Headlines Tagged with Alabama — 1,720 headlines found
“Spit” tobacco is just as addictive as cigarettes and has many harmful side effects. For these reasons, the Alabama Department of Public Health encourages smokeless tobacco users to quit the “spit” during “Through With Chew Week,” February 18 through the
Feb 19, 2018 WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Feb 20, 2018 00:15
Alabama's health department announces a week-long campaign to reduce chewing tobacco use and raise awareness for its negative health effects. A health department statement on Friday says "Through With Chew Week" will run from Feb. 18-24.
Feb 18, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 18, 2018 02:47
Some doctors are pushing lawmakers to raise Alabama’s legal tobacco age from 19 to 21. The bill is sponsored by Representative Chris Pringle. “Teenagers and adolescents are much more likely to become addicted to the nicotine in tobacco products at an ea
Feb 13, 2018 Alabama News Network: WAKA CBS 8 / WNCF ABC 32 / WBMM CW 22
added Feb 16, 2018 17:15
The Alabama House of Representatives has voted to make it illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child.
Feb 8, 2018 WTVA (Tupelo, MS)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:56
House of Representatives passed a bill last week that will ban smoking in vehicles with anyone under 19 years old on board... Not smoking in a vehicle occupied by children is just another habit that needs to change, similar to learning not to text while d
Feb 4, 2018 Cullman (AL) Times
added Feb 4, 2018 17:26
The bill would make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product in a car if anyone age 19 or younger is in the car. The prohibition would apply whether the vehicle is moving or parked...children exposed to second-hand smoke also experience greater incidents of
Feb 2, 2018 AL.com
added Feb 2, 2018 18:02
[FCTC] established a method called MPOWER in 2008 that aims to end the “global tobacco epidemic”...The way to do this is not by banning it all at once, but instead by monitoring use and prevention, protecting citizens from second-hand smoke, offering ways
Feb 1, 2018 Yahoo!
added Feb 2, 2018 16:53
is sparking conversation on social media. Hundreds of you weighed in on our WKRG Facebook page. Under the proposed bill a driver would be fined $100 if they are smoking with a minor in the car. Authors of the bill say it aims to protect children from the
Feb 1, 2018 WKRG CBS 5 (Mobile, AL)
added Feb 2, 2018 15:41
The state House passed HB 26 41-30 this week. The Senate votes on it next. If it becomes law, the bill will make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product if anyone under 19 is in the car, whether the vehicle is moving or parked. Anyone caught breaking the l
Feb 1, 2018 CNN
added Feb 2, 2018 00:07
The Alabama House of Representatives has voted to make it illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child. Under the bill, violators would be fined $100.
Jan 30, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46