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Ohio Court To Define ‘Smoker,’ Medical Report Status In Asbestos-Lung Cancer Case ($$)

Supreme Court on Sept. 13 agreed to decide whether the state requires a medical expert to weigh in on whether a lung cancer plaintiff qualifies as a “smoker” or whether the law simply requires those already recognized as smokers to submit an opinion regar
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 14, 2017 15:47
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[Ohio] Worthington could ban under-21 tobacco sales

Worthington City Council has directed city staff members to draft an ordinance that would ban the sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 21. The topic was discussed at City Council’s regular meeting Sept. 11.
This Week Newspapers (Worthington, OH)
added Sep 12, 2017 04:27
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[Ohio] Hamilton bans tobacco use in most public places

Tobacco use will be banned in most outdoor public spaces across Hamilton, a move Fort Hamilton Hospital said should lower the city’s heart-attack rate, based on results in cities that have adopted similar legislation. The legislation, approved unanimous
Hamilton (OH) Journal-News
added Sep 7, 2017 01:37
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[Ohio] North Royalton bans e-cigarettes on all city-owned properties

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
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Sep 6, 2017 02:51
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[Ohio] Butts in Seats, Not the Ground: UA Goes Tobacco Free

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
The Buchtelite (University of Akron)
added Aug 31, 2017 16:02
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[Ohio] Lung experts test nicotine patches as potential treatment for sarcoidosis

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
News-Medical.net
added Aug 29, 2017 13:29
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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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