Headlines Tagged with Maine — 1,403 headlines found
Waldo County General Hospital was among institutions recognized at the ninth annual Tobacco-Free Hospital Gold Star Standards of Excellence Awards celebration, hosted by the MaineHealth Center for Tobacco Independence’s Breathe Easy initiative.
Oct 23, 2018 Belfast (ME) Village Soup
added Oct 24, 2018 02:53
Three Midcoast hospitals were recognized for their efforts to address tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure at the 9th annual Tobacco-Free Hospital Gold Star Standards of Excellence Awards celebration,.
Oct 3, 2018 Rockland (ME) Village Soup
added Oct 3, 2018 19:01
Rockport leaders are cracking down on smoking. According to a new policy, smoking or the use of any tobacco products will be prohibited at the town’s facilities at any time. Previously, designated smoking areas were allowed. The idea behind the new po
Sep 6, 2018 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Sep 6, 2018 20:15
The case doesn’t address the medications available to those with anxiety issues. When I look it up, marijuana isn’t listed. The Public Health Law Center (and the American Society of Heating and Air Conditioning Engineers) contends marijuana’s secondhand
Aug 19, 2018 Kennebec Journal
added Aug 19, 2018 20:47
A judge has ordered the medical marijuana patient to stop smoking at home, at least temporarily.
Aug 3, 2018 Kennebec Journal
added Aug 4, 2018 15:55
Some tenants are upset about the change, but the agency says policies like theirs are not uncommon and are intended to benefit residents.
Jul 13, 2018 Kennebec Journal
added Jul 16, 2018 12:55
On July 1, the legal age to purchase tobacco products in Maine rose from 18 to 21, following a rule change that lawmakers approved about a year ago. While only time will tell how the new law will affect c-store sales in the state, at least one associatio
Jul 9, 2018 CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 11, 2018 18:56
Smoking materials that were improperly disposed of on a second-floor deck ignited a fire that destroyed an Old Orchard Beach condominium complex and left 16 people homeless over the weekend. The second floor and roof of an eight-unit condo building at 9
Jul 9, 2018 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jul 10, 2018 13:03
electronic cigarette companies have been targeting teens with brightly colored ads, showing kids having fun while vaping candy-flavored liquids. And it is working. Last year in York County, one in three high school students reported trying an e-cigarett
Apr 5, 2018 Foster's Democrat
added Apr 5, 2018 15:36
Governor LePage released a statement about the Attorney General's claims that tobacco settlement money could be used for Medicaid expansion. "We have been trying for years to use the tobacco settlement money for Medicaid programs, but the Attorney Genera
Apr 3, 2018 WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Apr 4, 2018 20:23