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[Ohio] What the tobacco free initiative is all about

Students and staff at the University are working to pass a Tobacco Free Initiative on campus. The goal of the initiative is to establish a completely smoke- and tobacco-free campus, which includes smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes and vaporizers.
BG Falcon Media (Bowling Green (OH) State University)
added Nov 28, 2018 18:44

On-the-job smoking bans spread among Japanese companies

Tokyo’s metropolitan assembly will soon vote on whether to ban smoking indoors in most public places, and restrict smoking to specially designated shelters outdoors — moves that would have once been unthinkable in a land where the culture of smoking remai
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Nov 28, 2018 00:09

[UK] Smoking ban for housing association, council and private tenants proposed

The idea is being backed by councils,health charities and landlords - and could see smokers encouraged to take up vaping and e-cigarettes
DevonLive (uk)
added Nov 28, 2018 00:07

[Connecticut] Smoking, vaping to be banned from Bethel parks

The Board of Selectmen unanimously voted recently to adopt a policy to keep the parks free from tobacco smoke and vaping. All town and public parks, such as Bennett Memorial Park, the Bergstrom property, Enchanted Trail and other areas maintained by th
Danbury (CT) News-Times
added Nov 28, 2018 00:06
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Smoke-free laws associated with reduced systolic blood pressure

Smoke-free policies have been associated with lower systolic (top number) blood pressure readings among non-smokers, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/America
added Nov 28, 2018 00:04

Carnival Cruise changes smoking policy; offenders can be kicked off ship

According to Carnival’s official website, the cruise line’s updated policy now warns customers that anyone caught smoking in non-specified areas will be fined $500 and face the possibility that the passenger and all guests staying in the same cabin could
Fox News
added Nov 27, 2018 23:39

[Indiana] E-cigarettes shift smoking progress

“I can see the attraction in the design, how it looks, how it feels,” McMahan said. “That's going to be really hard for us to challenge. It's just dangerous. This is going to be a problem for the next 10, 20, 40 years.” Cigarette use among high school s
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Nov 27, 2018 21:43
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[UK] You may be able to vape in your workplace if new Parliamentary group is given support

The group called The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Vaping (APPGV) is calling for companies and businesses to provide proper indoor vaping areas and policies. They believe 'reasonable vaping etiquette' should be created and all outside areas should
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Nov 27, 2018 21:42

On 20th Anniversary of State Tobacco Settlement (the MSA), It’s Time for Bold Action to Finish the Fight Against Tobacco

The 20th anniversary of the tobacco settlement is an opportunity to review our progress and remaining challenges...policymakers at all levels must fully implement the proven strategies that have driven our progress and ensure they reach all Americans. The
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:45

[Australia] LAMBERT: Kiwis show the way on vaping rules

The Australian Tobacco Harm Reduction Association (ATHRA) said the New Zealand approach struck a “sensible balance” between helping smokers to switch to safer nicotine products and protecting the public. “The progress in New Zealand highlights how far A
Medical Republic (au)
added Nov 26, 2018 15:06
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