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[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] UPenn health system to stop hiring tobacco users, except at NJ facilities
The University of Pennsylvania's health system says that beginning this summer people who use tobacco products will no longer be hired. A notice on the Philadelphia-based health system website's career page says that as of July 1, the system will cease
Feb 19, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2013 19:20
Pensioners in sheltered housing had a lucky escape after a fire broke out at Montpellier Court today.
Feb 18, 2013 Harrogate Advertiser (uk)
added Feb 18, 2013 07:13
CHICO -- Starting Thursday, tobacco will no longer be allowed on any Enloe Medical Center property, whether the main campus, specialized treatment centers or outpatient services.
Feb 12, 2013 Oroville (CA) Mercury-Register
added Feb 18, 2013 06:33
In conclusion, the standard of care for managing patients after myocardial infarction should include not only blood pressure and lipid management but also smoking cessation. At present, the quit rates for smokers after myocardial infarction are higher th
Feb 16, 2013 Journal of the American College of Cardiology
added Feb 16, 2013 21:00
Bupropion immediately after a hospitalized acute MI was well tolerated and safe, but not effective in helping patients quit smoking, according to study findings published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Feb 15, 2013 Healio.com
added Feb 16, 2013 20:58
A DANGEROUS mental patient has launched legal action to overturn a smoking ban, claiming it breaches his human rights.
Feb 15, 2013 The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 15, 2013 08:28
PATIENTS admitted to two respiratory wards at University Hospital Ayr and University Hospital Crosshouse are receiving extra support to help them stop smoking, with the launch of an innovative Opt-out pilot.
Feb 10, 2013 Cumnock Chronicle (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 22:24
people lighting up outside Tunbridge Wells Hospital sends a hypocritical message and leaves local NHS bosses in an awkward position . . . They have chosen to cut their losses, accept their noble desire for a smoke-free site is unachievable and provided a
Feb 8, 2013 This is Kent (Kent & East Sussex Courier) (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 20:39
the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is urging people to consider their health when promoting the benefits of smoke-free apartments, condos and townhouses with plans to lobby landlords and tenants. The push is also targeting social ho
Jan 15, 2013 Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added Feb 8, 2013 19:52
data suggested that people with the most serious mental illnesses die on average 25 years earlier than the general population, with many from smoking-exacerbated conditions like heart or lung disease. Now more treatment facilities are banning smoking, wi
Feb 7, 2013 New York Times
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