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[UK] Hospital smoking shelters - FOR AND AGAINST

BOSSES from the Royal Bolton are asking you whether new smoking shelters should be built at the hospital. Although smoking in the hospital grounds is prohibited, it is virtually impossible to enforce, as it is not underpinned by the law.
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Jun 5, 2013 00:13
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[Massachusetts] Casey Alexandre of Saugus inducted into Ex-Smokers’ Hall of Fame

Wicked Local (MA)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:02
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Russia tries to kick habit with anti-smoking law

Tobacco restrictions came into force in Russia on Saturday which President Vladimir Putin hopes will create a healthier workforce and help reverse a population decline, but they face stiff opposition in a country where four in ten people smoke.
Reuters
added Jun 2, 2013 10:54
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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] 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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[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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[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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