that will enhance their drinking or smoking experience. “It's a fun, interactive way to pair your favorite cigars with your favorite spirits,” says Kristen ...


  6. Health insurance coverage is associated with lower odds of alcohol use by pregnant womenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... levels but who are not alcohol dependent." "In addition, there is the need for greater health provider attention to smoking among pregnant women," said Silvia Martins, MD, PhD, associate professor of Epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public ...


  7. Ask Eli: Banning Smoking in Condos, Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... your questions to him via email for response in future columns . Enjoy! Question: Is there anything I can do about smoking in my condo? When my neighbors smoke, there is a strong cigarette odor in the hallway and inside my unit. Unfortunately, the ...


  8. EP City Council bans electronic cigarettes, may consider vape shops exempt Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... the city of East Peoria," Brunton said July 20. "The Illinois Smoke Free Act does provide certain exceptions where smoking is allowed, which would appear to include vape shops and stores. However, the definitions used in the Illinois Smoke Free Act ...


  9. Roseburg bans smoking at 5 city-owned parking lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The News-Review reports ( ) six of seven councilors supported the move after a brief discussion Monday night. . City Councilor John McDonald, a longtime smoker, said he supported the new ordinance to save residents from unwanted odors and the effects of secondhand smoke.


  10. The FDA Can't Tell the Difference between Eggplants and TobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... cigarettes. This is why the British Royal College of Physicians found that vaping e-liquid is 95 percent safer than smoking cigarettes. This treatment of vaping - even when e-liquid has no connection to tobacco - shows that the FDA's reasoning is ...


  11. Firefighters called to extinguish decking blaze caused by discarded cigaretteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

    Two crews from Witham and Chelmsford were called to the property in Hemmingway Road Witham at 12.45pm today, where a cigarette had caused the outside decking of the house to catch alight. Stuart Hay, Chelmsford Sub Officer, said: "A cigarette, which had not been put out properly, was discarded in a plastic pot the cigarette caught light to the nearby compost bag and back door.


  12. Getting Started With Data ScienceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | I programmer

    Author: Murtaza Haider Publisher: IBM Press Pages: 608 ISBN: 978-0133991024 Print: 0133991024 Kindle: B019D322UU Audience: IT people who need to analyse data Rating: 4.5 Reviewer: Kay Ewbank If you've enjoyed books such as Freakonomics or Outliers, you'll feel at home reading this book as it uses a similar approach; take an interesting question such as 'Does the higher price of cigarettes deter smoking?' , and use that as the basis for some data analysis. The aim is to teach you how to do your own analyses.


  13. The FDA's Insane Definition of 'Tobacco Product' Drives Vaping InnovationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The Food and Drug Administration's onerous e-cigarette regulations , which are expected to put all but the largest producers of vaping equipment and e-liquids out of business, are based on the counterintuitive premise that tobacco products need not contain tobacco. If they contain nicotine derived from tobacco, as the fluid that e-cigarettes turn into an aerosol often does, that's enough for the FDA to regulate them as tobacco products.


  14. Is it illegal to smoke in a car around children? Yes...and noRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... make it illegal to smoke in a car if children are present. The state's ban, which went into effect July 1, prohibits smoking around children 8 and younger and covers lighted pipes, cigars, cigarettes. Violators are subject to a $100 fine. The law ...


  15. Edinburgh residents voting for their favourite Trainspotting character with cigarette buttsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... initiatives taking place nationwide in a concerted effort to reverse the decline of local environmental quality. "Smoking related litter, whilst relatively small items, prove to be a big headache for those who have to clean them up. "I hope that the ...


  16. Grassmarket residents offered Trainspotting "bin-ballot"Read the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    In a novel approach to litter collection, smokers are being asked to vote for their favourite Trainspotting character with cigarette butts. Picture: Hemedia


  17. Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-QRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... term PMI uses to refer to products with the potential to reduce individual risk and population harm in comparison to smoking cigarettes. Through multidisciplinary capabilities in product development, state-of-the-art facilities, and industry-leading ...


  18. Differential impact of smoking on mortality and kidney...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    The extent to which smoking contributes to adverse outcomes among men and women of all ages undergoing dialysis is uncertain. The objective of this study was to determine the differential impact of smoking on risks of mortality and kidney transplantation by age and by sex at dialysis initiation.


  19. Genetic variations of DICKKOPF family genes might not be associated...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... of the six SNPs achieved significant association with the overall GC risk and stratified analysis by age, gender, smoking status, drinking status, tumor location and pathological classification confirmed these non-significant associations. Our study ...


  20. What fans attending International Champions Cup need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Carolina Panthers

    ... be permitted. Are fans able to smoke at Bank of America Stadium? Bank of America Stadium is a smoke-free facility. Smoking is prohibited inside all areas of the stadium including concourses, seating areas, and all suites and club areas. This ...