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[Indiana] BOEN: Increase in 'vaping' raising health concerns

“E-cigarettes are not completely free of carcinogens and toxins,” Ghanem said, but because e-liquid manufacturers do not have to list all the substances in the liquids, the jury is still out on what harms they may hold. As what eventually occurred with c
Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added Feb 27, 2015 16:42
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[Indiana] Beware tobacco addiction in all forms

Dr. Abdul Ghani, a cardiologist at Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest, says more research is needed. "There isn't much established research, but there is a lot of ongoing investigation," he says. "This is no research on long-term use, and t
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Feb 21, 2015 22:14
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[Indiana] Legislation Could Remove Casinos' Exemption From Smoking Ban

A bill to lift restrictions on riverboat casinos is reopening the debate on whether the state smoking ban should apply to casinos. Rep. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, has introduced a bill to remove casinos’ exemption from the smoking ban.
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Feb 13, 2015 16:42
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[Indiana] Smoking Debate Continues One Year After Evansville Smoking Ban Struck Down

One year after the Indiana Supreme Court struck down a 2012 Evansville smoking ban amendment prohibiting smoking in indoor eating and drinking establishments, the debate over a smoking ban still continues.
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 11, 2015 23:38
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[Indiana] VIDEO: On the Road: Smokefree Evansville To Host Candlelight Vigil

the ceremony is held in honor of those who have lost their lives to secondhand smoke. February 11th marks the one year anniversary for Evansville's smoke-free air ordinance being overturned by the Indiana Supreme Court. Organizers say this ceremony
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 11, 2015 12:25
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Breathtaking figures on secondhand smoke

Last year lawmakers cut tobacco prevention and control funding to $5.8 million, which is about 7.8 percent of the CDC recommendation of $73.5 million. One way to restore some of that money — and reduce the number of smokers — is to raise the cost of cigar
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Feb 11, 2015 07:40
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[Indiana] Hotly debated bill to regulate e-cigarette liquid advances

The large group came to protest Senate Bill 539, authored by Sen. Carlin Yoder, R- Middlebury, which would establish regulations on e-liquid – the fluid used in electronic cigarettes. Under the bill, a manufacturer of e-liquids must obtain a permit issu
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Feb 2, 2015 17:39
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[Indiana] Vaping Liquids Could Soon Face Stricter Regulations

A Senate committee Thursday narrowly approved a bill regulating manufacturers of e-liquids, which are used in vaping pens and e-cigarettes. The production of e-liquids, also known as vaping liquids or e-juices, is essentially unregulated in Indiana. Se
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Jan 30, 2015 14:30
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[Indiana] Local vape shops welcome certain e-cigarette regulations, against taxing

pointed out, almost all of the bottles already have a child-resistant cap in place. "They already are child-proof. With ours, they actually come with the little piece on the bottle, so when you screw it on there, you know that dude's on there and a kid ai
Shelbyville (IN) News
added Jan 16, 2015 17:52
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[Indiana] UP IN SMOKE: Study show e-cigarettes used more by teens than tobacco

“Tobacco use among youth and adults is declining nationally, in the state and in Madison County,” said Knight-Wilkerson. “However, the study is confirming what we are seeing locally, that e-cigarettes are taking over, and we see more and more youth using
News-Tribune.net (The Online Edition of the New Albany Tribune and Jeffersonville (IN) Evening News)
added Jan 13, 2015 15:24
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