PACT Notes – October 19, 2018

PACT Notes – October 19, 2018

PACT Notes October 19th, 2018 E-Cigarette Use on the Rise Among Erie County Students GoErie.com reports on e-cigarette use among teens in Erie County. Use among Erie County teens has increased significantly in recent years, even though federal law prevents the sale of...
PACT Notes – October 12, 2018

PACT Notes – October 12, 2018

PACT Notes October 12th, 2018 SPECIAL EDITION: PACT Advocacy Priorities 2019 We are very excited to announce that this year’s advocacy priorities for PACT will be: Tobacco 21 and MSA Funding for Tobacco Control Programs and Services Tobacco 21 Campaign Goal:...
PACT Notes October 5, 2018

PACT Notes October 5, 2018

PACT Notes October 5th, 2018 Wolf Administration Warns of Dangers of E-cigarettes for Teens The Wolf Administration is urging teens and their parents, educators and health care providers to be aware of the dangers of vaping or using e-cigarettes as the number of teens...
PACT Notes September 28, 2018

PACT Notes September 28, 2018

PACT Notes September 28th, 2018 SmartTalk: Teen E-cigarette Use The American Lung Association expressed concern about the possible health consequences of e-cigarettes and lack of government oversight of the products. Joining Smart Talk on Wednesday to discuss...
PACT Notes September 21, 2018

PACT Notes September 21, 2018

PACT Notes September 21st, 2018 FDA Launches New, Comprehensive Campaign to Warn Kids About the Dangers of E-cigarette Use In the latest of a series of actions to address the epidemic of youth e-cigarette use, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration launched The Real...
PACT Notes September 14, 2018

PACT Notes September 14, 2018

PACT Notes September 14th, 2018 Allegheny County Representatives Call for Prohibiting Statewide Indoor Smoking in Workplaces The Veterans of Foreign Wars clubhouse in Morningside is one of hundreds of establishments in Allegheny County where state law allows people to...