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[New York] E-cigarette explodes, burns student at Erie 1 BOCES in West Seneca

A 21-year-old student remains in the Burn Treatment ICU at Erie County Medical Center after his e-cigarette caught fire Friday in the hallway of the Erie 1 BOCES Center, reported West Seneca police. The student was listed in good condition and is being
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 15, 2018 17:45

[New York] Best way to help on Earth Day: Quit smoking

As small as cigarette butts are, even one can do immerse harm. A cigarette butt will take a minimum of nine months to break down, and its particles can dilute soil and water during that time....The New York State Smokers' Quitline believes that no reason
Niagara Frontier Publications
added Apr 15, 2018 16:28

[New York] Rockland County raises age to buy tobacco to 21

Advocates for raising the age to buy cigarettes and e-cigarettes in Rockland County to 21 are celebrating now that the proposal will become county law. A resolution adopted by a vote of 12-1 of the Rockland County Legislature on March 20 was returned We
New York Journal News
added Apr 14, 2018 21:57

[New York] Summer Friday? Michael Cohen enjoys lunch at Barneys for the SECOND time in a week while wearing a $3K blazer, then relaxes with his cigar-smoking pals - as his future is decided in court

under criminal investigation for 'fraud', 'largely' over his personal business dealings, prosecutors revealed on Friday, however this news didn't seem to phase Cohen particularly, as he joined a group of cigar-smoking pals outside his New York hotel follo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2018 01:06

Impact of New York City’s 2014 Increased Minimum Legal Purchase Age on Youth Tobacco Use

Public Health Implications. Other cities and states currently raising their MLPA for tobacco may need to pay close attention to policy enforcement and conduct enhanced monitoring of retailer compliance to achieve the full benefits of the policy.
American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 12, 2018 19:57
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[New York] Tobacco 21 tabled, for now

BELMONT — Following some healthy debate, the Allegany County Board of Legislators has tabled the Tobacco 21 law. In a tight vote, a motion to table the law was approved by an 8-7 count. Voting to table the proposed law were legislators Dwight “Mike” Hea
Wellsville (NY) Reporter
added Apr 10, 2018 20:44

[New York] Allegany County considering raising legal age to buy tobacco

The public will get a chance to weigh in on a proposal to raise the age to buy tobacco in Allegany County. The county is considering raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21. (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 9, 2018 22:15

[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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[New York] Senator Brooks Meets with Copiague Community Cares Coalition on Dangers of E-Cigarettes and Vaping

The meeting held Tuesday night at the Copiague Memorial Library focused on e-cigarettes and Vaping and their increasing popularity with middle school and high school students. Health professionals, educators and parents are concerned because of the comm (NY)
added Apr 8, 2018 17:50

[New York] LETTER: Keep tobacco products out of all pharmacies

Your March 29 editorial was highly critical of Albany County’s tobacco-free pharmacies bill....a wall of cigarette packs that accompanied your article may be even better free advertising. Tobacco companies are not allowed to post such a picture in your n
Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Apr 8, 2018 16:26
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