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[Canada] Western moves against vaping in campus 'clean air corridors'

Western is now following suit by banning students from vaping in designated areas called clear air corridors. What’s more, students within 10 meters of any entrance, window, air intake or loading dock are forbidden from vaping. According to the Clear th
Western Gazette (University of Western Ontario) (ca)
added Sep 23, 2016 16:18
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[California] Former UCLA researcher James Enstrom reaches settlement with UC

A former UCLA researcher who filed an unlawful dismissal lawsuit in 2012 will be paid $140,000 and have his termination rescinded as part of a settlement reached with the University of California Board of Regents on Wednesday.
Daily Bruin (UCLA)
added Mar 6, 2015 13:17
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Raising tobacco-purchase age to 21 sparks University of Missouri-area backlash

The Columbia city council voted 6-1 earlier this month to increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21. ...has angered Columbia residents and MU students alike: Opponents have launched three petition referendums to scuttle each part of the l
The College Fix/SFPA (Student Free Press Association)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:33
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[Asia, Pakistan] Sheesha smoking linked with kidney,cardiovascular diseases: study

has considerably increased among the youth, particularly among the higher secondary school and university students. He expressed these views while addressing a press briefing on “Sheesha smoking and its health hazard” at the School of Public Health, DUH
The News (pk)
added Mar 2, 2014 20:59
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The LWDS-10J: Reliability and Validity of the Lebanon Waterpipe Dependence Scale Among University Students in Jordan

The LWDS-11 items exhibited a different factor structure in our sample. However, the modified scale (LWDS-10J) showed promising reliability and construct validity in this population.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 26, 2014 22:39
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[New York] RODU: NYU to e-cigarette users: Cigarettes are healthier

allegation is demonstrably false. Numerous published studies comparing e-cigarette vapor and cigarette smoke reveal that the latter contains much higher concentrations of nicotine and toxic agents (this is one of many examples). I am not aware of any legi
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jan 4, 2014 13:10
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Flash mob among Great American Smokeout events at University of Alabama

The flash mob will gather on the Quad near Denny Chimes around 12:20 p.m. The group effort is designed to raise awareness about the negative effects of secondhand smoke. Roughly 135 students on the Quad will drop "dead" from secondhand smoke in hopes of
Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Nov 20, 2013 12:46
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E-Cigarettes May Not Be Gateway to Smoking: Study

Overall, 43 students said their first nicotine product was an e-cigarette. Of that group, only one person said they went on to smoke regular cigarettes. And the vast majority who started with e-cigarettes said they weren't currently using any nicotine or
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 30, 2013 02:12
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Ohio State study: Smokers cost employers $6K more annually

Lead author Micah Berman, from the College of Public Health and Moritz College of Law, told The Lantern he decided to research this topic when he was asked to give a presentation on policies involving smoking in the workplace, such as smoke-free policies
The Ohio State Lantern
added Aug 21, 2013 10:45
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[Arizona] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking outdoors? That goes too far

Very well then. Enforce the rule. Campaigns to enforce good health on reluctant citizens never achieve the success advocates envision. Even the anti-smoking campaign, one of the great healthy-living success stories of our age, has dramatically reduced s
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Aug 17, 2013 14:53
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