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[Connecticut] State task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars

A legislative task force is expected to decide whether to recommend that Connecticut lawmakers vote to ban smoking in vehicles when a child is inside. The controversial proposal has been met with opposition from lawmakers concerned about the potential f
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2016 17:42
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[Connecticut] Task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars

A legislative task force is expected to decide whether to recommend that Connecticut lawmakers vote to ban smoking in vehicles when a child is inside. The controversial proposal has been met with opposition from lawmakers concerned about the potential for
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2016 13:02
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[Connecticut] Yale Researcher Creating Video Games To Combat AIDS, Drug Abuse, Smoking

Another target for Fiellin's Yale lab is a video game focused on getting young people to make healthier choices about smoking cigarettes. One of Fiellin's key tasks now is to find the right way to get these types of mobile video games into the hands of
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 23, 2016 16:05
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[Connecticut] New ads of club for Hartford elite take aim at stuffy image

"The other night we had a cigar dinner. We had about 50 guys smoking cigars, playing pool. There were women there as well," Beakey said. "It's a fun place. It's not a stuffy place anymore."
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 22, 2016 03:14
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[Connecticut, Hawaii] EDITORIAL: CT Should Ban Smoking And E-Cigs For People Under 21

This pernicious social problem must be curbed, and raising the state smoking age to 21 is an excellent way to do it.
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 20, 2016 21:12
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How much does it cost to smoke in Connecticut?

Here in Connecticut, one of the most expensive states for just about anything, it's not a huge surprise that smoking cigarettes is a very pricey habit....is the fifth most expensive state for smokers both over a lifetime and over the course of one year.
Connecticut Post
added Jan 19, 2016 16:32
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[Connecticut] Yale study finds alcohol level in some e-cigarette liquids can affect motor skills

But an author of the study said commercially available e-cigarettes are not high in alcohol....the risk of ingesting enough alcohol to cause impairment comes from e-cig liquids that are bought on the Internet, or from enthusiasts who mix their own vaping
New Haven (CT) Register
added Jan 13, 2016 07:41
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[Connecticut] YSN Led Study in a Nature Publication Finds Gene-Smoking Interaction Associated with Increases in Systolic Blood Pressure Among African Americans

focuses on the interaction genetics and the negative of lifestyle behavior of cigarette smoking on increases in blood pressure, specifically in two large epidemiological studies of hypertension genetics—
Yale School of Medicine
added Jan 11, 2016 18:48
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[Connecticut] City Halfway To Stop-Smoking Outreach Target

So reported Harp administration officials Thursday. They updated the public at City Hall on their effort to make the city tobacco free, six months after passing an ordinance prohibiting the use of tobacco in public spaces.
New Haven (CT) Independent
added Jan 11, 2016 18:30
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[Connecticut] Panel looking at smoking in cars ban broadens review

A legislative task force is grappling with the best way to protect children from secondhand smoke, especially those riding in a vehicle with a smoker. The study panel was created after a bill that would have banned smoking in cars with young passengers
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 11, 2016 00:56
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