Headlines Tagged with Ohio — 5,882 headlines found
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
May 6, 2017 Toledo (OH) Blade
added May 7, 2017 20:28
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.
Apr 21, 2017 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 21, 2017 12:46
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.
Apr 17, 2017 Lisbon (OH) Morning Journal
added Apr 18, 2017 13:21
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.
Apr 17, 2017 The Post Online (Ohio University)
added Apr 17, 2017 21:56
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
Apr 17, 2017 USA Today
added Apr 17, 2017 18:32
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.
Apr 17, 2017 Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Apr 17, 2017 18:30
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.
Apr 4, 2017 Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Apr 6, 2017 02:22
Health professionals say it could save children from chronic health problems but critics argue the government shouldn't be involved
Mar 23, 2017 WKBN 27/FOX 17/62 (Youngstown, OH)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:49
People who smoke in cars with kids under age 6 could face a $500 fine if a bill proposed by a state lawmaker becomes law. “They have no say in getting into an enclosed vehicle with someone who is smoking,” said sponsor Sen. Charletta Tavares, D-Columbus
Mar 23, 2017 Springfield (OH) News-Sun
added Mar 23, 2017 21:43
An Ohio congressman has targeted smoking at Department of Veterans Affairs medical clinics and campuses nationwide. U.S. Rep. Brad Wenstrup, an Iraq war veteran and a doctor, has introduced House legislation that would immediately ban smoking inside VA
Mar 23, 2017 WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:36