Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 44,890 headlines found
While we support funding for CHIP and community health centers, it is irresponsible and unnecessary for this legislation to pay for these programs by once again cutting the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which is critical to addressing many of the big
Dec 21, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 22, 2017 15:59
Protecting kids from hidden smoking
Dec 21, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 22, 2017 15:58
GLANTZ: Good news for Big Tobacco: E-cigs are a strong gateway for young adults to start smoking cigarettes
47.7% of never-smoking young adults who used e-cigarettes at baseline were smoking cigarettes a year later...The tobacco companies have worked for decades to crack the young adult market and e-cigarettes are the path.
Dec 21, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 22, 2017 02:34
Next year, Florida lawmakers will consider a bill that would raise the age limit to buy tobacco from 18 to 21 years. Republican Senator David Simmons, who represents Volusia and Seminole Counties, submitted SB 1288 which is also called the “Tobacco 21 Ac
Dec 21, 2017 WFLA TV (Tampa, FL)
added Dec 22, 2017 01:57
How old is old enough to buy tobacco products? Right now in Florida, you can buy if you’re 18. If a bill passes, that age gets raised to 21. Sen. David Simmons (R-Altamonte Springs) is sponsoring the bill which would make the age 21.
Dec 20, 2017 WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Dec 22, 2017 01:51
leaders passed a resolution to place a question on the Town Meeting Day ballot asking voters if the legal age to purchase tobacco products should be raised. City councilors debated whether Burlington voters should “advise the Governor and members of the
Dec 20, 2017 WAMC/Northeast Public Radio (Albany, NY)
added Dec 22, 2017 01:39
Teen smoking rates are on the rise in Maine, leading health advocacy groups to call for the state to use more of the money it receives from a federal tobacco settlement to fund tobacco prevention.
Dec 20, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 22, 2017 01:31
A shop in Worthing has had its alcohol licence revoked after illicit tobacco products were found during a search by Trading Standards officers. Worthing News in Rowlands Road also sold e-cigarette liquid to an underage volunteer posing as a customer.
Dec 20, 2017 More Radio (uk)
added Dec 21, 2017 16:01
a staggering 93.5 percent of popular video games that contain tobacco images portray its use in a positive or neutral light. Truth Initiative® – the national nonprofit dedicated to making tobacco a thing of the past – has conducted a crowdsourcing study t
Dec 20, 2017 PR Newswire
added Dec 21, 2017 06:19
“it’s one of the most embedded things that you ever see,” said former Secretary of the U.S. Navy Ray Mabus in an interview with Truth Initiative®... A pro-tobacco culture infiltrated the military, thanks in part to the heavy targeting of service members
Dec 20, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
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