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[Pennsylvania] Altoona Regional takes aim at tobacco

Hospital bans use on property, won’t hire smokers
Altoona (PA) Mirror
added Oct 6, 2012 04:57

[West Virginia] Cabell Huntington Hospital, Marshall Health and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center have agreed to prohibit tobacco use on their property beginning Nov. 15, the day of the Great American Smokeout.

The Marshall University Health Sciences campus is going smoke-free.
WTRF-TV Ch. 7 (Wheeling, WV)
added Oct 4, 2012 08:50

[UK] Pendle hospice submits plans for smoking room for patients

PENDLESIDE Hospice has submitted plans to build two extensions, including a smoking room for patients, as part of a bid to secure a slice of £60m government funding.
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:28

[New Jersey] Seabrook House Goes Proactive On Smoking Ban

Treatment Facility Puts State Law into Practice Early
PR Newswire
added Sep 12, 2012 11:14

[UK] Chief’s call to ban smokers outside the hospital door

Nigel Hards wants to make Peterborough City Hospital all but smoke free.
Peterboroughnow (Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Aug 29, 2012 20:13

[Alabama] TRMC goes tobacco-free as part of wellness effort

A health and wellness initiative under way at Troy Regional Medical Center continues this week as the campus goes tobacco-free.
Troy (AL) Messenger
added Aug 12, 2012 17:55

China's male smokers warned of impotency threat

"Smoking is a risk factor to erectile dysfunction (ED). But this link is not so much talked about in China compared to in the United States or Europe," said Wang Chen, vice-president of Beijing University and director of the World Health Organization (WH
Global Times (cn)
added Jul 16, 2012 18:04

[UK] Health bosses hope to settle burning issue by installing smoking shelters at James Paget Hospital

Health chiefs admit to 'treading a fine line' by putting up smoking shelters at a Norfolk hospital in a bid to resolve the problems caused by smokers lighting up at its entrance.
Norwich Evening News (uk)
added Jun 2, 2012 22:10

Significantly higher hospital costs found for surgical patients who smoke

tte smoking contributes to significantly higher hospital costs for smokers undergoing elective general surgery, according to a study published in the June 2012 issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.
added May 31, 2012 08:08

[Indonesia] Weak Smoking Policies a Hot Topic In Wake of Rising Health Issues

Jakarta Globe (id)
added Apr 18, 2012 00:00
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