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[Tennessee] Local billboards targeting secondhand smoke

Both Hamilton County and state health officials have launch an anti-tobacco campaign aimed at educating the public about the effects of secondhand smoke on children. The campaign involves the use of large billboards that are being placed throughout South
News 12 Chattanooga, TN
added Oct 29, 2014 09:32
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[Tennessee] Tobacco grant geared toward improving children’s health

a new program to raise awareness of the dangers of secondhand smoke in families is already having a positive impact. Made possible by a grant of almost $250,000 from the Tennessee Department of Health, the Clinical Effort Against Secondhand Smoke Exposure
Jonesborough (TN) Herald & Tribune
added Jul 22, 2014 13:52
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[Tennessee] East TN jails say e-cigarettes help keep order

At least two East Tennessee jails have started allowing inmates to smoke electronic cigarettes, saying they cut down on disturbances and a contraband trade in regular cigarettes.
WRCB TV Channel 3 (Chattanooga, TN)
added Apr 6, 2014 12:25
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: E-cigarette 'safety' is just vapor and mirrors

The assault on reality is back, courtesy of the tobacco industry. The weapon of choice this time is the electronic cigarette. ... With the studies coming in pretty quickly now showing that even the vapor contains toxic substances, the FDA should not hesi
The Tennessean
added Oct 14, 2013 05:51
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[Tennessee] FROM THE FARM: Tobacco GAP training and online resources

Attention tobacco growers, if you have not attended a GAP training program previously this year, this will likely be your last opportunity. GAP training will be offered on Wednesday, March 27 at 10 a.m. in Room 100A at the University of Kentucky Researc
Clarksville (TN) Leaf Chronicle
added Mar 22, 2013 12:48
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[Tennessee] Tobacco Expo to be held at Appalachian Fairgrounds

The University of Tennessee Extension Eastern Regional Tobacco Enterprise Team announced the 2013 Tobacco Expo will be held at the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray on Friday, Feb. 1.
Morristown (TN) Citizen Tribune
added Jan 15, 2013 15:53
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[Tennessee] Healthy Memphis: Studies prove swift health improvement after smoke-free laws protect everyone

It is safe to say that smoke-free laws are helping to prevent premature deaths and hospitalizations in Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi. Many U.S. studies now show that the more comprehensive smoke-free laws are, the more lives are saved from heart at
Memphis (TN) Commercial Appeal
added Nov 5, 2012 11:26
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[Tennessee] Roy Exum: What Smoking Bans Really Do

Kim White, in suggesting smoking be banned at other sites in the city, said city leaders might be “very surprised” at the residents' response to a smoking ban. Perhaps she will be “very surprised” to know . . . I muttered “What an idiot … ” and my dog Sco
Chattanoogan.com
added Jun 18, 2012 10:25
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[Tennessee] Little Tobacco to take root in Goodlettsville

Move from Ky. could mean 90 new jobs
The Tennessean
added Dec 19, 2010 00:00
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: Lawmakers should protect children from secondhand smoke

Preventing a lifetime of health problems for unsuspecting children isn’t an attack on personal freedoms or parental authority. It’s a commonsense solution to a problem that has plagued the state for decades. We urge our lawmakers to take the lead in the
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 19, 2018 19:01
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