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05
NOV
2012

Is Hookah Smoking Less Harmful than Cigarette Smoking?

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September 18, 2012 / Forbes Tech / — Hookah bars and cafes have been popping up more frequently throughout the US, promoted as a recreational and social activity that is potentially safer than cigarette smoking. Unfortunately, based on recent research and available...
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02
NOV
2012

The Research Agrees: Smoking is Really Bad for You

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October 29, 2012 / Forbes / — Four new studies offer powerful evidence of the dangers of smoking and the health benefits of quitting or not being exposed to secondhand smoke. Smoking in the UK– Between 1996 and 2001 the Million Women Study started following more than one...
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01
NOV
2012

Toronto Board of Health eyes Patio Smoking Ban

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October 22, 2012 / CP24 Toronto’s Breaking News / — The city is on the verge of butting out more locations where smokers can light up.  At its meeting today, the Toronto Board of Health is looking at starting a consultation process on banning smoking on bar and restaurant...
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29
OCT
2012

Press Release: Novus – The New Choice for Smokers

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For Immediate Release NEW NON-NICOTINE, NON-TOBACCO SOLUTION TARGETED TO NO-SMOKING ZONES Novus Twigs: The New Choice for Smokers New York City, NY /10/16/2012 – More than 1 in 5 Americans still smoke according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. This is in spite of...
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22
OCT
2012

Smoking Facts

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[h2 type=”1″ ]Here are a few facts related to smoking…we thought may interest you.[/h2] [h4 type=”2″ ]• There are over 2,000 chemicals in cigarette tobacco smoke, and 68 are known to be cancer causing • One billion people, or 14% of today’s global...
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17
OCT
2012

The World’s Second Largest Tobacco Market Launches A Crackdown On Smoking

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October 17, 2012 / The Telegraph / — Russia has launched a crackdown on smoking with a bill to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes to help tackle a public health crisis in the world’s second largest tobacco market after China. Prime Minister Dmitry...
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16
OCT
2012

Background on Smoking

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Smoking, in simple words, means drawing and exhaling smoke from a cigarette, cigar, or pipe. Tobacco smoke contains a stimulant, ‘nicotine’ which is as highly an addictive drug as heroin or cocaine. Recent studies by the National Institute of Health suggest that...
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16
OCT
2012

Health Effects of Smoking

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In recent years, smoking has become an acute global problem, and it is estimated that there are 1.2 billion smokers worldwide. The habit of smoking cigarette was once considered sexy, cool, good for health, was promoted by the sportsmen, advertised all over the television and was...
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12
OCT
2012

Clemson plans ban on all tobacco on campus by 2014

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October 12, 2012 / The Associated Press / Columbia, S.C. – Clemson University, which spent millions helping farmers grow tobacco and was famed for tobacco-spitting football coach Danny Ford, is banning all tobacco products both indoors and outdoors within two years. Clemson...
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11
OCT
2012

Cigarette Makers Wage Final Battle to Tame Russian Bill

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October 11, 2012 / Bloomberg BusinessWeek / — Cigarette makers including Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) and British American Tobacco Plc (BATS) are fighting a last-ditch battle against a smoking crackdown in Russia, with three weeks left to change the government’s...
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