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[Georgia, Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: Tobacco-free campuses: More colleges are banning tobacco use

Colleges and universities are uniformly finding that tobacco prohibitions serve to benefit productivity and protect the health of those who patronize their grounds. And there is no persuasive reason why schools in Utah shouldn’t follow suit.
Deseret News
added Oct 6, 2014 17:26

[Utah] E-cigarette regulation advances in Weber-Morgan

Weber-Morgan health board voted unanimously to set a public hearing and to also take action on a new e-cigarette regulation at its next monthly meeting in late October.
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 30, 2014 05:33
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[Utah] Weber-Morgan to consider new e-cigarette regulation

With youth vaping on the rise, the Weber-Morgan Health Department is drafting a regulation aimed at extinguishing e-cigarette use among minors. Brian Bennion, Weber-Morgan’s executive director, told the Standard-Examiner’s editorial board that his depart
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 22, 2014 22:40

[Utah] EDITORIAL: Sensible e-cigarette regs

it's the job of local authorities to stem the abuse of e-cigarettes by minors. The Weber-Morgan Health Department is meeting the challenge, and its regulations must be passed.
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 20, 2014 13:08

Utah Teens Using Electronic Cigarettes Jeopardize Their Health

According to the Utah Department of Health's Tobacco Prevention and Control in Utah annual report, among teens in grades 8, 10 and 12 who were surveyed last year, 12% said they had tried the devices and nearly 6% said they had used them in the past 30 da
University of Utah Health Care
added Sep 17, 2014 17:41

[Utah] State: E-cigarette use doubles, smoking not declining

Utah teenagers aren't the only ones developing an electronic cigarette habit. New data from the Utah Department of Health shows adult usage of e-cigarettes across the state doubled in 2013. The Health Department's Tobacco Prevention and Control Program's
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 8, 2014 16:58

Utah teens embracing e-cigarettes ‘left and right’

Increasing numbers of Utah teenagers are using e-cigarettes, setting themselves up to be the next generation of nicotine-addicted adults, the Utah Department of Health said Thursday. According to the department’s Tobacco Prevention and Control 2014 Annu
Salt Lake Tribune
added Sep 6, 2014 15:01

VIDEO: Trib Talk: E-cigarettes on the rise in Utah, long-term health effects

E-cigarettes may not be the smoking substitute that many believed them to be, with 60 percent of e-cigarette users also smoking regular cigarettes.On Friday at 12:15 p.m., Utah Health Department spokesman Adam Bramwell and Tribune reporter Kristen Moulto
Salt Lake Tribune
added Sep 5, 2014 17:57

[Utah] Officials Focus on E-Cigarette Ads Aimed at Youths

State attorneys general must investigate, and consider taking legal action against, e-cigarette companies that appear to be using some of the same advertising tactics that once drew young adults into smoking, a Kentucky deputy attorney general told his la
New York Times
added Jul 23, 2014 11:59

[Utah] Salt Lake County may regulate e-cigarettes

Salt Lake County may become the second county in Utah to regulate e-cigarettes, a strategy that could result in a confusing patchwork of policies ...may adopt stricter standards, depending on the results of a fact-finding study now underway, Edwards said
Salt Lake Tribune
added Jun 6, 2014 06:05
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