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[Indiana] College receives grant to make campus tobacco-free

The Truth Initiative Campaign awarded Saint Mary’s College a grant to make campus tobacco-free. Junior Noel Keen and sophomore Addie Bobosky are the College’s student leaders to organize events to inspire a tobacco-free lifestyle.
The Observer (University of Notre Dame & St. Mary's)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:04
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[Indiana] FGIDDIAN-GREEN: Twin scourges of tobacco, opioids demand concentrated action

Claire Fiddian-Green is president and CEO of the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, which seeks to advance the vitality of Indianapolis and the well-being of its people.
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Nov 10, 2018 19:37
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[Indiana] Smoking ban tabled until 2019

Grant County Commissioners have tabled any decision on a proposed smoking ban... "We wanted to compare the state law with the proposed changes," said Ron Mowery, Grant County commissioner. "If there's some language in there we want to send back to the He
Marion (IN) Chronicle-Tribune
added Nov 10, 2018 19:35
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[Indiana] Opioids, tobacco damage Hoosiers

and cost $12.6 billion in health care expenses, lost productivity and other economic damages, according to a pair of reports released Tuesday by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation.
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Nov 1, 2018 14:31
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[Indiana] Tobacco, opioid epidemics claimed 14,200 Hoosier lives in 2017, studies say

The studies, released Tuesday morning by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, recommend that Indiana raise the state tax on cigarettes by $2 a pack, raise the legal age of smoking to 21...
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Oct 30, 2018 17:09
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[Indiana] Parents fear mural of rabbits having sex while smoking could harm kids

The art piece has raised eyebrows since it was painted onto the side of Beholder restaurant in Indiannapolis by California artist Jules Muck earlier this month. Emelia Green was among those disgusted by what it depicts, writing: ‘Not appropriate for the o
Metro Café (uk)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:34
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[Indiana] Shelbyville considers extending smoking ban to school bus stops

The city may expand its smoking ban to include school bus stops after a local mom expressed concern for her son and other students. Crystal Smothers noticed the problem on her son's first day of first grade: a parent, smoking next to the children at the
WTHR 13 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Sep 26, 2018 16:07
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[Indiana] STAWAR: Pipe dreams go up in smoke

Last week the News and Tribune featured an article by Elizabeth DePompei about a local pipe smoking champion. The piece evoked memories of my own pipe smoking days, and my experiences with tobacco...simply to call the national quit line (1-800-QUIT-NOW)
News-Tribune.net (The Online Edition of the New Albany Tribune and Jeffersonville (IN) Evening News)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:45
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[Indiana] Smoking rates drop, but habit still costly: Impact on households $1,000 per year

Smoking rates in Bartholomew County are dropping, but Indiana’s statewide rate continues to be a costly challenge to Hoosiers’ health, quality of life and community economic development. In Indiana, 21 percent of Hoosiers are smokers, ranking the state
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Sep 20, 2018 11:59
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[Indiana] Health board sends smoking ban to commissioners

An ordinance banning smoking in bars and public spaces was approved by the Grant County Health Board at its meeting on Tuesday....the purposes of the ordinance are to protect public health in public places and places of employment. The ordinance also sta
Marion (IN) Chronicle-Tribune
added Sep 19, 2018 16:34
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