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[Ohio] Alternative tobacco use up in teenagers

Instead of smoking cigarettes, some students are chewing tobacco, or smoking cigars or flavored tobacco from a hookah, according to the American Lung Association in Ohio. But these students who are expanding their tobacco use aren't just high school stu
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Apr 29, 2013 14:34
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[Ohio] Smokeless tobacco marketing towards tweens

Gone are the days of the small circular tin holding chewing tobacco or dip. Now there are new-shaped tins, similar to an Altoid mint box, that contain nicotine-filled "mints" that are being marketed towards the younger crowd, typically children ages 11-1
Canton (OH) Repository
added Jul 27, 2012 13:56
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[Ohio] What you need to know about UT’s tobacco ban

The tobacco ban established last spring also bans chewing tobacco, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, snus and pipes.
Independent Collegian (University of Toledo)
added Aug 27, 2014 11:55
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[Ohio] WALTON: Why a tobacco heir isn't fuming

I first met Mr. Reynolds several years ago, when The Blade was editorializing vigorously for such a ban in Lucas County and later pushing for a statewide ban... But if Mr. Reynolds’ crusade to keep young people from starting to smoke in the first place g
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Jul 28, 2014 05:11
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[Ohio] Did Obama administration duck smoking issue in free trade talks? Sherrod Brown suggests so

a tobacco-and-trade debate that Sen. Sherrod Brown joined today with a letter to President Barack Obama's administration asking a basic question: Should trade treaties, which encourage the global flow of goods and services, trump public health and safety
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Sep 13, 2013 01:50
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Grape- and strawberry-flavored cigarillos soon will cost more in Ohio

Little cigars that come in tempting flavors of grape, peach and strawberry will cost more under Ohio's newly approved two-year budget. Lawmakers more than doubled the tax on cigarillos from 17 percent to 37 percent of the wholesale price. This makes the
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Jul 15, 2013 17:39
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Ohio Statehouse can help snuff out disturbing trend 50 years after Surgeon General's landmark smoking report: Toby Cosgrove and Michael F. Roizen

But Ohio has now sullied itself by being one of the few states -- if not the only state -- with increased tobacco use since 2009. Why?... We need leadership in Columbus; we in the United States, and in Ohio especially, can’t afford for additional progre
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Jan 12, 2014 04:00
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[Ohio] Bible study group blends stogies with Scripture

It's a twice-a-month Bible study group that meets at Cigar Cigars, a storefront smoke shop in a Rocky River shopping plaza. "It's an opportunity to get out of the cold, have a cigar and learn some Bible," says Larry Gilbert, tapping the burning end of h
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Jan 23, 2013 03:46
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[Ohio] E-cig bill called a ‘Trojan horse’

Anti-smoking advocates say that below the surface of House Bill 144 is a tobacco-industry-crafted “Trojan horse” designed to ensure that the emerging electronic-cigarette market and other alternative nicotine products remain taxed at a lower rate than tr
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jul 22, 2013 13:31
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[Ohio] Cleveland State University is not blowing smoke as it evicts Cousin's Cigar store: Michael K. McIntyre's Tipoff

Cousin's Cigar store will close soon after Cleveland State University said tobacco sales and smoking didn't jibe with its mission or that of the Northeast Ohio Medical University. ... After more than 60 years downtown and more than four decades in its
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Mar 19, 2013 01:50
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