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American Journal of Public Health that adds to the evidence that e-cigarette use is depressing quitting smoking cigarettes. This paper follows several hundred college students over 3 years...authors found that among young adults who were smoking at base
Jun 16, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 16, 2015 17:10
A new study has found that children's exposure to second-hand smoke has declined by approximately 80 percent since 1998. Researchers collected and analyzed data from more than 35,000 children who participated in the annual Health Survey for England (HSE
Jun 15, 2015 University Herald
added Jun 15, 2015 23:44
A survey of nearly 2,000 students, staff, and faculty at UC Riverside has revealed a significant portion of the campus community has noticed a decrease in second-hand smoke exposure after UCR became a smoke and tobacco free university in 2014.
Jun 9, 2015 University of California Riverside
added Jun 9, 2015 15:22
They found that those exposed to smoke put on weight. When they drilled down to the cellular level, they found the smoke triggered a tiny lipid called ceramide to alter mitochrondia in the cells, causing disruption to normal cell function and inhibiting
Jun 8, 2015 University Herald
added Jun 9, 2015 01:56
the new policy includes all outdoor spaces on the campus. The policy applies to all tobacco and smoking products, including cigarettes, cigars, snuff, chewing tobacco, and any non-FDA-approved nicotine delivery devices or products such as e-cigarettes.
Jun 8, 2015 Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Jun 8, 2015 18:27
various student groups continue to advocate for a 100-percent tobacco- and smoke-free campus. The ASUW Student Health Consortium (SHC) and the Tobacco Action Group (TAG) in partnership with the UW’s Board of Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) have wri
Jun 5, 2015 The Daily (University of Washington)
added Jun 5, 2015 05:50
effective June 1. The University developed an accessible smoking cessation program to help current smokers quit since announcing the new campus-wide smoking policy in May 2014.
Jun 4, 2015 New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Jun 4, 2015 12:58
The Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra has used World No Tobacco Day to announce the campus will go smoke-free from the middle of July. The university announced that the smoking ban would cover the entire ANU campus in Canberra as well as
May 31, 2015 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 3, 2015 21:58
UCI’s smoke-free policy task force issued an update last week, citing a 95 percent compliance for the smoke & tobacco free policy. Convened almost a year and a half ago, the task force instituted a policy that banned tobacco products as well as e-cigaret
May 27, 2015 New University Newspaper [University of California, Irvine]
added May 30, 2015 15:30
or the best chance to get smokers to quit? Without the research needed to answer that question conclusively, public health officials and regulators are in a fix....STEEPEST RISE IN E-CIG USE IS AMONG INDIVIDUALS WITH THE LEAST INCOME AND EDUCATION.
May 25, 2015 Harvard School of Public Health
added May 25, 2015 15:44