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[Connecticut, Tennessee] National Report: West Virginia Tied for Last in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

West Virginia has budgeted zero state funds for programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit and is tied for last nationwide in funding...joins Connecticut and Tennessee as the only states that provide no state funding for tobacco prevent
PR Newswire
added Dec 14, 2018 15:19
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[Tennessee] 'I was addicted': TN high school, college students react to FDA ban on flavored e-cigarettes

Backpacks filled with empty nicotine cartridges, hallway sales of e-cigarettes and bathrooms clouded with vapor — this is a typical day at Bearden High School in Knoxville, two students say. "Almost everyone in the school has a Juul (e-cigarette)," sai
Knoxville (TN) News-Sentinel
added Nov 28, 2018 17:44
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[Tennessee] Stephen Huff Never Smoked a Day in His Life. At 28, He Was Diagnosed With Lung Cancer.

you can get lung cancer without ever having smoked. And while smoking is still the greatest risk factor for lung cancer, it's not the sole cause. "Approximately 10-25 percent of people with lung cancer worldwide are non-smokers," Roy S. Herbst, MD, Ph.D,
Men's Health Magazine
added Nov 15, 2018 14:04
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[Tennessee] JUUL Labs Presents Findings from Cytotoxicity Study at The Tobacco Science Research Conference

announced results from a preliminary study on the cytotoxicity of aerosol generated from JUUL's Menthol, Mint and Cucumber 5% nicotine-e-liquid filled pods. The findings, "Neutral Red Uptake (NRU) Cytotoxicity Analysis of Aerosol Generated from a Temperat
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2018 22:12
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[Virginia] Rule on smoking at public housing results in some evictions in Bristol, Tennessee

Scyphers said 10 tenants actually chose to voluntarily move out, because they knew they couldn’t comply with the rules. The first month under the rule went well, Scyphers said, but since then there have been two evictions, and there are four more pendi
Bristol (VA) Herald-Courier
added Sep 10, 2018 16:34
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UT Vols: Saturday is first home game with University of Tennessee's no smoking policy

University of Tennessee, Knoxville adopted a no smoking policy for everyone on campus earlier this year. The policy bans all smoking - including cigarettes, e-cigarettes and vapes - in all locations on campus. It also prohibits smoking in vehicles on all
Knoxville (TN) News-Sentinel
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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[Tennessee] FDA to launch campaign discouraging e-cigarette use by teens

FDA officials investigate the marketing strategies and impact of several vaping products, including the most popular, Juul. Juul is now estimated to have nearly 75 percent of the e-cigarette market. None of it sits well with mother of four Meredith Berk
WREG-TV (Memphis, TN)
added Aug 30, 2018 17:03
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[Tennessee] Kingsport Housing Authority reports harm and cost reduction following smoking ban

Local public housing authorities are complying with a new federal ban on smoking cigarettes in and around apartment complexes...Officials say Kingsport is already reaping the benefits of these restrictions after becoming one of the first public housing a
WJHL-TV (Johnson City, TN)
added Aug 24, 2018 12:03
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[Tennessee] Tenants Leaving Housing Authority Over Smoke-Free Policy

A smoke-free policy that went into effect Aug. 1 has resulted 16 vacant units in the Greeneville Housing Authority. “We have more empty units after the smoking policy went into effect,” Rebecca Moyer, GHA executive director, told the authority’s board of
Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Aug 23, 2018 00:39
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[Tennessee] Vaping ban in the works for Williamson County Schools

The Williamson County School Board is looking to beef up its tobacco-free school policy by adding electronic cigarettes to the list of banned tobacco-related products. The policy, which was introduced at a board policy meeting Aug. 6, would rewrite the
The Tennessean
added Aug 8, 2018 19:39
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