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[UK] Smokers banned from lighting up outside Hull Royal Infirmary

A cancer patient says a new smoking ban outside Hull Royal Infirmary is a step in the right direction. The ban initiated by the Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust comes into force tomorrow. As well as Hull Royal Infirmary, it also covers
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:47
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[Australia] 'He'll never be a surgeon again': Doctor who was 'punched from behind' by a man after telling him to stop smoking outside the hospital faces 'devastating' brain damage

A heart surgeon allegedly king hit from behind after telling off a visitor for smoking will 'almost certainly' never work as a doctor again if he wakes up from a coma, a colleague says. Dr Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann, who studied medicine in New Zealand
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:49
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[Australia] Pictured: The surgeon left fighting for his life after one-punch attack when he 'asked a man to stop SMOKING outside the hospital doors'

The father-of-two, aged in his 40s, had gone outside the Box Hill Hospital because he was concerned about people smoking near the front doors, a caller told Melbourne radio station 3AW host Neil Mitchell off air.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 31, 2017 14:27
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[Australia] Man arrested after surgeon hit in coward punch attack

A Melbourne surgeon is fighting for his life after being coward punched outside a hospital in the city’s eastern suburbs. The victim in his 40s was attacked because he voiced concern that people were smoking near the front doors of the Box Hill Hospital
The Australian (au)
added May 31, 2017 14:25
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[Australia] VIDEO: Man arrested after alleged hospital assault on surgeon

Pritzwald-Stegmann suffered life-threatening injuries after allegedly being punched in the head... It is believed he was on his way home at the end of his shift and became concerned about people smoking near the hospital doors when the assault occurred.
The Age (au)
added May 31, 2017 14:25
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[Asia, Burma/Myanmar] Myanmar to establish smoke-free zones in six regions

the government is exerting efforts to set up smoke-free zones in public areas in six states and regions - Yangon, Mandalay, Sagaing and Magway regions and Kayin and Shan states. For the purpose of protecting the young people from being affected by smoking
Xinhua Newswire
added May 24, 2017 17:21
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[UK] Total smoking ban at hospital sites

Smoking will be completely banned from the grounds of The Royal Preston and Chorley Hospitals by the end of the month. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, which runs the sites, has made the decision to launch the ban to coincide with Worl
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added May 24, 2017 15:33
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[Missouri] Family of paralyzed grandmother ‘left burning to death by care workers who wheeled her outside to smoke’ demand answers from nursing home officials

Relatives of a nursing home patient who suffered fatal burns while smoking a cigarette are questioning how long she was left unattended and whether proper procedures were followed before and after she caught fire. Donna Chapman, 83, died Monday after su
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 19, 2017 21:26
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[Missouri] St. Charles nursing home patient dies after catching fire while smoking in her wheelchair

Relatives of a nursing home patient who suffered fatal burns while smoking a cigarette are questioning how long she was left unattended and whether proper procedures were followed before and after she caught fire. Donna Chapman, 83, died Monday after suf
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added May 19, 2017 14:52
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[California] SKELTON: Gov. Brown stiffed doctors, dentists and hospitals by not increasing provider fees with new tobacco tax money cigarettes

But Brown shrugged off the election result... The people he should listen to are the millions who voted for Proposition 56. He might keep some of their cynicism in check.
Los Angeles Times
added May 19, 2017 13:25
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