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[Canada] Popularity of electronic cigarettes may be driving spike in hash oil production, Edmonton police say (with video)

Electronic cigarettes loaded with hash oil cartridges are becoming an increasingly popular way to get a more intense high without getting caught. “So many of these young kids nowadays are using these electronic cigarettes. It’s odourless, colourless, it
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Apr 9, 2014 00:03

[Canada] SHERRING: Winning the war on smoking

But in fact, though he heads up the city's health department, not even Levy could realize the incredible revolution going on between smokers and non-smokers. The non-smokers were in the vast majority, and they just didn't want the two groups separated i
Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Apr 9, 2014 00:00

[Canada] Ottawa has lowest rate of smokers in Ontario

Ottawa’s smoking rate has dropped to a new low of 11 per cent, public health officials said Tuesday, as they marked the two years that have passed since the city expanded its smoke-free rules. The capital has the lowest smoking rate in the province, acco
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Apr 8, 2014 23:58

Minnesota State University Moorhead bans the use of electronic cigarettes

Students at Minnesota State University Moorhead are finding out they can't use electronic cigarettes on campus. The University already bans the use of tobacco products on campus. MSUM officials extended to ban to include e-cigarettes following a recent
WDAZ 8 (Grand Forks, ND)
added Apr 8, 2014 23:57

Louisiana House passes bill that bans tossing cigarette butts on the ground

Louisiana House lawmakers overwhelmingly approved a bill that would make tossing a cigarette butt on the ground or out of a car window illegal. Violators would be hit with a $250 fine and eight hours of community service for their first offense. Under t
Shreveport (LA) Times
added Apr 8, 2014 23:55

Travelers Rank Complimentary Breakfast and Free Wi-Fi as the Most Valuable Hotel Amenities in Global Survey

"Popular hotel amenities like parking, non-smoking rooms and pools have become more standardized, and we're seeing that travelers are placing more value on quality food...Top 10 Most Important Hotel Property Amenities...6 Smoke Free Hotel
PR Newswire
added Apr 8, 2014 23:31
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Monica Barlow, Lung Cancer Advocate and Former PR Director for the Baltimore Orioles, Honored as April's LUNGevity Hero

Monica was a vital voice for the lung cancer community. Her death in February saddened the lung cancer community, the Orioles, her friends and family, and all who came to know her.
PR Newswire
added Apr 8, 2014 23:28

SoundVape Announces Support for FDA Regulation of E-Cigarettes

While many e-cigarette companies are railing against regulation, SoundVape is in favor of it - despite the fact that it could create significant challenges for the small business. The company takes measures to ensure that minors don't purchase its produc
PR Newswire
added Apr 8, 2014 23:27

[Wisconsin] E-cigarette maker rolls out $20M marketing campaign

Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation in Nunica, near Grand Haven, is targeting consumers in the U.K. and west Europe with a marketing campaign focused on its Vapestick brand.
Grand Rapids (WI) Business Journal
added Apr 8, 2014 23:11

Health Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Tobacco Control Act

Today the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health is holding a hearing to examine the implementation of the Tobacco Control Act, specifically the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) oversight of regulatory
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Apr 8, 2014 23:07
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