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[France] Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Researchers analyzed data from more than 5,200 primary school students in France and found that those exposed to secondhand smoke while in the womb and/or at a young age were at higher risk for behavioral problems, particularly emotional and conduct diso
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 1, 2015 15:13

[France] Postnatal Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure Related to Behavioral Problems in Children [FREE FULL TEXT]

We observed that ETS postnatal exposure, alone or in association with prenatal exposure, increased the risk of emotional and conduct problems in children. Although additional investigation is required, these findings provide further support for anti-smok
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:54

[France] Early exposure to tobacco as a cause of behavioural problems in children

analysed data on pre- and postnatal exposure to tobacco in the homes of 5,200 primary school children. They show that this exposure is associated with a risk of behavioural disorders in children, particularly emotional and conduct disorders. The associati
INSERM - French National Institute of Health and Medical research (fr)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:37

Dear Annie: Not much to do about neighbor's smoke

All you can do is close your windows or install a fan that will blow the smoke away. But it is OK to approach your neighbor and ask politely whether he'd be willing to smoke in front of his house, so you can sleep with your windows open.
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Sep 27, 2015 09:52

[UK] Warning over second hand smoke dangers

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service have joined forces with Camquit for the Smokefree Homes and Cars campaign. This week the campaign saw leaflets distributed to every Fenland primary school pupil to take home for parents to learn about protecting ch
Peterboroughnow (Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Sep 26, 2015 23:27

Kids with asthma fare worse when they live with smokers

Kids with asthma are more likely to have breathing problems and be hospitalized when they live with a smoker, a research review suggests. The team analyzed data from 25 studies that included a combined total of more than 430,000 children. Kids with asthm
added Sep 25, 2015 07:26

[California] Housing authority in Merced County adopts smoke-free policy

adopted a smoke-free policy banning smoking indoors and in outdoor common areas on its properties. The rule will go into effect Jan. 1 for all current residents, but has been in effect, as of Sept. 1, for new and transfer tenants, according to Housing Au
Merced (CA) Sun-Star
added Sep 23, 2015 11:22

[New Jersey] Could legal marijuana use in condos go up in smoke?

Whether one type of smoke is better or worse is probably not the issue. The issue will be regulating smoking in condominium buildings where the smoking of one adversely affects neighbors in the same building. The rules and regulations of condominium buil
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Sep 20, 2015 21:36

[Asia] 40% Indians exposed to second hand smoke at home: WHO

Even as the government is still deliberating on larger pictorial warnings on packs of tobacco products, 40% of Indian adults are exposed to second hand tobacco smoke at home. These are people who do not smoke themselves but are vulnerable to various dise
Times of India
added Sep 20, 2015 21:11
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[New York] HOUSING HEALTH EQUITY: Addressing NYC Tobacco Disparities and Expanding Smoke-Free Housing

Housing Health Equity Forum City & State NY Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM (EDT)... Experts will discuss strategies to address NYC’s tobacco-related health disparities as well as efforts to house health equity with smoke-free housin
added Sep 18, 2015 12:38
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