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[Ohio] CMHA properties becoming smoke free

All properties owned and managed by the Columbiana-Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) will be smoke-free as of June 30, 2018 following action taken this week by its board of directors.
Lisbon (OH) Morning Journal
added Aug 18, 2017 20:37
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Ohio State study shows social smokers at same risk as daily tobacco users

A study of nearly 40,000 people by The Ohio State University shows that occasional smoking can be as much a threat to health as daily smoking. The study showed that occasional or ‘social’ smoking puts people at risk for cardiovascular disease just like
Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Aug 15, 2017 17:17
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[Ohio] SIDLOW/WALTERS: Debate Forum: 8/8 / Blowing smoke / Will raising the smoking age to 21 make a difference?

Dayton (OH) City Paper (“DCP”)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:13
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[Ohio] Cuyahoga County public housing goes smoke-free in 2018

Public housing in Cuyahoga County is less than a year away from transitioning to smoke-free buildings. According to the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority, all public housing buildings will be smoke-free beginning in July 2018. The movement is par
WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:59
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Ohio fails to reduce cancer deaths, study finds

The state was highly criticized in three areas: for not prohibiting minors from using tanning beds; for allocating just 10.3 percent of the federal government’s recommended funding level for tobacco-control programs; and for appropriating less than one-t
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Aug 3, 2017 14:39
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[Ohio] Drone likely aided South Carolina prisoner's escape: officials

A Maryland inmate was convicted in 2016 of trying to smuggle drugs into a prison using an unmanned aircraft. In 2015, a drone dropped illicit drugs and tobacco into an Ohio prison's exercise yard, sparking a fight.
Reuters
added Jul 8, 2017 17:13
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[Ohio] Editorial: Kent State, Akron go smoke-, tobacco-free; others should follow

There’s no debate that smoking can be deadly. Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boards of trustees deserve praise for enacting these common-sense policies. Other institutions should follow suit.
Canton (OH) Repository
added Jul 7, 2017 03:17
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Our View: Other universities should follow smoke-free lead of Kent State, Akron

And in Ohio, a state in which the smoking rate has exceeded the national average, it’s especially important that a concerted effort is being made by major employers and educational institutions...Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boa
New Philadelphia (OH) Times-Reporter
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[Ohio] Kent State among campuses snuffing out tobacco

Kent State University, including its eight regional campuses, and the University of Akron no longer will allow smoking or tobacco use on any of the properties they own, operate or lease under policies adopted by each university's Board of Trustees last
Ravenna Record Courier
added Jun 30, 2017 18:08
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[Ohio] Grove City bans smoking in all city parks

The first "no smoking" sign was erected in Fryer Park Wednesday. A smoking ban in parks was put in place in 2016. Mayor Richard “Ike” Stage said the signs serve as a reminder to people of the ban. Stage explained he understands some smokers concerns of re
WSYX ABC 6 (Columbus, OH)
added Jun 29, 2017 09:31
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