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[UK] Home smoking causes cot deaths - NHS Ayrshire claim

An astonishing health claim that babies are dying in their cots because a parent smokes in the house, has been made. NHS Ayrshire & Arran have joined in a new campaign to stop people smoking in their homes and cars.
Largs & Millport Weekly News (uk)
added Apr 6, 2014 08:20
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Patrick makes new push for smoke-free public housing in Massachusetts

plans to issue new guidelines to local housing authorities, encouraging them to adopt smoke-free policies in publicly funded units and buildings. While housing authorities cannot limit applications for public housing to non-smokers or require smokers to
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Apr 4, 2014 14:56
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Calls to poison centers about e-cigarettes have surged

Between September 2010 and February this year, the volume of calls involving e-cigarettes rose nationally from about one per month to 215 per month, even as reports involving conventional cigarettes showed no similar increase, the agency said. It also sa
Washington Post
added Apr 4, 2014 12:56
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[UK-Scotland] Campaign to stub out smoking near children

PEOPLE who smoke near children are being targeted in a public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation. Second-hand smoke is estimated to cause more than 20,000 cases of respiratory infection in children and account for one in five cot deaths
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 16:46
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SHERWOOD: 5 Substances in your home more harmful than E-Cigarettes

New York Times published a story that many in the electronic cigarette community feel is a blatant attack on the e-cigarette industry. The article, filled with contradictory statistics, tells about children getting sick from ingesting nicotine and even a
Examiner.com (National)
added Mar 26, 2014 12:55
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[UK-Scotland] Second-hand smoke risks highlighted

People who smoke near children are being targeted in a public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation. Second-hand smoke is estimated to cause more than 20,000 cases of respiratory infection in children and account for one in five cot deaths
Press Association (uk)
added Mar 25, 2014 10:14
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[Illinois] VIDEO: Quincy landlords push for smoke-free complexes

"We were one of the only facilities that our company owned that was not a smoke free facility," Myers said. Myers says the fire hazards of smoking, along with the dangers of second hand smoke, were what ultimately led to her decision to make the complex
WGEM-TV (Quincy, IL)
added Mar 20, 2014 12:38
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[Japan] Does Smoking Tobacco at Home Make Your Dog’s Respiratory Disease Worse?

While Dr. Yamaya told Decoded Science that she suspects that PTSE may trigger respiratory disease, the team was not able to determine whether it was the initiating factor in any of the animals in this study, as only dogs admitted to the Animal Medical Ce
Decoded Science
added Mar 10, 2014 12:43
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[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
European Heart Journal
added Mar 5, 2014 13:58
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[California] Cotati woman pursuing a ban on indoor apartment smoking

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.
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Feb 27, 2014 01:44
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