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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Abu Dhabi shuts 20 shops for tobacco rule violations

Municipality has shut 20 shops near mosques, educational institutions and residential areas for breaching rules and regulations and selling tobacco products...they should not be located within the premises of an educational, medical, sports, religious ins
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 30, 2015 20:01
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[Ireland] Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking

Two units of fire service from Castlebar attended after being called to the fire at 8.40pm. The blaze had started in a one-bed ward in the hospital and it is understood the room was suffered extensive damage. The general area around the room also suffered
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jun 29, 2015 13:57
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[UK] Smoke-free legislation and childhood hospitalisations for respiratory tract infections.

The introduction of national smoke-free legislation in England was associated with ∼11 000 fewer hospital admissions per year for RTIs in children.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:43
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[UK] GLANTZ: More immediate health benefits from smokefree laws: Fewer hospitalizations for respiratory tract infections in kids

“Smoke-free legislation and childhood hospitalizations for respiratory tract infections,” that is an important addition to the evidence that there are rapid health benefits following implementation of smokefree laws. This paper examines hospital admiss
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:41
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[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

SMOKING has been completely banned anywhere at Redditch's Alexandra Hospital. A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at the Alex, as well as Worcestershire Royal Hospital and Kidderminster Hospital, came into force last week.
Bromsgrove, Redditch & Droitwich Advertiser (uk)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:33
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[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital came into force today. Although each site previously had designated smoking shelters – which have now been di
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 21:47
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[UK] So where can you still vape?

The train company is the latest in a long list of organisations to ban "vaping". It joins sports stadiums, high street shops and some hospitals. The bans are controversial. In most cases, they aren't on health or legal grounds, but for the comfort of oth
BBC Online
added Jun 15, 2015 17:20
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[Georgia] Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center becomes tobacco-free June 30

In an effort to encourage health care workers to put down their cigarettes, Fort Gordon’s Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center becomes tobacco-free June 30. The hospital campus is removing its designated smoking area, and military and civilian health
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jun 11, 2015 11:55
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[California] Anti-smoking advocate's lawsuit against Glendale councilman over termination dropped

Gallegos filed a lawsuit against Glendale Adventist Medical Center for firing him after he wrote a "Letter to the Editor" to the Glendale News-Press saying that three council members voted to reduce outdoor smoking restrictions.
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jun 10, 2015 10:00
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[Australia] Inside Lawyers’ Ethics: Second Edition: CASE STUDY 1.1 THE CASE OF THE PHILANTHROPIST QC AND THE TOBACCO COMPANY (PDF)

His appointment to the board of the cancer foundation was, however, criticised because he had previously represented a prominent tobacco company in its constitutional challenge to the Australian government’s plain packaging legislation for cigarettes.
Cambridge University Press (uk)
added Jun 8, 2015 10:59
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