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[Oklahoma] Which Nicotine Products Are Gateways to Regular Use? First-Tried Tobacco and Current Use in College Students [FREE FULL TEXT]

Hookah and ETPs are increasingly becoming the first tobacco product ever tried by youth; however, uptake of ETPs is poor, unlike cigarettes and SLT, and does not appear to lead to significant daily/non-daily use of cigarettes and SLT.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jan 21, 2015 15:23
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[Oklahoma] Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust issues request for grant proposals ($$)

The Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) is announcing the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a new TSET Healthy Living community grant program. The grant program encourages Oklahomans to eat better, move more, and be tobacco-free
Skiatook (OK) Journal
added Jan 7, 2015 16:30

VIDEO: Survey says nearly 80 percent of Oklahomans prefer smoke-free bars and clubs

The survey was conducted in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, two of the largest cities in the state. News 12 spoke to those in our area who say it may not accurately reflect Texomans' views.
KXII (Sherman, TX/Ardmore, OK)
added Dec 18, 2014 02:40

[Oklahoma] Editorial: No smoking, please

Gov. Mary Fallin took a commendable step in 2012 when she made all state property smoke-free. The Legislature can follow by repealing the pre-emption of stricter local smoking bans or, even better, by passing a statewide ban on indoor smoking in public p
Oklahoma City Journal Record
added Dec 16, 2014 03:28

Survey finds that Oklahoma residents support smokefree nightclubs to avoid secondhand smoke

78.5 percent of the survey's respondents prefer smokefree bars and nightclubs. Surveys were collected at 22 community events in 2014 to assess awareness of the health hazards posed by exposure to secondhand smoke and to gauge demand for smokefree bars an
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 16, 2014 03:22

EDITORIAL: A trust for unclaimed property fund? Oklahoma treasurer's proposal worth a look

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust is on its way to generating as much in earnings as it’s getting in new transfers from Big Tobacco. The endowment has grown to nearly $1 billion...As the smoking rate continues to fall, the tobacco fund faces diminis
The Oklahoman
added Dec 7, 2014 12:54

[Oklahoma] No tobacco or vaping

Tempted by the prospect of gaining up to $50,000 in Healthy Community Grant monies, the Purcell City Council on Monday approved an ordinance banning the use of tobacco and vapor products on city property, including outside venues.
Purcell (OK) Register
added Dec 4, 2014 20:59

E-Cig Sales Help Fund Oklahoma County Jails

One way is to sell e-cigarettes to inmates. Washington and Muskogee Counties already do it and Rogers County just got approval. The specially made e-cigarettes are sold for $10 a piece to the inmates and are good for 500 puffs which is the equivalent to
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Nov 13, 2014 21:19
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[Oklahoma] Moore welcomes Great American Smokeout Nov. 20

“The Great American Smokeout is a great way to stop smoking or dipping, even for one day, to make a fresh start,” said Laura Grisso, Executive Director, Platt College Moore. The event will be commemorated locally with Platt College Moore, the Moore Publi
Norman (OK) Transcript
added Nov 13, 2014 19:32

Smoke-free bars in Oklahoma? This group hopes to make it so

effort started in Oklahoma hopes to change that by encouraging bars and clubs in Oklahoma to go smokefree — voluntarily. Free the Night officially launched in April. The campaign’s efforts are financed by money from the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust
The Oklahoman
added Nov 12, 2014 20:59
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