Headlines Tagged with Ohio — 5,875 headlines found
City Council unanimously passed an ordinance that bans the use of electronic smoking devices, including e-cigarettes and vape pens, on all city-owned properties. Law Director Tom Kelly said the ban applies to both indoor and outdoor properties, which inc
Sep 5, 2017 Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Sep 6, 2017 02:51
on July 1, The University of Akron became a smoke and tobacco-free campus making it one of almost 2,000 college campuses across the United States that have instituted the same or similar policies. In Ohio, the University is joined by major learning instit
Aug 31, 2017 The Buchtelite (University of Akron)
added Aug 31, 2017 16:02
Lung experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are testing whether nicotine can help people with a chronic inflammatory lung disease called sarcoidosis. "It's tricky because it mimics other diseases. It's frequently misdiagnosed. Sarcoid
Aug 28, 2017 News-Medical.net
added Aug 29, 2017 13:29
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.
Aug 18, 2017 Lisbon (OH) Morning Journal
added Aug 18, 2017 20:37
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
Aug 15, 2017 Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Aug 15, 2017 17:17
[Ohio] SIDLOW/WALTERS: Debate Forum: 8/8 / Blowing smoke / Will raising the smoking age to 21 make a difference?
Aug 8, 2017 Dayton (OH) City Paper (“DCP”)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:13
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
Aug 3, 2017 WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:59
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
Aug 3, 2017 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Aug 3, 2017 14:39
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.
Jul 7, 2017 Reuters
added Jul 8, 2017 17:13
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.
Jul 6, 2017 Canton (OH) Repository
added Jul 7, 2017 03:17