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[Louisiana] NSU going tobacco-free August 1

Northwestern State University will become a tobacco-free campus effective August 1. The new policy will prohibit tobacco use on all Northwestern State campuses. emailprint 0
Leesville (LA) Daily Leader
added Jul 9, 2014 12:37

America's Hookah-Smoking Teens Are Wealthy and White

The bubbling devices can now be found in suburban basements and college dorm rooms, and hookah lounges have proliferated in recent years. Smoking from a hookah carries many of the same risks as cigarettes. With water pipes not as portable, hookah users ar
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 8, 2014 16:27

[Washington] EDITORIAL: Frontline: Unknown e-cigarette dangers

it is still very difficult to confirm the legitimacy of practices in the making of e-cigarettes, which is a potential danger to users, who cannot know exactly what they are putting in their bodies.
The Western Front (Western Washington University)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:57

[Nebraska] Tobacco use still high in college ball, off field

"I enjoy the taste. It's not like I'm addicted to it," Sborz said. "I just enjoy it, definitely. I do it maybe once a month or every other week." Sborz said this week's death of Hall of Fame baseball player Tony Gwynn might give college players some pau
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 1, 2014 14:37

[South Carolina] New 'tobacco free' policy isn't a breath of fresh air for everyone at CofC

Chief of staff at College of Charleston Brian McGee says going tobacco free is an international trend, and it's something the College is trying to be consistent with. "I think we have a wonderful opportunity here to encourage healthy lifestyles for our
WCSC Television (Charleston, SC)
added Jul 1, 2014 12:16

Central Michigan University's plans to become tobacco-free take effect today

The Mount Pleasant school says the policy, “A Breath of Fresh Air,” is effective Tuesday and will eliminate the use of tobacco products indoors or outdoors on campus. The planned changes were announced last year. Central Michigan University’s earlier sm
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jul 1, 2014 11:36

[Georgia] College of Charleston goes tobacco-free

not just smoke-free, but tobacco-free. The college's new tobacco policy approved last October is taking effect Tuesday. Tobacco is banned in all buildings and on all land owned or leased by the college. The rules apply to all forms of tobacco, including
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 1, 2014 11:34

[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Smokescreen: e-cigarettes deserve some scrutiny for potential health impacts

Apparently, some FCC students thought it was OK to use e-cigarettes in class, which is an indication that these devices are viewed by some as innocuous.... Until more is known, why not err on the side of caution? Meanwhile, let science investigate this m
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Jul 3, 2014 17:33

[UK] Lincoln students devise e-cigarette – to help people quit smoking

A team of five students from the University of Lincoln have won a national product design competition by designing an e-cigarette that helps people quit smoking. The cigarette, named Relieve, would use Bluetooth to connect with the user’s smartphone, whe
The Linc (University of Lincoln) (uk)
added Jun 26, 2014 21:30

[Minnesota] U community split over upcoming tobacco-free policy |

After years of debate and discussion, the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities will prohibit smoking and tobacco use on campus beginning July 1. The new policy will ban smoking, selling, free distributing and advertising tobacco products and electronic c
Minnesota Daily (UMN)
added Jun 25, 2014 06:24
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