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[Arizona] AG: E-cigs exempted from tobacco laws

Attorney General Tom Horne said Thursday that nothing in a voter-approved Arizona law precludes someone from “lighting up” one of these electronic cigarettes in bars, restaurants, museums or, for that matter, anywhere else where real cigarettes are banned
Yuma (AZ) Daily Sun
added Aug 1, 2014 15:27

[Arizona] Not just smokers: Every woman is at risk for lung cancer

American Lung Association of the Southwest is part of the nationwide LUNG FORCE initiative that is making lung cancer in women a public health priority, driving policy change and increasing research funding.
Arizona Capitol Times
added Jun 24, 2014 10:42

[Arizona] EDITORIAL: More e-cigarette regulations should await FDA action

absent more definitive FDA action on even a basic e-cigarette ban, the county’s proposal for more regulation of vaporizing devices seems premature, especially if even the current ban isn’t being enforced. Businesses and other agencies are entitled to enfo
Arizona Daily Sun
added Apr 30, 2014 12:27

[Arizona] CDC report: Big increase in nicotine exposure from e-cigarette liquid

shows a nationwide rise in nicotine exposure from the liquid in e-cigarettes, mirroring increases seen by Arizona's poison control centers. The number of calls nationally rose from one per month in September 2010 to 215 calls per month in February 2014,
Verde (AZ) Independent
added Apr 20, 2014 07:56

16 Arizona stores overcharge for tobacco products

Employees with the state Department of Weights and Measures conducted unannounced inspections from March 3 to March 19 of 44 convenience stores, smoke shops and truck stops. They say 16 were found to be charging more than the advertised price for produc
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2014 22:26

[Arizona] PCC to limit tobacco use to designated areas

Pima Community College’s Governing Board has approved a policy restricting use of smoking, e-cigarette and tobacco products to designated areas on PCC property.
Northwest Explorer
added Dec 13, 2013 15:36

[Arizona] Hookah lounges pervasive near UA campus

There are 12 hookah lounges and 11 stores selling hookah supplies within 3½ miles of the campus. The activity is increasingly popular despite serious health warnings
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 24, 2013 09:33

[Arizona] Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

I was deeply disappointed to see the front-page article in the Star regarding the popularity of hookah smoking ... A lung transplant like mine is the only cure for COPD. That’s the good news. On the other hand, I will live the rest of my days with a seve
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 24, 2013 09:31

[Arizona] VIDEO: ASU is going tobacco-free

Effective August 2013, Arizona State University will join more than 800 universities nationwide in becoming 100 percent tobacco-free. The initiative, spearheaded by students and supported by the University Staff Council and the faculty Academic Senate, is
ASU News (Arizona State University)
added Feb 18, 2013 06:29

[Arizona] New Pima County smoking ban takes effect Jan. 1

Employees, visitors, vendors and event-goers can't smoke or use tobacco products anywhere on county property anytime. That includes the breezeways between downtown Tucson office buildings - a popular place for smokers until now. Parks are not part of the
Arizona Daily Star
added Dec 31, 2012 11:34
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