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Golden Considers Downtown Smoking Ban Similar To Boulder’s

The city of Golden is considering banning outdoor smoking in the heart of its entertainment district.

06/23/2014

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E-Cigs Equal E Z-Quit?

The latest and greatest way to kick the cigarette habit is “E-Cigs.” Nicotine vapor filled tubes that are supposed to make your yearnings for the real deal smolder to ashes. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports, a new report shows E-cigs aren’t necessarily a magic puff.

03/24/2014

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Nicotine Device Bill Advances In Colorado

The Colorado House has voted to expand the definition of tobacco products that are off-limits to minors.

03/20/2014

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Age To Buy Cigarettes Could Soon Change In Colorado

Right now 18 is the magic age for gambling and buying tobacco, but the age to buy cigarettes could soon change in Colorado.

02/05/2014

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CVS Caremark Plans To Stop Tobacco Products Sales

CVS Caremark’s decision to pull cigarettes and other tobacco products from its stores could ripple beyond the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain.

02/05/2014

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Chomp As Long As You Need

If you’ve tried to use gum, patches or nicotine lozenges to help you quit smoking, you know how hard it is to follow the timeframes on the instructions. But now the FDA has loosened the reins on the rules, CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports.

04/01/2013

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Warnings Sent Out To Get Rid Of Cigarettes Safely

When counties and the forest managers put open fire bans into effect, most of them include smoking outdoors.

07/05/2012

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Cigarettes Will Carry Grisly New Warning Labels

Rotting teeth and gums. Diseased lungs. A sewn-up corpse of a smoker. Cigarette smoke coming out of the tracheotomy hole in a man’s neck.

06/21/2011