Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,548 headlines found
(ACS) and the (SCLC) hosted an historic multi-sectorial summit at the ACS Atlanta headquarters on October 13-14, 2016...established a goal to reduce smoking prevalence in the United States among persons with behavioral health issues from 34% in 2015 to 30
Oct 14, 2016 Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (UCSF)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:46
Columbus may be the next city in Georgia to forbid smoking inside public places. Columbus city council will soon hear a new version of the smoke free ordinance, which has plenty of support according to a poll from Breathe Right Columbus.
Jun 14, 2017 WRBL Channel 3 (Columbus, GA)
added Jun 16, 2017 00:13
Passage of this ban was a high moment for his administration and others on council who took a strong stand for a healthier Savannah. Today, they can look back and be proud, as their action may have saved lives.
Jun 5, 2017 Savannah (GA) Morning News
added Jun 5, 2017 14:43
[Georgia] Bad Mrs Claus! Uma Thurman takes a cigarette break on set of her new movie The War With Grandpa while dressed in a Santa-inspired costume
Jun 2, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:43
Garrett says the results of a Breathe Easy Columbus smoking poll are unreliable because the questions are too leading...The release stated that 69 percent of Columbus voters support a city ordinance to prevent smoking in public places and
Jun 2, 2017 Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Jun 2, 2017 17:57
Breathe Easy Columbus, an organization pushing for a citywide smoking ban, released results from a poll Wednesday that supports its position. The poll was conducted by Landmark Communications Inc., a company based in Alpharetta, Ga., to determine public
May 31, 2017 Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Jun 1, 2017 02:28
In Georgia, approximately 11,700 adults die from smoking-related illnesses every year, according to CDC data. In 2015, 17.7 percent of adults in Georgia smoked cigarettes and the state spent about $3.2 billion on healthcare costs due to smoking in 2009.
May 30, 2017 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added May 30, 2017 22:17
Now all public parks in Fulton County are smoke-free. The City Council and mayor of East Point have voted unanimously to prohibit smoking in the city’s parks and recreation areas. Every year, on May 31, the World Health Organization marks World No Tobac
May 18, 2017 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added May 18, 2017 08:57
Starting June 1, the city will begin prohibiting the use of tobacco in any form, including electronic cigarettes, in the city's parks. Signs will be posted and the community will be notified through "various communication channels." Those who refuse to co
May 10, 2017 WFXG FOX 54 (Augusta, GA)
added May 11, 2017 03:25
Smoking in public places in Georgia will be banned on May 1 2018, a year later than was originally planned. The author of the draft bill, Guguli Maghradze, says that the decision was made after active consultations between Parliament and the government.
May 3, 2017 The Messenger (ge)
added May 11, 2017 03:09