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[USA] Smoke-free multiunit housing: a review of the scientific literature

Future research on smoke-free MUH policy...could further inform public health planning, policy and practice. Despite these gaps, the current literature provides sufficient evidence for action to eliminate SHS exposure in MUH.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 8, 2015 01:41
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Secondhand smoke emission levels in waterpipe cafes in Doha, Qatar

Elevated levels of particulate pollution were found in waterpipe cafes in Doha, Qatar, potentially endangering the health of employees and patrons. To protect the public from the dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke, and to change social norms around tobac
Tobacco Control
added Jan 8, 2015 01:39
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[Canada] Alberta Privacy Commissioner asks Alberta Health and Alberta Justice to release tobacco lawsuit records

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC) issued three orders on Wednesday giving the government 50 days to produce...The documents are being requested by CBC News and lawyers for tobacco companies under freedom of information (FOIP)
Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Jan 7, 2015 23:35
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EDITORIAL: If Kentucky lives matter, let's go smoke-free

Heroin may seem like a nasty invader, while tobacco, well, golly, gee, it's part of the family. But nothing prematurely kills more Kentuckians than smoking cigarettes. Lawmakers who believe that Kentucky lives matter will vote to make Kentucky smoke fre
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 7, 2015 22:18
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[Louisiana] Smoking ban debate heats up in City Hall

Debate among bar owners, musicians, health advocates and e-cig vendors and smokers ignited a three-hour meeting, with a crowd spilling outside council chambers and several people shouting for a chance to speak when time for public comment ran out. Musici
Gambit Weekly
added Jan 7, 2015 22:16
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[Wisconsin] E-cigs included in Madison's smoking ban

As expected, Madison alders approved adding e-cigarettes to the city's indoor public smoking ban. There was a strong turnout from those who support e-cigs at Tuesday night's city council meeting.
WIBA AM (Madison, WI)
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
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[Wisconsin] VIDEO: E-cigarettes added to Madison smoking ban

TONIGHT THE MADISON COMMON COUNCIL ADDS ELECTRONIC-CIGARETTE DEVICES TO THE CITY'S SMOKING BAN.
Channel 3000/WISC-TV Ch. 3 (Madison, WI)
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
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RODU: E-Cigarette Denial: It Just Doesn't Work Anymore

Recently I attended a forum on e-cigarettes, sponsored by a political organization that wanted to educate its attendees about the devices. During the discussion my opponent [from the prohibitionist American Legacy Foundation] repeated the baseless claim
Heartland Institute
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
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[UK] Wojciech Szczesny fighting for Arsenal future following cigarette gaffe

Wojciech Szczesny fighting for Arsenal future following cigarette gaffe as Arsene Wenger eyes goalkeeper signing Wojciech / Szczesny will receive a heavy fine for smoking in showers / Szczesny has infuriated members of Arsenal's first-team squad
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
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[New York] Hackensack Officials Consider Raising Age For Tobacco Purchases To 21

Hackensack City Manager David Troast told 1010 WINS’ Rebecca Granet the council is working to make the right choice for the city. “I think the entire council believes that smoking is not something that is a good thing to do, but is it our role to preven
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
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