The Norman Transcript

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July 3, 2012

University of Oklahoma campus completely smoke free

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NORMAN —

Smokers in the OU community have a variety of free cessation classes and tools available through the university, Norman Regional Hospital and others.

Though the smoking ban is here to stay, the policy will be evaluated after about a year of implementation.

“The lead time of a year is based on the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control,” Raskob said. “I’m confident that complaints or other issues which arise will be dealt with appropriately.”

For more information on free quitting resources, visit healthysooners.ouhsc. edu/tobacco/default.aspx.

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