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13 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Smoking Rates Are Down, But A Different Type Of Tobacco Use Is On The Rise

First, the good news: Smoking rates are down significantly in 26 states. The bad news? The use of smokeless tobacco (also known as dip, snuff or chew) is up in four states, while using both cigarettes and smokeless tobacco is up significantly in five states. “Although overall cigarette smoking prevalence has declined significantly in recent years in many states, the ...

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16 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Smokeless Tobacco Is On The Rise In These States

First, the good news: Smoking rates are down significantly in 26 states. The bad news? The use of smokeless tobacco (also known as dip, snuff or chew) is up in four states, while using both cigarettes and smokeless tobacco is up significantly in five states. “Although overall cigarette smoking prevalence has declined significantly in recent years in many states, the ...

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18 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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Court rules to protect documents on mining health research

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The West Virginia Supreme Court has ruled documents by a former university researcher studying the effects of coal mining on public health don't have to be made public after a coal company sued to have them disclosed. The Charleston Gazette (http://bit.ly/1F5bRyN ) reports Alpha Natural Resources ...

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MAY 21, 2015 - Washington Times

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Summit to focus on drug addiction in W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia state delegate says he'll be holding a summit in Charleston that focuses on drug addiction in the state. Del. Chris Stansbury says the summit will be held June 1 and discuss how drug overdoses are affecting the state. The event will take place ...

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MAY 15, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Mandatory Vaccine Bill Passes In California Senate

A bill that would make vaccines mandatory for nearly every child in California passed the state Senate on Thursday morning. The controversial bill ensures that parents enrolling their children in California schools will be allowed to opt them out of immunizations only for medical reasons and may no longer cite religious or personal belief exemptions as reasons not to vaccinate. ...

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