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Smoke shop sales associates concerned FDA approval will encourage youth to vape | News

ATLANTA (CBS46) — For the first time, the FDA authorizes e-cigarettes to stay on the market. The agency approved three “Vuse” vaping products, made by the world’s biggest cigarette company, R.J. Reynolds. “I think it’s a great thing,” said Shareiff Dickson, assistant manager at World Piece. “I was always against actual cigarettes, in general. Cigarettes carry thousands of chemicals inside, versus something like the Vuse uses.” The products approved are strictly tobacco-flavored. And some contain as much nicotine as a pack of cigarettes.  “I’ve been vaping and using e-cigarettes […]

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Mercy Health and Activate Allen County get out to encourage healthy lifestyles | News

Mercy Health and Activate Allen County were out promoting healthier lifestyles at the Downtown Lima Farmers Market. Mercy Health, one of the sponsors of the farmers market had a table set up Tuesday afternoon with free snacks to promote healthy living along with an activity picking out which of the two is candy and which is a pill. Activate Allen County was on hand as well to discuss the benefits of quitting smoking. They provide services such as nicotine replacement, and counseling but are happy they can […]

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