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[Georgia] VARITEK: You won’t see this policy up in smoke

Cigarettes are becoming ever more socially unacceptable, but as long as our consistent crowd of students propagate their smoke in Library Plaza, non-smoking students will continue to be negatively affected. It’s a health risk, through and through.
Georgia State University Signal
added Sep 12, 2018 19:44
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Most U.S. colleges are not tobacco- and smoke-free

Most U.S. four-year colleges and universities as well as community colleges don’t have tobacco-free or smoke-free policies on campus, a new study finds. About 35 percent have tobacco-free policies that prohibit all tobacco use. Ten percent have smoke-fre
Reuters
added Sep 7, 2018 02:54
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[Maryland] DOSHI: Homewood should implement a smoking ban

pkins faculty have produced much of the research detailing smoking’s deleterious effects. Ironically, it is the University’s smoking policies that lag behind those of its peer institutions. The Homewood Campus follows an outdated and ineffective smoking
Johns Hopkins News-Letter
added Sep 6, 2018 20:41
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[California] Smoking ban in effect on all campuses

This semester marks the beginning of a smoke-free campus, according to a newly enforced ban implemented by the City College board of trustees. The ban, passed in April, exempted medical marijuana users, according to a May 10 Guardsman dispatch. But
The Guardsman (City College of San Francisco)
added Sep 6, 2018 20:19
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[Georgia] SIMPSON: When health went up in smoke

In my youth, there were no restrictions on tobacco advertising, and the slogans and claims became fixed in our brains. The producer of Old Golds claimed there was “not a cough in a carload.” Lucky Strike printed and shouted their main slogan, “LS/MFT — L
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Aug 31, 2018 02:04
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[California] Annenberg analyzes social media, cigarette brands

After five months, the research revealed that some social media users have been paid by tobacco companies or compensated with gifts. The researchers also found that certain parties that had free alcohol and giveaways were encouraging attendees to post pi
Daily Trojan (University of Southern California)
added Aug 31, 2018 01:41
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[Arkansas] Historian Publishes New Book on Tobacco in Imperial Russia

approaches tobacco from the perspective of users, producers and objectors...introduces readers to the addictive, nicotine-soaked Russian version of the cigarette ― the papirosa ― and the sensory, medical, social, cultural and gendered consequences of this
University of Arkansas
added Aug 30, 2018 16:53
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[Texas] CDC: More college campuses are tobacco or smoke free

Weatherford College’s policy prohibiting tobacco products was created by the board of trustees about five years ago, WC Police Chief Paul Stone said. E-cigarettes and vaporizers were added to the policy a few years later, WC Public Relations Coordinator
Weatherford (TX) Democrat
added Aug 13, 2018 19:00
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[Massachusetts] Black Women’s Lupus Risk Increases with Smoking, Decreases with Moderate Drinking

The investigators assessed data from the Black Women’s Health Study... toxic substances from cigarette smoke have been associated with oxidative stress and autoantibody production, and they can directly damage proteins and DNA, the authors wrote....both
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Aug 11, 2018 14:58
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[Ohio] University of Findlay becomes tobacco-free campus

University of Findlay went from being tobacco free in buildings to being a completely tobacco free campus on Aug. 1. The policy not only outlaws the use of cigarettes but all products that contain nicotine, including vaping devices. The policy was change
limaohio.com
added Aug 8, 2018 13:21
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