Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,267 headlines found
Signs with the phrase “Smell flowers, not smoke” have been placed all over city parks to tell park users about the new ordinance taking effect on March 1. “The smoking ban allows us to reach our goal of providing a healthy environment and reduce litter
Feb 22, 2017 WFAA Channel 8 (Dallas/Fort Worth, TX)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:31
SAN ANGELO, TX - On the agenda at the city council meeting on Tuesday: the first public hearing for changes to the smoking ordinance for outdoor sporting areas was approved.
Feb 22, 2017 KIDY / KXVA (Abilene, TX)
added Feb 22, 2017 19:48
Democrats have pushed for such a change the past decade, but the sponsorship of the fresh bills include two powerful Republicans -- Rep. John Zerwas of Richmond and Sen. Joan Huffman of Houston. Carlos Uresti, D-San Antonio, co-sponsored the Senate bill.
Feb 15, 2017 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57
“This is the first study to establish a longitudinal relationship between elevated depressive symptoms and e-cigarette use,” said lead author Frank Bandiera, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental S
Feb 13, 2017 University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
added Feb 15, 2017 20:53
found that, when given independently from tobacco, the maligned chemical helps protect the aging brain and may even hold off Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases. Apparently nicotine’s protective abilities may have something to do with its power to suppre
Feb 7, 2017 San Antonio (TX) Express-News
added Feb 8, 2017 04:05
Teens from as far away as Dallas spent their Saturday in Wichita Falls, learning how to make a difference in their communities when it comes to tobacco. The Tobacco Prevention and Control Coalition with the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Health District
Feb 4, 2017 KAUZ-TV NewsChannel 6 (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Feb 6, 2017 18:04
The 2017 Keep America Beautiful National Conference was made possible through the support of some of America’s leading companies, including: Title Sponsor – Wrigley Company Foundation; Leadership Sponsors – Altria, Lowe’s and Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Com
Feb 1, 2017 PR Worldwide, Inc.
added Feb 2, 2017 19:58
On all analyzed levels Texas received Grade F on implementing laws to reduce tobaccos use and save lives though it was not the only state to receive a poor grade. The report shows that most states as well as the federal government are not doing all that
Jan 25, 2017 KCEN TV NBC 6 (Temple, TX)
added Jan 25, 2017 21:33
Texas and Washington state may join California and Hawaii as the only states to raise the legal purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21, according to two separate news sources.
Jan 23, 2017 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 25, 2017 00:28
BEAUMONT, TEXAS A federal prison chaplain has admitted taking bribes from inmates in return for smuggling cigarettes and tobacco into the Southeast Texas facility. Eric S. Patrick of Nederland, Texas was chaplain at the maximum-security U.S. Penitentia
Jan 19, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 20, 2017 22:07