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By Kali Kavouklis on November 21st, 2014 | Last updated: November 21, 2014 at 12:54 pm
“We’re encouraging people to make a quit attempt, and we’re going to be able to provide to them any of the services that they need to help them,” Nichols said.
By Cristina Mendez on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:15 pm
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County Commissioner Robert Hutchinson is drafting an ordinance to place regulations on e-cigarettes, a nicotine-vapor-based alternative to tobacco cigarettes. The regulations would include a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes to minors.
By Emily Cardinali on November 13th, 2013 | Last updated: November 14, 2013 at 3:36 pm
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The effects of the Florida Legislature’s recent “bong ban” on Gainesville are still unclear. There have not been any tangible changes in arrests for illegal drug use or the public image of marijuana.
By Beatrice Dupuy on September 4th, 2013 | Last updated: September 4, 2013 at 7:53 am
Flagler County recently passed a new smoke-free hiring policy that not everyone agrees with.
By WUFT News on August 14th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:54 pm
The University of Florida became a tobacco free campus on July 1, 2010. Tobacco use is be prohibited on all university-owned properties, including the main campus, Eastside Campus on Waldo Road, P.-K. Yonge Developmental Research School and Shands Healthcare facilities [...]
By Miguel Lopez on March 23rd, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 1:21 pm
As part of National Kick butts day, Marion County students will take a stand against tobacco. Students Working Against Tobacco will team up with anti-tobacco activist Chad Bullock to host a four day event across Marion County. Marion County Health [...]