Headlines Tagged with North Carolina — 6,787 headlines found
a new study showed smokers are 60 percent more likely to drop the habit when they switch to electronic cigarettes first. Lisa Blevins, owner of Alter Vapes in Greensboro, said she has helped many of her clients quit for good.
Jun 5, 2014 Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added Jun 6, 2014 06:13
Sadly and not surprisingly, any hope for action from the McCrory administration and/or the current leadership in the North Carolina of the North Carolina General Assembly on this issue is almost certainly a matter of wishful thinking.
May 14, 2014 NC Policy Watch (blog)
added May 14, 2014 17:20
The priority issue is the workers' right to association in terms of forming a union, and right to ask for wage increases without fear of retaliation. "They have been lukewarm about the issue, knowing that only when the workers themselves are fully at the
May 9, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 10, 2014 16:24
Wake County school board is expected to vote Tuesday on whether to ban something that many parents probably already thought was against the rules: electronic cigarettes. Duke University has barred them except in designated smoking areas, and the city of R
Feb 1, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 2, 2014 00:12
Susan K. Murphy, an associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University School of Medicine and the Center for Study of Neurodevelopment and Improving Children's Health following Environmental tobacco Smoke exposure at Duke said secondhand
Dec 26, 2013 UPI
added Dec 27, 2013 22:20
Longview and Longview Village Apartments are scheduled to go smoke-free on Jan. 1, 2014, along with a total of 246 properties managed by Partnership Property Management (PPM) of Greensboro.
Nov 11, 2013 TriCities.com (Bristol (TN) Herald Courier/WJHL-TV)
added Nov 11, 2013 18:34
Attorney General Roy Cooper signed a letter Tuesday that says e-cigarettes are being marketed to children through advertising different flavors. Electronic cigarette users do not agree. They say the flavored vapor is often what helps users stop smoking t
Sep 26, 2013 WECT 6 WILMINGTON (NC)
added Sep 28, 2013 06:30
[North Carolina] Cumberland County's outdoor smoking ban part of national trend while some experts question health rationale
Smokers have less than five months to enjoy smoke breaks on county property such as libraries, the Health Department, Social Services, the old courthouse on Gillespie Street and the E. Newton Smith Center. But Cumberland County is far from the first jur
Aug 9, 2013 Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Aug 9, 2013 18:32
The Carolina Beach Town Council passed the current smoking ban on a 4-1 vote a year ago, but because the beach doesn't fall under the state's definition of public ground, the town lacks the authority to enforce the rule. Council members were aware of tha
Aug 2, 2013 Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Aug 4, 2013 11:13
A federal arbitration panel has approved an agreement between the three largest American tobacco makers and 17 states, a move is expected to unfreeze $108 million in payments to North Carolina.
Mar 14, 2013 Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Mar 14, 2013 15:24