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Beach Blanket Ban: Oregon Proposes No-Smoking Rule for Coast

Smoking along all of Oregon’s more than 360 miles of Pacific coastline would be banned under a proposal by the state Parks and Recreation Department. A ban on smoking in state parks, except in vehicles, campsites and some designated areas, was approved ...http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/beach-blanket-ban-oregon-proposes-no-smoking...

GAO: Shift to Pipe Tobacco, Large Cigars Saves Tobacco Firms Billions in Taxes

A 2009 law that raised federal taxes on tobacco products to discourage smoking triggered a market shift to pipe tobacco and large cigars, costing the U.S. Treasury billions in lost revenue, according to a GAO report obtained by NBC News. In some instances ...http://www.nbcnews.com/news/investigations/gao-shift-pipe-tobacco-large-cigars-s...

Plateau in smoking suits helps Reynolds-Lorillard deal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Smoking-related lawsuits against U.S. tobacco giants are leveling off, making it more likely that a merger between rivals Reynolds American Inc and Lorillard Inc will go through, analysts who follow the industry said. The two cigarette ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55640988/ns/business-us_business/t/plateau-smoking-sui...

Why Uruguay's Fight With Big Tobacco Matters

But before you nod off, here’s a triple shot of espresso: Uruguay’s fight with Philip Morris, the world’s largest cigarette manufacturer, just might mark a turning point in the global smoking pandemic that the World Health Organization (WHO ...http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/why-uruguays-fight-big-tobacco-matters-n15717...

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Smoking - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Updated July. 23, 2014

Smoking is a practice in which a substance is burned and the resulting smoke breathed in to be tasted or inhaled. Most commonly the substance is the dried leaves of ...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoking

American Lung Association : Smoking ; Facts About Quitting ...

Updated July. 22, 2014

Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of preventable disease and death worldwide. Smoking-related diseases claim over 393,000 American lives each year.http://www.lung.org/stop-smoking/about-smoking/health-effects/smoking.html

Smoking: Get Tips on How to Quit Smoking - MedicineNet

Updated July. 22, 2014

Learn how to quit smoking. Smoking is an addictive disease, read about the steps to quit smoking including medication and behavior modification.http://www.medicinenet.com/smoking_and_quitting_smoking/article.htm

Smoking - National Cancer Institute

Updated July. 23, 2014

Free help to quit smoking, plus information on smoking and cancer, secondhand smoke, cigarettes, other tobacco products, tobacco research, and statistics.http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/tobacco/smoking