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[Maryland] New Proposal Would Raise Tobacco Sales Age To 21

Maryland high school students and representatives from several advocacy groups are working to pass legislation that would raise the minimum sales age of all tobacco products to 21. House Bill 0953 and Senate Bill 0456 would tobacco sales age to 21 here i
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Mar 6, 2018 14:50
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[Maryland] LETTER: Raising age to legally buy tobacco promotes disrespect of the law

As a public health professional, I have to disagree with The Baltimore Sun....and my more orthodox public health colleagues... To come now and say to young adults that “you are old enough now to do all the above adult activities, except drink alcohol and
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 24, 2018 14:04
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[Maryland] Critchlow Adkins St. Michaels Receives Smoking Restitution Grant

“Since November, our children have been and will continue to be involved in curriculum activities and hands-on projects to increase awareness of the effects of tobacco use, and to promote healthy lifestyles,” said Marlene Thomas, site director. “We encou
Easton (MD) Star-Democrat
added Feb 23, 2018 16:52
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[Maryland] U.S. Surgeon General talks tobacco and cigarette smoking in Baltimore

Surgeon General Dr. Jerome M. Adams gave the keynote speech Thursday to members of The Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco... He grew up working on his grandfather’s tobacco farm in St. Mary’s County...But his grandfather was also a life-long smo
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 23, 2018 16:26
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SRNT 24th Annual Meeting February 21-24, 2018 Hilton Baltimore Baltimore, Maryland

Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT)
added Mar 9, 2018 19:39
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Tobacco at 21

Our view: Raising the minimum age to buy tobacco in Maryland from 18 to 21 would save lives and bring tobacco laws in line with alcohol restrictions
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 24, 2018 14:04
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[Maryland] Live Casino & Hotel to open large outdoor smoking patio

Live Casino & Hotel is constructing a large smoking patio that it says will distinguish it from its rivals by offering table games, slot machines and a bar, all in an outdoor space. Smoking is barred inside Maryland’s six casinos. But the patio, called
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 21, 2018 00:44
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[Maryland] Calvert to consider park smoking ban

Prince Frederick, MD - Locals who want area parks to become smoke-free are hoping the Calvert County Commissioners will take the necessary action to make it happen. On Tuesday, Jan. 23, the board conducted a work session on the proposal to impose a ban o
The Bay Net (Hollywood, MD)
added Jan 30, 2018 02:54
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[Maryland] E-cigarette explosion sets man on fire

He spent months trying to wean himself off cigarettes, and Michael Henry had become quite adept at changing out the batteries on his e-cigarette, but when he attempted to do so on Sunday evening, something went terribly wrong. "Just a flash,” recalled He
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:42
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[Maryland] Woman's Doctor: Lung cancer No. 1 cause of cancer deaths

Mercy Medical Center Dr. Kiernan Brune said up to 20 percent of people who die from lung cancer are nonsmokers. "Smoking is by far the biggest risk factor for lung cancer, but other risk factors include certain environmental exposures like air pollution
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jan 9, 2018 02:59
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