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[Illinois, Wisconsin] Badgers football: Illini coach Tim Beckman apparently used tobacco during game

Illinois football coach Tim Beckman apologized for using chewing tobacco during Saturday's game at the University of Wisconsin, a minor NCAA violation. "That’s a bad habit of mine. I apologize for that," Beckman said. "I guess it’s the stress. But there
Wisconsin State Journal
added Oct 7, 2012 17:30
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[Wisconsin] Editorial: Smoking ban helps clear the air at home

More than two years after the statewide smoking ban was in place, researchers are finding the ban did more than banish realities of smoke-filled restaurants and bars. It's making positive changes in residents' health at home, too.
Oshkosh (WI) Northwestern
added Sep 4, 2012 20:07
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[Wisconsin] Secondhand smoke exposure down since smoking ban, UW study says

A new study shows secondhand smoke exposure has dropped since the state enacted a smoking ban in July 2010. But there does not yet appear to be evidence that the law has led to a reduction in smoking prevalence in Wisconsin, according to the peer-reviewe
Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Aug 28, 2012 08:39
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[Wisconsin] Douglas County Board approves ban on smokeless tobacco use by employees

The County Board in Superior has voted to ban the use of snuff, snus, or leaf tobacco when working on county time.
WHBL 1330 (Sheboygan, WI)
added May 25, 2012 05:46
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[Wisconsin] Hartland's trouble with the FDA's e-cigarette rules could be over — for now

VILLAGE OF HARTLAND - One day after a 70-page letter threatening a lawsuit from Hartland officials was delivered to the Food and Drug Administration, the federal agency announced it would shift its regulatory focus away from e-cigarettes, possibly signal
Lake Country Now
added Aug 1, 2017 19:02
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[Wisconsin] Big Tobacco Targets the Black Community

Native Americans and White adults are the highest consumers of tobacco products in America. Yet, tobacco advertisements are found 10 times more in the Black community than anywhere else in the nation. In America, 18.3% of Black Adults are tobacco smokers
Milwaukee (WI) Courier
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
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[Wisconsin] Journal Times editorial: E-cigarettes under a cloud

Further scientific testing needs to be done — including tests on the possible ill effects of “second-hand” effects from e-cigarettes. But the Harvard study has put e-cigarette users on notice that vaping is not as benign as its advocates would have had
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Dec 14, 2015 02:19
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[Wisconsin] PHOTOS: Vape shops at the forefront of e-cigarette boom

Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Oct 21, 2015 15:32
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[Wisconsin] State smoking ban turns five

A Public Opinion Strategies poll from 2014 found that 86 percent of Wisconsin voters approve of the law, compared with 75 percent approval in 2011. Nine out of 10 Wisconsinites report going out to bars and restaurants the same or more often since the la
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jul 22, 2015 00:47
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[New York, Wisconsin] Dr. Zorba: Woman wants to help husband stop smoking

Now, I’m not suggesting you put your husband in prison to get him to quit smoking, but I am suggesting you show him this information. In my home state of Wisconsin, nearly one in five still smoke. A pack-a-day habit costs nearly $3,000 every yea
Buffalo (NY) News
added Nov 15, 2014 09:09
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