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[Texas] Professors want rules to prevent students from vaping in class

“If someone is in class trying to pay attention and take notes and there is someone in the corner hitting their vape and blowing clouds into the air, or even trying to hide it, it’s going to take away from their time in class,” said architecture junior J
Daily Cougar (University of Houston)
added Dec 11, 2018 03:46

Texas A&M students unveil Bryan-College Station air quality findings

Three graduate environmental health students at the Texas A&M School of Public Health found wide variations in smoking-related contaminants between seven popular smoking and non-smoking establishments in Bryan and College Station. While it's no secret
Bryan (TX) Eagle
added Nov 30, 2018 22:28

[Texas] Secondhand pot smoke found in kids’ lungs

They found detectable levels of marijuana metabolite, COOH-THC, in 46 percent of the samples...In Texas, of course, smoking marijuana anywhere is illegal, but that doesn’t mean it never happens. If you or someone you know smokes marijuana near children,
Midland (TX) Reporter-Telegram
added Dec 1, 2018 16:16
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[Texas] Flavored Juul pod prices spike following suspension of retail orders

The Daily Texan (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
added Nov 29, 2018 19:42

[Texas] Flavored Juul pod prices spike following suspension of retail orders

Bikram Bk, employee at the Shell in West Campus, said retail prices for flavored Juul pods have increased since retailers must now order through third-party suppliers, rather than from Juul itself.  Bk said before Juul’s announcement, a pack of mango Ju
The Daily Texan (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
added Dec 6, 2018 17:57

[Texas] Why the DEA is warning parents about kids 'juuling' at school

In the week's 'On The Frontline' the [DEA] tells Fox San Antonio kids are altering the device to get high at school. "They're easy to hide, they look like a flash drive but they're a a vaping device, the most popular called a Juul pen, which is normally
KABB FOX 29 (San Antonio, TX)
added Nov 27, 2018 21:53
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[Texas] CALDWELL: Tobacco 101 may not be state mandated, but that doesn’t mean we don’t need it

Incoming students deserve access to information on the health risks posed by tobacco products, especially e-cigs such as Juuls. When UT informs incoming undergraduate students that they’re required to take AlcoholEdu and SAPU, Tobacco 101 should be distr
The Daily Texan (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
added Nov 27, 2018 23:57

[Texas] Smoking still prevalent on UTEP campus

Sightings of cigarette buds and the use of tobacco products across the campus have raised an issue for the students on campus. The tobacco-free policy states the use of any tobacco products is prohibited in university buildings, grounds, sidewalks, walkw
The Prospector (University of Texas at El Paso)
added Nov 14, 2018 03:06

[Texas] GONZALEZ: November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and a good time to learn more

In Texas alone, 15,460 will be diagnosed and 9,310 will die of the disease this year. Eighty to 90 percent of all lung cancer deaths are attributed to cigarette smoking. But that means up to 20 percent of people who die from lung cancer in the U.S. every
Mcallen (TX) Monitor
added Nov 7, 2018 17:39

[Texas] 'Smoke and Mirrors' exhibit clears air on smoking advertisements

On loan from the Texas Medical Association, the three banners making up the exhibit are decorated with multiple advertisements detailing the growth of both tobacco and anti-tobacco movements. Librarian Roxanne Bogucka, who organized the exhibit at UT, sa
The Daily Texan (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:39
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