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[North Dakota] E-cigs heighten youth experience with tobacco

“We don’t necessarily see the correlation that youth are switching to e-cigarettes but we are seeing the amount of youth that just try e-cigarettes is huge and it’s increasing. There are kids who will never touch a cigarette but will use electronic,” sai
Minot (ND) Daily News
added Feb 20, 2018 00:18
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How healthy is YOUR state? Map reveals tobacco-loving North Dakota has the highest rate of life-threatening illness - but its neighbors are fitter than anywhere else

North Dakota is the least healthy state with 12.4 percent of people living with an ailment More than a third of North Dakotans smoke tobacco, higher than the national average of 20 percent Life insurance applicants are overall healthier than the average
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2018 00:24

[North Dakota] Local vape store joins lawsuit

Dutchman Vapors, which operates vape stores in Fargo, Minot, Grand Forks and on West Front Avenue in Bismarck, joined several other vaping stores around the country to challenge the rule, which treats vaping like tobacco products even though there is no
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Feb 2, 2018 16:03

Report card offers grades on cutting tobacco use in North Dakota, Minnesota

North Dakota received an A for smoke-free air but got an F for its tobacco taxes. The tax on a pack of cigarettes in North Dakota is 44 cents, the third lowest in the nation, the report said. Minnesota has the nation's seventh highest tax per pack at $3
 WDAY TV & Radio (Fargo, ND)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:43

[North Dakota] LETTER: Speak up and share the truth

we must stay vigilant in the fight to protect our children from getting hooked on tobacco. These ads are a perfect opportunity to speak up and share the truth – and I urge you to do so. You can find out more at
Wahpeton (ND) Daily News
added Dec 21, 2017 20:32

[North Dakota] ND-based chewing tobacco alternative finds success in stores across the U.S.

Java Chews launched in June, a result of more than a year of brainstorming and preparations. It also took some time to find an American factory that could keep up with manufacturing the flavored pouches that people can use to replicate the sensation of c
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Dec 11, 2017 12:44

[North Dakota] Shaw: We must ban adults from smoking in cars with children present

Rep. Pam Anderson, D-Fargo, wants to make that a crime in North Dakota. If re-elected, she plans to introduce a bill that would ban adults from smoking in a car if children are present. "The kids are defenseless," Anderson said. "We have to protect them
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Nov 18, 2017 21:50

[North Dakota] Lawmakers, governor criticize severance for closed agency

The center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy, or BreatheND, closed June 20 and its nine employees were each given six months of salary and a cash payout equal to the cost of six months of health insurance... The severance package was far sweeter
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 26, 2017 20:21
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[North Dakota] State Health Officials Say Fewer Pregnant Women Smoking

The Department of Health's birth certificate records show the state had a pregnancy smoking rate of 11.6 percent in 2016. That's down from 13.8 percent in the year prior. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the national smoking rate for p
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2017 14:57

[Minnesota, North Dakota] Shaw: It's a good call to raise the smoking age to 21

City councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham, Minn., are being urged to raise the smoking age to 21. I say--Go for it. For that matter, raise the smoking age in all of Minnesota and North Dakota to 21, to match the drinking age. It's about time. The
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Aug 27, 2017 07:12
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