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Implementing an Evidence-based Tobacco Control Program at Five 2-1-1 Call Centers: An Evaluation Using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research

The Smoke-Free Homes Program (SFH) is an evidence-based intervention offered within 2-1-1 information and referral call centers...Future implementation of SFH and other tobacco control programs should address identified barriers by securing ongoing fundi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 10, 2017 20:25
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[New York] VIDEO: Could a new smoking ban be coming to WNY?

Democratic Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke has his way, Erie County could be next. "We wouldn't allow children to smoke before the age of 18. I don't know how we would allow them to inhale second hand smoke." Burke has proposed a new local law th
WKBW-TV Channel 7 (Buffalo, NY)
added Oct 10, 2017 00:35
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Will California Kick Butts Off State Beaches? Not This Year

Marc Levine (D-Marin County), said he was disappointed by Brown’s decision. Trying to protect people and wildlife from “poisonous” cigarette butts is hardly coercive, he said in an emailed statement. “The common person knows these dangers too well, and f
California Healthline
added Oct 10, 2017 00:34
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[North Carolina] Editorial: Time to clear the park air

In a smoke-free park, people would be encouraged to be active and outdoors without cigarettes. Children, asthma sufferers and others with health concerns would be protected from secondhand smoke. Park leaders have wisely been scaling back the areas where
Salisbury (NC) Post
added Oct 8, 2017 16:33
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[Rhode Island] New law bans electronic cigarettes on school property

The General Assembly says the legislation was signed into law Thursday. It takes effect Jan. 1. The law also requires liquid used in electronic nicotine delivery systems to be sold in child-resistant packaging.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 8, 2017 16:21
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[Mississippi] E-cigarette ordinance to address biz concerns

Starkville's ban on using e-cigarettes in public places is now official, but the matter might not be over for stores that say the ban could hurt their business. Aldermen unanimously approved an amendment at Tuesday's meeting that added electronic ciga
Columbus (MS) Commercial Dispatch
added Oct 8, 2017 16:19
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[Africa, Uganda] Authorities intensify fight against tobacco smoking

the health officials say it would be a de-service to the country if they sit back and watch as Ugandans continue to die of diseases associated with tobacco smoking . “Since we are in the health field, we know the dangers associated with smoking and we wi
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Oct 8, 2017 16:16
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CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative Team Up to Help Reduce Smoking on College Campuses

Organizations recently awarded grants to 126 colleges pursuing 100% smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies / CVS Health survey reveals overwhelming support among U.S. college students for tobacco-free campuses
American Cancer Society
added Oct 8, 2017 10:02
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[Georgia] Smoke Free Fulton campaign helps clear the air

Fulton County is literally clearing the air through its year-old Proud To Be Smoke Free Fulton campaign. Started by the county board of health’s Partnerships to Improve Community Health program, it has helped nearly 50 bars and restaurants adopt non-smo
Marietta (GA) Daily Journal
added Oct 8, 2017 10:02
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[Canada] No-Smoking Policies for Multi-Unit Housing

Lambton Public Health is teaming up with the Sarnia Fire Rescue Service to promote no-smoking policies in apartments, condominiums and other multi-unit housing buildings. “Tenants can encourage their landlords to adopt a no-smoking policy,” says Heath P
BlackburnNews.com (ca)
added Oct 7, 2017 15:20
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