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[UK-Wales] Council launches plan to ban smoking at Newport school gates

SMOKERS are being asked to keep their habit away from the gates of Newport secondary schools as the council launches a new plan to make schools healthier across the city. Caerleon comprehensive was the first to officially declare its school gates a no s
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Nov 25, 2016 15:38
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[Asia, Pakistan] HYAT: Up in smoke

Nicotine in any form, whether it comes as the stylish e-cigarette, sheesha, or the more mundane paper rolled cigarette, or ‘beedi’, is lethal and is directly linked to death. Of course, it is not easy to persuade young people not to play with death. For
The News (pk)
added Nov 6, 2016 13:35
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[UK] Swansea's smoke-free school gates plan for city

Smoking outside school gates in Swansea could be stubbed out under plans to develop smoke-free areas across the city. The council has launched a "smoke-free gates" campaign which aims to discourage parents from lighting up.
BBC Online
added Nov 3, 2016 14:31
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EDITORIAL: Vote yes on Proposition 56 to raise California's too-low tobacco tax

The battle to pass Proposition 56 will be tough, as always, because of the power of the tobacco lobby, which already is making deceptive claims like this one: ‘Prop 56 cheats schools out of at least $600 million per year.’
Los Angeles Times
added Sep 30, 2016 21:47
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Vote to have Kaskade Perform at Your School

truth® and Chegg team up to bring multi-Grammy Award nominated musician and student favorite, Kaskade, to one lucky school as part of #CheggMusic101
PR Newswire
added Sep 27, 2016 17:55
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[Louisiana] School board to consider e-cigarette ban

The Tangipahoa Parish School Board will consider a policy change that would bar e-cigarettes on school campuses...said using e-cigarettes or "vaping" has increasingly become an issue at schools, with principals unsure of how to address it. He said student
Hammond (LA) Daily Star
added Jul 17, 2016 14:46
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[New York] A lesson in health: Sen. Ritchie sponsors legislation to ban e-cigarettes at schools

Her bill, S.4188-C, would ban their use on school grounds and school buses. “As we continue our work to discourage children from taking up the deadly habit of smoking, deterring them from using e-cigarettes –– which minors already aren’t allowed to purcha
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Apr 18, 2016 21:52
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[New York] VIDEO: 'Dora the Explorer' voice actress vaped in her school’s bathroom, got her friend expelled

“Dora” got suspended for smoking in the girl’s room, court papers charge. The teenage actress who is the voice behind “Dora the Explorer” allegedly got a girlfriend expelled from a private high school in Chelsea in December after persuading the younger
New York Daily News
added Apr 12, 2016 19:34
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[UK-Wales] Election 2016: What's in Plaid Cymru's manifesto for North Wales?

As part of their plans to save 10,000 lives in the next 10 years they want to: Ban smoking in parks, play areas, outside schools and on beaches; Consult on raising the age you can buy cigarettes to 21; Help colleges and universities to ban smoking on
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Apr 7, 2016 12:11
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[Kentucky] Poll: Large majority of Kentuckians want schools to be tobacco free, but less than a third comply

An overwhelming majority of Kentucky adults, 85 percent, want schools to be tobacco-free, according to the latest Kentucky Health Issues Poll. But only 28 percent of the state’s school districts have “protected students, staff members, teachers and guest
KyForward
added Mar 16, 2016 18:51
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