Headlines Tagged with Iowa — 2,655 headlines found
Miller fought big tobacco companies' attempts to reduce Iowa's payments under 1998 Master Settlement Agreement
Sep 11, 2013 Iowa Attorney General
added Sep 11, 2013 22:55
An increase in cigarette taxes has prompted many people to travel to Iowa or else give up smoking The cigarette tax increase implemented earlier this month has had mixed effects on area smokers.
Jul 25, 2013 Albert Lea (MN) Tribune
added Jul 28, 2013 21:10
It continues to make no sense that the casinos operate in a bubble, one that protects them from a fate that doesnâ€™t seem to harm the rest of the state.
Jul 7, 2013 Waterloo-Cedar Falls (IA) Courier
added Jul 7, 2013 11:35
Iowa's Smoke-Free Air Act reached its fifth anniversary this week, and health advocates are saluting the law that protects people from the cancer-causing chemicals known to exist in secondhand smoke.
Jul 5, 2013 Quad-City (IA) Times
added Jul 6, 2013 13:21
seems logical to think that taking out the harmful parts of smoking a cigarette would make it safer. Lee County Health Department Prevention and Wellness Coordinator Emily Carrick couldn’t confirm that was the case — but at this point, the medical field
Jun 27, 2013 Fort Madison (IA) Daily Democrat
added Jun 27, 2013 10:46
You might expect that such a law would get strong reviews from local health officials, but they admit to mixed feelings about this approach to cutting smoking. "We already have a 21 age limit for alcohol, and it isn't stopping young people from drinking
May 1, 2013 Storm Lake (IA) Pilot Tribune
added May 2, 2013 16:58
Tenants / Find a Smoke-Free Building Near You / Property Managers
Apr 24, 2013 Iowa Department of Public Health
added Apr 24, 2013 23:07
The state Department of Public Health has launched a new Smoke-Free Homes website to provide education and awareness of the benefits of living in environments free of second-hand smoke.
Apr 24, 2013 Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Apr 24, 2013 22:45
Prairie Ridge Addiction Treatment Services, Kaplan University, the American Cancer Society, and the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health are just a few which offer cessation support and prevention resources. We encourage those looking to quit
Apr 23, 2013 Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Apr 23, 2013 13:17
Iowa's state treasury has received an annual payment from tobacco companies totaling more than $65 million.
Apr 19, 2013 Quad-City (IA) Times
added Apr 19, 2013 13:37