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[Wisconsin] Survey: More Dane County Youth Vaping, Fewer Smoking Tobacco Cigarettes

Smoking tobacco cigarettes has declined among Dane County youth but use of electronic cigarettes has gone up, according to a new local survey of middle and high schoolers. The 2018 Dane County Youth Assessment comes on the heels of a national crackdown o
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:57
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[Wisconsin] MURPHY/JOHNSON: FDA crackdown on e-cigarettes is correct move

In May and June, the Common Council unanimously passed resolutions that prohibit use of e-cigarettes on City property and in public places where state law currently bans smoking and prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. It was helpful to have es
Milwaukee (WI) Community Journal
added Sep 15, 2018 03:36
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[Wisconsin] PEREZ: Writer: Anti-tobacco group backs HUD smoke-free rule

The KRW Tobacco-Free Coalition is committed to providing property owners/managers with the help needed to go smoke-free. Property managers/owners interested in free signage or resources should contact me at 262-658-8166 or yazlyn@hopecouncil.org.
Kenosha (WI) News
added Sep 12, 2018 19:41
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[Wisconsin] Green Bay mother charged with neglecting child's severe dental issues

Urine tests showed cocaine in the system of Graf’s 4-year-old and a high level of nicotine, from secondhand smoke, in Graf’s 5-year-old, according to the complaint.
WMTV - NBC15 (Madison, WI)
added Sep 6, 2018 20:39
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[Wisconsin] AUSIO: Marketing's Role In Why Millions Of Americans Still Smoke

Tom Luljak chats with Linnea Laestadius, assistant professor in UWM’s Zilber School of Public Health, and Melissa Seidl... One reason for the continued popularity is the marketing of tobacco. A UW-Milwaukee researcher has been studying the impact of that
Milwaukee Public Radio
added Aug 31, 2018 01:25
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[Wisconsin] Tobacco marketed more heavily in city's minority neighborhoods, study finds

“The evidence is increasingly clear that children who are exposed to tobacco marketing in stores are more likely to start smoking,” said Linnea Laestadius, assistant professor in the Zilber School of Public Health. Credit: UWM Photo/Pete Amland
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 7, 2018 17:08
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[Wisconsin] VIDEO: New rule prohibits smoking in public multi-unit homes

"Even if I'm living in Apartment A and I'm a non smoker, I can still have the same effects as from that person that's smoking in Apartment B because it can filter under the doorways and things like that," said Chelsie Smith of the Eau Claire City-County
WQOW ABC 18 (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 31, 2018 21:01
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New Rule Protects 18K Wisconsin Residents from Secondhand Smoke

Starting today, Wisconsin public housing residents will be protected from the dangers of secondhand smoke through a new smokefree housing rule from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that goes into effect on this date, July 30.
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 31, 2018 19:57
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[Wisconsin] Tenant: neighbors tossed cigarettes off balcony of building where fire started w/Photo

Fire victims who just found out they lost their belongings because of someone's careless use of a cigarette were allowed back inside their apartments Wednesday, nearly a week after fire engulfed the building.
WBAY-TV Ch. 2 (Green Bay, WI)
added Jul 19, 2018 21:53
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[Wisconsin] Report: Man arrested after shoving child who tried to take away cigarettes

A Kenosha man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly shoved a child and held her down after she took his cigarettes because it was against house rules for having them at a home in the 6900 block of 40th Avenue. The 32-year-old man was taken into custo
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jul 9, 2018 17:53
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