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Michigan Senate votes to increase fines for selling tobacco to minors

voted unanimously to increase fines for selling tobacco to minors for the first time since at least 1988. "In some respects, this just adjusts it for inflation, but I thought it was a good move to make," said sponsoring Sen. Steve Bieda, D-Warren. The b
Michigan Live
added Oct 6, 2015 22:42
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[Michigan] Lourdes Leon, 18, throws back a Bud Light at mother Madonna's Detroit arena gig, even though she can't legally drink alcohol until she's 21

The star told NBC's Rock Center's Harry Smith: 'Cigarette smoking I’m not very fond of - for anyone. I don’t approve of anyone smoking cigarettes, most of all my daughter.' She added: 'Honestly I don’t think I’m as tough as I should be. I think I need to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 5, 2015 23:10

[Michigan] A Word from Dr. Pfenninger: Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm and lung cancer in smokers

Conclusions: Smokers should be aware of two screening tests that are now covered by private insurances and Medicare to reduce the risk of dying from lung cancer and abdominal aortic aneurysm. Guidelines are noted above.
Midland (MI) Daily News
added Sep 10, 2015 09:28

[Michigan] No smoking? It used to be a burning issue for state biz

It wasn't until Dec. 18, 2009, that Michigan became the 38th state to pass a general smoking ban, which took effect May 1, 2010. It banned smoking in restaurants and bars with the exemption of casinos and cigar bars. That was called the Dr. Ron Davis A
Crain's Detroit Business
added Sep 6, 2015 19:35

[Michigan] Wayne State University Will Ban Smoking And E-Cigs This Week

on August 19, Wayne State University students won’t have to worry about planning their route to class around smokers anymore. Wayne State University has announced that its main campus and extension centers will be smoke-free and tobacco-free August 19.
Daily Detroit
added Aug 18, 2015 04:53

[Michigan] Cadillac residents protest ban on tobacco in city park

For the past several days, a number of Cadillac residents have gathered at 7 p.m. on city property across the street from the library to protest the recent ban on tobacco use in certain recreational areas. Joe Theobald said he thought of the idea to prot
Cadillac (MI) News
added Aug 12, 2015 13:37
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Wayne State to join majority of Michigan universities with smoke-free policy

“Wayne State is committed to the health and well-being of students, faculty, staff, alumni and visitors," said Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson in a press release. "Going smoke- and tobacco-free is a logical step toward ensuring a healthy, clean and w
Metro Times
added Aug 11, 2015 09:12

[Michigan] SKUBICK: Why e-cigarette tax to curb teen use is stalled in Lansing

You would think lawmakers would scramble to ban e-cigarettes for minors, since they are now more popular with teens than tobacco products, and since nicotine is in them, well, you know what that can do to you. To their credit, the House and Senate actua
MLive blogs
added Aug 10, 2015 21:11

[Michigan] JABAR: Pro-health: Potential ordinance for smoke-free city parks is good news

Cigarette and hookah smoking have become a serious issue in our parks. ...Of particular concern is the notion that a smoke-free parks ordinance is “anti-Arab”. At ACCESS, we can think of few things more “pro-Arab” than advocating for the health of our f
Southgate (MI) Press & Guide
added Aug 7, 2015 10:17
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[Michigan] JABAR: Pro-health: Potential ordinance for smoke-free city parks is good news

Eliminating smoking from Dearborn parks is a “pro-health” position that aligns perfectly with ACCESS’ goal of promoting healthy lifestyles among Arab Americans and the community at-large.
Southgate (MI) Press & Guide
added Aug 3, 2015 21:07
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