Tobacco News- September 4, 2014

The Pros and Cons of E-Cigarettes

“Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) took the bold step of asking for new regulations on e-cigarettes, tobacco-free electronic devices that have become wildly popular in the past few years.” More…

UWSP Welcomes Students to Tobacco-Free Campus

“As the first of nearly 9,500 students descend onto the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus this week, they’ll discover a campus newly free of cigarettes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes.” More…

E-Cigarette Liquid Bought on Tyneside “Potentially Harmful”

“Inside Out bought four liquid refills and sent them to a laboratory for testing. Three were clear but a fourth contained a chemical called diacetyl.” More…

Healthy People Wood County Mental Health Conference Registration Open

A variety of sessions are being offered to appeal to worksites, those serving youth, direct service providers and anyone interested in reducing the stigma surrounding mental health issues.  More information…