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Survey: E-Cigs Surpass Regular Cigarette Use In Teens

Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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Study: Hookah Smoking Rapidly Gaining Popularity Among American Teens

A local doctors says many people believe hookah is a safer alternative to cigarettes — but it’s not.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

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Wayne State Could Soon Become Smoke-Free Campus

Several students have complained that the school’s “25-feet smoking rule” is not being followed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2014

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E-Cigarettes Ignite Debate Over Regulation, Sales

Banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to kids may seem like a no-brainer, yet a number of health advocacy groups oppose legislation that does just that.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2014

Bill Would Allow Smoking At More Outdoor Seating Areas

Legislation introduced last month would roll back a provision of Michigan’s smoking ban to allow smokers to light up at outdoor seating for bars and restaurants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2013

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CDC: E-Cigarette Use Doubles Among Students

There are some scary new numbers out from the government on how many kids are using e-cigarettes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

Karmanos Offers Low-Cost Cancer Screenings For Smokers

There’s a new program to help current and former smokers get screened for lung cancer.

07/22/2013

Tobacco Use Penalties Delayed

Yet another delay in the federal health care overhaul may be good news for smokers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2013

Woman Suffers Severe Burns While Lighting Cigarette

A Walled Lake woman is in critical condition after accidentally setting herself on fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2013

Health System To Screen Job Seekers For Nicotine

Flint-based McLaren Health Care has instituted a no-nicotine policy for all job applicants, testing them for tobacco use as part of the drug screening process.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

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