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[Denmark] Regional authority to ban smoking breaks

Region Mid-Jutland is looking to become the first regional authority to ban public workers from smoking during work hours. Hospitals are already smoke-free, but Region Mid-Jutland now wants all its workers to adhere to the no-smoking policy.
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jun 13, 2017 21:22
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Facility-level, state, and financial factors associated with changes in the provision of smoking cessation services in US substance abuse treatment facilities: Results from the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services 2006 to 2012

amount of tax per cigarette pack, accepting government insurance, government (vs private) ownership, facility admissions, and CDC recommended tobacco prevention spending...strongest correlates of the provision of smoking cessation programs in SATFs.
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment (JSAT)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:53
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[UK-Wales] WALES IS LEADING THE WORLD WITH ITS NEW PUBLIC HEALTH LAW

Wales is about to become the first country to put health first in all public decisions. A new act plans to make it a healthier place, where physical and mental well-being are maximised and where choices and behaviours that benefit future health are under
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 6, 2017 15:53
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[Portugal] Playground smoking ban from next year

From 1 January next year smoking will be banned in and around places frequented by children, such as playschools, creches, recreational centers, play parks and holiday camps. The measure was passed on Thursday in Parliament.
Portugal News (pt)
added Jun 5, 2017 20:52
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: No smoke without fire

Our latest claim to fame? Ours will be the first military in the world to be smoke-free....But the last cohort - and those choosing to start smoking - is likely to provide the greatest challenges. People should not get lost in the ``meeting targets'' man
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:41
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[Asia, Pakistan] Tobacco hollows you out, warn experts

There is a dire need to establish 15 cancer hospitals in the country for the treatment of rapidly increasing number of patients while 40% cancers diagnosed in the world may have a link to tobacco use. Pakistan has the highest consumption of tobacco in Sou
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:55
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[Australia] Dad calls ban on smoking in units as daughter gets sicker

A TOOWOOMBA dad is concerned about his daughter's health as she struggles to breathe when cigarette smoke wafts into their home. Leah Gould, 12, has always been asthmatic but in recent times it has become worse. Her dad, Chris Gould, said since Novembe
Chinchilla News (au)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:54
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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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