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[Hawaii] Tom Yamachika: Smoking Out a Frankenbill

some of the committees decided, after public input, that the large cigar tax cap wasn’t worth advancing. But supporters of the cap were able to get their language in the current version of the bill anyway! Now the Frankenbill goes to Conference Committee
Honolulu Civil Beat
added Apr 19, 2015 16:41
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[Hawaii] Biomarkers of Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Racial/Ethnic Groups at High Risk for Lung Cancer

Racial/ethnic groups with higher rates of lung cancer had slower nicotine metabolism than Whites. The complex relationship between lung cancer risk and nicotine metabolism among racial/ethnic groups needs further clarification.
American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 17, 2015 12:11
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OrangeRoc Clients Win Gold and Silver at 38th Annual AMA Hawaii Awards

Silver Award for Best Non-Profit Marketing The Hawaii Tobacco Quitline provides resources for community organizations to create and maintain a Hawaii free from tobacco use, addiction, and exposure to second-hand smoke. As part of the 2013-2014 Marketing
PR Newswire
added Mar 25, 2015 17:09
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[Hawaii] ATKINSON: Kick butts; and e-cigs, too

I'd like to encourage people, and especially teens, to kick your butts and e-cigarettes, too. I've done the research and it isn't pretty. But first a bit about the 20th anniversary of “Kick Butts Day." There is a website that I'd encourage folks to go to:
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Mar 18, 2015 14:51
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[Hawaii] As of July 1, UH Manoa campus to go totally smoke-free

University of Hawaii's flagship Manoa campus is going smoke-free. Starting July 1, it will be the second campus after Kapiolani Community College to ban smoking in the state.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 10, 2015 16:38
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HONOLULU: Hawaii lawmakers consider raising legal smoking age to 21

AP - Associated Press
added Mar 1, 2015 12:41
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Hawaii lawmakers consider raising legal smoking age to 21

People who are younger than 21 years old could be banned from smoking traditional or electronic cigarettes under a proposal in the Hawaii Legislature. file photo
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 25, 2015 14:49
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[Hawaii] Big Island mayor signs e-cig ban

While tobacco use among Hawaii’s public middle and high school students has declined, use of nontraditional tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes, water pipes and self-rolled cigarettes, are on the rise, the Hawaii Department of Health says. Hawaii Coun
West Hawaii Today
added Jan 16, 2015 15:06
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[Hawaii] Public weighs in on Oahu smoking ban 1 year after going into effect

Cleaner air and less litter at beaches and parks. That's what some Oahu residents say is the result of a smoking ban that went into effect almost one year ago. "Prior to that, I used to see a lot of people smoke cigarettes. And I guess, they flick their
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2015 10:23
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[Hawaii] Solution or smoke screen? ($$)

Skyrocketing use of electronic smoking devices (ESDs) by Hawaii youth, who "vape" nicotine at much higher rates than the national average, has galvanized anti-smoking advocates who want e-cigarettes treated the same as combustible cigarettes under state
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 28, 2014 16:18
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