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Youth Access to E-Cigs

05-13-2014 in category: Uncategorized

Regulation and Youth Access
Electronic cigarettes are not currently regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, meaning there is no way to know what chemicals they contain and in what amounts. These products are currently exempt from marketing and flavoring restrictions, often glamorizing the product.  Non-regulation also means that electronic cigarettes are exempt from laws [...]

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Tobacco Free Parks

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2014 Grand Forks Park District Tobacco Study
The Grand Forks Tobacco Free Coalition with support from the Grand Forks Public Health Department and funding from BreatheND-Saving Lives, Saving Money is releasing the results of a study showing community attitudes and perceptions towards a Comprehensive Tobacco-Free Parks Policy.
The scientific study surveyed 618 adults in the community to [...]

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Now, more than ever, research is mounting about the dangers of tobacco use. In fact, we know that tobacco use is the single most preventable cause of death and disease in our society. . . read more