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[Ohio] Battelle Expands Center for Public Health Research

the expansion of its public health research center beyond tobacco to include research on the physical and behavioral effects of other substances, notably marijuana and opioids.
Business Wire
added Jun 20, 2017 17:54
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[Ohio] Are you familiar with the smoke-free workplace law?

Huron County Public Health (HCPH) is the enforcing agency for the Smoke-Free Workplace Law in Huron County and encourages the public to report violations and threats to their health by calling 1-866-559-OHIO.
Norwalk (OH) Reflector
added Jun 4, 2017 20:02
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Ohio Opioid Suit Echoes Tobacco Cases ($$)

alleging a deadly coverup of the dangers of an addictive drug used by millions of Americans. In some ways, Ohio’s move Wednesday to sue several opioid makers harks back to the 1990s, when states took the tobacco industry to court and ultimately came away
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jun 1, 2017 18:10
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[Ohio] Smoking banned at New Carlisle swimming pool

The ban is in part of a resolution city council members approved in 2016 prohibiting smoking around playground equipment, swimming pools, bleachers and more. Smokers who violate the rule will be asked to leave, but won’t receive fines or penalties.
Springfield (OH) News-Sun
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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[Ohio] Smoking not allowed at this local outdoor swimming pool

The city of New Carlisle has banned smoking at its local pool, continuing the jurisdiction's promotion of a healthy environment. This ban is in accordance with the passed resolution implemented in late May 2016, prohibiting smoking around playground eq
WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added May 30, 2017 02:47
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[Ohio] New teenage fad 'dripping' could be deadly

Studies show teens have embraced the e-cig trend. In fact, ‘vape competition' videos like this reach millions. "What's going on is, they're trying to make as much vapor as they can” explains Clifton. “The person with the thickest vape, wins.” However,
WKYC-TV NBC 3 (Cleveland, OH)
added May 10, 2017 18:09
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EDITORIAL Ohio’s tobacco barrel

Ohio ranks 46th on a measure of health spending and outcomes ... One way to help reduce Ohio’s smoking problem would be raising the cigarette tax. The price of a pack gives smokers an immediate incentive to quit, and according to HPI, other Midwestern sta
Toledo (OH) Blade
added May 7, 2017 20:28
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CANDISKY: We smoke too much in Ohio, so our health-ranking stinks

If Ohio cut its smoking rate, it would save lives and potentially millions in health-care costs... Even worse, more than 1 in 10 children live in homes with tobacco users and are regularly exposed to second-hand smoke, 49th highest in the nation.
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 21, 2017 12:46
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[Ohio] Newell VFD feels unfairly targeted by smoking ban police

The president of the Newell Volunteer Fire Department board has filed a complaint against the Hancock County Board of Health and the Hancock County Health Department, claiming the health board had not implemented the Clear Air Act fairly.
Lisbon (OH) Morning Journal
added Apr 18, 2017 13:21
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[Ohio] Endowment dollars traced to tobacco, oil and private prison companies

In 2015, Ohio University banned the use of tobacco products on its Athens campus. Despite that, money invested in one of the world’s largest tobacco companies can be traced to the university’s endowment fund.
The Post Online (Ohio University)
added Apr 17, 2017 21:56
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