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[Oklahoma] Ginnie Graham: Hold e-cigarette industry accountable for youth use

This youth vaping concern isn’t hyperbole among activist health officials.It’s real and would be a historic failure if we let another — similar — health crisis reoccur.
Tulsa (OK) World
added Dec 6, 2018 19:31
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[Oklahoma] Secondhand smoke presents serious health hazard

She is just one of the thousands of Oklahomans who have suffered from the effects of secondhand smoke, and programs funded by the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) have worked to provide public awareness about the harmful effects of smok
NewsOK
added Nov 22, 2018 01:48
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[Oklahoma] Enid nightclub partnering with TSET to offer smoke-free environment

A local nightclub has gone smoke-free in hopes of attracting a health-conscious clientele, and is receiving some marketing help from Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET). 2 Twenty One, a nightclub that opened in June at 221 W. Randolph, wen
Enid (OK) News & Eagle
added Nov 10, 2018 19:32
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GARBER: Edmondson will fix what is wrong with Oklahoma

As attorney general, Edmondson filed a lawsuit against tobacco companies that resulted in a $1.2 billion settlement now held in the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust - money that funds grant programs to improve the health of Oklahomans. He has emerged f
Tahlequah (OK) Daily Press
added Oct 27, 2018 16:56
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Oklahoma officials pursue tobacco "moon shot"

if the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust succeeds with what its director calls a “moon shot” goal to cut the state's smoking rate nearly in half.... One proposal is to raise to 21 (from 18) the age at which a person legally can buy tobacco, and increase
NewsOK
added Oct 18, 2018 16:28
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[Oklahoma] Shawnee City Commission: Smoking policy decision delayed

At the council meeting, Mayor Richard Finley said the board had discovered an error in the proposed smoking ordinance and suggested the item be deferred. There was no mention of what the error was. The board unanimously agreed to defer the proposal.
Shawnee (OK) News-Star
added Oct 18, 2018 05:29
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[Oklahoma] Smoking policy, NRC annexation on Shawnee City Commission agenda

Commissioners may approve an ordinance that would amend city code as it pertains to the use of tobacco products and vapor products. “It is the intent of the City Commission — in enacting this ordinance — to provide for the public health, safety and welfa
Shawnee (OK) News-Star
added Oct 14, 2018 15:35
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[Oklahoma] Anti-tobacco group sees opportunity for new restrictions in new lawmakers

Woods, executive director of the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust, unveiled a plan Wednesday to cut Oklahoma’s adult smoking rate nearly in half. It includes some major policy shifts, such as raising the age to purchase tobacco to 21; prohibiting smoki
Tulsa (OK) World
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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LIVE WELL: Oklahoma's smoking policies don't stack up

Oklahoma’s current smoking rate is 20.1 percent is and this combined with the lack of comprehensive smokefree policies at the state level leaves many Oklahomans, especially children, vulnerable to the dangers of tobacco use and secondhand smoke. “
Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Oct 7, 2018 19:29
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[Oklahoma] LIVE WELL: The dangers of Juul

The nicotine concentration found in Juul makes it especially harmful to teenagers. While the small and sleek design of the Juul device makes it seem harmless, one Juul pod contains 5 percent nicotine by weight, while most other e-cigarette and vape produ
Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Sep 17, 2018 19:33
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