Headlines Tagged with Households — 3,493 headlines found
Pretty is four months’ pregnant and has asthma, and she says cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbour is making her ill...“I have it on good authority that the only way that cigarette smoke can hurt your fetus is if you smoke yourself,” responded t
Dec 18, 2014 St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Dec 19, 2014 02:18
Oxford, like several other municipal housing authorities in the region, plans to go smoke-free in its two state-assisted housing complexes next spring. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has since 2009 encouraged properties that offer
Dec 14, 2014 Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Dec 14, 2014 20:13
set to go into effect Dec. 31. Once in place, tenants, their guests and visitors will be prohibited from smoking anything, including e-cigarettes, on all eight local Housing Authority properties, including inside tenant units. Reducing negative health con
Dec 4, 2014 Wicked Local (MA)
added Dec 4, 2014 20:52
Women who have never smoked but are exposed to smoking in the home for more than 30 years are at an increased risk of developing lung cancer compared with women without this passive smoking exposure, suggest researchers.
Nov 18, 2014 News-Medical.net
added Dec 4, 2014 20:26
a new study assessing the health effects of thirdhand smoke constituents present in indoor air. Looking at levels of more than 50 volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and airborne particles for 18 hours after smoking had taken place, they found that thirdha
Dec 4, 2014 News-Medical.net
added Dec 4, 2014 19:40
take a short, locally provided survey to let local property managers know whether or not they prefer to live in a smoke-free community or building. Residents can access the brief online survey today, at www.bit.do/SWFLRenterSurvey. If you agree with me,
Dec 4, 2014 Naples (FL) Daily News
added Dec 4, 2014 19:21
[California] SUBJECT: Proposed Ordinance Amending Town Smoking Regulations to Ban Smoking in Multi-Unit Residences
RECOMMENDATION: Introduce and waive the first reading of the attached proposed ordinance amending the Town's Smoking Regulations to ban smoking in multi-unit residences...Council requested that the ban apply to medical marijuana and ecigarettes.
Nov 18, 2014 Town of San Anselmo (CA)
added Dec 4, 2014 06:45
Modern, well-built homes are more air tight than they once were. While that helps keep energy costs down, an air tight dwelling keeps pollutants like mold, dust and tobacco smoke inside. The more time you spend indoors, the more exposure you have.
Dec 4, 2014 Consumer Affairs
added Dec 3, 2014 20:56
A Manhattan smoker who’s taken expensive measures to keep the odor of her cigarettes from bothering her Gramercy neighbors says she is dying of cancer — and facing eviction for her habit. Nancy Fray, 62, has lived in a cozy one-bedroom apartment in The Sa
Nov 30, 2014 New York Post
added Dec 2, 2014 08:01
[Australia] Smoked out: Andrea Cicholas is fed up with neighbours smoking and wants smoke-free apartment blocks
Andrea Cicholas had to move twice in the past year due to neighbours smoking on balconies in her apartment complex. She is now pushing for smoke-free complexes in Perth.
Dec 1, 2014 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Dec 1, 2014 18:47