Long Beach Receives C Grade for Tobacco Policies

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California leads the nation in its tobacco control policies, but in a community-by-community breakdown, Los Angeles and Long Beach only get Cs, the American Lung Association said yesterday in its State of Tobacco Control 2018 report.


Gov. Brown Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

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Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that raises the tobacco purchase age to 21 years, his office announced Wednesday.


BREATHE LA’s ‘No to Tobacco’ Program Works to Reduce Teen Tobacco Use in Long Beach

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BREATHE California of Los Angeles County is utilizing some of their funds to host assemblies at schools throughout LA County this summer as part of their “No to Tobacco” prevention program.


Long Beach Joins Other Cities in Proposing E-Cigarette Regulation

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A Long Beach City Council agenda item proposed for tonight's meeting seeks to restrict the way e-cigarette users use their vaporizers in public, as cities across the nation and world question the supposed benefits they provide chronic cigarette smokers...