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[Texas] Court proclaims Anti-tobacco Day, National International Developmental Disability Day

Orange County Commissioners Court approved a proclamation naming March 21 as “Kick Butts Day/Anti-Tobacco Day” on behalf of the Gift of Life’s Youth Advisory Council. The Gift of Life provides free prostate cancer screenings, men’s health and free mammog
Orange (TX) Leader
added Mar 15, 2018 14:13

[Texas] Fort Worth's new ordinance banning smoking in bars and bingo parlors went into effect Monday.

Since the Big Apple Cafe opened 26 years ago this week, customers at the Fort Worth far-east side bar have lit up and puffed away. But suddenly, the bar has no use for its 60 ash trays. "Well, not anymore, not after today,” said owner Joe Galland, a na
KXAS-TV NBC-5 (Fort Worth, TX)
added Mar 13, 2018 04:22

[Texas] VIDEO: Fort Worth smoking ban goes into effect on Monday

Smoking is officially banned in all bars and bingo halls in Fort Worth starting Monday. The city passed an updated ordinance in December, giving businesses 90 days notice. For more than 30 years, Charlie Browns Club has been open for business on Lancas
KDFW FOX 4 (Dallas, TX)
added Mar 12, 2018 15:11

[Texas] VIDEO: New Fort Worth Smoking Ban Begins Today

Starting today, smoking in bars and bingo halls in Fort Worth is against the law. Fort Worth becomes the last major city in Texas to enact an ordinance that protects workers from secondhand smoke in all workplaces. Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price, exactly
CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Mar 12, 2018 15:10

[Texas] Exposure and Engagement With Tobacco- and E-Cigarette–Related Social Media [FREE FULL TEXT]

Adolescents who are susceptible to or use e-cigarettes and/or combustible tobacco are exposed to and engage with tobacco-related social media more than their peers. Social media appears to be an important venue when targeting vulnerable youth in preventio
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Mar 9, 2018 20:16

[Texas] BAT scientists are attending SOT 2018!

Next week our scientists are visiting San Antonio for the annual Society of Toxicology (SOT) conference. We’ve got a lot we are presenting to the 6000+ delegates attending the conference, and for everyone online as well! Here is a list of our activities
added Mar 8, 2018 03:42

[Texas] Smoking in Fort Worth bars and bingo parlors ends soon. Are city parks next?

In December, the City Council updated the city's smoking ordinance to include bars and bingo parlors. The new law goes into effect March 12. Organizations pushing for a smoke-free city pursued the change, saying the city has not kept pace with public sen
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Mar 7, 2018 04:08
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[Texas] Is Vaping Healthier than Smoking?

So, most of my friends are into vaping... In conclusion, vaping doesn’t pose much of a threat, if you vape nicotine-free, harmful-chemical free Eliquid. No e-liquid will be totally safe, so only vape if you’re comfortable with it, and don’t vape regularl
The Battalion (Texas A&M)
added Feb 25, 2018 02:01

[Texas] VIDEO: Deceiving new device leads to teens vaping in class

Kennedy said there is a misconception that JUULs do not have nicotine in them and are not addictive. “But Juuls do have nicotine in them, even though it's small and it's cute and it looks like it's fun, it's highly addictive and highly dangerous to you,
KAUZ-TV NewsChannel 6 (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:25

[District of Columbia, Minnesota, Texas] Vape shops sue to block U.S. regulation covering e-cigarettes

A group of vape shops in five U.S. states on Tuesday announced a trio of lawsuits challenging a rule adopted by the Food and Drug Administration that allows the regulator to treat e-cigarettes and similar devices like cigarettes...The vape shops, represen
added Jan 31, 2018 15:16
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