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[UK] Hospital is now a smoking-free zone

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (GGC) - the country's largest health board - launched the new zero-tolerance campaign in response to growing concerns from hospital users over second-hand smoke on hospital grounds.
Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter (uk)
added Jul 6, 2013 13:10
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[UK] Hospital makes u-turn over smoking shelters decision

Smokers are unlikely to extend their lifespan if they choose to smoke fewer cigarettes but don’t give up altogether. The conclusion was reached by researchers at the Universities of Glasgow and Stirling who examined data from more than 5,200 men and wom
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Jul 4, 2013 16:40
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[UK-Scotland] Patients at children's hospital call for end to smoking at site

Patients at a children's hospital have called on people to stop flouting its no smoking rules. Smokers continue to light up outside Yorkhill Hospital in Glasgow despite a ban.
STV (uk)
added Jul 4, 2013 12:09
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[UK-Scotland] Smokers targeted at Yorkhill Hospital

SMOKERS who light up outside Yorkhill Hospital For Sick Children are in the firing line.
Evening Times (uk)
added Jul 4, 2013 12:08
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[Philippines] DOH confers Red Orchid award to 2 MP hospitals

The Orchid Award is conferred by the Department of Health to government offices, hospitals, and local government units based on the strength of the comprehensive efforts to implement a 100 percent tobacco-free environment following the World Health Organ
Baguio Midland Courier (ph)
added Jul 3, 2013 03:14
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[UK-Scotland] Three wardens hired to stop smokers outside hospitals quit in disgust over the levels of verbal abuse

ALL three wardens walked away from the job at Gartnavel Hospital in Glasgow in just one week after being intimidated and verbally abused by smokers outside the building.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 11:15
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Pennsylvania hospitals' ban on hiring smokers prompts debate

With just days to go before two of the city's most prestigious hospitals refuse to hire smokers, the ban has relit a debate about the wisdom of regulating workers' behavior away from the workplace.
Reuters
added Jun 29, 2013 11:00
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[Australia] Smoking sheds containing anti-smoking messages may be built at hospitals

SMOKERS' shelters may be built near city hospitals to save visitors walking through clouds of cigarette smoke at entrances. ... The Herald Sun recently revealed all elective surgery patients would be asked if they smoke, and tobacco users will be given
Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:56
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[Australia] Smoking sheds containing anti-smoking messages may be built at hospitals

SMOKERS' shelters may be built near city hospitals to save visitors walking through clouds of cigarette smoke at entrances. ... The Herald Sun recently revealed all elective surgery patients would be asked if they smoke, and tobacco users will be given
Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:56
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[UK-Scotland] The most ambitious ever no smoking campaign launches at the Vale

A zero tolerance campaign to stamp out smoking in hospital grounds was launched at the Vale of Leven Hospital this week.
Lennox Herald (uk)
added Jun 28, 2013 11:21
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