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Data Shows E-Cigarette Use Rising in Ohio

In data released by Interact for Health, about half of young adults surveyed said they had tried an e-cigarette, as did nearly 30 percent of adults. That's up from about 19 percent of adults in 2016. President and CEO of the Cincinnati-based foundation
Cleveland (OH) Scene
added Apr 4, 2018 17:11
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Smoking with a child in the car could mean a $500 ticket in Ohio

A proposed state law would fine drivers for lighting up, depending on the age of their passengers. Senate Bill 106 would apply to children six years old and younger.
WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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Ohio lawmaker wants to ban smoking in cars with kids inside

The proposed law would make it a primary offense, unlike a seatbelt law that requires officers to pull you over for another offense before writing you a ticket. Senate Bill 106 is sponsored by Ohio State Senator Charleta Tavares (D-Columbus).
WBNS-10TV CBS (Columbus, OH)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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[Ohio] LYNCH: Why Cincinnati City Council must raise the tobacco age to 21

Recently, cities across the country have begun implementing a policy to protect future generations... By increasing the minimum age of tobacco sales, we will create a cleaner, healthier and more wealthy community. The city of Cincinnati is rapidly growin
The News Record (University of Cincinnati)
added Mar 28, 2018 15:45
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[Ohio] Two counties agencies partner on tobacco-free initiatives

As part of an Ohio Department of Health and Center for Disease Control (CDC) Anti-Tobacco Grant, Huron County Public Health (HCPH) is partnering with Huron County Mental Health and Addiction Services (MHAS) Board to address tobacco use in individuals wit
Norwalk (OH) Reflector
added Mar 23, 2018 15:05
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[Ohio] Columbus to begin enforcing fines on stores that sell tobacco to people under 21

The Tobacco 21 law in Columbus was enacted in early 2017. Now, Columbus Public Health is making sure shop owners aren’t selling any kind of tobacco product to people under the age of 21. In April, stores that aren’t following the rules could face a hefty
nbc4i (Dublin, OH)
added Mar 14, 2018 22:32
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[Ohio] Smoking rates decline, but at slower pace for minorities and poor, CDC says

Cigarette smoking also is not declining as much among people who are less educated, biracial, poor, or are in other population segments, said Brian King, deputy director for research translation in the CDC's Office on Smoking and Health in Atlanta. "Ther
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Mar 8, 2018 18:51
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[Ohio] Cortland prohibits smoking in parks

Saying they want to make sure people visiting the city’s parks are in a healthy environment, council Monday unanimously approved banning smoking in those recreation areas. “We are legislating common sense to protect our children,” said council President
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Mar 8, 2018 01:09
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Designated smoking areas better than ban

Unquestionably, members of Cortland City Council have their hearts in the right place for considering a ban on smoking in that city’s parks, but we think they should think twice before a final vote next week that would place even more restrictions on a s
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Feb 28, 2018 14:50
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Debate 2/27: Just a number? Should Ohio raise the legal tobacco purchasing age to 21?

How much difference can three years make? According to local proponents of the “Tobacco 21” initiative, enough to make noise about. The push to raise the minimum tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21 has been a long one. Some states, like Oregon, Hawaii
Dayton (OH) City Paper (“DCP”)
added Feb 27, 2018 21:29
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