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[Canada] Muskoka on list of health unit’s tobacco-free champions in 2016

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has named two tobacco-free champions in Muskoka in honour of World No Tobacco Day and the work being done to reduce preventable tobacco-related deaths and diseases.
MuskokaRegion.com (ca)
added Jun 9, 2016 19:51
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[Canada] Smoke drives tenant out

Paage said she had been told by the society running the subsidized independent living complex that smoking in the building was being phased out, although four existing smokers were "grandfathered" prior to the change. Paage claims far more tenants are sm
Delta Optiist (ca)
added Apr 15, 2016 16:12
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[Canada] SIMON: Smoke-free housing — healthy, legal and in demand

too many people living in multi-residential buildings are still being involuntarily exposed to secondhand smoke where they live. Data from the health unit’s monthly Rapid Risk Factor Surveillance Survey of local health behaviors indicates 87 per cent of
MuskokaRegion.com (ca)
added Oct 10, 2014 02:50
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One-third of Serbian adults are smokers

including as much as 13 percent of the young, while 63.4 percent of children are still exposed to environmental tobacco smoke in their homes, participants of the conference ‘Twinning project: Improving tobacco control in the Republic of Serbia’ said on Tu
InSerbia (rs)
added Oct 3, 2014 01:29
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[Canada] Group urges landlords to make buildings smoke-free

After the City of St. John’s made its seven non-profit housing buildings smoke free Sept. 1, at least one group is calling on landlords to follow that lead The Newfoundland and Labrador Alliance for the Control of Tobacco (ACT) says landlords should ban
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Sep 7, 2017 01:29
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Seizing the opportunity: the future of tobacco control in Canada

The Government of Canada is committed to significantly reducing this unacceptable burden. In partnership with all Canadians, we will take action to drive down tobacco use in Canada to less than 5% by the year 2035. Deaths, illnesses and costs from toba
Canada.ca (ca)
added Feb 25, 2017 00:30
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Permit renewal for Smokey Joe's cigar shop has been denied

A popular downtown Springfield cigar shop's permit will not be renewed. This comes after several neighbors that live in the condominiums above Smokey Joe's cigar shop have complained of smoke seeping into their homes.
WGGB/WSHM (Springfield, MA)
added Nov 5, 2016 14:14
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[Canada] Military veteran fights to continue smoking in Langley strata building

A military veteran has lost one of the three battles he is fighting so he can continue smoking inside his condo. Paul Aradi, 70, was ordered by the B.C. Supreme Court to butt out...has argued that he has a disability due to his cigarette addiction....In
Georgia Straight (ca)
added Jan 28, 2016 02:56
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[Asia, Cambodia] Tobacco law passed

National Assembly yesterday unanimously passed a draft law on tobacco control intended to combat the annual $100 million smoking habit that kills 30 people every day... the law contains 13 chapters and 49 articles intended to “educate and reduce tobacco u
KiMedia (Jendhamuni Sos blog) (kh)
added Apr 10, 2015 13:51
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HUD proposes smoking ban

(HUD), along with the surgeon general, proposed new rules Thursday that would ban lit cigarettes, cigars and pipes from government-assisted housing projects for low-income families.
The Hill
added Nov 12, 2015 17:07
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