Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 98,083 headlines found
Earlier this year, the city of Oroville enacted a measure classifying e-cigarettes under the same restrictions as regular cigarettes. The move comes due to e-cigarettes becoming more and more popular.
Dec 4, 2013 KHSL-TV (Chico, CA)
added Dec 6, 2013 07:18
Apparently existing laws do not address this product ... We have to keep in mind that nicotine is a powerfully addictive substance, so marketing of the products raises health and ethical concerns.
Dec 5, 2013 Pictou County News (ca)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:56
Over the next 18 months, about 70 Alberta restaurants will have to evolve or perish. That’s because last week the Province moved to ban water pipes from public places. For these dozens of businesses offering hookah (or “shisha”), it’s all but an eviction
Dec 5, 2013 Metro (ca)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:48
Smokefree/Auahi Kore signs will be appearing in the central city in the next few weeks in support of the City’s Smokefree Policy. Cafes, retailers and other organisations around The Square and inner city streets are being asked to support the policy, and
Dec 2, 2013 Voxy (nz)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:44
E-cigarettes are already being sold in selected distributors, local supermarkets and nightclubs in and around Harare. Child Care deputy director of Food Safety and Port Health Management in the Ministry of Health and Victor Nyamandi said current world r
Dec 5, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Dec 5, 2013 14:15
The battle against smoking, at the state level, is starting to show results. This year, the tobacco market has declined by more than 5 percent. New increased excise taxes should enhance this effect.
Dec 5, 2013 Russia & India Report (ru)
added Dec 5, 2013 14:10
Advocates and opponents of the proposals both pointed to studies they say bolsters their positions, but in fact, there's been little research done on just what the effects are of inhaling nicotine vapors or breathing the vapor secondhand.
Dec 5, 2013 NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Dec 5, 2013 13:57
Turkmenistan is preparing a law "On protection of citizens' health from exposure of tobacco smoke and consequences of tobacco product consumption", local media reported citing Turkmen President Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov.
Dec 5, 2013 AzerNews (az)
added Dec 5, 2013 11:05
[New York] Bill to ban e-cigarettes in public gets a City Council hearing; Staten Island members dubious
But Staten Island's City Council members aren't quite on board with the proposed public ban. Councilwoman Debi Rose (D-North Shore), the only borough member of the Health Committee, called regulating electronic cigarettes "a challenging public policy is
Dec 5, 2013 Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Dec 5, 2013 11:02
There was huffin’ & puffin’ in the City Council chambers over the use of the increasingly popular nicotine-laced vapor devices in bars, restaurants and public areas.
Dec 5, 2013 New York Daily News
added Dec 5, 2013 10:57