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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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[Colorado] Memorial Regional Health: Despite popular beliefs, e-cigarettes not considered safe, especially harmful for adolescents

While research shows that regular cigarettes produce more harmful chemicals than e-cigarettes, there are still many dangerous chemicals in e-cigarette...
Craig (CO) Daily Press
added Apr 30, 2018 18:28
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Tossed cigarette butts increasing fire danger

Wildland fires caused by cigarette butts likely tossed from cars, also the fire that burned a line of townhomes in Colorado Springs. A resident tried to put out a cigarette in a flower pot. Instead of dirt, it was mulch material that ignited.
KOAA NBC 5/30 (Colo. Springs/Pueblo, CO)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:49
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[Colorado] Carbondale seeks to limit tobacco sales to those 21 and older

Carbondale is looking to follow Aspen and Basalt’s lead and raise the age limit from 18 to 21 to buy not only vaping products but any type of tobacco. The conversation at a Tuesday town Board of Trustees meeting grew out of concerns raised in a recent s
Aspen (CO) Times
added Apr 12, 2018 20:11
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[Colorado] Attorneys invited to April housing law training

The training is open to attorneys and mediators interested in housing law, and will cover topics, including:... secondhand smoke as a legal issue; implementation of smoke-free policies... To register, visit www.cosmokefreehousing.org.
Durango (CO) Herald
added Mar 31, 2018 20:13
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