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[Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: FDA must consider regulating nicotine in e-cigarettes

The FDA has been dragging its heels on this issue, including the need for warnings such as are required for traditional cigarette packages. That needs to change. Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said in an interview with the Associated Press that he d
Deseret News
added Apr 19, 2014 12:08

Utah again has fewest smokers in the nation

What is the difference between Utah and Kentucky? Millions of cigarettes, cancer, second-hand smoke and asthma. The latest annual survey of U.S. smokers puts Utah in a familiar position. "Utah remains the state with the lowest percentage of smokers, 12
Provo (UT) Daily Herald
added Apr 10, 2014 17:09

Jay Evensen: More cigarettes are being smuggled into Utah, but that's OK

The question is whether it's worth putting up with a little smuggling in exchange for a reduction in overall smoking rates. That should be a no-brainer. Meanwhile, evidence also suggests a lot of the young people who might have started smoking cigarette
Deseret News
added Mar 26, 2014 13:03

[Utah] E-cigarettes becoming a problem in Davis County high schools

Kids sneaking easily concealable e-cigarettes into northern Utah schools
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Mar 26, 2014 10:33

[Utah] Age Scanners For E-Cigarettes Introduced

Age scanners are coming to Utah vapor stores. They're being voluntarily implemented in response to recent accusations that e-cigarettes target under aged buyers. "The code scanner has been really nice," says I-Vape owner Grant Hiller."It really takes [aw
KUTV CBS 2 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Mar 24, 2014 08:23

E-Cigs are sending Utah’s children to the hospital at alarming rates

E-cigarettes have sent 79 children under the age of 6 to Utah hospitals in the last 3-years. “At the first of this year we have half of all of last years calls and we are less than 3 months into it. So it seems to be rising quickly as far as a pediatric
KTVX ABC4 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Mar 24, 2014 01:00

E-cigarette safety still up for debate in Utah

Utahns still have a lot of questions about their safety. E-cigarettes provide users with nicotine through a liquid solution that also contains other substances and flavorings. Because they were invented only a decade ago and are not yet regulated, whether
Cache Valley (UT) Daily
added Mar 17, 2014 23:47

[Utah] E-cigarette bill vaporized when time in legislative session ran out

After 10 substitutions and multiple debates throughout the legislative session, a bill looking to regulate electronic cigarettes was extinguished late Thursday night after a "mad dash" to push it through.
Deseret News
added Mar 15, 2014 14:18

Smokers next door? Let the renter beware in Utah

"Unless it's public housing, there is very little we can do because most apartments are privately owned," said Lori Buttars, spokesman for the Weber-Morgan department. However, smoke-free policies in apartments and condominiums are permitted under feder
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Mar 13, 2014 18:02
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[Utah] Bill raising smoking age to 21 is defeated

Utah legislators have killed a proposal that could have made their state the first to raise the age for legal tobacco purchases to 21. The bill’s sponsor, Republican state Sen. Stuart Reid, had urged support for the measure so Utah could “set the example
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 5, 2014 17:17
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