Headlines Tagged with South Carolina — 2,283 headlines found
As Bahr states, what renders e-cigarettes a safer (and less expensive) option lies in the physical process itself... Tobacco policy is long due for reform. Trump may be the answer.
Feb 15, 2017 Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Feb 15, 2017 20:53
“Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in our nation, and 19.7 percent of South Carolina residents currently smoke,” said Martha C. Bogdan, President & CEO of the American Lung Association of the Southeast. “We know what works
Jan 25, 2017 WLTX-TV 19 (COLUMBIA, SC)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:17
Department of Health and Environmental Control and the March of Dimes are launching a program to help pregnant tobacco users quit smoking and using other tobacco products. “Baby & Me Tobacco Free” is a grant-funded, research-based program to help pregnan
Aug 30, 2016 WSPA News Channel Seven (Spartanburg, SC)
added Aug 30, 2016 02:20
Do government policies geared toward reducing smoking tobacco really work? If so, will those policies drive more people to use vaporized nicotine products, such as “e-cigs?” And is that necessarily a good thing from a public health standpoint? Those are
Jun 2, 2016 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 2, 2016 17:01
The old South Carolina tobacco town of Conway, where for decades tobacco auctions were held, is not quite ready to pass a smoking ban. Media outlets report that city council was expected to give final approval to a public smoking ban Tuesday. But council
Jan 21, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 21, 2015 10:32
Coastal Carolina University is gearing up for the official launch of its tobacco-free initiative Aug. 1, but the new policy began changing lives soon after it was announced in January.
Jun 19, 2014 Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Jun 19, 2014 10:50
Ness Motley is the law firm whose partnership will collect the most in tobacco fees. For these lawyers who already had just about everything they wanted, what has the tobacco money bought?
Aug 22, 2013 AmericanLawyer.com
added Aug 23, 2013 01:55
AS MORE AND more of the nation has acted to protect employees from being poisoned on the job, our Legislature has steadfastly refused to adopt smoke-free workplace laws. Lawmakers argue that whether to ban smoking should be left to business owners — and i
Aug 18, 2013 Columbia (SC) State
added Aug 18, 2013 11:43
As a 20-year resident of Halsey Street and a graduate of MUSC, I feel sad that MUSC and Roper Hospital have elected to turn Cannon Park and its adjacent streets into an ashtray for their employees and contractors who smoke.
May 18, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 22:51
[South Carolina] Charleston approves outdoor smoking ban for streets and sidewalks in the hospital district
When Charleston's downtown hospital campuses went smoke-free, smokers took to the streets, but now those public spaces will be off-limits as well.
Jan 9, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jan 9, 2013 11:47