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The Tobacco-Free Youth Act would raise the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21.
Schools in the Commonwealth are going tobacco free and health companies are helping out, offering metal signs at no cost to schools across the state.
The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control conducted the survey this past summer.
A state senator in Kentucky says companies should be allowed to discriminate against people who smoke.
A state lawmaker has pre-filed a bill for the upcoming legislative session that would amend a state employment discrimination law, allowing employers to refuse to hire or to fire smokers.
The Great American Smokeout on Thursday, November 15 is the perfect opportunity to talk about what is available to help Kentuckians quit and to stay quit.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) -- Due to the pending construction of the new Lexington Convention Center and changes in the exterior of the arena, Rupp...
Upsetting information about women smoking while pregnant in Kentucky.
Smoking, of any kind, with home oxygen tanks is a dangerous combination.
Governor Bevin held a bill signing for new legislation on Tuesday ensuring patient access to smoking cessation treatments, which went into effect June 29th.
More than seven in 10 people in one of the nation's largest tobacco-producing states support a statewide smoking ban for most public places.
Senate Bill 89, which would provide all Kentuckians with access to smoking cessation treatments prescribed by their physicians, will be heard in the House Health and Family Services Committee on Thursday at noon. The bill passed the Senate with a 35 to 2 vote last Wednesday.
The Senate Education Committee has approved legislation that would ban tobacco products on public school property in Kentucky and at school-sponsored activities.
New research shows cigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in southern states where smoking is more common and tobacco control policies are less strict.
State health officials are pointing to more progress in efforts to reduce Kentucky's youth smoking rate.
Officials in Middlesboro have given preliminary approval to a citywide smoking ban.
The Lexington-Fayette County Board of Health has issued its full support to Kentucky legislators for a statewide smoking ban.
Kentucky House passes proposed statewide smoking ban in state with historic ties to tobacco.
A proposed statewide smoking ban at workplaces and public buildings has picked up bipartisan support in winning approval from a Kentucky House committee.
People rallying for a smoke-free Kentucky gathered in Lexington.
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