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[Connecticut] Juuling sweeps through universities, high schools

Juuling has become popular at Yale, as many students see the Juul as a safer alternative to cigarettes....Juuling must not be a serious issue because so many people in high school and college are doing it. “People rip their Juuls in lectures,”
Yale Daily News
added Apr 14, 2018 01:51
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[California] Going High-Tech to Clear the Air

The new endeavor will utilize a cellphone-friendly tracking app to scan QR codes placed on existing signage throughout the 304-acre campus. Students, faculty and staff can scan the QR code when they see tobacco litter or someone using tobacco, and a geog
California State University San Marcos
added Apr 14, 2018 16:28
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DoSomething.org Partners With Sari Arambulo of NBC's AP Bio Encouraging College Students to "Save The Mascots"

70,000 young people have joined DoSomething.org and CVS Health Foundation in a campaign to strive for tobacco-free college campuses to reduce risks of secondhand smoke.
PR Newswire
added Apr 12, 2018 20:01
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[Illinois] ASG releases results of smoking referendum

A March 16 Associated Student Government referendum said 51 percent of students believe the University should not change anything about smoking policy on campus. According to the referendum, 38 percent of students strongly disagree that smoking on campu
Daily Northwestern
added Apr 11, 2018 13:41
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[California] Smoking Cessation Therapies Do Not Raise Cardiovascular Risk

Despite the proven efficacy of smoking cessation medications, some doctors hesitate to prescribe them because of suspected side effects such as heart attack and stroke. A new, large-scale study led by UC San Francisco may help allay these concerns. It fo
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Apr 17, 2018 10:01
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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[Asia, India] Dna Exclusive: Iit-Delhi students fume over 'smoking and drinking' diktat w/Photo

A decision by the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi administration to take action against students for smoking and drinking on the campus has set off angry reactions from the students, who have termed the move an act of "moral policing".
DNA India (in)
added Apr 9, 2018 02:11
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[Hawaii] Tobacco Restrictions Considered at the Legislature

Lawmakers are taking up two bills today, one making the University of Hawaiʻi a tobacco-free zone and another to restrict access to e-cigs to those under 21. The Hawaii Public Health Institute supports both measures. The Conversation's Catherine Cruz ta
Hawaii Public Radio
added Apr 7, 2018 20:39
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[Virginia] To JUUL or not to JUUL?

Some College students are turning to JUULing, a proposed alternative to smoking, as a new way to get the same high that traditional cigarettes offer. While researchers still don’t understand the precise health effects of the product, the JUUL was initial
The Cavalier Daily (U. of Virginia)
added Apr 6, 2018 15:46
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[California] Should there be a place for smoking?

“We have repeat offenders, but there’s not much we can do outside of giving them a warning and Bronco ID checking to make sure they belong here,” said, Environmental Health and Safety Institutional Risk Manager Michael DeSalvio. “We’re taking a nonconfr
The Poly Post (Calif. State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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