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Illinois senate votes to raise smoking age from 18 to 21

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.

The Senate voted 35-20 Wednesday to ban under-21 sales of tobacco or tobacco related products. 91 more words


Heavy Smoking May Increase Likelihood of Tourette’s Syndrome in Newborns

Chronic smoking blackens your lungs, blocks your arteries, and causes bad breath. But how does excessive pregnant puffing affect the unborn child? Could the drag of a smoke while pregnant cause… 756 more words


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Nicotine replacement therapy - How do nicotine patches work?

Tobacco smoking is one of the biggest problems in the world today. There are millions of people struggling with this problem. Not only the people who do not smoke but the ones who also know the bad effects of smoking. 234 more words

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Richmond's public smoking crackdown could net you a $1,000 fine

With federal legislation to legalize recreational marijuna expected to be in place within months, Richmond city council has set some new ground rules around smoking in public. 551 more words


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i rush out back
fish pack from front pocket
shake one out, lip it, get it lit
and drag

dandelions gone to seed, gray… 40 more words