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[Tennessee] SELENA GOMEZ CAUGHT SMOKING OUTSIDE OF REHAB FACILITY WITH A BANDAGED HAND, IS THE POP SINGER OKAY?

was photographed outside of her rehab facility in Tennessee smoking a cigarette with a bandaged up hand. How long will the recovering star stay out of the spotlight?
Inquisitr
added Oct 18, 2016 19:00
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[Tennessee] PROSECUTORS: STATE LAWMAKER PLANNED TO PROFIT FROM TAX HIKE

lawmakers raised cigarette taxes to 62 cents per pack in 2007, one veteran representative wanted even more, saying it "should have been a dollar." Prosecutors say that was part of Rep. Joe Armstrong's elaborate scheme not to raise revenue or curb smoking
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 3, 2016 15:21
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[Tennessee] Newbern adopts state policy concerning secondhand smoke

At the recent board meeting of the Newbern mayor and aldermen, a motion was approved to adopt the state of Tennessee's policy on secondhand smoking. For all those who may be out of the loop on how this policy will affect you, now is the time to get caugh
Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added Oct 25, 2015 09:23
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[Tennessee] Vapor boom could go up in smoke

In Tennessee, sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine vapor to minors is not a crime, though most local outlets have prominent signs saying they refuse to sell to minors.... Once the rule becomes final, FDA will be able to issue age restrictions and begin the
Memphis (TN) Business Journal
added Aug 31, 2015 20:16
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: Money is needed to help Tennesseans kick the habit

Tennessee lawmakers can help put the brakes on rising health care costs in this state by putting more money into smoking- cessation programs. The cigarette markup increase that Gov. Bill Haslam signed into law last week was short-sighted and unproductive
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 26, 2015 11:27
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Tennessee groups at odds over effects of e-cigarettes

The Tennessee Department of Health and the Tennessee Smoke Free Association are still at arms with each other on whether electronic cigarettes have health implications. Six months have passed since the Health Department issued a public health advisory a
The Tennessean
added Dec 23, 2014 22:02
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Should Tennessee cities have greater control over tobacco?

A researcher at East Tennessee State University says a 1994 state law has tied the hands of local government officials when it comes to regulating tobacco products. The law prevents cities, towns and counties from going beyond smoking regulations already
Johnson City (TN) Press
added Dec 22, 2014 13:15
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[Tennessee] Local Health Council reviews e cigarette risks

The Bradley County Health Council reviewed a PowerPoint presentation on e-cigarettes created by the Tennessee Department of Health at a recent meeting. The presentation listed a series of “unknowns” yet to be discovered about the new fad.
Cleveland (TN) Banner
added Dec 1, 2014 18:30
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[Tennessee] JAIN: Is it acceptable to deny employment to smokers?

not having any hospital employees smoke sets an example for the community. Health care workers who value the health of their patients need to value their own health by not smoking.
The Tennessean
added Nov 9, 2014 19:22
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[Tennessee] Health department launches anti-tobacco billboard campaign

Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department and the Tennessee Department of Health Southeast region have launched anti-tobacco billboards to inform area residents about the effects of second- and thirdhand smoke.
Nooga.com
added Oct 31, 2014 12:06
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