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Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Pediatric Healthcare Visits and Hospitalizations

Conclusions High SHSe is associated with increased healthcare utilization. The emergency department and inpatient settings are important venues in which to routinely offer cessation and SHSe reduction interventions.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added May 23, 2017 12:34
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[California] Smoking out sources of in-home air pollution

An ambitious study has investigated various factors that contribute to air pollution inside the house. Not surprisingly, cigarette smoke emerged as a major source of airborne particles in homes with smokers, but cleaning products, candles, frying food an
ScienceDaily
added May 19, 2017 15:10
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[Switzerland] VIDEO: Non-smoking apartments sell out in Zurich

A non-smoking apartment block has been built in Zurich, the first of its kind in Switzerland. (RTS/swissinfo.ch) All 40 apartments in the block, built by the Schönheim housing cooperative, have been sold. Tenants sign a contract agreeing not to smoke, wh
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added May 19, 2017 15:09
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[Florida] Room ‘engulfed’ in pot smoke; woman faces neglect charges

A 40-year-old Niceville woman has been charged with felony child cruelty for smoking marijuana in front of her child and exposing her to second-hand smoke. The living room was “engulfed” in smoke, according to Melissa Kay Perkins’ Niceville Police Depar
Northwest Florida News
added May 19, 2017 03:49
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[Florida] No Smoking Anywhere: This Attorney Wants Condo Associations to Completely Ban Cigarettes

There's no smoking allowed in attorney Dennis Eisinger's condominium projects. Not in the units. Not at the pool. Not in the parking garage. And if Eisinger had his way, that would be the case in every Florida condominium. "Smokers are not a protected cl
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added May 18, 2017 09:03
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[New York] Ruling Overturned in East Side Tower Secondhand Smoke Case ($$)

an appellate court overturned a ruling that found an East Side board responsible for a claim that secondhand smoke made an apartment uninhabitable....Connaught Tower, a 34-story co-op building...couldn’t be held to account for health and safety concerns
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added May 18, 2017 09:02
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[Australia] Smoking bans may extend to homes in new plan

Spearheaded by the Cancer Council, the group has urged the Queensland Government to enact a blanket-ban on smoking in units and apartments ahead of the next State Election, following hundreds of community complaints on the issue. The organisation's subm
The Morning Bulletin (au)
added May 18, 2017 08:56
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Smoking out sources of in-home air pollution

An ambitious study led by San Diego State University researchers has investigated various factors that contribute to air pollution inside the house. Not surprisingly, cigarette smoke emerged as a major source of airborne particles in homes with smokers,
EurekAlert
added May 18, 2017 01:12
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[Florida] No Smoking Anywhere: This Attorney Wants Condo Associations to Completely Ban Cigarettes

There's no smoking allowed in attorney Dennis Eisinger's condominium projects. ... is on a two-tier mission: help associations amend their governing documents to prohibit tobacco use, and lobby state lawmakers to champion a bill to impose legal penalties
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added May 17, 2017 18:38
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More on Second Hand Smoke

The Appellate Division’s decision is certainly beneficial to cooperative and condominium boards faced with claims involving second hand smoke. It indicates that, in order to be successful, claimants will have to produce meaningful evidence. However, th
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
added May 17, 2017 03:30
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