Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 979 headlines found
E-cigarette use among teenagers is growing in the U.S., and Hawaii teens take up e-cigarette use at higher rates than their mainland counterparts, a new study by University of Hawaii Cancer Center researchers has found.
Dec 16, 2014 EurekAlert
added Dec 16, 2014 06:29
The Honolulu City Council's Public Safety and Economic Development Committee has advanced a bill to raise the legal smoking age to 21.
Aug 27, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 20:06
putting the blame solely on retailers does not properly teach the minors to take responsibility for their actions. By forgoing discipline, they are not being taught a lesson. The lenient punishment also does not make minors afraid of the consequences tha
Jul 7, 2014 Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Jul 8, 2014 16:10
Hawaii County on Tuesday became the fourth municipality in the nation to ban sales of tobacco products to anyone under age 21. Selling tobacco to an underage customer can bring a fine of up to $2,000, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/TAohNF )
Jul 1, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 6, 2014 18:44
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
Dec 30, 2013 PR Newswire
added Dec 30, 2013 12:54
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
Dec 22, 2013 KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Dec 22, 2013 23:51
Cigarette smoking should only be allowed in designated areas or should simply be banned on campus grounds. Why should we let this paper-stick filled with deadly chemicals hurt the quality of life on our campus?
Sep 16, 2013 Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Sep 18, 2013 03:14
Seaside cigarettes will be prohibited from January 1, 2014, while lighting up in parks, swimming pools and bus stops will also be outlawed. The ban will be preceded by a campaign to increase awareness among locals and tourists about the new rules. It wi
Aug 13, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 13, 2013 16:19
Just a week after banning smoking at select Oahu beaches the ban could be getting bigger. The city council Wednesday passed a bill to ban smoking at all beaches on Oahu.
Apr 17, 2013 KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 18, 2013 11:54
SMOKE-FREE condominiums are a small but growing trend in Hawaii, with a handful of condo owner associations amending their rules in recent years to prohibit smoking. Now a developer is set to build what is being described as the first new condo tower bu
Apr 7, 2013 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Apr 7, 2013 09:21