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[Kentucky] Meijer moves tobacco products to gas stations

Another Lexington retailer is limiting sales of tobacco products. Signs could be seen Wednesday inside the Meijer in Hamburg, saying that tobacco products will no longer be sold in stores. Instead they will now only be sold at the Meijer gas station.
WKYT-TV CBS 27 (Lexington, KY)
added Feb 1, 2018 03:20
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[Kentucky] The truth about e-cigarettes and why they may not help you quit smoking

According to the FDA, there’s also no evidence that e-cigarettes are effective in helping smokers quit. If you’re hoping to quit smoking, there are many proven methods that you should try first.
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 28, 2018 03:47
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KHIP: New poll shows most Kentucky adults support comprehensive statewide smoke-free law

The 2017 Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP) found that 71 percent of Kentucky adults support a comprehensive statewide smoke-free law. This remains the highest level of support since the poll began tracking this topic. A comprehensive law provides for s
NKyTribune (Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism)
added Jan 25, 2018 20:36
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[Kentucky] Smoke-free or tobacco-free?: Stanford council debates city smoking ban

After hearing a presentation from the local health department, Stanford City Council members are debating the implementation of a smoking ban within city limits. Lincoln County Health Department Director Diane Miller spoke to council members about the e
The Interior Journal (Stanford, KY)
added Jan 12, 2018 21:47
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[Kentucky] Teens using marijuana, vaping more than cigarettes

More American teenagers are using marijuana and vaping than are smoking cigarettes, but Kentucky teens use the three products about equally, according to national and state surveys of them. The national "Monitoring the Future" survey found that in 2017,
Richmond (KY) Register
added Jan 5, 2018 13:07
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[Kentucky] Turning Point Announces New Round of Employee Bonuses Thanks to Tax Reform

’s signing of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. “Senator McConnell has personally toured our facility in Louisville and we appreciate his interest in our employees and our business as well as his interest in all Kentucky businesses.”
Business Wire
added Jan 1, 2018 12:08
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[Kentucky] Former tobacco barns repurposed for anti-smoking message

The mural is one of two on iconic tobacco barns that the state of Kentucky has paid for using federal grant money to help drive home the anti-smoking message. It is part of a campaign targeting the state with one of the highest smoking rates in the count
WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Dec 25, 2017 23:03
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[Kentucky] City Considers Expansion of Smoke-Free Ordinance

The Paducah Board of Commissioners heard presentations... Several people addressed the commission. They requested the smoking ban be expanded to prohibit electronic smoking devices and tobacco smoking in all places of employment, playgrounds, city parks a
West Kentucky Star
added Dec 20, 2017 19:05
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Now is the time to enact a Nelson County smoking ban

With more than two decades of data, those who support smoking bans in public places finally have documented proof of what they have been saying all along — protecting people from second-hand smoke can, and will, save lives.
Kentucky Standard
added Dec 17, 2017 12:52
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[Kentucky] WITHROW: City needs smoke-free ordinance ($$)

I can still hear the shock and fear in her voice when I told her the diagnosis.
Paducah (KY) Sun
added Dec 15, 2017 03:15
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