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  1. FDA to tobacco companies: Stop calling your cigarettes a naturala or a additive-freeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Federal regulators on Thursday ordered three tobacco companies to cease claims that their cigarettes are "additive-free" or "natural," saying they could mislead smokers into believing that the products are healthier than other cigarettes. The warnings marked the first time that the Food and Drug Administration has exercised its authority under a far-reaching 2009 tobacco-control law to take action against such claims on cigarette labels.


  2. Drinking coffee and alcohol could be putting a spring in your stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    ... to keep in mind that the study team only found associations and were not able to prove that coffee, alcohol or smoking caused the gait changes. "Further research will be needed to disentangle whether this effect is caused by alcohol, coffee, or ...


  3. Bill Would Add Cigarette Tax of $2.00 in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Political

    A measure introduced on Wednesday in the California Senate would raise the cigarette tax in the state by $2 a pack. The hike supporters said would help to curb the number of smoking deaths, but critics said it would place more needless burden on small business and the consumer.


  4. California lawmakers act to raise smoking age to 21, restrict e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    ... state Senate. The state Senate on Thursday approved six anti-tobacco bills, including measures that would raise the smoking age in California from 18 to 21 and bar electronic cigarettes from restaurants, movie theaters and other public places where ...


  5. FDA cites "natural" tobacco manufacturers for false advertisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). This is the first time that the FDA has used its authority under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 to impose regulatory action regarding the use of "additive-free" or "natural" ...


  6. European Commission accused of TTIP 'cover-up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The First Post

    ... Settlement (ISDS), which could allow tobacco companies to sue governments that attempt to introduce stringent anti-smoking legislation. Marlboro maker Philip Morris used a comparable trade treaty to take legal action against Australia over mandatory ...


  7. Year-long exposure to Springfield air is like smoking seven cigarettes, graphic showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    A bicyclist passes a view of the Springfield skyline on the Connecticut River Walk and Bikeway, Oct. 20, 2014. SPRINGFIELD -- Living in Springfield for a year is equivalent to smoking seven cigarettes, according to live data provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday morning.


  8. Return To The Planet Of Monkeys vs. RobotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cultural Gutter

    ... Scott breaks Marvin outta animal stir, and takes him home. Marvin starts dressing in a robe and boxer shorts, smoking cigars and using his feet to hold his scotch glass. Scott wants to hide his chimpanzee grandfather till he figures something out, ...


  9. FDA issues warning letters to 3 tobacco companies over "additive-free" claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Brandon Sun

    ... that Natural American Spirit's advertising in magazines such as Sports Illustrated and Vanity Fair violated the Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. "The potential for irreparable damage to public health from the marketing of tobacco products ...


  10. Is Miley Cyrus smoking a HUGE spliff after MTV grant 'free rei...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Star

    Miley Cyrus , 22 is set to host the Video Music Awards this Sunday, and after all the buzz, it looks like it's going to be quite the show. Taking to Instagram, the Wrecking Ball singer posed wearing a pair of fluffy rabbit ears and blonde dreadlocks giving a shout out to the award ceremony, holding what appears to be a rolled up cigarette.


  11. Brilliant, California. BrilliantRead the original story

    Thursday | Fred's Humboldt Blog

    ... in the same sentence: "This bill really is about not just funding the Medi-Cal program but also to try and reduce smoking overall,... " They want to fund a program they're trying to increase participation in- Medi-Cal- yet target an already ...


  12. Roswell Considers Banning E-Cigarettes In ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... Becky Wynn opposing, an ordinance amendment that adds e-cigarettes, vape pens or similar devices to the list of smoking products that are prohibited in city parks and public places. According to the Centers for Disease Control , e-cigarette use ...


  13. FDA warns 3 tobacco product makers over labelingRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... with "modest-risk" claims that are not backed by scientific evidence ratified by the health regulator. The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 requires a company to get its modified risk tobacco product application approved by ...


  14. WLFI File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... rs called Baby & Me Tobacco Free. The foundation will also fund campaigns targeting adult obesity and Indiana's high smoking rate.


  15. Quitting Smoking After Heart Attack Gives Quick Boost to Mental Health, Quality of LifeRead the original story

    Thursday | Health News Digest

    Newswise - A new study shows that quitting smoking after a heart attack has immediate benefits, including less chest pain, better quality of daily life and improved mental health. Many of these improvements became apparent as little as one month after quitting and are more pronounced after one year, according to the research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.


  16. TTIP deal: Business lobbyists dominate talks at expense of trade unions and NGOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Independent

    ... even more on lobbying - 5m euros each annually, according to the register. By contrast the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention NGO spends less than 10,000 euros a year employing two lobbyists in Brussels in a part-time basis. It ...


  17. 2Morrow and mHealth Technologies Partner to Help 100K Turkish SmokersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MacMegasite

    Healthcare reform, intensive awareness campaigns, and government policies have resulted in an impressive decrease in Turkey's smoking rates over the last decade, and an increase in those seeking help with quitting. As of 2013, about 14M people in Turkey still smoked and there is strong interest and support in further reducing that number.


  18. Pregnant mums still drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to her baby by having the odd drink. "We never talked about it at school or at the doctors ... they hounded me about smoking, but there was no mention of alcohol." Mrs Prichard, who was a smoker, cut back on cigarettes and took it upon herself to ...


  19. Mayor Murray Will Temporarily Hold Off on Hookah Lounge CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Stranger

    Mayor Ed Murray has said the 11 hookah lounges in the city violate the state ban on indoor smoking. Now, his administration will give the lounges a chance to change their business model to come into compliance.


  20. Truth's Latest Anti-Smoking Campaign Will Really Make Teens Stop and ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | People

    ... is working with other online personalities like Gabbie Hanna on "It's a Trap," a video that's part of truth 's anti-smoking campaign, which PEOPLE can exclusively debut: "It hits close to home for me because I've had people pass away in my family ...