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Smoking not extinguished in bars, restaurants

...risk-free level of exposure to secondhand smoke, which contains more than 7,000 chemicals.Since the landmark 1964 Surgeon General's Report on tobacco, 2.5 million adults who were nonsmokers died because they breathed secondhand smoke, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-29/smoking-not-extinguuised-bar
Make work smoke-free

...tobacco-related-cancer-fact-sheet) and consider the negative effect that tobacco still has on our society, despite the surgeon general's famous tobacco warning, which first was issued on cigarette packs 50 years ago.I hope commissioners will consider...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-19/make-work-smoke-free
Notable Deaths of 2014

...the film Summer Heat, which premiered in 1987 at the Imperial.JESSE STEINFELDAUG. 5Steinfeld serve as U.S. surgeon general under President Richard Nixon and was president of the Medical College of Georgia in the mid-1980s. THE REV. H...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
Bottom line

Meet your new surgeon general: Dr. Vivek Murthy, 37, an Obama acolyte one observer notes is unqualified to "run a department at an academic medical center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-20/bottom-line
Kirby: It's colder in Augusta and my body can prove it

...swooning' ""Azziz is so smart his bad ideas are worth considering, mayor says""Azziz on short list for U.S. surgeon general ... or University of Florida football coach"If you'd try such a nice approach, I imagine Harvard will come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/kirby-its-colder-augusta-and-
Bottom line

...He was 87.The Pennsylvania native already was an accomplished cancer researcher, medical educator and former surgeon general in the Nixon administration when he was tapped in 1983 to lead MCG.Though Steinfeld's tenure in Augusta was short...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-07/bottom-line
Former Medical College of Georgia president dies

...who became the first U.S. surgeon general forced from office by the president...serving as President Nixon's surgeon general from 1969-73.In office...Steinfeld's label boldly warned: "The surgeon general has determined that smoking is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-06/former-medical-college-georg
No smoke, but there could be fire: E-cigarettes might not be the answer

It's been 50 years since the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General officially linked smoking with an increased risk for cancer. In the years that followed, any number of measures have been introduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-27/no-smoke-there-c
Secondhand smoke harmful for dogs, cats

...research at Tufts College focuses on respiratory function in small animals.Pets aren't mentioned in this year's surgeon general's report, but in 2006, it said secondhand smoke puts animals at risk. The Legacy Foundation, the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/secondhand-smoke-harmful-dogs-cats
Lawmakers say VA can't blame woes on lack of funding

...maker to track funding issues within the VA, but he said the VA has not continued that relationship since the Army surgeon general left in 2011."If the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center thinks it's underfunded and underappropriated, it's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-31/lawmakers-say-va-cant-blame-