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[Arizona] Study shows AZ is hotbed for cigarette smuggling

A new study from nonpartisan research group The Tax Foundation shows that about 50 percent of all cigarettes in our state were bought somewhere else. Our cigarette smuggle rate is second only to New York, which has the highest tax in the country.
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Mar 26, 2014 01:35

[Arizona] VIDEO: E-cigarettes increase calls to poison control centers

Electronic cigarettes may be a safer way to smoke, but are they dangerous to your children? Based on the calls coming into poison control centers here in Arizona and throughout the country, the answer may be yes. Nationally, poison control centers have s (Newschannel 3)
added Jan 10, 2014 11:39

[Arizona] JAMES: Smoking Rules Point To Secondhand Smoke Dangers, But Industry Developments May Help - David's Notes From Cyberspace

as rules and regulations continue their inevitable march forward, if smokers are aware of more appealing offerings, their health could be improved along with the health and related concerns of those exposed to secondhand smoke.
Tucson (AZ) Citizen
added Nov 23, 2013 13:14

Arizona gets partial US funding for tobacco program

WState health director Will Humble says the federal government has agreed to provide partial funding for Arizona’s “Kick the Habit” tobacco cessation program. Humble says the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will allow Arizona to obtain 50 per
Arizona Capitol Times
added Sep 26, 2013 23:13

[Arizona] LETTER: Twin Arrows workers should be smoke-free

tribal members still have to work in casinos filled with toxic secondhand smoke (SHS). Casino workers are getting sick and dying from breathing SHS ... Please ask the Twin Arrows Casino to protect the health of the 800 Navajo employees in the casino by pr
Arizona Daily Sun
added Jul 23, 2013 06:03

Most Arizonans live in smoke-free environments

In Arizona, 86% of the nearly 1800 adults who responded to the question about smoking in the home said that they do not allow it at all. The national rate is 81%. Almost 83% of surveyed Arizonans said they do not allow smoking in their vehicles, compare (National)
added May 24, 2013 12:30

[Arizona] ASU to go tobacco-free Aug. 1

Joins more than 600 colleges, universities around the country ... All Arizona State University campuses and buildings will become tobacco-free beginning Aug. 1.
Ahwatukee Foothills (AZ) News
added Apr 19, 2013 14:10

[Arizona] ALLHANDS: Cactus Juice: Smoke 'em

Students for Liberty will hand out cigarettes Wednesday on the Tempe campus to protest Arizona State University's smoking ban
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Nov 12, 2012 10:17

[Arizona] Anti-tobacco program seeks massage therapists

Researchers at the University of Arizona are looking for licensed massage therapists to participate in a study about tobacco use. Massage therapists who are part of the study will collaborate with tobacco-cessation expert Dr. Myra Muramoto, who is a res
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 29, 2012 16:01

[Arizona] Another Tucson firm enters electronic-cigarette market

Old Pueblo Vapor Lounge is the latest local business to offer an electronic alternative to conventional cigarettes. Customers can shop for electronic cigarettes in a lounge setting, complete with couches and an "e-juice bar," at 5470 E. Speedway.
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 6, 2012 05:10
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