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[Colorado] Carbondale weighs raising tobacco purchase age to 21

In an effort to curb minors from smoking cigarettes, chewing tobacco and inhaling from vaporizers, Carbondale leaders may raise the age to buy products containing nicotine from 18 to 21 in their municipality. "You know I was the one who originally broug
Glenwood Springs (CO) Post Independent
added Jul 11, 2018 18:55
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[Colorado] Memorial Regional Health: E-cigarettes a pathway to addiction — Teen use of e-cigarettes is rising, along with risks for long-term health consequences

The study found that Colorado teens use electronic vapor cigarettes twice as often as the national average, according to a Colorado Public Radio report. The data is especially concerning. because e-cigarette use among youth — who use e-cigarettes at high
Craig (CO) Daily Press
added Jul 2, 2018 21:10
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Is Tobacco 21 The Solution To Colorado’s Wave Of Teen Vaping?

Colorado tops 37 other states for e-cigarette use among high school students... a push in several Colorado mountain towns to raise the minimum age for tobacco and nicotine purchases. The resort town of Aspen passed the state’s first such law in 2017. Neig
CPR - Colorado Public Radio
added Jul 2, 2018 20:42
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[Colorado] He Started Vaping As A Teen And Now Says Habit Is 'Impossible To Let Go'

Julien Lavandier, a Colorado State University student, started smoking e-cigarettes as a high school sophomore. He says he's now hooked on Juul and has been unable to quit.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jun 8, 2018 15:08
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[Colorado] Health department observes World No Tobacco Day on Thursday

In Pueblo, many steps have been taken to assist WHO with this year's focus of "Tobacco and Heart Disease." The tobacco-prevention program housed at the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment strives to:
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added May 29, 2018 03:29
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LETTER: Theresa Brilli: Marijuana tasting rooms would weaken Colorado's secondhand smoke protections

If signed into law by Gov. Hickenlooper, House Bill 1258 would allow marijuana shops to establish tasting rooms for people to consume marijuana on-site through electronic smoking devices. As a cancer survivor and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Net
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added May 28, 2018 13:53
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[Colorado] City recognizes Boys and Girls Clubs’ tobacco free policy

During its May 16th meeting the Alamosa city council issued a proclamation recognizing the Boys and Girls Clubs of the San Luis Valley’s campus smoke and tobacco free policy. Club Director Aaron Miltenberger said the youth at the club took this action to
Valley Courier Online (CO)
added May 23, 2018 21:48
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Colorado boosts savings to $730 million with help of recent tobacco industry settlement but may need more

Thanks to a boost from a recent tobacco industry settlement, Colorado plans to sock away an extra $90 million next year in the state’s reserves. But by one credit rating agency’s analysis, it’s still woefully unprepared for the next economic downturn.
Denver (CO) Post
added May 16, 2018 21:35
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[Colorado] Pot, Tobacco Smoke Exposure Equals More Kids in ER

Clouds of pot and cigarette smoke in a home make it more likely a young child will visit the emergency room or have an ear infection, researchers say. Secondhand smoke from marijuana and tobacco increases a kid's odds of going to the ER, according to pre
WebMD
added May 7, 2018 22:00
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[Colorado] Correlation between secondhand marijuana and tobacco smoke exposure and children ED visits

The research included a cross-sectional survey of caregivers of children presenting to the ED of an urban, tertiary care, academic children's hospital...Children exposed to the combination of marijuana and tobacco smoke have increased ED visitation and ot
EurekAlert
added May 6, 2018 00:56
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