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[Florida] Businesses help launch Breathe Free Winter Park

It sounded like a non-brainer, said Jill Hamilton Buss, executive director of Healthy Central Florida. Why not eliminate cigarette and cigar smoke entirely at local restaurants – not just indoors, but outside on patios as well. Winter Park, she said, se
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Apr 27, 2015 23:23
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[UK] Schoolchildren back Liverpool hospitals no smoking plea

Children at a Liverpool primary school are backing a hospital’s drive to be completely smoke-free. The Walton Centre joined other Merseyside Trusts in declaring their hospitals smoke-free zones on national No Smoking Day in March. It means no one can s
Click Liverpool (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:12
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[UK-Scotland] Hospitals’ cigarettes ban goes up in smoke

a Courier investigation has revealed that health boards are struggling to enforce measures, which were brought in earlier this month... Scores of patients, visitors and staff members have been spotted having a fly puff outside hospitals in recent days wit
Dundee Courier (uk)
added Apr 21, 2015 10:41
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[UK-Scotland] Smoked out Onesie patient one of many flouting rule

A PATIENT desperate for a cigarette makes a mockery of new NHS anti-smoking rules — by standing at a hospital entrance with a drip in one hand and fag in the other.
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2015 10:11
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[UK] Smoking ban to start in 2016 in South Warwickshire

A HOSPITAL serving patients in the region is to go completely smoke free next year. South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust (SWFT) has announced that no-one will be able to light up on any of its sites from January 1, 2016.
Nuneaton News (uk)
added Apr 2, 2015 11:59
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[UK-Scotland] Scotsman NHS hospitals across Scotland now smoke-free

rounds before they light up. The policy, which also covers health centres and other NHS buildings, has been adopted across the health service at the request of the Scottish Government.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 18:17
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[UK-Scotland] NHS becoming smoke free

NHS premises in Tayside and Fife have become entirely smoke-free as part of a new Scottish Government initiative. Smokers could now be given fixed penalty notices under the tough new scheme, which has seen all NHS premises in Scotland commit to a comple
Dundee Courier (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:53
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[UK-Wales] Hospitals in Wales could fine people for smoking near entrances

Campaign group Ash Wales says the problem of second hand smoke at hospitals needs to be tackled, and has called on the Welsh Government to address the situation.
Carmarthen Journal (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 16:57
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[UK-Wales] Smokers outside hospitals could face higher penalties

HOSPITALS in Gwent could soon see harsher penalties for those caught smoking on site – including in the car park and outside the building entrance. The Welsh Government revealed it is considering introducing legislation to prevent smoking in hospital gr
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 14:27
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[California] New Leno Bill Protects Public Against Exposure to E-Cigarettes

Nation’s Leading Health Advocacy Groups Support SB 140, Which Prohibits Smoking of E-Cigarettes at Workplaces, Schools, Restaurants and Hospitals
CA Senator Mark Leno
added Jan 29, 2015 00:58
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