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[California] Napa County and its cities get low tobacco control grades ... again

"This year, California began reaping the financial and health benefits of an increased tobacco tax", said Mark Johnson, board chair for the American Lung Association in California. "We have over the years done relatively badly because we have not kept u
Gk Men
added Jan 25, 2018 01:53
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California Leads Nation in Annual "State of Tobacco Control" Report English Increased Tax Revenue Improves State's Standing, Local Cities Step Up in Record Numbers

"This year, California began reaping the financial and health benefits of an increased tobacco tax," said Mark Johnson, Board Chair for the American Lung Association in California. "I've seen personally how effective it can be as one of my close relative
PR Newswire
added Jan 25, 2018 23:41
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California Leads Nation In Tobacco Control, But Los Angeles Gets “C” Grade

California leads the nation in its tobacco control policies, but in a community-by-community breakdown, Los Angeles and Long Beach only get Cs, the American Lung Association said Wednesday in its State of Tobacco Control 2018 report.
LAWestMedia.com
added Jan 25, 2018 02:05
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[California] Bakersfield receives 'F' in tobacco control report card

Kern County, meanwhile, did not do so well. Arvin and Tehachapi had the highest grades in the county each scoring a "C." Bakersfield, Ridgecrest, and Maricopa all received an "F" for overall tobacco control. California City, Delano, McFarland, Shafte
KGET 17 (Bakersfield, CA)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:55
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California moves up in tobacco control, large cities lag in annual American Lung Association report

Reflecting steps taken in 2016 and 2017, California ranked at the top of the states in a report issued Wednesday by the American Lung Association. “The overall reason is the tobacco tax,” said John Yi, who manages American Lung Association campaigns for
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jan 25, 2018 01:42
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[California] LA, Long Beach cough up a big phlegm-covered C for tobacco policies

California leads the nation in its tobacco control policies, but in a community-by-community breakdown, Los Angeles and Long Beach only get Cs, the American Lung Association said Wednesday in its State of Tobacco Control 2018 report.
MyNewsLA.com
added Jan 25, 2018 01:34
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[California] VIDEO: American Lung Association releases annual tobacco report, Bakersfield gets F

it doesn't paint a pretty picture for the city of Bakersfield or Kern County as a whole. According to the American Lung Association... The report claims that California has the best grades in the country thanks in part to the passage of Proposition 56, w
KERO 23ABC (The Bakersfield Channel)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:06
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[California] Marijuana Start-Ups Pass

nobody smokes marijuana anymore. Everyone’s vaping it. Or eating, drinking, sipping, dabbing, sucking on lozenges, chewing on gum, applying unguents or administering a drop or two of a cannabis-infused tincture under one’s tongue, where it is absorbed int
New York Times
added Jan 25, 2018 01:05
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[California] Tulare Co Fairgrounds hosts marijuana "Burnout Festival"

Tulare police wanted to make sure that secondhand smoke is not an issue, so marijuana smokers will be confined to a building. Organizers say 600 tickets have already been sold.
KFSN ABC-30 (Fresno, CA)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:06
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[California] Study Shows Public Smoking Bans Benefit Children

theory that as the number of smoke-free public locations rise, adult smokers are more likely to light up inside their homes... But that is not the case, according to a new San Diego State University study examining the impact of anti-smoking laws on tha
San Diego State University
added Jan 20, 2018 01:36
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