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ARCHIVE: Smokers Who Try E-Cigarettes to Quit Smoking: Findings From a Multiethnic Study in Hawaii

Despite lack of evidence regarding efficacy, smokers treat e-cigarettes as valid alternatives to FDA-approved cessation aids. Research is needed to test the safety and efficacy of e-cigarettes as cessation aids.
American Journal of Public Health
added Mar 10, 2014 15:37
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Hawaii lawmakers move to curtail smoking

lawmakers have killed proposals aimed at raising the legal age for buying tobacco to 21 and clamping down on smoking at beaches statewide. But they're advancing bills that would restrict smoking and make it more expensive, continuing a trend in Hawaii to
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 10, 2014 14:13
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Hawaii lawmakers move to curtail smoking

Hawaii lawmakers have killed proposals aimed at raising the legal age for buying tobacco to 21 and clamping down on smoking at beaches statewide. But they're advancing bills that would restrict smoking and make it more expensive, continuing a trend in Haw
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 7, 2014 23:41
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[Hawaii] Bill Seeks Tobacco Free Parks in Maui County

A bill seeking the creation of Tobacco-Free Zones at all Maui County Parks will be introduced today by Councilman Don Guzman during today's regular meeting of the Maui County Council. The Surfrider Foundation of Maui reports that more than 1,000 petitio
Maui (HI) Now
added Feb 23, 2014 17:15
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[Hawaii] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking at all UH campuses ($$)

A few years ago, it looked as if the University of Hawaii also would be at the forefront of this laudable national movement, which protects nonsmokers from lethal second-hand smoke and the social pressure to take up the addictive, deadly and expensive ha
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Feb 21, 2014 14:49
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[Hawaii] Smoking ban yet to be implemented

The ban was set to take effect on Jan. 1, 2014. “The ban will not be implemented as of Jan. 1, 2014, pending ongoing discussions with faculty and staff representatives,” Ideta said. The Office of the Vice President for Administration and the Chief Fina
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Jan 17, 2014 18:02
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The Hawaii Tobacco Quitline Launches New Campaign For New Year's

is gearing up with a new campaign to help residents of Hawaii quit smoking for good as part of their New Year's Resolutions. Every New Year's Eve, thousands of people across Hawaii promise to better themselves in the coming year, vowing to give up bad hab
PR Newswire
added Dec 30, 2013 12:54
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[Hawaii] UH smoking ban on hold for review

campuswide ban on the use of tobacco products and electronic cigarettes that was to take effect Jan. 1 at the University of Hawaii at Manoa has been postponed pending review by unions and faculty.
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 25, 2013 22:56
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[Hawaii] Health Department Bans E-Cigarettes From Its Offices

“Using electronic smoking devices threatens our smoke-free laws designed to protect the public from the harmful effects of tobacco and nicotine,” Lola Irvin, DOH Tobacco Settlement programs manager said today in a press release. “While electronic smoking
Big Island Now
added Dec 24, 2013 22:12
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[Hawaii] Electronic cigarettes to be banned from all State Health Department areas

more people are saying 'not in our workplace.' The latest ban comes from the State Department of Health. Beginning Jan. 1, 2014, 'vaping" as it's called, will be banned inside any building that houses state health workers. That's 80 offices across Hawaii
KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Dec 22, 2013 23:51
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