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[UK] No smoke without a controversy

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
This is Kent (Kent & East Sussex Courier) (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 20:39
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[Canada] Improving fire safety at senior residences

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
Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added Feb 8, 2013 19:52
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[Louisiana] Psychiatric Hospitals Alter Rules on Patient Smoking

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
New York Times
added Feb 7, 2013 08:12
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[Canada] Cancer-care providers should encourage patients to stop smoking: specialist

Dr. Bill Evans, a former oncologist who is now a regional vice-president of Cancer Care Ontario, says that encouraging patients to quit smoking should be a top priority for cancer-care providers.
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Feb 3, 2013 13:11
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8 Alabama Hospitals Go Smoke-Free

The eight hospitals within Huntsville (Ala.) Hospital Health System have instituted complete smoking and tobacco bans, effective today.
Becker's Hospital Review
added Feb 3, 2013 03:20
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[Korea - North] Kim jong-un smokes cigarette while touring hospital

Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 1, 2013 16:39
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[Korea - North] North Korea's Kim Jong Un Smokes During Hospital Inspection, While Ordering Hospital To Be Kept Dust-Free

A report by the Pyongyang Times last week stated that the Korean leader visited a hospital built by the Korean People’s Army (KPA) and insisted on maintaining high standards of hygiene at the facility. According to the report, Kim Jong Un asked “question
IBT - International Business Times
added Feb 1, 2013 16:34
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[Korea - North] Kim Jong-un smokes a cigarette during hospital visit as he warns world to 'prepare for war'

Even a North Korean dictator needs a cigarette break! Kim Jong-un stops off 'for smoke in HOSPITAL
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2013 16:30
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[India] GDCH social gathering celebrates ban on tobacco

NAGPUR: Government Dental College and Hospital recently celebrated its annual social gathering called 'Disha'. The institute celebrated the state government's decision to ban manufacture and sale of tobacco products in Maharashtra on the occasion.
Times of India
added Jan 29, 2013 16:17
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[New Jersey] Replacing cigarette butts with candy wrappers

As part of the 2008 smoking ban legislation, a statewide ban of smoking at all addiction recovery centers in New Jersey will go into effect on Dec. 12, 2012. Private, non-profit Seabrook House (Seabrook, NJ) decided to lunge ahead and make their facilit
Behavioral Healthcare
added Jan 28, 2013 17:50
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