Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,847 headlines found
“We see that our patients learned to smoke in the hospital in the past,” Stephenson said. “That won’t happen anymore at our state facilities.” On July 1, smoking will no longer be allowed at state mental health and substance abuse clinics across North C
Jun 9, 2014 Asheboro (NC) Courier-Tribune
added Jun 9, 2014 18:56
Over 40 per cent of 1.5 lakh patients coming to the Regional Cancer Centre here every year suffer from cancers due to use of tobacco products while incidence of tobacco-related disease has gone up among youngsters as well, RCC Director Dr Paul Sebastian
May 20, 2014 Business Standard (in)
added May 23, 2014 11:00
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust is updating its policy to include e-cigarettes in a blanket ban on smoking in its buildings and grounds.
Feb 26, 2014 The Argus Brighton Hove and Sussex (uk)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:47
Starting Wednesday, tobacco use will be banned at all DCH Health System properties, including DCH Regional Medical Center, Northport Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center and Pickens County Medical Center.
Dec 31, 2013 Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Dec 31, 2013 05:50
Staff at Nice want to end 'terrible spectacle' of groups of patients in gowns attached to drips standing smoking outside hospitals
Nov 27, 2013 The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 11:46
Standing in the freezing cold with a cigarette in one hand and a saline drip in the other is hardly conducive to swift recovery ... . If you're an addict, you're an addict, and sometimes you just need that sweet tug to get through moments of high stress.
Nov 28, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 10:06
I was amazed to see a seriously injured patient happily puffing away in bed. It emerged that he had been permitted to ease his craving with an electronic cigarette.
Nov 29, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 10:01
[UK] MERRICK: A smoking ban on NHS hospital grounds is a good idea. It's the last thing patients - and staff - should be doing
mixed messages we are given on public health. The Government, after the election, promised to introduce plain packaging on cigarettes, acknowledging the evidence that it would curb smoking, but then caved into pressure from the tobacco industry by shelvin
Nov 27, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 09:52
Personally I’d allow “vaping” with e-cigarettes as I do feel that these are a low-cost way of reducing the harm from smoking. There is no evidence that they are a gateway into smoking and I would not want the EU to pile on expensive regulation without evi
Nov 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 09:44
Smokers could be banned from lighting up across all health premises in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan under plans being put forward by officials. The proposal by Cardiff and the Vale University Health Board to implement a full no-smoking ban on all h
Aug 31, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 02:35