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[Pennsylvania] Restaurant, Bar Smoking Bans Impact Smoking Behaviors, Especially for the Highly Educated

The study — led by former Drexel doctoral student at Drexel and current Northwestern fellow Stephanie Mayne, PhD — found that the bans were associated with high gains in quit attempts by smokers with low incomes.
DrexelNow
added Jan 11, 2018 16:27
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[Pennsylvania] VIDEO: New Smoking Ban In Effect At Wildwood, North Wildwood Boardwalks

As of Monday, it’s now illegal to light up on the boardwalks in Wildwood and North Wildwood. Both cities passed the smoking bans last year and asked people to voluntarily refrain from smoking before the law was in effect. City leaders decided to outlaw
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:21
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[Pennsylvania] Lincoln, Cheyney latest to ban tobacco on campus

Three Philadelphia-area colleges are going smoke-free for 2018. Fewer than half of the 102 historically black colleges and universities — and only one-third of the nation’s community colleges — have comprehensive smoke-free or tobacco-free policies. A
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Dec 27, 2017 16:31
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[Pennsylvania] Tobacco wholesale operation litigating against Delaware retail outlet and owner

To date, defendants have not paid for the merchandise. Said merchandise was picked, packaged, and shipped from Philadelphia, PA to the defendants’ various addresses in the State of Delaware. The unpaid principal balance on defendants’ account is $11,002.
The Pennsylvania Record
added Dec 22, 2017 15:12
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[Pennsylvania] Columns: Should public 'vaping' be prohibited? ($$)

YES By RICK KAZMER...
Somerset (PA) Daily American
added Dec 20, 2017 19:11
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[Pennsylvania] A mango-scented flash-drive-looking device lets kids smoke in class

It looks like a flash drive, but it’s really full of nicotine. And now, it’s taking the vape industry by storm — or up in smoke. The JUUL vaporizer has exploded in popularity this year, and as a result, has garnered the attention of school administrato
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Dec 15, 2017 03:17
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[Pennsylvania, Vermont] Jim Kenyon: Where There’s Smoke ... There’s Likely to Be Higher Inmate Health Care Costs

Vermont inmates are once again legally lighting up inside prison fences — albeit 450 miles away at a Pennsylvania State Correctional Institution where Vermont shipped 270 inmates in June.....unlikely that Vermont prisoners will stay in Pennsylvania foreve
Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
added Dec 10, 2017 18:10
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[Pennsylvania] Port Allegany library joins tobacco-free movement

On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health welcomed S. W. Smith Memorial Library in Port Allegany to the growing list of McKean County community partners who have joined Young Lungs at Play!, an initiative to make outdoor areas, such as public pa
Bradford (PA) Era
added Nov 30, 2017 04:35
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[Pennsylvania] Drexel Creates Smoke-Free Spaces on University City Campus

Drexel University has created several smoke-free areas on its University City Campus in an effort to encourage healthier practices by its community and neighbors and improve the environment on the urban campus. Starting next week, signs have been placed
DrexelNow
added Nov 22, 2017 04:29
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[Pennsylvania] Tobacco industry starts major ad campaign - against its own deadly products

“I think the really important thing here is the truth,” said Diane Phillips, who directs lobbying efforts in Pennsylvania for the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network. “We have known the truth and let the public know. But finally, the industry
Philly.com
added Nov 20, 2017 15:42
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