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[Asia, Pakistan] Non-communicable diseases: Quit smoking for your children, say experts

Laws against smoking in public places are not being implemented in Sindh as 68 per cent of hotels and 77 per cent of universities flout anti-smoking laws on their premises. Ironically, a cigarette is cheaper than a loaf of bread in Pakistan. These startl
Express Tribune (pk)
added Feb 26, 2014 22:45

The LWDS-10J: Reliability and Validity of the Lebanon Waterpipe Dependence Scale Among University Students in Jordan

The LWDS-11 items exhibited a different factor structure in our sample. However, the modified scale (LWDS-10J) showed promising reliability and construct validity in this population.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 26, 2014 22:39

[Minnesota] UMR Going Tobacco Free

Four University of Minnesota campuses will soon be tobacco free. This includes the University of Minnesota Rochester as well as the Twin Cities, Duluth and Crookston campuses. Starting July 1st, tobacco products and e-cigarettes will be banned throughout
KAAL-TV Channel 6 (Austin, MN)
added Feb 25, 2014 15:50

[Ohio] Smoking ban at UT draws fire

handed out fake cigarettes and asked students to sign petitions in the Student Union on Monday to protest the ban. "It's not really about smoking outside," said Ron Johns, a member of Young Americans for Liberty. "It's about individual liberties. The gov
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Feb 25, 2014 15:48

[Asia, India] HC orders educational institutes to put up boards on tobacco ban

Bombay High Court on Tuesday ordered Maharashtra education department to issue directives to all educational institutions to put up display boards outside their premises stating that sale and consumption of cigarettes and any tobacco product is banned wit
Jagran Post (in)
added Feb 25, 2014 14:43

[UK, USA] Tobacco sale ban for US campus shops

One of the world's top universities is taking a smoking ban a step further this week, as Stanford University prohibits the sale of tobacco as well as smoking on campus. Campus shops at the Californian university will have to end the sale of all tobacco
BBC Online
added Feb 25, 2014 13:08

[Illinois] EDITORIAL: Our view: Individual rights

At the least, it’s denying smokers unwilling to conform the opportunity to attend the same school of their choice as their non-smoking counterparts. Either one of those is a scary prospect for those who believe rights have to be balanced to truly be rig
Jacksonville (IL) Journal-Courier
added Feb 24, 2014 14:21

[Illinois] SIU to become smoke-free campus July 1

SIU will join the 1,182 smoke-free college campuses nationwide on July 1,  according to Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights. The university will add to a trend that has grown from 446 campuses in October 2012. "There's no safe level of exposure to secondha
The Southern Illinoisan
added Feb 24, 2014 14:15

[Indiana] IPFW Going Completely Tobacco Free In April

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will become a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus effective April 1, 2014. The use of cigarettes, cigars, oral tobacco, electronic cigarettes, and all other tobacco products will be prohibited
Indiana's NewsCenter (WPTA-TV 21 Alive ABC, WISE-TV NBC 33, Fort Wayne's CW)
added Feb 24, 2014 14:13

[Arkansas] UCA bans 'e-cigs' and 'vaping' on campus

University of Central Arkansas Trustees voted unanimously Friday to ban the use of electronic cigarettes on the school’s campus and in university owned vehicles. Trustees updated the board’s existing policy adopted in 2009 that prohibited the use of any
Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added Feb 23, 2014 17:11
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