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St. Louis Ranks Low In Heart Health Rankings

Men’s Health Magazine put together a list ranking America’s 100 largest cities on heart health issues.

10/18/2012

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Doctor Blasts St. Louis Smoking Ban Exemption

An exception to the city’s indoor smoking ban allows for smoking inside the Missouri Athletic Club.

09/20/2012

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Health Groups Renew Push To Ban Smoking At Casinos

Casino owners pushing back efforts to ban smoking

08/19/2012

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Rockford Man Gets 80 Years For Fatal Shooting

80-year prison sentence for a 26-year-old man who shot two bouncers who’d escorted him out of a bar after he’d been caught smoking.

06/06/2012

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Genes May Predict If Medication Can Help You Quit Smoking

Researchers found that those with the high risk gene variants were 3 times more likely to respond to the medication therapies

05/31/2012

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New Study on Early Substance Abuse

“Particularly the early substance use is likely to have very long term effects on educational attainment…”

05/17/2012

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Missouri AG Pushes Anti-Tobacco Message

Chris Koster says movie producers should restrict depictions of tobacco use,

05/11/2012

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New Study on Cancer Prevention

A new Washington University School of Medicine study finds more than half of all cancer is preventable.

03/29/2012

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Lung Group Says Missouri Failing on Tobacco Control

9,600 Missourians die every year from smoking.

01/19/2012

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Orange Bowl Cancels Cigar Sponsorship

Illinois Senator Dick Durbin was one who lobbied NCAA and bowl officials to drop Camacho Cigars, citing health concerns.

12/24/2011

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