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[Korea - South] Association between Electronic Cigarette Use and Asthma among High School Students in South Korea [FULL FREE TEXT]

EC users have an increased association with asthma and are more likely to have had days absent from school due to severe asthma symptoms. In conclusion, the results indicate that EC use may be a risk factor for asthma. The results may be useful in develop
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Mar 8, 2016 22:16
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[Asia, India] Maha govt's campaign against secondhand smoke affecting children's health receives WLF applause

World Lung Foundation (WLF) today complimented the government of Maharashtra on a new mass media campaign, which warns people about the deadly effects of secondhand smoke (SHS) on children. The campaign, “Tobacco Is Eating Your Baby Alive,” uses graphic
Pharmabiz.com (in)
added Dec 9, 2015 14:10
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[UK] Asthma cure 'could happen in five or six years' after scientists discover cause

Experts have identified a gene which is triggered by allergens, cigarette smoke and car fumes which could be deactivated
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 23, 2015 09:52
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‘BOOM!’ Obama’s ‘personal’ story of climate change gets smoked

Secondhand smoke does indeed aggravate asthma, but don’t tell that to the president who has a “climate change” agenda to sound the alarm about.
Twitchy
added Apr 9, 2015 00:04
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[North Carolina] DRYE: Smoke-free Law Continues to Return Benefits After Five Years

"During the first year of the law, North Carolina saw a 21 percent drop in average weekly emergency department visits for heart attacks. Further studies demonstrate the law has improved air quality in North Carolina restaurants and bars and reduced emerg
Stanly (NC) News & Press
added Dec 30, 2014 13:53
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[Texas] Letter: A single mom tells her smoke-related story

When I got home from work, I had to change clothes in the garage and shower because my son was highly allergic to the smoke on my clothes. So to answer their question, that’s what kind of single mom, or single parent, who works in a bar. One who is wil
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Aug 10, 2014 17:54
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Electronic cigarettes may cause, worsen respiratory diseases, among youth, study finds

Electronic cigarettes may cause or worsen acute respiratory diseases, including asthma and bronchitis, among youth, according to a new study by RTI International Researchers examined particles emitted by e-cigarettes to understand what a user inhales an
Research Triangle Institute / RTI International
added May 5, 2014 20:23
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Effect of smoke-free legislation on perinatal and child health: a systematic review and meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoke-free legislation is associated with substantial reductions in preterm births and hospital attendance for asthma. Together with the health benefits in adults, this study provides strong support for WHO recommendations to create smoke-free environmen
Science Direct
added Apr 7, 2014 12:46
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VIDEO: What is third hand smoke and how can it be avoided?

"There's evidence now that third-hand smoke is a risk factor in children like chronic ear infections and chronic respiratory infections, and if your clothes reek of smoke and your hair reeks of smoke, your little child who has asthma is going to get an as
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Nov 16, 2013 01:00
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[New York] Less Secondhand Smoke for Kids

A new study shows a drop in the number of kids without asthma being exposed. ... “In kids that don't have asthma the rates of secondhand smoke exposure are going down but in kids with asthma the rates of secondhand smoke exposure have stayed the same th
WKBW-TV Channel 7 (Buffalo, NY)
added Sep 5, 2013 09:34
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