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ND E-cigarette Law Takes Effect August 1
North Dakota’s new electronic cigarette law, House Bill 1186, goes into effect
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Forum editorial: ND law is clear on e-cigs
It’s been stressed before, but in light of the growing use of e-cigarettes
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Why It’s Harder for Today’s Smokers to Quit
By Dr. Daniel Seidman, smoking cessation expert Over the last 25 years, cigarette
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Tobacco's Toll in North Dakota
  • Adults who die each year due to their own smoking: 1000
  • Kids under 18 who become new daily smokers each year: 600
  • Annual healthcare costs caused by smoking: $326 million
  • Yearly tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures: $819 per household
  • Smoking-caused productivity losses: $232.6 million each year
  • Annual tobacco industry marketing expenditures in North Dakota: $27.9 million
Source: Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids