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An inexpensive particle monitor for smoker behaviour modification in homes -- Semple et al.

The Dylos DC1700 can provide real-time data that may be converted to an estimate of SHS levels in smoky environments. Given the low cost, low noise and simplicity of use, this device is likely to be a useful tool for interventions to provide feedback of S
Tobacco Control
added Sep 27, 2012 08:13

[Spain] Second-hand smoke exposure and psychological distress in adolescents. A population-based study

In non-smoking adolescents, duration of exposure to SHS in the home had a positive dose-response relationship with the frequency of psychological distress. However SHS exposure outside the home did not show an association with mental health.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 24, 2012 14:01

[Florida] Fort Myers Housing Authority properties to go smoke-free

The Fort Myers Housing Authority announced Thursday that all of its properties will soon be smoke-free.
Ft. Myers (FL) News-Press
added Sep 14, 2012 13:10

[California] REGION: Several multi-unit housings go smoke free

Apartment and townhome complexes in San Bernardino, Loma Linda, Redlands, Colton, Rancho Cucamonga, Alta Loma, and Rialto have implemented regulations to protect residents in multi-unit housing from exposure to secondhand smoke.
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Sep 13, 2012 01:04

[New Hampshire] Senior apartments to go smoke-free next June

Many residents at a government-subsidized, elderly apartment complex in downtown Manchester are fuming, after management announced recently that the building will go entirely non-smoking in June.
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Sep 4, 2012 08:37

[Wisconsin] Editorial: Smoking ban helps clear the air at home

The Final Thought: The smoking ban keeps the air clean both at work and home.
Oshkosh (WI) Northwestern
added Aug 31, 2012 17:55

Why children of smokers are sicker

Secondhand smoke decreases sensitivity to cough-eliciting respiratory irritants and may explain why children of smokers are sicker, U.S. researchers say. Julie Mennella and Paul Wise, both of the Monell Center in Philadelphia, said 60 percent of U.S. chi
added Aug 30, 2012 09:43

[New Mexico] Santa Fe County public housing to go smoke-free

The Santa Fe County Housing Authority Board last month adopted a policy prohibiting smoking inside all units and public spaces at its three housing sites: Camino Jacobo, Valle Vista and Santa Cruz.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 17, 2012 06:50

More Momentum for Smoke-Free Co-ops and Condos, with Help from HUD

A new resource can help your push for A SMOKE-FREE CO-OP / CONDO
Habitat Magazine
added Jul 16, 2012 12:32

[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Another setback for smokers

the Pittsburgh Housing Authority became the first such authority in Pennsylvania to ban indoor smoking. The York Housing Authority also is proposing such a policy. Should the Johnstown Housing Authority follow suit, it would be with our blessing.
Johnstown (PA) Tribune-Democrat
added Jul 12, 2012 06:13
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