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[Asia, India] Despite ban, cigarettes still sold near city schools

CHENNAI: Violating the blanket ban on sale of cigarettes in the vicinity of educational institutions, several shops have sprung up in the city marketing the tobacco product near schools.
Times of India
added Jul 14, 2018 09:44
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Regulating the local availability of tobacco retailing in Madrid, Spain: a GIS study to evaluate compliance

ost tobacco stores are compliant with the regulations in Spain. However, these regulations are insufficient to reduce tobacco availability. More restrictive regulations are needed to limit the geographic distribution of tobacco retailers, and health crite
Tobacco Control
added Jul 11, 2018 01:57
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Doug Ford’s first acts as Ontario premier are worrisome

to the joy of the Canadian vaping industry, his government paused changes to the Smoke Free Ontario Act that were to have come into effect on July 1. The new legislation would have sensibly banned vaping everywhere smoking is disallowed, and expanded the
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jul 9, 2018 15:17
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[UK] Parents celebrate success of #smokefreesidelines initiative

An evaluation of the #smokefreesidelines campaign, which was designed to stop parents and carers from smoking on the sidelines when watching youth football, has found the initiative to be hugely successful. Smokefree Sidelines was launched 12 months ago
BJFM (British Journal of Family Medicine)
added Jul 9, 2018 14:04
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Teens Sneaking Juul E-Cig Into Classrooms

Parents, if you want to find out whether your teenagers are "juuling" in school, you might consider checking their Twitter accounts. That's what California researchers did, and after sifting through more than 80,000 tweets, they found almost 1 in 25 deta
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 5, 2018 21:38
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[Asia, India] Sale of tobacco items rampant near schools

Despite ban on sale of tobacco products in 100-metre radius of any educational institution, gutka and cigarette are openly sold to the schoolchildren in Patna and other cities of the state. Section 6 of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2018 14:28
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Kids using discreet 'vaping' devices to smoke in school: Study

Los Angeles: A discreet gadget, supposed to help grownups quit smoking, has landed in the hands of high school children, who suck on nicotine vapours in classrooms, a study has found. The gadget called JUUL is little bigger than a pack of gum. The study
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 2, 2018 20:47
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[Wisconsin] More Schools Go Completely Smoke Free — Indoors And Out

In Wisconsin, 23 colleges with a total of 90 campuses are on the foundation’s list. Some schools have had bans for years, others only recently. Marquette University went tobacco-free last year. In addition to banning cigarettes and chewing tobacco, Marq
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Jul 2, 2018 15:28
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[California] LVUSD wins grant to fight nicotine use

Las Virgenes Unified School District announced it has been awarded a $1-million state grant to combat nicotine use by students. The funds come from Proposition 56, the $2 per pack cigarette tax approved by voters in 2016, known as Proposition 56.
The Acorn (Agoura Hills, CA)
added Jun 28, 2018 15:01
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[California] LVUSD Awarded $1 Million Grant To Combat Underage Smoking, Vaping

CALABASAS, CA – Las Virgenes Unified School District has been awarded a state grant of $1,075,000 by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, funded by Proposition 56, the California Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016, the scho
Patch.org
added Jun 28, 2018 02:11
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