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[Massachusetts] E-Cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea? To vape or not to vape subject of SPH Bicknell Lecture tomorrow

The School of Public Health will wade into the debate tomorrow, Wednesday, October 19, when two of the world’s leading experts on electronic cigarettes share the stage at the 2016 William J. Bicknell Lecture. Headlined E-cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea?
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Oct 18, 2016 19:02
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[California, Michigan] More campuses have smoking bans -- but do they work?

whereas Cal State is hoping a system-wide ban will end smoking on campus, other universities with bans are still grappling with how harshly to enforce them, if at all. Michigan State was one of the latest universities to enact a tobacco ban, which took e
USA Today
added Oct 7, 2016 11:11
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[New York] Up in the air: Students consider smoke-free policy on campus

There are 1,713 smoke-free campuses across the United States as of Oct. 1, including SUNY Cortland, according to No-Smoke.org. Ithaca College may soon join the growing list of colleges around the nation that have decided to go smoke-free. During the spr
The Ithacan (Ithaca College)
added Oct 6, 2016 16:04
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College educated more likely to use e-cigs to quit cigarette smoking

Through a survey of more than 1,200 smokers, researchers found those who did not have college degrees were less likely to use ENDS in addition to smoking regular cigarettes. But smokers who did use ENDS, such as e-cigarettes, were more likely to have att
EurekAlert
added Sep 7, 2016 17:40
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[Michigan] MSU now tobacco free

Michigan State University’s tobacco-free ordinance went into effect Aug. 15, banning the use of any form of tobacco on campus property. The ordinance applies to all property governed by the Board of Trustees and includes not only main campus but also all
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Aug 17, 2016 23:36
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community college grant initiative now open for california campuses

truth Initiative is opening a final round of its 2016-17 Community College Grant Initiative specifically for the state of California – which has sought ways to get tobacco off its state university and community college campuses.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 17, 2016 14:24
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TRENDS IN PERCEPTION OF RISK AND AVAILABILITY OF SUBSTANCE USE AMONG FULL-TIME COLLEGE STUDENTS [FREE FULL TEXT]

NSDUH respondents were asked to report on their past month...full-time college students aged 18 to 22 were less likely than same-aged young adults who were not full-time college students to have smoked cigarettes in the past month (17.9 vs. 32.6 percent)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
added Aug 16, 2016 17:34
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[Florida] Smokers scramble as UT joins growing list of campuses banning all tobacco use

It was the first day of a campus-wide smoking ban at the University of Tampa, so the 26-year-old graduate student had to extend his five-minute smoke breaks to 15 minutes — enough time to leave campus for a patch of sidewalk where he could light up witho
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 5, 2016 20:12
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First Rule of the Job Hunt: Find Something You Love to Do

I once posed this question to Cornell seniors...when I asked them how much more the pro-tobacco job would have to pay before they would change their minds, they demanded an average salary premium of more than 80 percent.
New York Times
added Jul 22, 2016 16:56
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[Asia, India] Ban up in smoke, tobacco shops thriving

Allahabad...scores of 'gumtis' are still doing brisk business near schools. The situation is worse near schools running in lanes and remote areas. The Allahabad high court, in its order on June 30, has banned the sale of tobacco and liquor around 500-metr
Times of India
added Jul 15, 2016 21:34
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