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Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds

Sep 16, 14 Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds

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Plus, teen tobacco use fell to new low in 2013, government statistics show See the full story at healthfinder.gov Daily News

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Creative ideas to reduce menace of tobacco – Indianapolis Star

Sep 16, 14 Creative ideas to reduce menace of tobacco – Indianapolis Star

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Creative ideas to reduce menace of tobaccoIndianapolis StarThirty reports have been issued since then, each including new evidence regarding the devastating health effects of tobacco use and secondhand tobacco exposure. The maladies extend well beyond heart and lung disease. The 2014 Surgeon General’s … See the full...

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Utah Regulators Take Enforcement Action Against Three E-Cigarette Companies

Sep 16, 14 Utah Regulators Take Enforcement Action Against Three E-Cigarette Companies

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The Utah Department of Commerce recently announced enforcement action against three e-cigarette companies for alleged violations of state consumer protection laws.  A copy of the Department’s press release is attached here:  14-08-27_dcp-e-cigarette The claims against the companies pertain to advertising that the products could be...

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Pittsburgh Mercy toughens efforts against tobacco usage – Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Sep 16, 14 Pittsburgh Mercy toughens efforts against tobacco usage – Pittsburgh Post Gazette

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Pittsburgh Mercy toughens efforts against tobacco usagePittsburgh Post GazetteAs the smoke dissipates on recent health system tobacco bans in the region, another care provider is looking to clear the air even more. Pittsburgh Mercy Health System will prohibit its employees from using tobacco products of any kind during work...

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US tobacco growers brace for tougher competition

Sep 16, 14 US tobacco growers brace for tougher competition

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DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — Starting next month, America’s remaining tobacco growers will be totally exposed to the laws of supply and demand. See the full story at Search Results – Columbus Telegram

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Columbia city councilwoman wants tobacco products restricted for those under 21 – ABC17News.com

Sep 16, 14 Columbia city councilwoman wants tobacco products restricted for those under 21 – ABC17News.com

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Columbia city councilwoman wants tobacco products restricted for those under 21ABC17News.comSlowly cities across the nation are turning to "Tobacco 21". Tobacco 21 means only those 21 and older can legally purchase cigarettes and other nicotine products. After Monday night’s council meeting Columbia is now looking...

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