Tobacco Results in The News
All countries are facing the dangers and health challenges presented by tobacco. This page follows breaking news of all sorts that has to do with tobacco in all parts of the world.
Posted 19 June 2013 | 2:44 am
Alaska DispatchDrug Free Schools Coalition: Prosecute marijuana farmers, sellers
Drug Free Schools Coalition: Prosecute marijuana farmers, sellers. David G. EvansThe Christian Science Monitor. June 18, 2013. Email Print Text Size -A +A. OPINION: Anyone who is cultivating, selling, or distributing marijuana is violating the federal ...
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Posted 18 June 2013 | 11:33 pmMHS Grad Wins TATU Scholarship
As a member of the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition, Lynch has been active in speaking out about the hazards of smoking and using tobacco products. Lynch says she believes second-hand smoke caused her grandfather's lung cancer. Lynch will attend ...
Posted 16 June 2013 | 9:16 amTobacco free coalition's Ryan Sheahan: A gift to treasure: quitting smoking
Dear Editor: For many families, this Father's Day is a time to fire up the grill or treat dad to a Sunday morning brunch. Whatever a family's tradition may be, we recognize this as a time to say thank you to dads everywhere. Unfortunately, there are ...
Posted 15 June 2013 | 4:04 amKandiyohi County park beaches are tobacco-free
West Central Tribune
WILLMAR -- With temperatures finally warming up, the Kandiyohi County Drug Free Communities Coalition is putting the finishing touches in place to alert the public that Kandiyohi County park beaches are tobacco-free. Advertisement. The County Board of ...
Posted 12 June 2013 | 5:11 amHoly Family student wins Tobacco-Free Coalition bumper sticker contest
Zoey Wiley, 6, won first place in a bumper sticker design contest hosted by the Tobacco-Free Coalition of Adams, Jefferson, and Franklin Counties for Reject All Tobacco (R.A.T.). The contest was open for students from kindergarten through third grade.
Posted 11 June 2013 | 10:06 pmSanta Rosa County Tobacco-Free Coalition holds meeting
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
The Santa Rosa County Tobacco-Free Coalition will hold its next meeting on Thursday, June 20, at 4 p.m. at the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County, 5527 Stewart Street in Milton. This meeting will discuss progress made in policy areas and ...
Posted 11 June 2013 | 8:46 pmTobacco Free Kansas Coalition statewide meeting set
KHI News Service
TOPEKA — The annual statewide meeting of the Tobacco Free Kansas Coalition is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday at the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka (map). Linda DeCoursey, director of the coalition, said the group's primary goals for the coming ...
Posted 29 May 2013 | 6:29 pmMHN Interview: Encouraging Smoke-Free Buildings in NYC
MHN speaks to Rachelle Rochelle, borough manager of the Brooklyn Smoke-Free Partnership, part of the NYC Coalition for a Smoke-Free City, about how the Coalition educates property managers about why they should consider going smoke-free in their ...
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Posted 24 May 2013 | 8:52 amCounselor receives tobacco-free award
Jennifer Berdan, Amherst Middle School counselor and AODA coordinator, received an Appreciation Award from the Central Wisconsin Tobacco Free Coalition at a recent meeting of the Tomorrow River School Board. The Central Wisconsin Tobacco Free ...
Posted 22 May 2013 | 8:34 am
TreehuggerHealth agencies go smoke-free
Focusing on three evidence-based strategies, the coalition initiatives promote smoke-free workplaces, tobacco-free school grounds and educate youth on the effects of tobacco advertising on their health and well-being. It has already been established ...
Cutting $3 million from TPC budget will result in future health care costsNews Sentinel
Minnesota Tobacco Tax Increase is Big Win for Kids and HealthMarketWatch (press release)
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