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Salem-News.com (Jun-06-2014 16:35)
Oregon Senator Releases Congressional Report on Need for E-Cigarette RegulationSalem-News.com
In Oregon, there are no restrictions on children purchasing e-cigarettes.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley was joined Friday by students and experts on tobacco use prevention to release a Congressional report on the marketing tactics by tobacco companies to hook young people on nicotine.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-08-2013 09:55)
Marijuana and Tobacco: A Lethal CombinationDr. Phil Leveque, Professor of Pharmacology Salem-News.com
It's the tobacco, stupid!
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
The Portland Tribune usually a very conservative newspaper published an astonishing article 9-28-2013 titled "Sweet Deceit Cigars Tempt Teens". The article advertises a new type of miniature cigars about the size of a cigarette and sometimes called “cigarillos”. The new trick is to have them flavored such as, strawberry, peach, grape, honey, apple, and pineapple. High School kids are going crazy over them!
Salem-News.com (Nov-07-2011 02:36)
36 Million Deaths in the World Due to Noncommunicable DiseasesClemente Ferrer Salem-News.com
A life full of exercise, a balanced nutrition, and social familiar gatherings, is the perfect cure for noncommunicable diseases.
(MADRID) - "Noncommunicable diseases are the number one cause of death in the world", declared Dr. Douglas Bettcher, Director of the WHO’s Tobacco Free Initiative, during the presentation of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Moratlity Report in 2008.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Sep-05-2011 16:25)
Alcoholic Drinks, the Worst Attack on SocietyClemente Ferrer Salem-News.com
The most consumed drugs continue being those with legal status...
(MADRID, Spain) -
The Foundation Against Drug Addiction (FAD) has launched a new campaign to create social awareness about the dangers of alcohol. One of its slogans is: “What should we do with alcohol?” This campaign is aimed at the general public and its goal is to raise awareness to reflect about irresponsible alcohol consumption.
Salem-News.com (Apr-04-2011 09:39)
Marketing and Promotion of Tobacco ProductsBy Ralph E. Stone Salem-News.com
Smoking kills by Eniko Tanyi
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Smoking is linked with lung cancer, emphysema, and other diseases. According to the CDC each year about 443,000 people die prematurely from smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke, and another 8.6 million live with a serious illness caused by smoking.
Salem-News.com (Mar-30-2011 20:41)
Oregon Considers Controversial Tobacco Tax IncreasesSalem-News.com
HB 2385 would allow counties to impose their own excise tax on tobacco products.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
A flurry of tobacco tax bills with conflicting objectives is under consideration by Oregon state legislators.
Salem-News.com (Jan-25-2011 23:39)
Stress, PTSD, Drug Dangers, Alcohol, Tobacco and Death - the RealityDr Phil Leveque Salem-News.com
Most people (Baboons included) are subject to various levels or severity of stress.
(MOLALLA, Ore.) -
For those who read my postings on this continuum of reality, you know what I am writing about. For any new readers let me put this together starting at square one.
Salem-News.com (Nov-18-2010 20:35)
Hookah Bar in Salem Sees Increasing BusinessWritten by Tim King & Bonnie King Salem-News.com
The hookah is a water pipe that is shared in a social group setting.
(SALEM, Ore.) - Oregon news media outlets are sending out smoke signals over the bubbling popularity of Hookah bars, painting these establishments that are very popular in other parts of the world, in a negative light.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-27-2010 14:40)
Dissolvable Tobacco Dubbed `Candy` by Oregon`s Sen. MerkleySalem-News.com
Merkley urges Oregonians to share concerns Over dissolvable tobacco products with FDA; comment period begins this week...
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week opened a 60-day comment period on dissolvable tobacco candy products. Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley urged Oregonians to submit their stories and opinions relating to the sale, distribution, and use of tobacco candy to the FDA.
Salem-News.com (Jul-30-2010 10:43)
Iranian Official: Marlboro Tainted with Pig Blood & Nuclear MatterSalem-News.com
The Iranian Tobacco Company is being urged to adopt better supervisory measures regarding the distribution of cigarettes in the country.Read Full Article