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Secondhand Smoke May Impact Flight Attendants Long Term

Flight attendants exposed to secondhand smoke experienced worsened quality of life, respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary function abnormalities, according to early results from the Flight Attendant Lung Health Study.
MedPage Today
added May 22, 2017 23:58

LETTER: PATTY YOUNG: Secondhand smoke exposure needs more research

I know for a fact that the flight attendants who flew their trips in the tobacco smoke era have the highest incidence of breast cancer as a group in the U.S. What a tragic red flag this is for what tobacco smoke does, and no one is asking these women any
Dallas Morning News blogs
added Dec 27, 2013 22:06

[Florida] Prominent Tobacco Attorney Philip Gerson Fights Discipline Case

Prominent Miami tobacco attorney Philip Gerson and co-counsel Steven Hunter are fighting the Florida Bar’s argument that they should be suspended for 30 days for allegedly acting against clients’ interests in a secondhand smoke case. The bar argues Gerso
added Nov 28, 2017 17:19

Second-Hand Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Severity of Influenza in Hospitalized Children

Children with SHS exposure who are hospitalized with influenza have more severe illness. Efforts are needed to immunize this population against influenza, and eliminate children's exposure to SHS.
Science Direct
added Oct 12, 2012 08:18

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017

On Oct. 10, In 1997, tobacco companies agreed to a settlement in a class-action lawsuit by 60,000 flight attendants who said second-hand smoke made them ill.
added Oct 10, 2017 20:35

Stale Secondhand Smoke Impairs Endothelial Function

Family Practice News
added May 16, 2012 12:34

Smoke-free Air Laws Effective at Protecting Children from Secondhand Smoke

Kansas City infoZine
added Jun 14, 2010 00:00

[Texas] Q&A with anti-smoking crusader Patty Young

Dallas Morning News
added Mar 5, 2007 00:00
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Associations between respiratory illnesses and secondhand smoke exposure in flight attendants: A cross-sectional analysis of the Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute Survey.

Environ Health. 2011 Sep 24;10(1):81.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
added Nov 18, 2011 00:00
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Tobacco Smoke Mediated Induction of Sinonasal Microbial Biofilms

PLoS ONE 6(1): e15700. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015700
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jan 7, 2011 00:00
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