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On This Day: Chiang Kai-shek becomes chairman of China

In 1997, major tobacco companies agreed to a settlement in a class-action lawsuit by 60,000 flight attendants who said second-hand smoke made them ill. About a week earlier, tobacco executives admitted that tobacco causes lung cancer and other diseases.
added Oct 12, 2018 00:35

Lung volumes identify an at-risk group in persons with prolonged secondhand tobacco smoke exposure but without [FREE FULL TEXT]

The forced expiratory volume in 1s (FEV1), forced vital capacity (FVC) and their ratio (FEV1/FVC) commonly define airflow obstruction... In those at risk for obstruction due to SHS exposure but with preserved spirometry, higher RV/TLC identifies a su
British Medical Journal
added Jun 19, 2018 00:24

[Florida] Miami attorney, Coral Gable attorney suspended over conflicts of interests in long-running tobacco litigation

an April 11 Florida Supreme Court order over alleged conflicts of interest involving current and former clients in a long-running tobacco case... The 30-day suspensions of Miami attorney Philip Maurice Gerson and Coral Gables attorney Steven Kent Hunter w
Florida Record (U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform)
added Jun 5, 2018 23:25

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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California Consortium for Thirdhand Smoke > Frequently Asked Questions

What is THS? Thirdhand smoke (THS) is the contamination that persists in the air and on surfaces after smoking has stopped. Smoking a cigarette generates two kinds of tobacco smoke: mainstream smoke that is inhaled by the smoker and sidestream smoke fro
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 7, 2018 18:12
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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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Summer Recreation Draws Public Attention to Outdoor Smoking Policies

New Data Measures Americans' Feelings about Smoking in Public Spaces
PR Newswire
added Jul 21, 2010 00:00
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Beliefs About the Health Effects of "Thirdhand" Smoke and Home Smoking (Full Text PDF)

DOI: 10.1542/peds.2008-2184 Pediatrics 2009;123;e74-e79
added Jan 22, 2009 00:00
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