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Oregon Becomes Fifth State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

Oregon today became the fifth state to prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21 as Gov. Kate Brown signed the measure into law. The legislature approved the bill last month. In taking this bold step, Oregon will prevent young people from s
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 10, 2017 01:24
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[New York] Council to Vote on Enhanced Tenant Protections Including the Stand for Tenant Safety Act and Reforms to Tenant Harassment Proceedings

Introduction:1544-B...establish a 10% tax on tobacco products other than cigarettes...1547-A,...cap the number of cigarette and tobacco retailers at half the number...1131-B...prohibit the sale of tobacco products in pharmacies...1532-A... institute a lic
New York City: NYC.gov
added Aug 10, 2017 00:07
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Russian Heath Ministry to ban vaping and hookah smoking

"The general idea of the bill, which is being developed in the ministry, is that the use of vaping should be regulated the same way as the use of conventional cigarettes. Today, a great deal of adolescents use both hookahs and vaping devices, and all this
Pravda Online
added Aug 9, 2017 23:59
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[Tennessee] PARIS TN: Health Department lauded for anti-smoking drives

The Henry County Health Department recently received an award from Tennessee Commissioner of Health John Dreyzehner for making improvements towards its three-year goals for reducing smoking. Rachel Matlock, health educator with the Henry County Health D
Paris (TN) Post-Intelligencer
added Aug 9, 2017 15:18
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Menthol Cigarettes' Hidden Link To Black Americans

some argue the black population's attachment to the menthol variety and tobacco in general isn't a coincidence. "The truth is this is exploitation," said Ritney Castine, Truth Initiative director of community and youth engagement. Castine works for Trut
Newsy
added Aug 11, 2017 15:55
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[UK] New ChatHealth SMS initiative for children and young people in Dorset Access support quickly when you need it

New personal training company can help you get fit and lean ChatHealth will provide advice and guidance on everything from relationships, anxiety, depression and body image to stress, alcohol, self-harm and smoking.
Somerset Live (uk)
added Aug 9, 2017 14:25
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[New Jersey] Westfield Board of Health Discusses Restaurant Violations, Tobacco Sales to Underage Consumers

According to Megan Avallone, Health Officer, there were 14 sales of tobacco products to underage consumers last month. Only four of those violations took place in Westfield, with the rest occurring in other towns inspected by Westfield health inspectors
TAPinto.net
added Aug 9, 2017 14:12
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FDA to launch campaign against e-cigarette use among youth

Its new policy "aims to strike a careful balance between the regulation of all tobacco products, and the opportunity to encourage development of innovative tobacco products that may be less dangerous than combustible cigarettes," FDA Commissioner Scott G
Reuters
added Aug 8, 2017 20:19
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FDA Will Target E-Cigs in Health Campaign for Youth

This fall, "The Real Cost" campaign will be expanded to include messages about the dangers of e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems. A full-scale campaign will be launched in 2018. It's the first FDA effort that targets youth use o
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 8, 2017 20:16
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[Ohio] SIDLOW/WALTERS: Debate Forum: 8/8 / Blowing smoke / Will raising the smoking age to 21 make a difference?

Dayton (OH) City Paper (“DCP”)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:13
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