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STUDENT HEALTH ADVISORY COMMITTEE LOOKS TO BAN TOBACCO, E-CIGARETTES ON CAMPUS

The Student Health Advisory Committee has collected more than 200 signatures, with more coming in, to pass a bill which would make the UW Oshkosh campus tobacco-free. Amy Hodel, a member of the Student Health Advisory Committee said if you grow up in a
Advance Titan (University of Wisconsin Oshkosh)
added Feb 23, 2017 15:47
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[Asia, India] Smoke-free city status, a far off dream

While the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products is banned in the 100-metre periphery of educational institutes along with smoking at public places, in the absence of any check, this is being done openly. The large number of cigarette vends can be
Chandigarh Tribune (in)
added Feb 21, 2017 20:33
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[California] The Quad: UCLA’s tobacco-free policy enforcement, broken down

I have seen people vaping near Young Hall and Bruin Walk. The policy is not being enforced as people are seen smoking all around campus despite the signs that read “UCLA is a tobacco-free campus.”...UCPD needs to take action to put a stop to this.
Daily Bruin (UCLA)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:22
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[Wisconsin] Campus tobacco-free policy updated to include e-cigarettes at UW-Stout

University of Wisconsin-Stout has updated its tobacco-free policy, the first among four-year campuses in the UW System, to include e-cigarettes. Because the UW-Stout policy was implemented in 2010, it preceded the widespread use of e-cigarette products,
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56
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[Missouri] SEMO campus to be tobacco-free starting in the fall semester

Southeast Missouri State University is about to become completely tobacco-free. The university announced Friday that regents have approved a plan making all university properties, facilities and vehicles smoke- and tobacco-free starting with the fall sem
KOMU (Columbia, MO)
added Feb 18, 2017 01:00
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[Vermont] No butts about it: Smoking ban coming

There will be established smoking zones away from the quad, either near or on the other side of the road that encircles the main area of campus, but these designated smoking areas will only last until July of 2019, when a total ban will take effect. Afte
Basement Medicine (Johnson State College, VT)
added Feb 16, 2017 16:44
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[Texas] Depression linked to e-cigarette use among college students

“This is the first study to establish a longitudinal relationship between elevated depressive symptoms and e-cigarette use,” said lead author Frank Bandiera, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental S
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
added Feb 15, 2017 20:53
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Depressive Symptoms Predict Current E-Cigarette Use Among College Students in Texas

study indicates that depressive symptoms predict subsequent e-cigarette use and not vice versa. Future studies are needed to replicate current findings and also further establish the mechanisms for causality, which could inform Food and Drug Administratio
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 14, 2017 00:00
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Depression linked to e-cigarette use among college students

A new study by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), published today in Nicotine & Tobacco Research, found a connection between depression and initiation of e-cigarette use among college students. "This is th
ScienceDaily
added Feb 13, 2017 23:58
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[West Virginia] WVWC goes tobacco-free

West Virginia Wesleyan College is now officially a tobacco-free campus, the college’s public relations department announced Friday. The policy went into effect Monday, Jan. 23 and is designed to help reduce the health risks associated with tobacco use,
Buckhannon (WV) Record Delta
added Feb 13, 2017 14:10
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