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[Ohio] Franklin County hopes to help more than 26,000 residents kick tobacco with new program

“Whatever reason you want to quit smoking, now’s the time to start. You can quit, and we want to support your decision to do so,” said Dr. Miller Sullivan, the health department’s medical director. “It’s worth it, quitting is worth it. You all are worth
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added May 1, 2018 04:35
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[Ohio] Area clerk cited for selling tobacco to minor after father's vaping tip

A father says his 14-year-old daughter is addicted to nicotine after local clerks sold e-cigarettes and Juuls to her. That father tipped off The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office to a Sunoco at the intersection of Salem and Sutton roads. This week the she
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Apr 28, 2018 15:41
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[Ohio] Exploring health risks related to vaping, e-cigarettes

Sophomore Aaron Meece said he has been vaping for about five years. “I only started vaping as a way to kick smoking regular cigarettes, but I just never stopped,” Meece said. Meece said he vapes every single day and usually always has the vape with him.
BG Falcon Media (Bowling Green (OH) State University)
added Apr 26, 2018 14:45
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[Ohio] Columbus considering hookah lounge regulations, including earlier closings and no tobacco sales to teens

At a public hearing Wednesday, hookah lounge owners said the proposed regulations that the Columbus City Council will vote on Monday would be unfair, pointing to gas stations and grocery stores that sell tobacco but are open into the early morning. The
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
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[Ohio] Council passes resolution raising age for sale of tobacco products in Akron to 21

A prohibition on the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21, also known as Tobacco 21, passed Akron City Council on Monday by a slimmer margin than many had expected. The proposal was introduced a month ago by Tamiyka Rose, Mayor Dan Horrigan’s hea
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 17, 2018 20:55
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[Ohio] Morning Headlines: Televangelist Angley Wins Appeal in Labor Dispute; Cleveland's 'Sax Man' Dies / Akron raises tobacco purchase age to 21

After a month of debate, the final Akron City Council vote was eight in favor, three opposed and two abstentions. Among the opponents was Marilyn Keith, who questioned why the city should block what would otherwise be a legal sale to an adult. Ohio State
WKSU 89.7 FM (Kent, OH)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:15
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[Ohio] Cradle Cincinnati: 2017 annual report shows much work ahead but reason for hope

Across Hamilton County, more and more women are kicking the habit early in their pregnancies, and the county’s infant mortality rate is improving as a result. In fact, the maternal smoking rate has dropped 30 percent over the past five years, according t
WCPO (Cincinnati, OH)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:15
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In Ohio, e-cigs remain popular as traditional cigarettes decline

One reason for the rise in popularity is pure economics, according to Ron Everhart of Best Price Cigarettes on Beall Avenue, who has seen an increase in e-cig sales recently. “Our lowest priced carton of traditional tobacco cigarettes is $43,” he said.
Wooster (OH) Record
added Apr 8, 2018 17:37
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[Ohio] Erie MetroParks has no plans to prohibit smoking

While Sandusky officials consider a citywide smoking ban within all green spaces they maintain, the area’s predominant public parks provider won’t consider reversing its stance anytime soon. Erie MetroParks officials follow state smoking guidelines. In a
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Apr 7, 2018 16:51
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[Ohio] No more butts at Barberton’s Lake Anna? Proposal would fine smokers in city parks

On Monday, the City Council will consider legislation that would impose fines of up to $500 for folks caught lighting up at Lake Anna, the Barberton Community Sports Complex and any of the other 14 parks around town. Barberton’s parks commission has lon
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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