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[Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: E-cigarette ads targeted at teens is a corrupt model

Earlier this year, we called on the {FDA] to amp up investigations and regulations concerning electronic cigarettes — and it appears they may finally be doing so. PAX Labs denies ever purposely targeting teens, but recent reports find that 7 in 10 teens
Deseret News
added Sep 15, 2018 04:01
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[Utah] Jay Evensen: It's time to nip the e-cigarette epidemic in the bud

: Disruptive technology has hit the cigarette industry. That doesn’t mean the industry’s tactics have changed much in 60 years, it just means old tobacco industry regulars are being replaced by something more hip and modern, and with a product to smoke t
Deseret News
added Sep 15, 2018 03:59
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Utah vape shop owner sticks to helping smokers quit, says adults like flavors, too

"People want to get away from the taste of tobacco," said Lewie Lambros, director of the Utah Smoke Free Association and co-owner at Vapor Dreams, a popular vape shop in Bountiful. He said the industry offers thousands of flavor combinations and it is the
Deseret News
added Sep 14, 2018 01:38
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Group suing Utah over medical marijuana initiative no longer says it would violate Mormon religious beliefs

If Proposition 2 is approved by voters, the lawsuit says, medical marijuana users would be elevated above tobacco users under the law. “The creation of a class of cannabis-using tenants who cannot be denied housing by Utah property owners and who are fre
Salt Lake Tribune
added Aug 26, 2018 18:32
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[Arizona, Utah] AUDIO: Earth Notes: Wild Tobacco

Wild tobacco is markedly different from its cultivated cousin...is being grown in field trials in northern Arizona and Utah. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology are studying wild tobacco because it’s closely related to potatoes,
KNAU (NPR, Flagstaff, AZ)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:02
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[Utah] Janda: Going smoke-free saves lives and money

Polls show that most local voters support clean indoor air. If the ballot initiative campaign is successful, Mesquite will join the ranks of communities worldwide that put public health first and protect their residents and visitors from preventable deat
The Spectrum (St. George, UT)
added Jun 19, 2018 00:07
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[Utah] Jobs vs. health; heated Mesquite City Council meeting tackles risks of smoking ban

City Council members were persuaded Wednesday that a proposed ban on smoking in public places would have a negative financial impact on the city... If the Mesquite residents championing the Mesquite Clean Air Initiative gain enough signatures on a petiti
St George (UT) News
added Jun 15, 2018 07:53
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University of Utah Campus Goes Tobacco Free

Following a formal review by an ad hoc committee of the University of Utah’s Academic Senate, the U campus is officially going tobacco free. Starting July 1, 2018, no tobacco delivery system of any kind will be allowed on university grounds. Some U stude
The Daily Utah Chronicle
added Jun 8, 2018 13:29
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[Utah] Casinos without the smoke? Mesquite citizen group aims to ban smoking in public places

Citing reasons like the danger of secondhand smoke, the group of citizens with the Mesquite Clean Indoor Air Initiative Petition Committee is seeking to get an ordinance passed through the City of Mesquite to ban smoking in public places. The City of Mes
St George (UT) News
added Jun 1, 2018 21:23
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If US Were Like Utah, There Would Be 22 Million Fewer Smokers

24/7 Wall St. examined smoking rates in the United States that were provided by the CDC to determine how many fewer smokers there would be in this country if the smoking rate was the same as Utah’s. While it would be difficult to replicate Utah’s conditi
24/7 Wall Street
added May 29, 2018 15:48
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