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Smoking Rates In U.S. Hit All-Time Low, CDC Says

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/CBS News) –¬†Smoking in the U.S. has hit another all-time low.

About 14 percent of U.S adults admit to being smokers last year, down from about 16 percent in 2016, government figures from the CDC show. 302 more words

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Ban On Smoking And Walking Potentially Coming To NYC Streets

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If a city lawmaker has his way, smoking and walking will soon be outlawed on city streets.

That’s the bill Councilman Peter Koo proposed on Thursday. 348 more words

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NYC Hikes Price Of Pack Of Cigarettes To $13, Highest In US

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed¬†a package of bills aimed at decreasing smoking.

The measures include increasing the minimum price of tobacco products, … 208 more words

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