Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 973 headlines found
Tapering off tobacco cigarettes can be a challenge, but research released by the University of Hawaii Cancer Center found some smokers can get a kick-start to kicking the habit with e-cigarettes. "Smokers who use e-cigs to stop smoking are highly motiva
Nov 16, 2014 KITV Ch. 4 (Honolulu, HI)
added Nov 17, 2014 13:57
Riding a wave of apparent public support, the council Public Safety and Mass Transit Committee on Thursday voted 6-2 to forward Bill 302 — outlawing the use of e-cigarettes anywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited — to the County Council with a positive re
Nov 7, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Nov 8, 2014 14:52
Some people are in favor of a new policy which prohibits electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, use in state government buildings. “I think it’s good,” said Leong Lim, a state worker. “I don’t smoke, but I don’t like the smell (e-cigarettes) emit.”
Oct 14, 2014 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:34
They don’t leave butts on the beach. And there’s no secondhand smoke. But Kona Councilman Dru Kanuha thinks electronic cigarettes and vaporizers ought to go the way of the traditional leaf-and-fire tobacco product and be banned from county facilities, p
Oct 11, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Oct 14, 2014 14:03
e-cigarettes are prohibited from use in any enclosed or partially enclosed area such as offices, lobbies, lanai, interior courtyards, patios, covered walkways, and 20 feet from entrances, exits, windows that can be opened, and ventilation intakes that se
Oct 13, 2014 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Oct 14, 2014 01:43
The policy to regulate the use of the cigarettes, also known as electronic smoking devices or e-cigarettes, went into effect this month as part of the State of Hawai'i's commitment to keep workplaces and public locations smoke-free.
Oct 13, 2014 Big Island Now
added Oct 13, 2014 23:36
Critics will point out that tobacco is legal and people have the right to buy it and use. And they still can. They just can’t buy it from CVS. We don’t begrudge anyone the right to smoke. We just ask that they look into its health effects and ask themsel
Sep 13, 2014 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Sep 13, 2014 17:54
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
the importance of making it harder for young people to purchase tobacco products in the first place.
Aug 25, 2014 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Aug 25, 2014 17:33
Nearly half of all young adults in Hawaii have tried an electronic cigarette, according to a new report. "Anecdotally, we're told that it's more prevalent in Hawaii than other states," said Pallav Pokhrel, assistant professor at the University of Hawaii'
Jul 26, 2014 KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Jul 30, 2014 19:45