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[Arizona] EDITORIAL: Banning smoking with kids in car: a Bloombergian act

In May, Tempe and Kingman both enacted laws forbidding people with kids in their car from smoking The biggest problem with campaigns to enforce health standards through ordinance is burden they place on cops
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Jun 29, 2015 13:53
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[California] EDITORIAL: Follow the children / Council should approve ordinance banning e-cigs in places smoking is prohibited

Thanks to two Chico teenagers, the City Council is poised to add e-cigarettes to the city ordinance regulating the smoking of tobacco products. The issue was brought to the council in April by two Bidwell Junior High students, Moana Larsen and Natalie Ch
Chico (CA) News & Review
added Jun 25, 2015 09:56
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EDITORIAL: Scanning the brain for answers about effectiveness of graphic warning labels [FREE FULL TEXT]

adds to the growing list of literature on GWLs by providing support for the utility of these important health-messaging tools ... Further, understanding how the brain responds to different GWLs can also help inform the development of more effective types
Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 22:56
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EDITORIAL: How to regulate e-cigarettes

What the FDA can’t do is nothing. While the e-cigarette industry is burgeoning under light or no regulation, federal officials have yet to finalize their claim of regulatory authority over the devices. Once that’s in place, the agency has a formal proces
Washington Post
added Apr 21, 2015 16:06
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Health groups see opportunity in cigarette tax

“Indiana lawmakers can adopt an easy and practical solution to both raise revenues and save money – raise the tobacco tax by one dollar,”... The health coalition is on the right track – raising the tobacco tax is an opportunity Indiana can’t afford to m
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Apr 21, 2015 10:46
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Without enforcement, UB’s no smoking policy accomplishes little

Although it is impossible to contain tobacco smoke, if it was contained to a handful of areas that are easily accessible for smokers but also easy for non-smokers to avoid, then their experience on campus would be essentially smoke-free and certainly mor
UB Spectrum (University at Buffalo)
added Mar 30, 2015 12:31
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Ky. Senate harmful to health, economy; killers of smoking ban from sickest region

Stivers...and Robinson...together represent four of the nation's deadliest counties...explanation Stivers offers for blocking a statewide smoking ban is to avoid interfering with private enterprise...Showing up on a list of the unhealthiest places in Amer
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 27, 2015 00:02
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: New smoking laws will lead to healthier lives for children

smoking will now be prohibited outside Victorian schools, hospitals and police stations from April 13... This latest step may help put it out of mind for those who want to give up and those who in future do not want to start. Ultimately smoking like any
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Mar 24, 2015 15:18
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EDITORIAL: Raise the smoking age to 21

a new report articulates the logic behind an additional approach to fighting tobacco: Raise the age at which people can legally buy tobacco products... 18 isn’t the soundest place to set the smoking age. Cities, states and the federal government should l
Washington Post
added Mar 23, 2015 20:34
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[California] Editorial: When is a ban on smoking not about smoking?

"This is about methamphetamines, heroin, loitering, trespassing, sexual harassment, defacing of public property.”... We don’t envy Arcata’s City Council members the task of cleaning up Arcata’s problems...Moving smokers to and fro doesn’t address any of t
Eureka (CA) Times-Standard
added Mar 8, 2015 15:21
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