Headlines Tagged with Wisconsin — 5,184 headlines found
It's been known for years that diacetyl destroys lungs. So why is it still harming coffee workers and allowed in e-cigarettes? Read the Gasping for Action series by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Raquel Rutledge on the hazards of diacetyl and othe
May 6, 2016 Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added May 6, 2016 11:21
"UW-Madison's smoke-free policy, like many smoke-free policies, was written prior to electronic smoking devices becoming common. So our policy was essentially silent on the issue. What we found was that we had a patchwork of interpretations going on."
May 2, 2016 Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added May 2, 2016 19:37
Flasch was the main presenter at a workshop on smoking and vaping geared toward youth ages 12 and older at Northside Library...Kenosha has the highest smoking rate in the state, Flasch said...the tobacco industry is transitioning to e-cigarettes and vapin
Apr 10, 2016 Kenosha (WI) News
added Apr 10, 2016 16:57
Adileen Sii, a junior at Lincoln High School and a state board member of Wisconsin’s FACT, a youth tobacco prevention movement, will speak at a national tobacco prevention summit in Albuquerque, New Mexico, this month.
Apr 6, 2016 Wisconsin Rapids (WI) Daily Tribune
added Apr 6, 2016 22:14
To learn more about local tobacco prevention and control efforts in Milwaukee, contact the Wisconsin African American Tobacco Prevention Network (WAATPN) at https://www.facebook.com/waatpn/.
Apr 2, 2016 Milwaukee (WI) Courier
added Apr 3, 2016 16:11
In Wisconsin, advocates for the rule include fire chiefs, the Wisconsin Asthma Coalition in West Allis, American Lung Association in Brookfield, Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment in northwest Milwaukee and the University of Wisconsin Cente
Mar 12, 2016 Wisconsin Gazette
added Mar 18, 2016 22:51
There does not seem to be much appetite in the Wisconsin Legislature to copy California and Hawaii on this policy. But individual municipalities could do it, as many did with workplace smoking bans before that became a statewide policy. It would be inter
Mar 11, 2016 Wausau (WI) Daily Herald
added Mar 14, 2016 19:15
As a nursing student, I am very concerned with the exposure of secondhand smoking that continues to affect a huge part of our community despite the inaction and enforcement of the Wisconsin’s statewide smoke-free air law.
Feb 18, 2016 La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Feb 18, 2016 12:19
This Valentine's Day, my FACT group and I wrote a bunch of tobacco facts on Post-it cards and hung them up on the wall in the shape of the word FACT. I hope by continuing to educate our peers about the harmful effects of tobacco, we’ll eventually reach
Feb 17, 2016 Manitowoc (WI) Herald Times Reporter
added Feb 18, 2016 17:48
For the first time, state health officials are requiring local municipalities to track the sale of liquid nicotine and e-cigarettes under the Wisconsin WINS program. When young volunteers attempted to purchase these products in the city of Madison, they
Feb 9, 2016 Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Feb 9, 2016 23:43