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ALBANY | The state Assembly last Wednesday approved a bill that would raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Maria Lyons is tired of the smoke. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The use of e-cigarettes in schools continues to increase, even as traditional smoking declines among students in New York state. Read more

The Sun

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Mauro Grigollo

PLATTSBURGH | Use of electronic cigarettes has been added to New York state’s ban on smoking in public indoor spaces and certain outdoor spaces where smoking is prohibited. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The movement to snuff out adolescent smoking has reached Essex County. Read more

The Sun

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Mauro Grigollo

Under the New York Clean Indoor Air Law, New Yorkers have been successfully protected from the risks of secondhand exposure to combustible cigarette smoke when we work, shop, and dine at a restaurant. The health of New Yorkers could again be at risk. Read more

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MONTPELIER — “E-cigarettes are not harmless.” That is the message youth advocates from Our Voices Xposed (OVX) hope state lawmakers hear loud and clear on Feb 9 as part of a youth rally and march on the Vermont State Capitol. Read more

The Vermont Eagle