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Today's episode will be a special one! We have Alicia Leizinger with us from the Ramsy County Tobacco Coalition. She'll be talking about some of the projects that she is working on; like targeting youth in adds for little flavored cigarillos.
We will also discuss how you can help stop distribution to minors and take action in your community.
Host/Producer: Erica Brady Co-Host: Alicia Leizinger
Vito and Vito discuss the latest from the VA
Scandal and how it is a preview for universal healthcare on a national scale.
Also, in New York City, Mayor Bloomberg's tobacco law took effect this past week. You now have to be 21 to buy any tobacco products in the city. Is this right? Does it effectively help the youth? Remember, you have to be 21 to buy it, yet older than 14 to use it.
The Brooklyn Republican Party this year officially did not grant one Wilson-Pakula to any Democrat, the first time in a very long time. Vito and Vito discuss the original court case and if it is beneficial in the long run of politics.
We will be live with Randy Holman, Marshal Holman and Danny Owners of Tobacco Plaza today Thursday 4/10/2014 at 4PM EST. We hope that you will listen in to hear what Randy has to say about cigars, the industry and upcoming events as well as the years past events. We hope to hear from some of the members of Tobacco Plaza if they decide to call in to speak with randy and maybe share their best moments at Tobacco Plaza events.
This week Dr. Elvira will speak with Dr. May Myat Cho, Program Coordinator, Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA). They will discuss the influence tobacco has on the development of NCDs and poverty in Southeast Asia and what is currently being done to reduce tobacco use.
Dr. May Myat Cho is currently working as a program coordinator in Southeast Asaia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) and also acting as a secretariat for the International Network of Health Promotion Foundations (INHPF). She has completed her Master of Public Health (Global Health) in 2012 from the Thammasat University, Thailand and was a medical doctor working at Sanpya General Hospital, Yangon, Myanmar. She worked a researcher at Mahidol University Global Health (MUGH) and acting as a network secretary for the AAGH (Asia Alliance on Global Health). She was a global scientific secretary for the 21st IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion employed by the Thai Health Promotion Foundation. She was invited to be a panelist in AIDF Food Security Summit Asia 2013 held at UNCC, Bangkok and as a speaker in 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Nutrition Science and Therapy by OMICS Group, 15-17 July 2013, Philadelphia, USA. She was a peer reviewer in different international journals and an editorial member for the eBooks in the area of Nutrition and Maternal and Child health, OMICS Publishing Group. Her biography was published in the 31st edition of Who’s Who in the World publication.
How did free birth control become the new norm? Better yet, why do we expect anything for free?
Look out smokers, employers will fire you if you dont stop smoking.
How did we get to the point where we can't fund our school? We now have to rely on a tobacco tax to pay for education.
The Teacher's union, the downfall of American Education.
Vince DeMarco of the non-profit organization, Health Care for All in Maryland will join Anna to discuss the health benefits of raising the tobacco tax by $1 per pack of cigarettes ... a bill currently before the Maryland General Assembly (legislative session). WHY we should raise the tax! Where that money will go! And the benefits we have seen from previous tax increases!
Silvia Casabianca discusses tobacco use and the strategies of the tobacco industry to lure youth into consuming cigarrettes with members of Collier County SWAT (Students Working Against Tobacco) and an officer from the Collier County Health Department. This program was first aired Nov 27, 2011 on WGUF98.9. Some of the information might be outdated.
in Self Help
Our guest this evening is Gilbert Ross MD, Executive Director of the American Council on Science and Health. Dr. Ross is the author of the Forbes article How Health Regulators Are Killing American Smokers. We will be discussing various tobacco harm reduction strategies including Swedish snus, electronic cigarettes, and smoking reduction.
Leonard Nimoy who is dying from smoking talks about smoking to Piers Morgan on CNN. How is is possible for smoking tobacco to be bad for your health, but smoking Pot is good for you
Dr. Gilbert Ross speaks with Mike and Joyce about stopping smoking, getting that harmful smoke and tar out of your life, and reducing the harm that they they inject into our bodies and our atmosphere.
Dr. Ross is Medical Director of the American Council on Science and Health in New York.
Tobacco is an addiction which is not easy to quit. Nicotine alternatives take away the tar but continue the nicotine. We will talk about a number of strategies for stopping smoking and reducing the harm from tobacco smoke and tar..
I went to the slaver and inquired what was her price for me. She said a thousand dollars.... I opened a regular place of business...
During this time I had found it politic to go shabbily dressed, and to appear to be very poor, but to pay my mistress for my services promptly. I kept my money hid, never venturing to put out a penny, nor to let any body but my wife know that I was making any. The thousand dollars was what I supposed my mistress would ask for me, and so I determined now what I would do.
I opened a regular place of business, labelled my tobacco in a conspicuous manner with the names of “Edward and Lunsford Lane,” and of some of the persons who sold it for me, — established agencies for the sale in various parts of the State, one at Fayetteville, one at Salisbury, one at Chapel Hill, and so on, — sold my articles from my place of business, and about town, also deposited them in stores on commission, and thus, after paying my mistress for my time, and rendering such support as necessary to my family.
I found in the space of some six or eight years, that I had collected the sum of one thousand dollars.
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I could not legally purchase it, and as the laws forbid emancipation except, for “meritorious services.” This done, Mr. Smith endeavored to emancipate me formally, and to get my manumission recorded; I tried also; but the court judged that I had done nothing “meritorious,” and so I remained, nominally only, the slave of Mr. Smith for a year; when, feeling unsafe in that relation, I accompanied him to New York whither he was going to purchase goods, and was there regularly and formally made a freeman, and there my manumission was recorded.