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[Illinois] Smoking banned at Lewis and Clark

GODFREY — Those who choose to smoke at the campus of Lewis and Clark Community College (LCCC) after today may find themselves slapped with a $100 fine. With the passing of the Smoke Free Campus Act (Public Act 098-0985) by former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn,
Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Jul 2, 2015 14:07


Syracuse University officially became a tobacco-free campus today. The award-winning truth campaign is celebrating this victory in a new online video and launching an online petition... Targeting college campuses makes sense: 94 percent of smokers start b
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:26

[Indiana] Lincoln Trail, Illinois community colleges to go smoke free July 1

Lincoln Trail College will be among the colleges around Illinois going completely tobacco-free beginning July 1. Former Gov. Pat Quinn signed the Illinois Smoke Free Campus Act last year. It prohibits smoking on the campuses of all state-supported college
Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Jun 25, 2015 09:55

E-cigarettes included in new Michigan State campus-wide ban of tobacco use

Use of any tobacco product — including e-cigarettes and other vaporizers — will be banned on Michigan State's campus starting in August 2016 after a vote Wednesday. Michigan State trustees voted unanimously to ban smoking and use of all tobacco on the un
Michigan Live
added Jun 21, 2015 16:36

The Impact of Trying Electronic Cigarettes on Cigarette Smoking by College Students: A Prospective Analysis

Conclusions. Trying e-cigarettes during college did not deter cigarette smoking and may have contributed to continued smoking
American Journal of Public Health
added Jun 16, 2015 17:13

GLANTZ: More evidence that e-cigs are depressing quitting smoking in the real world

American Journal of Public Health that adds to the evidence that e-cigarette use is depressing quitting smoking cigarettes. This paper follows several hundred college students over 3 years...authors found that among young adults who were smoking at base
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 16, 2015 17:10

[UK] Children's Exposure To Secondhand Smokes Plummets

A new study has found that children's exposure to second-hand smoke has declined by approximately 80 percent since 1998. Researchers collected and analyzed data from more than 35,000 children who participated in the annual Health Survey for England (HSE
University Herald
added Jun 15, 2015 23:44

[California] Campus Community Sees a Positive Difference with Smoke Free Policy

A survey of nearly 2,000 students, staff, and faculty at UC Riverside has revealed a significant portion of the campus community has noticed a decrease in second-hand smoke exposure after UCR became a smoke and tobacco free university in 2014.
University of California Riverside
added Jun 9, 2015 15:22

Secondhand Cigarette Smoke May Cause Weight Gain

They found that those exposed to smoke put on weight. When they drilled down to the cellular level, they found the smoke triggered a tiny lipid called ceramide to alter mitochrondia in the cells, causing disruption to normal cell function and inhibiting
University Herald
added Jun 9, 2015 01:56

[New York] Vassar College’s smoke-free campus policy takes effect next month

the new policy includes all outdoor spaces on the campus. The policy applies to all tobacco and smoking products, including cigarettes, cigars, snuff, chewing tobacco, and any non-FDA-approved nicotine delivery devices or products such as e-cigarettes.
Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Jun 8, 2015 18:27
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