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STEMI incidence falls in Southern Switzerland after smoking ban implemented

She concluded: “Introduction of the smoking ban in public places induced a significant and long-lasting reduction in the incidence of STEMI among the overall population of Canton Ticino in Switzerland. The greatest impact was seen in women ≥65 years old.
European Society of Cardiology
added Sep 1, 2013 02:21
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STEMI incidence falls in southern Switzerland after smoking ban implemented

The study found a significant and long-lasting reduction in the incidence of STEMI hospitalisations in the overall population of Canton Ticino after the smoking ban was implemented.
EurekAlert
added Aug 31, 2013 12:19
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Ex-supermodel starved herself, chain-smoked and used drugs to be skinny

Otis often claimed she did Jazzercise workouts and lifted weights three days a week, when in reality, she exercised a minimum of two hours a day every single day, and subsisted on a diet of cigarettes and coffee. As a result, the 5-foot-10, blue-eyed bea
Examiner.com (National)
added Aug 22, 2013 16:19
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No-smoking law in Colorado casinos led to fewer ambulance calls

Nancy Brown, CEO of the American Heart Association. "We applaud Colorado lawmakers for protecting casino workers and patrons and encourage more states and Native American tribes to follow suit." The study did not have information on outcomes of the ambul
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Aug 10, 2013 11:24
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[Colorado] New Study: Ambulance Calls Fall After Casinos Go Smoke-Free

This study is further evidence why smoke-free laws should apply to all workplaces and public places – including restaurants, bars and casinos – and protect all workers and customers. No one should have to put their health at risk in order to earn a paych
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 8, 2013 05:54
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New Study Finds Implementation of Smoke-Free Casinos Can Prevent Medical Emergencies

Researchers Say Extending Smoke-Free Legislation to Casinos Can Reduce the Acute Effects of Secondhand Smoke Exposure
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 8, 2013 05:49
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New Study: Ambulance Calls Fall After Casinos Go Smoke-Free

“The message to policymakers is clear: stop granting casino exemptions. They lead to a substantial number of people being sent to the hospital, often at taxpayer expense, something that is completely preventable,” said lead author Stanton Glantz, PhD, p
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 6, 2013 15:07
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No Smoking in Casinos, Fewer Ambulance Calls

* Extension of smoke-free laws to casinos led to decreases in ambulance calls to the gambling venues that were similar to what had been seen for other sites. * Point out that currently only 19 states and Puerto Rico require state-related casinos be be s
MedPage Today
added Aug 6, 2013 14:53
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Smoking Ban In Casinos Linked To Fewer Calls For Ambulances : Shots - Health News : NPR

Glantz and a colleague scrutinized 13 years worth of ambulance call data from Colorado. In particular, they focused on Gilpin County — the high-country home to more than two dozen casinos within about 3 square miles. The researchers compared the number of
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 6, 2013 14:41
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No-smoking law in Colorado casinos led to fewer ambulance calls

Researchers say the smoking ban in casinos limited second-hand smoke exposure to nonsmokers and may have encouraged some smokers to quit. American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown calls on more states and cities to pass strong smoke-free laws that incl
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Aug 6, 2013 14:37
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