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[India, Texas] From 40 cigarettes to 40 minutes of meditation

“I used to smoke 40 cigarettes a day,” Majithia said. “I was in the wrong boat.” Puneet Bhaskar, SKY@UTA vice president, leads a morning meditation session Sept. 16 in the Mavericks Activities Center. Bhaskar said he mediates to help him alleviate stres
The Shorthorn (University of Texas, Arlington)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:38
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[Texas] Nolanville: Council approves new smoking restrictions

The controversial ordinance makes it illegal to smoke in a car with a minor present along with three other proposed changes proposed by Councilwoman Joan Hinshaw. She requested adding the definition of secondhand smoke to the ordinance and including bev
KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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[Texas] The unknown dangers of e-cigarettes

While marketing has done a good job making vaping appear safe and appealing, we must remember the dangers. Nicotine exposure is bad for a teenager’s brain, aerosolized and heated toxins put both the users and those around them at risk, and the fluid vial
Temple (TX) Daily Telegram
added Sep 5, 2018 00:39
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[Texas] CDC: More college campuses are tobacco or smoke free

Weatherford College’s policy prohibiting tobacco products was created by the board of trustees about five years ago, WC Police Chief Paul Stone said. E-cigarettes and vaporizers were added to the policy a few years later, WC Public Relations Coordinator
Weatherford (TX) Democrat
added Aug 13, 2018 19:00
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[Texas] Metro Health hosts stakeholder meetings prior to Tobacco 21 implementation

San Antonio Metropolitan Health District is holding the first of four stakeholder meetings Wednesday prior to the debut of the new Tobacco 21 ordinance, which is scheduled to take effect Oct. 1. The San Antonio City Council passed the ordinance in Janu
KSAT-12 (San Antonio, TX)
added Aug 10, 2018 18:46
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[Texas] Smoking prohibited within 25 feet of public housing buildings in Harlingen

It's a regulation Roxanne Duran believes will have a positive impact in the community. "We have kids running around outside. We don't have to worry about finding cigarette butts on the floor and kids putting them in their mouths and thinking basically t
KGBT 4 (Harlingen, TX)
added Aug 4, 2018 18:54
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[Texas] Ban on Smoking in Public Housing Is Already in Effect in Houston

Here in Houston, smoking in public housing is already prohibited. Donna Dixon with the Houston Housing Authority said HUD had been talking about a ban for about a decade, so they decided to impose their own in 2014.
KUHF 88.7 Houston (TX) Public Media
added Aug 1, 2018 19:14
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[California, Massachusetts, Texas] 'Just as bad as we feared, maybe worse,' say smoking opponents about Juul

Kids in middle and high school were the first to tell 7 On Your Side...7 On Your Side reached out to JUUL Labs for a response to the government’s investigation. As is their habit, they responded to us within minutes with a thorough statement. Statement
KTXS (Abilene, TX)
added Jul 26, 2018 02:17
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[Texas] Nolanville: City council to enact stricter smoking rules

city council plans to add controversial bans to its smoking ordinance, but says it’s open to hearing residents’ concerns. Residents were invited to share feedback and concerns at a public forum being held during the regular city council meeting at 6 p.m.
KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Jul 20, 2018 02:36
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[Texas] Ban on smoking in vehicles may be well-intended but misses mark

The biggest proposed change would make it illegal to smoke in a vehicle when a minor is present. Other changes would ban smoking in public areas, as well as a requirement for a separate ventilation system for smoking sections in restaurants. The ban wo
Killeen (TX) Daily Herald
added Jul 15, 2018 15:19
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