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UK prof’s work tackles E-cigarette usage among college students

Designed to help higher education institutions address the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products on campuses, a new white paper published by the American College Health Association provides expert advice from University of Kentucky faculty member Melinda Ickes

Montgomery County Schools the latest district to sue e-cigarette companies

The Montgomery County Board of Education has filed a lawsuit against manufacturers, distributors and sellers of electronic-cigarettes and vaping products.

Bullitt County Schools suing e-cigarette manufacturers

Bullitt County Public Schools became the first school system in Kentucky to sue e-cigarette manufacturers for allegedly causing a youth vaping epidemic

Dept. of Public Health investigates vaping-related illnesses

The Kentucky Department for Public Health is monitoring and investigating several cases that are related to e-cigarette use or vaping.

Michigan becomes 1st state to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Michigan on Wednesday became the first state in the country to ban flavored e-cigarettes, as concerns continue to grow over the potential dangers of vaping.

FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authority

Hundreds of electronic cigarette brands will have to seek federal permission to stay on the market under new rules that have the potential to upend a multi-billion dollar industry attempting to position itself as an alternative to traditional cigarettes.

E-cigarette tech takes off as regulation looms

E-cigarette technology is taking off and federal officials say the race to innovate could make creating standards the devices more difficult in the future.

Lexington-Fayette County Considers E-Cig Ban

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council has scheduled a Thursday vote for adding electronic smoking devices to the city's public indoor-smoking ban.

Liquid nicotine exposures up sharply among kids

Poison control workers say that as the e-cigarette industry has boomed, the number of children exposed to the liquid nicotine that gives hand-held vaporizing gadgets their kick also is spiking.

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Upcoming events for Fayette County students

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UPDATE: Campton water plant stabilizing, residents advised to keep conserving

No water or low pressure is anticipated to affect residents across the county.