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[Maryland] Opinion: Gambling on Baltimore's e-cigarette bill is bad for health and business

It is hard to understand the rationale of the Baltimore City Council in passing a law that prohibits the use of e-cigarettes in all workplaces but carves out an exception for restaurants, bars and casinos. This action not only seems to contradict Marylan
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Nov 25, 2014 10:30

[Alabama] Proposed city smoking ban to get second look

Changes likely will be made to a proposed citywide ban on smoking in Montgomery, the mayor and city council members said. A proposed ordinance currently would ban smoking in all enclosed public places, including bars and private clubs.
Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Nov 3, 2014 21:10

Impact of stepwise introduction of smoke-free legislation on population rates of acute myocardial infarction deaths in Flanders, Belgium

Smoking ban interventions are associated with reductions in the population rate of myocardial mortality, with public health gains even before and during the middle-aged period of life.
added Aug 24, 2014 13:17

[Florida] OUR VIEW: Ban Smoking At Mizner Park

We call on Growth Properties to grow into the year 2014 and follow the footsteps of hotel chains, restaurant chains and other shopping centers and ban smoking once and for all. Might you push away some tourists and customers? Yes. But will you attract ne
added Aug 11, 2014 15:44

[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

[Texas] Here's where you can still smoke in Houston

This week word came that Houston’s public parks, golf courses and pools will be smoke-free zones come September. Parks and Recreation Department Director Joe Turner announced the new policy at a City Council Quality of Life Committee meeting Wednesday.
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 29, 2014 01:53

AUDIO: Will the Russian ban on smoking work?

topics the Voice of Russia's EcoPlus are discussed in this second programme on smoking in Russia with Alexander Lioutyi , Corporate Affairs Director of Russian Division at British American Tobacco and Dmitry Petropolsky, deputy head of International proje
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:06

[Kentucky] State Supreme Court: Health boards can’t ban smoking

The decision was a stiff blow to health officials who see smoking as the primary factor in making Kentucky one of the least healthy states, and have sought state and local smoking bans to limit exposure to second-hand smoke. It struck down a ban in Bull
Richmond (KY) Register
added Jun 20, 2014 12:46

Baltimore hookah bars contain elevated levels of carbon monoxide and air nicotine

Smoking waterpipes, or hookahs, creates hazardous concentrations of indoor air pollution and poses increased risk from diminished air quality for both employees and patrons of waterpipe bars, according to a new study from the Institute for Global Tobacco
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 1, 2014 22:43

France looks set to ban e-cigarettes in public

The country’s Health Minister Marisol Touraine has previously given plenty of hints that she intends to introduce a law to crack down on the use of the devices. This week she made her intentions clear. “I am favourable to the banning [of e-cigarettes] i
The Local France (fr)
added Apr 30, 2014 10:45
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