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  1. 'Recurrent cough and cold in children are signs of asthma'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    ... if they are asthmatic, their children are also prone to suffer from asthma," added Kabra. He also said that passive smoking, where the smoke of cigarettes, bidis and hookah is inhaled by the non-smoker, is a major cause of asthma. "Dust present on ...


  2. University of Windsor approves plans for building on Tunnel Bar-B-Q siteRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    ... proverbial crossroads. Ontario's move to regulate e-cigarettes like cigarettes will only hurt people trying to quit smoking and reeks of a tax grab, said Paul Dinunzio, who stopped smoking using e-cigarettes three years ago. "It's really actually ...


  3. About 1 in 4 mental health treatment facilities offer services to quit smokingRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    According to a new report issued today by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration , only about 1 in 4 of the nation's 9,048 mental health treatment facilities that responded to the survey question about smoking cessation programs actually offered services to quit smoking. The study found that the provision of smoking cessation services varied considerably by the facility treatment setting.


  4. It's been so long since Carolyn Choate smoked, she doesn't even remember this guyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WWLP

    It was 1986; I was 28 at the time and had smoked a pack a day since I was 15. That's about 95,000 cigarettes! All these years later, writing that figure still makes me feel sick to my stomach. Like a lot of teenagers in my day, I started smoking in high school .


  5. Which Channel Will Own Vape?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | CSP

    One year has passed since senior tobacco analyst Bonnie Herzog hosted her first annual Wells Fargo E-Cig Forum. That year has seen a lot of change in the ever-evolving segment: vape became the word-of-the-year, two Big Tobacco companies entered the space, and the long-awaited proposed deeming regulations were finally announced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration .


  6. 20,000 cancer cases caused by people being too fat in the UK each yearRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... Stansfeld of Cancer Research said: "Four in 10 cancers in the UK can be prevented through lifestyle changes like not smoking, drinking less alcohol, keeping a healthy weight and exercising regularly." Using data from the GLOBOCAN database of cancer ...


  7. Billy Joel denies sharing smoke with Obama at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... caved and joined the President on the balcony. During his visit to the district, he had a meeting with chain-smoking Republican Rep. John Boehner (Ohio) who offered him a smoke that he declined. The piano man's last public meeting with President ...


  8. Source Close To Obama Shoots Down Billy Joel's Story About Smoking Cigarettes With The PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Business Insider there's no way that story is true. "This is ludicrous. When it comes to his promise to kick the smoking habit, the President has been keeping the faith," the source said. The Hill based their report on a person who said they saw ...


  9. Cigarettes face stickRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Nov. 25: The Union health ministry has proposed a ban on the sale of loose cigarettes, driving down tobacco share prices and fuelling suggestions that the industry may explore options to get around a tighter regime. The ministry has also proposed a cut-off of 25 years as the minimum age for tobacco consumption and a 100-fold increase in the fine for public smoking to Rs 20,000.


  10. What happens when Facebook knows every step you take, every move you make?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KNDO

    On April 24, the team behind fitness-tracking app Moves was purchased by Facebook for an undisclosed sum. The company assured users that it wouldn't commingle data with Facebook.


  11. Planet of the vapesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... during an editorial story meeting was appropriate. It was not." Of course, the word vape is often associated with smoking pot, which makes Oxford's choice seem like a concerted attempt to hang with the cool crowd. Especially since they only added ...


  12. This Isn't Your Grandma's Weed; Today's Marijuana Far More Potent, Speakers SayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    The video has gone viral on social media -- three older women, grandmothers, smoking marijuana for the first time, and apparently enjoying it. It is part of the increasingly vocal push for the legalization of marijuana that is going on -- not only in New Jersey but throughout the country.


  13. American Cancer Society concered over e-cig billRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    ... for ACS CAN in a statement. "We are urging Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to veto Council Bill 14-0371 electronic smoking devices." In addition, allowing the use of e-cigarettes in public places could encourages new tobacco users, reversing tobacco ...


  14. How to Detoxify from Living in a Toxic WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WireService

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. We live in a toxic world. Experts worldwide estimate that between 20,000 and 70,000 man-made chemicals are now used in industry and consumer goods.


  15. After a preventative double-mastectomy, what is Angelina Jolie doing with a cigarette?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Was it a set-up - by her? If not, how could the world's most media-savvy superstar allow herself to be photographed last week on a hotel balcony in Australia not just apparently arguing with husband Brad Pitt - but smoking a cigarette to boot? If it wasn't staged, it's awkward on many levels, especially since Jolie's decision to undergo a bilateral mastectomy last year after testing positive for the BRCA1 cancer gene has had a worldwide impact. Time magazine even ran a cover story about Jolie's decision to have the operation and its influence on other women titled "The Angelina Effect."


  16. Public health group against e-cigarette billRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... Harbor Vapor Juices in Fells Point, Brooke Baldwin sells e-cigarettes. She said many people use the device to quit smoking tobacco and that all you're really seeing is a cloud of water vapor that's harmless. "I think they should be legal anywhere. I ...


  17. Benedict Cumberbatch quits smoking in an effort to be healthierRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jonathan Hordle/REX Benedict Cumberbatch London Collections: Men, Spencer Hart show, London, Britain - 15 Jun 2012 No more smelling like an ashtray for Benedict Cumberbatch , as the Sherlock actor has revealed he's ditched the cigs in favour for a healthy lifestyle. The actor, who recently proposed to his girlfriend Sophie Hunter, admitted that even though he finds it super-tough to be healthy when he's hopping all over the world.


  18. Genius Closes Non-Brokered Private PlacementRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    ... in the distribution and processing of electronic cigarettes. ZenCig is a cleaner and healthier alternative to smoking for all. ZenCig is one of the leading electronic cigarette companies in this rapidly emerging and fast-growing market. The ...


  19. Harper College goes smoke-free as of Jan. 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Harper College campuses will go smoke-free on Jan. 1, 2015, six months before a law goes into effect banning tobacco on all Illinois' public college campuses. Smoking will be banned everywhere on the campus; only smoking in personal vehicles will be allowed.


  20. Health advocates ask mayor to veto council's 'vaping' billRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Public health advocates on Tuesday called on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to veto the City Council's ban on e-cigarette "vaping" inside businesses, calling the legislation a "bad bill" that weakens the state's indoor smoking ban by permitting vaping inside Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino and some bars are restaurants. As health professionals debate safety, effectiveness, vaping enthusiasts say the device helped them quit smoking At a news conference at the American Cancer Society's Baltimore Hope Lodge, Del.