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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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[Ohio] A new worry for smokers' families: 'thirdhand smoke'

Reynolds American Inc., the second-largest tobacco company in the United States, declined to comment on the study. The Altria Group, the leading U.S. cigarette manufacturer, did not respond to requests for comment. Miller is skeptical of the threat thir
USA Today
added Apr 17, 2017 18:32
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[Ohio] Hookah smoking can kill lung cells: UC research

Reminder to anyone walking the flossy groves of the University of Cincinnati: Its facilities will be tobacco-free starting May 1. And if you’re thinking of indulging instead in a smoke from a hookah, a UC graduate student’s research will give pause.
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Apr 17, 2017 18:30
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[Ohio] GILL: Another Viewpoint: E-cigarettes important to many people

As an owner of a business specializing in e-cigarettes and e-liquids, I do not feel that our industry gets the respect it deserves....Finally, there is a revolutionary solution to an age-old addiction. Vaping matters.
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Apr 6, 2017 02:22
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[Ohio] Proposed bill to ban smoking in car with kids sparks heated debate

Health professionals say it could save children from chronic health problems but critics argue the government shouldn't be involved
WKBN 27/FOX 17/62 (Youngstown, OH)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:49
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