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[Arkansas] Council tables no-smoking ordinance in city parks

The Eureka Springs Parks and Recreation Department still doesn't have an official smoking policy in city parks. On Monday night, the Eureka Springs City Council tabled discussion on two proposed no-smoking ordinances in city parks. The council first loo
Lovely County (AR) Citizen
added Jan 11, 2017 21:12

[Arkansas] Pebbles Fagan Steps In as New Tobacco Center Director at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Pebbles Fagan has been named the director of the Center for the Study of Tobacco at the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
Arkansas Business
added Nov 15, 2016 06:26

Study Spotlights Arkansas' High Rate of Cigarette-Related Deaths

One-third of cancer deaths in Arkansas are due to cigarettes... Michael Keck, government relations director for the American Cancer Society in Arkansas said the state's history of tobacco-related public policies has contributed to the problem. "Because o
Public News Service (PNS)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:07

[Arkansas] 33% of state cancer deaths smoking-linked, study finds

ranking the state second behind Kentucky... Arkansas topped the U.S. in the percentage of cigarette-related cancer deaths among men -- 40 percent -- and ranked fourth among women, at 26 percent
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Oct 26, 2016 13:30

[Arkansas] 3 state agencies ahead of any smoking ban

Three public housing authorities in Arkansas already have some form of no-smoking policy. HUD began encouraging housing authorities to adopt such rules voluntarily in 2009. That year, the Little Rock agency now known as the Metropolitan Housing Alliance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Nov 14, 2015 15:00

[Arkansas] Children's Hospital saying no to new hires who smoke

Arkansas Children's Hospital is joining the growing number of medical facilities and businesses in Arkansas and across the nation that are implementing more stringent policies on smoking. Starting May 1, when its new Tobacco and Nicotine-Free Campus pol
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Apr 1, 2015 18:16

ARCHIVE: McLANE CO., INC. v. Richard A. WEISS, Director of the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration

Appellant McLane Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., is a Texas corporation and wholesaler of cigarettes and other products
added Sep 20, 2013 15:13

[Arkansas] Paid Research Study for Cigarette Smokers

If you are over the age of 18 and a regular cigarette smoker, you may be eligible to participate in a study on the experience of craving for cigarettes. Participation in this study will contribute to knowledge that will help people manage their smoking a
University of Arkansas
added Feb 21, 2013 17:25

The Effects of Arkansas Master Settlement Spending on Disparities in Smoking

Volume 102, Issue 4 (April 2012)
American Journal of Public Health
added Mar 16, 2012 00:00

[Arkansas, Oklahoma] Cigarette tax revenue up despite fall in sales

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Jan 25, 2006 00:00
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