Headlines Tagged with Households — 3,260 headlines found
Professor Lam Tai-hing was speaking after a new study, published yesterday, showed that second-hand smoke can make children prone to heart attacks and strokes later in life, in addition to other known risks such as lung cancer, middle-ear disease and res
Mar 6, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Mar 6, 2014 02:29
[Finland] Exposure to parental smoking in childhood or adolescence is associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness in young adults: evidence from the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study and the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study
results show the pervasive effect of exposure to parental smoking on children's vascular health up to 25 years later. There must be continued efforts to reduce smoking among adults to protect young people and to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
Mar 5, 2014 European Heart Journal
added Mar 5, 2014 13:58
The research, which lends weight to campaigns for smoking to be banned in private cars and homes, found passive smoking leads to a thickening of children's artery walls, adding some 3.3 years to the age of blood vessels by adulthood. "Exposure to passiv
Mar 5, 2014 Reuters
added Mar 5, 2014 13:33
Smokers were twice as likely to strictly enforce a smoke-free home policy if they recognized the dangers posed to their children by residues left behind from smoking, according to a study published online March 3 in Pediatrics.
Mar 4, 2014 Medical Tribune
added Mar 4, 2014 16:49
Since the Tobacco Free Wichita Coalition launched its smoke-free-housing initiative in 2011, 17 apartment complexes in the county have opted to go smoke-free in at least one of their residential buildings.
Mar 2, 2014 Kansas City (MO) Star
added Mar 2, 2014 20:56
ets in the home are often times exposed to more ETS than their human counterparts because people spend longer excursions outside of the home compared to pets. Both cats and dogs have been shown to develop cancers that we believe may be a result of ETS.
Feb 27, 2014 Capital Gazette Communications
added Feb 28, 2014 05:47
Her plight has drawn support from from city and county officials, a state lawmaker and American Lung Association advocates, who all see California moving slowly and unevenly toward the protection Orozco wants.
Feb 26, 2014 Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Feb 27, 2014 01:44
Tenants are blowing off steam, after receiving a notice sent out by the Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority. It details its ban on smoking. According to the notice, tenants living in the J.R. Polly Limeweaver Apartment complex are not allowe
Feb 21, 2014 WHSV-TV3 Channel 3 (Harrisonburg, VA)
added Feb 23, 2014 17:08
Department of Health is encouraging apartment complexes to go smoke-free. Judy Ochs, director of the Division of Tobacco Prevention and Control, says smoke-free multi-unit housing helps reduce the negative consequences of second-hand smoke on families an
Feb 22, 2014 WITF (Harrisburg, PA)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:29
The Korea Health Promotion Foundation said 31.8 per cent of male students and 35.6 per cent of female students were found to have experienced passive smoking in their daily lives. On average, teenage boys were exposed to secondhand smoke 3.41 days a wee
Feb 19, 2014 AsiaOne (sg)
added Feb 19, 2014 08:09