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Yes, there is such a thing as thirdhand smoke – and it's more dangerous than you think

But health threats can persist even longer, says a report by the Respiratory Health Association (RHA), a lung health non-profit based in Chicago, if the thirdhand smoke environment is permanent. “When residual nicotine reacts to certain chemicals in the
USA Today
added May 31, 2017 16:52
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[Ireland] Poll: Should it be illegal to smoke in the same room as a child?

IRISH CHILDREN FROM deprived areas are twice as likely to inhale second-hand smoke as children from more affluent backgrounds, according to a new report. Just 14% of children from Ireland’s highest-income families are exposed to tobacco smoke in their ev
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:51
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[Ireland] Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke

Just 14% of children from Ireland’s highest-income families are exposed to tobacco smoke in their everyday lives. The figure is 32.7% for nine-year-olds from the country’s lowest-income families. The snapshot report, Smoke-Free Spaces on the Island of Ir
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:42
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California politics updates: State lawmakers weigh in on hundreds of bills by week's end, apology sought for cutting off Waters' microphone

Californians would no longer be able to use tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, in public housing and within 25 of those buildings under a measure approved Tuesday by the state Assembly. Assemblyman Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) said the measur
Los Angeles Times
added May 31, 2017 14:14
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[Australia] Call for total ban on smoking in presence of children

THE Cancer Council has today called for a ban on smoking around children. Hundreds of thousands of Queensland kids live with a smoker, and attempts to protect them from toxic drift by puffing in the back yard or in another room are pointless. And light
Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added May 30, 2017 22:47
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[California] Benefits for apartment complexes going smoke-free

It is very important to me, as a resident of Suisun City and a leader in the community, that we create opportunities for residents to be healthy. One place to start is for apartment complexes throughout Solano County to offer smoke-free living for their
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added May 27, 2017 15:25
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[Australia] Apartment owners put clamp on smokers

A Scarborough apartment block has become smoke-free after residents introduced a strata bylaw outlawing smoking in common areas. Residents at the Oceanside complex can smoke in their units but not in areas such as balconies, where smoke can drift into o
West Australian (au)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Pediatric Healthcare Visits and Hospitalizations

Conclusions High SHSe is associated with increased healthcare utilization. The emergency department and inpatient settings are important venues in which to routinely offer cessation and SHSe reduction interventions.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added May 23, 2017 12:34
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Why burning trendy scented candles in your home is dangerous for your health by filling the air with dust and fungus that can get inside your lungs

Researchers were analyzed how much cigarette smoke polluted the home... Marijuana smoking contributed to in-home air pollution about as much as tobacco smoking - the first time such a finding has been reported.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 28, 2017 14:50
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[California] Smoking out sources of in-home air pollution

An ambitious study has investigated various factors that contribute to air pollution inside the house. Not surprisingly, cigarette smoke emerged as a major source of airborne particles in homes with smokers, but cleaning products, candles, frying food an
ScienceDaily
added May 19, 2017 15:10
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