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9&10 News Cadillac
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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Reuters
Industry in final ad blitz against new U.S. smog ruleWASHINGTON A multimedia, multi-state advertising blitz from industry groups opp
Industry in final ad blitz against new U.S. smog rule
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON A multimedia, multi-state advertising blitz from industry groups opposing new national ozone standards reached Pennsylvania on Tuesday, part of their last-ditch attempt to scuttle the Obama administration's plans to issue new rules... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WALB Albany
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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Fox Wausau
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
Fox Wausau / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percentBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate
U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 hours ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's down from nearly 17 percent in 2014... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
UTEP study links air pollution to low GPAs in childrenEL PASO, Texas – Researchers at the University of Texas at El Paso studied all
UTEP study links air pollution to low GPAs in children
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted yesterday
EL PASO, Texas – Researchers at the University of Texas at El Paso studied all fourth and fifth graders in the El Paso Independent School District to see if their learning environment is affected by pollution at home. The study used National Air... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Marie HagerMarie Magdalen Hager, 89, Surrey, died Thurs- day, Aug. 27, 2015, in a Velva
Marie Hager
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
Marie Magdalen Hager, 89, Surrey, died Thurs- day, Aug. 27, 2015, in a Velva nursing care center. Marie was born Jan. 24, 1926, at Selz, the daughter of Peter and Helen (Schmalz) Volk. She was raised and edu- cated in the Selz area... Read more
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The Morning Call
Road projects won't pollute Lehigh Valley airTruck traffic will double and Route 22 may well be flowing at six lanes wide in
Road projects won't pollute Lehigh Valley air
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Truck traffic will double and Route 22 may well be flowing at six lanes wide in the next 20 years, but that will not make it harder to breathe in the Lehigh Valley. That's the conclusion of a Lehigh Valley Planning Commission air quality report... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buses’ diesel blasts en route to being relegated to the pastImagine stepping off a Metro bus without being blasted moments later by a heate
Buses’ diesel blasts en route to being relegated to the past
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Imagine stepping off a Metro bus without being blasted moments later by a heated cloud of dark, noxious diesel exhaust. The experience is coming to Buffalo this fall. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority is changing 44 of its oldest... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Flu research could bring better vaccine for old and youngEvery year, thousands of seniors across the U.S. die of flu complications. But
Flu research could bring better vaccine for old and young
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Every year, thousands of seniors across the U.S. die of flu complications. But Johns Hopkins University researchers say they are developing a way to boost the power of the seasonal influenza vaccine for elderly patients. "This is a very vulnerable... Read more
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The Brown and White
St. Luke's ban on hiring only non-smokers a success, network saysFive years after St. Luke's University Health Network enacted a controversial p
St. Luke's ban on hiring only non-smokers a success, network says
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
Five years after St. Luke's University Health Network enacted a controversial policy to stop hiring smokers, the health network says the rule is having its desired effect. The policy grandfathered existing employees upon its enactment in May 2010,... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
When a breath is hard to catchKaden Bush faces a long climb back. With his eighth birthday coming up, Kaden’
When a breath is hard to catch
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Kaden Bush faces a long climb back. With his eighth birthday coming up, Kaden’s odds of making it back to good health are shrinking. He was 5 years old when he came down with respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV. For the many children who come down... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Cigarette tax: California voters overwhelmingly back $2-a-pack increaseSACRAMENTO — A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state’s cig
Cigarette tax: California voters overwhelmingly back $2-a-pack increase
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
SACRAMENTO — A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state’s cigarette tax by $2 a pack, a new Field Poll unveiled Thursday found that two-thirds of California voters back such a tax increase. That’s one of the key findings in the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
California’s training wheels for young adultsIf you’re between the ages of 18 and 21 and live in California, congratulations
California’s training wheels for young adults
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
If you’re between the ages of 18 and 21 and live in California, congratulations: The California Legislature is halfway to further eroding your rights. The State Senate this week voted to increase the age that you can legally buy tobacco products... Read more
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TribLIVE
Clairton board OKs movesClairton City School District is partnering with the American Lung Association
Clairton board OKs moves
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Clairton City School District is partnering with the American Lung Association to educate elementary students about asthma. School directors unanimously approved an agreement with the association Wednesday to provide screenings and instruction to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Children exposed to toxic air pollutants at home more likely to have lower GPAsA University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) study on children's health has found th
Children exposed to toxic air pollutants at home more likely to have lower GPAs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
A University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) study on children's health has found that fourth and fifth graders who are exposed to toxic air pollutants at home are more likely to have lower GPAs. UTEP researchers analyzed academic performance and... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Cigarette tax: California voters overwhelmingly back $2-a-pack increaseSACRAMENTO — A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state’s cig
Cigarette tax: California voters overwhelmingly back $2-a-pack increase
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
SACRAMENTO — A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state’s cigarette tax by $2 a pack, a new Field Poll unveiled Thursday found that two-thirds of California voters back such a tax increase. That’s one of the key findings in the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
UTEP study links air pollution to lower GPAsA UTEP study on children’s health found that fourth and fifth graders who are e
UTEP study links air pollution to lower GPAs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
A UTEP study on children’s health found that fourth and fifth graders who are exposed to toxic air pollutants at home are more likely to have lower GPAs. UTEP researchers analyzed academic performance and sociodemographic data for 1,895 fourth and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Cigarette tax poll: California voters overwhelming back $2-a-pack taxSACRAMENTO -- A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state's ci
Cigarette tax poll: California voters overwhelming back $2-a-pack tax
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state's cigarette tax by $2 a pack, a new Field Poll unveiled Thursday found that two-thirds of California voters back such a tax increase. That's one of the key findings in the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Cigarette tax poll: California voters overwhelming back $2-a-pack taxSACRAMENTO -- A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state's ci
Cigarette tax poll: California voters overwhelming back $2-a-pack tax
The Daily Review / Posted 5 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- A day after a state senator revived a bill to hike the state's cigarette tax by $2 a pack, a new Field Poll unveiled Thursday found that two-thirds of California voters back such a tax increase. That's one of the key findings in the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area native will celebrate 50th year as Sister of MercySister Bridget Clark, R.S.M., the former Mary Ann Clark, daughter of the late R
Area native will celebrate 50th year as Sister of Mercy
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Sister Bridget Clark, R.S.M., the former Mary Ann Clark, daughter of the late Robert J. and the late Mary (McHugh) Clark, will celebrate her 50th anniversary as a Sister of Mercy on Saturday at a Mass of Jubilee in Blessed Sacrament Chapel in Mercy... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Air quality: Health tips for smoky conditionsThe following information comes from "Wildfire Smoke: A Guide for Public Health
Air quality: Health tips for smoky conditions
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
The following information comes from "Wildfire Smoke: A Guide for Public Health Officials," written, in part, by the Missoula County Health Department, along with other public health agencies and officials. Health effects of smoke The effects of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsWEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for th
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
WEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts, St. Johns River Community College, 283 College Drive, Orange Park. Includes an entertainment and information stage, music, health screenings and more than 70... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aurora knows it's 'not a retirement community'; city places 147th of 150 in WalletHub studyA financial advice site's list of the best places to retire shows Aurora might
Aurora knows it's 'not a retirement community'; city places 147th of 150 in WalletHub study
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
A financial advice site's list of the best places to retire shows Aurora might not be one of them. WalletHub ranked the 150 largest cities in America from best to worst for retirement based on roughly 25 factors in categories of affordability,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Wildfire Smoke Becomes The Health Threat That Won't Go AwayA screenshot of fire conditions on AirNow.gov, with orange icons showing fires
Wildfire Smoke Becomes The Health Threat That Won't Go Away
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
A screenshot of fire conditions on AirNow.gov, with orange icons showing fires and gray representing smoke. I stepped out my parents' front door last Thursday, expecting a typically glorious summer day in southern Oregon. Instead I was hit with... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsWEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for th
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
WEDNESDAY Clay County Senior Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts, St. Johns River Community College, 283 College Drive, Orange Park. Includes an entertainment and information stage, music, health screenings and more than 70... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Report: Lorain County to get hit hard by EPA ozone regulationsThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to tighten ozone regulations ha
Report: Lorain County to get hit hard by EPA ozone regulations
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 7 days ago
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to tighten ozone regulations has come under the scrutiny of small business and manufacturing groups who say it is a federal overreach that will hurt Ohio’s economy. The EPA is considering tightening... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Legislators oppose tighter EPA regulations — The Medina County GazetteThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to tighten ozone regulations ha
Legislators oppose tighter EPA regulations — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to tighten ozone regulations has come under the scrutiny of small business and manufacturing groups who say it is a federal overreach that will hurt Ohio’s economy. The EPA is considering tightening... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsTUESDAY JTA Design Charrette, through Friday, Gateway Town Center, 5100-15 Nor
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
TUESDAY JTA Design Charrette, through Friday, Gateway Town Center, 5100-15 Norwood Ave. (904) 630-3153 or jtafla.com. ■ Tuesday-Thursday — Open design session, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. ■ Wednesday — Open House, 4-6 p.m. ■ Friday — Work in-progress... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Morning News and StuffGood morning y’all. Hope your weekend was as fantastic as mine was. Yesterday I
Morning News and Stuff
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 8 days ago
Good morning y’all. Hope your weekend was as fantastic as mine was. Yesterday I finally made it down to the Taft Museum to check out their exhibition of Edward Curtis photographs. Curtis spent 30 years in the early part of the 1900s photographing... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago ranked among worst cities for retireesYou might love Chicago now, but it's not the place you want to live out your go
Chicago ranked among worst cities for retirees
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
You might love Chicago now, but it's not the place you want to live out your golden years, according to a new study released Monday that ranks the Windy City among the worst in the nation for retirees. Chicago ranks 144 out of 150 cities examined by... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfires: Can burning marijuana fields get you high?Recent wildfires in Northern California have consumed tens of thousands of acre
California wildfires: Can burning marijuana fields get you high?
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Recent wildfires in Northern California have consumed tens of thousands of acres in the past several weeks. In a paradoxical twist, some of the farms set ablaze in the recent conflagrations were marijuana farms, which produce plants that are meant to... Read more
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PollutionOnline
California To Be One Of The Top Beneficiaries From New Truck Greenhouse Gas And Fuel Efficiency RulesSuccess depends on fuel-neutral approach, nationwide uniformity and harmonizati
California To Be One Of The Top Beneficiaries From New Truck Greenhouse Gas And Fuel Efficiency Rules
PollutionOnline / Posted 8 days ago
Success depends on fuel-neutral approach, nationwide uniformity and harmonization Long Beach, CA /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - With one of the largest medium and heavy duty fleets in the country, California stands to benefit the most from the federal... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Smokefree at the Lake takes aim at public smokingLAKE OZARK - Smokefree at the Lake wants to eliminate smoking from bars and res
Smokefree at the Lake takes aim at public smoking
KOMU Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
LAKE OZARK - Smokefree at the Lake wants to eliminate smoking from bars and restaurants at the Lake of the Ozarks. Smokefree at the Lake, which is a coalition of community members, hasn't received negative feedback from citizens or business... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Are E-Cigarettes Safe? Here's What We KnowEverybody’s got an opinion on e-cigarettes: ask ten people about their safety a
Are E-Cigarettes Safe? Here's What We Know
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Everybody’s got an opinion on e-cigarettes: ask ten people about their safety and you’ll get ten different answers. Fierce debates can rage because there just isn’t a lot of data yet, but there are a few things experts can agree on. Let’s look at the... Read more
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MLive.com
Washington man, 79, treks through Michigan on journey across the countryLINWOOD, MI — Don Stevenson is walking alongside M-13 near the small Bay County
Washington man, 79, treks through Michigan on journey across the country
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
LINWOOD, MI — Don Stevenson is walking alongside M-13 near the small Bay County community of Linwood, on his way to Bay City for the night. A mile or so ahead, his wife Loretta Stevenson waits for him in their car. Once he reaches her, she'll drive... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Adolescent e-cigarette users more likely to start smokingAs e-cigarette usage among high school students continues to climb, a recent st
Adolescent e-cigarette users more likely to start smoking
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
As e-cigarette usage among high school students continues to climb, a recent study from The Journal of the American Medical Association reveals an unsettling trend: that adolescent e-cigarette users are more likely than their non-vaping peers to... Read more
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