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

it is surprising that despite a nationwide ban on smoking in public which came into force in 2007 – and an earlier pledge from health bosses for all hospitals to be smoke-free – lighting up is continuing to cause controversy at the James Paget University
Eastern Daily Press (EDP) (uk)
added Jul 6, 2013 17:32
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[UK-Scotland] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban in hospital grounds a healthy move

For far too long, patients and visitors have had to wade through a fug of smoke and an unsightly tide of cigarette butts at the entrances to Glasgow's hospitals.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added May 30, 2013 07:12
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[UK-Scotland] Warden patrols to enforce new smoking ban at hospitals

WARDENS are to patrol the grounds of hospitals in Scotland's biggest health-board area in the latest bid to crack down on smoking.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added May 30, 2013 06:57
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Smokers angry as Maine Med's ban nears

Employees, patients and visitors are included in the ban as the hospital tries to expel second-hand smoke.
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added May 29, 2013 08:49
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[UK-Scotland] Smoke-free entrances and wardens at Glasgow hospitals

Scotland's largest health board is launching a zero tolerance crackdown on smoking in hospital grounds. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has rebranded its hospital entrances with bright red wall and ground markings and giant posters which it says will be h
BBC Online
added May 30, 2013 07:11
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[Canada] This Is Finished at the Finnish Resthome

On World No Tobacco Day May 31, The Ontario Finnish Resthome Association will begin implementation of its new smoke-free multi-unit dwelling policy. Present tenants at Suomi Eesti Maja and Kotitalo will be grandfathered in and allowed to continue smoking
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie (ca)
added May 28, 2013 00:45
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[Australia] End 'cruel' smoking ban, says health campaigner

Australia's leading anti-tobacco campaigner claims the NSW government has gone too far in forcing its outdoor smoking reforms onto vulnerable psychiatric patients held in public hospitals. Ashley Coleman took his life in March after being granted an un
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 26, 2013 12:55
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[Australia] End 'cruel' smoking ban, says health campaigner

Australia's leading anti-tobacco campaigner claims the NSW government has gone too far in forcing its outdoor smoking reforms onto vulnerable psychiatric patients held in public hospitals. Ashley Coleman took his life in March after being granted an unsu
Hills News (NSW) (au)
added May 26, 2013 01:39
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[Virginia] Rader is a tobacco-free campus

Patients, staff members and visitors to Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall can no longer light up, chew or use any other tobacco product on the facility’s campus
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added May 24, 2013 16:39
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[Washington] Thurston County campuses go tobacco free in 2014

The Thurston County commissioners approved a tobacco ban that will prohibit smoking, e-cigarettes and tobacco products on county grounds starting next year, according to a news release.
The Olympian (WA)
added May 22, 2013 13:01
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