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[Indiana] Researchers Study Evidence On Electronic Cigarette Safety

Doctors like Dr. Kirk Parr, a cardiologist at St. Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis, say the nicotine contained in the liquid used in e-cigarettes is still not good for you. “If it’s in a pipe, if it‘s in smokeless tobacco, and probably if it’s in e-
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Sep 26, 2014 16:10
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[Indiana] Smoking ban snuffed out

The Kokomo Common Council surprised a lot of people last week when it voted down an expansion of the city’s ban on smoking in public places. That defeat, on a 5-4 vote that saw Councilman Kevin Summers switch sides at the last minute, may have killed any
Kokomo (IN) Perspective
added Sep 17, 2014 21:51
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[Indiana] VIDEOS: Smoke-free ordinance fails, 5-4

After months of preparation by council committee members and hours of discussion from the public, amendments to the Kokomo Common Council’s smoke-free ordinance failed to pass a second reading.
Kokomo (IN) Tribune
added Sep 9, 2014 12:16
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[Indiana] Editorial: Truly 'ban' smoking

We again urge council members not to bow to the claims of businesses arguing such a ban would hurt them financially, just as state lawmakers did in 2012 and city councilmen did in 2006. Last year’s results from Gallup’s annual Consumption Habits Poll fou
Kokomo (IN) Tribune
added Sep 5, 2014 13:05
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Indiana air quality testing proves need for stronger smoke-free air laws

This July 1 is the two-year anniversary of the state law going into effect. "It is time to celebrate how far we have come and continue to fight for independence from secondhand smoke for all workers in the state. Let's make next year's anniversary one th
Salem (IN) Leader
added Sep 4, 2014 09:41
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[Indiana] IPPEL: Tobacco addiction: Tax income trumps health concerns

Many if not most of the patients I can talk into using these e-cigs eventually become tobacco free... I'm waiting to hear that e-cigs are the major cause of global warming. Money talks.
Richmond (IN) Palladium-Item
added Sep 3, 2014 12:36
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[Indiana] Bar Owner Says Kokomo Smoking Ban May Close Business

Monday night, the city’s common council voted 5 to 4 in favor of an all-inclusive smoking ban. Bartender Holly Long says she’s a single mother and won’t be able to make ends meet if the ban passes. “You have your choice if you want to walk into the bar
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Aug 29, 2014 13:41
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[Indiana] Editorial: Youth and e-cigarettes

Among the group’s proposals are to prohibit “flavors” in new tobacco products and to restrict marketing of e-cigarettes in the same manner as for cigarettes. It also advocates strong health warnings. We applaud Zoeller and his colleagues across the count
Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Aug 28, 2014 19:46
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[Illinois, Indiana] Attorneys General Zoeller, Madigan Team Up to End Youth Smoking

Zoeller and Madigan joined health experts and teen advocates today at the Illinois Poison Center in Chicago to bring awareness to this issue. “For decades, we have been fighting tobacco use – especially among young people – in order to reduce addictio
Illinois Attorney General
added Aug 25, 2014 17:24
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VIDEO: Illinois, Indiana Attorney Generals Team Up For Teen Anti-Smoking

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan have teamed to support Legacy’s national youth smoking prevention campaign, Truth.
CBS 2 Chicago
added Aug 25, 2014 17:16
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