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[UK] Young college film-makers light up war on smoking for Cut Films awards

'It's Your Choice'... young film-makers on dangers of smoking 'It's Your Choice'... young film-makers on dangers of smoking
East London Advertiser (uk)
added May 30, 2014 04:01
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Health harms ignored by students who perceive hookah smoking as 'relaxing, fun'

Educational campaigns meant to dissuade college students from initiating hookah tobacco smoking may be more successful if they combat positive perceptions of hookah use as attractive and romantic, rather than focusing solely on the harmful components of
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added May 23, 2014 07:38
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Students swayed by 'relaxing, fun' image of hookah smoking ignore health harms

Educational campaigns meant to dissuade college students from initiating hookah tobacco smoking may be more successful if they combat positive perceptions of hookah use as attractive and romantic, rather than focusing solely on the harmful components of h
EurekAlert
added May 20, 2014 13:12
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[Louisiana] LSU moves to ban smoking on its Baton Rouge campus

The Louisiana Legislature approved a law last year requiring colleges and universities to develop their own “smoke-free” policies. That legislation, which serves as an addendum to the Louisiana Smoke-Free Air Act that prohibits smoking in some public pla
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 20, 2014 07:11
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Smokers litter ... and so do other people: Editorial

A Monday stroll on the South Park Blocks from Salmon Street through the campus of Portland State University turned up plenty of cigarette butts, many of them clustered around benches. Loftus and other people fed up with littering do have a point. Is it r
The Oregonian
added May 16, 2014 08:18
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[Delaware] VIDEO: Bans on smoking gain momentum

Rehoboth became the last of Delaware's major ocean resorts to ban smoking on its beaches, adding in a boardwalk ban for good measure. On the same day, the University of Delaware Faculty Senate hosted an open forum to discuss expanding its policy that pro
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 15, 2014 11:05
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Knowledge, Attitudes, and Normative Beliefs as Predictors of Hookah Smoking Initiation: A Longitudinal Study of University Students

While positive attitudes and favorable normative beliefs are associated with initiation of HTS in a cohort of never-users, increased knowledge about toxins is not associated with lower initiation. It may be particularly valuable for educational interventi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2014 12:26
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[Illinois] Student Senate may seek smoke-free campus

Health concerns could lead to ashtrays being moved farther from buildings
The Knox Student
added May 8, 2014 05:07
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[Australia] University smoking ban leads way

LA TROBE University will ban smoking on all campuses as of next month, which it says will set a precedent for healthier communities among young people. From May 31, all staff, students and visitors will be prohibited from smoking on university campuses,
Bendigo Advertiser (au)
added May 8, 2014 05:02
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[Massachusetts] UMass Dartmouth committee recommends smoke-free campus by 2015

An 11-member committee announced the recommendation Monday as "an important first step in creating a healthier campus." The decision came after "a campus-wide survey, reviewing literature on the issues, and meeting throughout the spring semester with mem
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added May 6, 2014 20:21
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