Month: May 2013

Local mothers urged to quit smoking

Midwives in Lagan Valley Hospital are urging local mothers to stub out the cigarettes and go smoke free during their pregnancy. Recent statistics have shown that about 15% of mothers smoke during their pregnancy. The shock figure reflects the general…

GCCC trustees hear tobacco-free proposal

Garden City Community College Board of Trustees next month will decide whether to have a completely tobacco-free campus. Moises Mora, Student Government Association president, provides SGA recommendations for banning all tobacco products, including chewing tobacco, Tuesday evening at the scheduled…