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Scientists say they have identified a root cause of lupus — one that could pave the way for new treatments

NBC Bay Area 11 Jul 2024
Health ... Dr ... This story first appeared on NBCNews.com ... How tobacco-free nicotine pouches may harm your health Colorado health officials investigating human case of bubonic plague More than a third of states confirm cases of the West Nile virus ... .
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BALANCING REGULATION AND HARM REDUCTION

The Star 08 Jul 2024
Japan turned to scientifically-backed alternatives to draft regulatory landscape of tobacco Read full story ... .
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Why Gen Z are going teetotal - they

The Daily Mail 07 Jul 2024
‘It has just never appealed to me,’ he insists ... But I always say no ... But it isn’t the whole story. Dr Melissa Oldham, from University College London’s Tobacco and Alcohol Research Group, surveyed more than 500 young people to try to explain the change ... .
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Boys and girls of summers past

Lebanon Democrat 06 Jul 2024
Many years ago, when burley tobacco was king in Middle Tennessee late of June and early July would find most tobacco “laid by.” Dark green and growing, burley seemed to thrive as temperatures were on the rise ... Rusty nails were another story.
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Editorial: Tennessee should tax e-cigarettes to discourage sales

Kingsport Times-News 05 Jul 2024
Taking note that Tennessee ranks first in the nation in use of e-cigarettes, our front-page story last Wednesday detailed the great harm they, and tobacco, are causing. "Smoking tobacco has been proven ...
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State police probe man's death in fireworks-related explosion at Union City-area residence

GoErie 01 Jul 2024
eNewspaper. It’s like the paper, only paperless. Get a replica of the paper on your digital doorstep with eNewspaper ... The Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was also notified, officials said. This is a developing story.
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Tobacco giant accused of ‘manipulating science’ to attract non-smokers

The Observer 28 Jun 2024
The tobacco company Philip Morris International has been accused of “manipulating science for profit” through funding research and advocacy work with scientists ... Experts condemn US tobacco firm’s sponsorship of doctor training as ‘grotesque’.
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Surgeon general declares gun violence a public health crisis

The San Diego Union-Tribune 26 Jun 2024
He said he was confident that, as in the areas of tobacco and climate change, public opinion on gun violence would respond to “a slow and eventually unsurmountable body of evidence.” ... (STORY CAN END HERE.
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UK anti-smoking policies ‘comparable with sanitation reform in 19th century’

AOL 25 Jun 2024
Many journalists didn’t take tobacco seriously in the 1970s,” Peto said ... about reducing tobacco deaths.” ... “The UK has had about 10 million tobacco deaths since 1950, but it’s not just a UK story.
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Dog treats made by Henrico County company recalled due to possible metal contamination

Calhoun Times 25 Jun 2024
Several stories below the clock itself, four small balconies jut out from the clock tower on Old City Hall in downtown Richmond ... A story about area laboratories and scientists noted that medical concerns about smoking had spurred the tobacco industry.
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FDA allows menthol-flavored e-cigarettes in hopes of getting smokers to quit

WPTV 21 Jun 2024
For the first time, the Food and Drug Administration will allow for the marketing of non-tobacco flavored e-cigarettes, saying the benefits outweigh the dangers of the newly approved products ... Njoy is owned by tobacco giant Altria ... Related stories..
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Court delivers 'mixed bag' on ObamaCare preventive care mandate

The Hill 21 Jun 2024
The Big >Story ... The agency said it authorized four menthol products from NJOY, which was purchased in 2023 by tobacco giant Altria, manufacturer of Marlboro cigarettes. Full Story ... Full Story ... Full Story ... Most read stories on The Hill right now..
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Survey: Every Second Yeshiva Bochur in Israel Smokes

Virtual Jerusalem 20 Jun 2024
Over 50% of students learning in haredi yeshivas in Israel are regular smokers, according to a survey conducted by the Knesset. They suggested raising the legal age for purchasing tobacco to 21. Full Story|Read More� ��COLlive ....
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Zyn maker halts online sales of its popular nicotine pouches in the US

WPTV 18 Jun 2024
The Washington, D.C., city council banned the sale of all flavored tobacco and flavored synthetic nicotine products in October 2022. The prohibition includes any flavor other than tobacco. Related Story.
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Social media isn't like cigarettes, and a warning label won't help much

Business Insider 18 Jun 2024
Murthy references the warning label on tobacco products, which is viewed as a public health success story, helping reduce tobacco use significantly since the 1970s.

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