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Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Children Hospitalized in Colorado: Tobacco is Not the Only Substance Being Found

Before, during, and after the legalization of recreation marijuana in Colorado, concerns were raised in the pediatric community regarding the exposure of children to this substance as from second-hand smoke. But is that really happening? Wilson et al.
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 20, 2018 19:03
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Secondhand Pot Smoke Found in Kids' Lungs

If you're a pot-smoking parent and you think your kids aren't affected, think again. New research found evidence of secondhand marijuana smoke exposure in nearly half of children whose parents smoke the drug. "While the effects of tobacco smoke have bee
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 19, 2018 19:55
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Case Study: Secondhand Marijuana Smoke in a Child with Severe Asthma

“A 6-year-old boy suffering with severe asthma had family members who frequently smoked marijuana in the house,” Hoffman said in a statement. ““Even though family members didn’t smoke marijuana in the same room as the child, he was exposed to traces of s
MD Magazine
added Nov 19, 2018 13:59
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[Singapore] PAP MP Louis Ng is still concerned about smoking in one’s own flat

Ng was among a group of MPs who appealed to the Government to curb smoking in one’s own home. Presently, smoking inside one’s HDB apartment is allowed while smoking remains strictly prohibited in common corridors, stairwells, staircase landings and void
The Independent SIngapore (sg)
added Nov 18, 2018 20:38
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Marijuana and Tobacco Coexposure in Hospitalized Children

half of the children who qualified for our study had biological evidence of exposure to marijuana. Researchers in studies such as this provide valuable data on secondhand exposure to children from parents using tobacco and marijuana and can inform public
Pediatrics
added Nov 20, 2018 19:05
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It’s tough to get rid of cigarette smells, but an ozone treatment can do it

Q: I live in a second-floor condo unit. The woman who lived below me for around 10 years was a heavy smoker. I had a cigarette smell in my unit constantly, and although she moved away nearly 20 years ago, I can still smell it. It's worse in my closets,
Washington Post
added Dec 6, 2018 18:59
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[Ireland] De BRIT: ‘Lighting up in someone’s house now feels totally wrong, like driving without a seatbelt’

There’s also our world-famous culture of hospitality to consider. A zero-tolerance approach doesn’t sit well with a hundred thousand fáiltes. The usual rule is that a guest’s comfort is priority (which is why Irish homes are heated to near boiling when g
Irish Times (ie)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:10
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[New Zealand] Smoking main cause of preventable child death - Plunket

Smoking anywhere where children are present is the main cause of preventable death and health problems in childhood. That's according to Plunket, which wants to stamp out smoking around children. Part of the problem is smoking in cars with children on b
Newshub (nz)
added Nov 7, 2018 17:54
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Marijuana and Tobacco Coexposure in Hospitalized Children

The impact of secondhand marijuana smoke exposure on children is unknown. New methods allow for the detection of marijuana smoke exposure in children.... half of the children who qualified for our study had biological evidence of exposure to marijuana. Re
Pediatrics
added Nov 19, 2018 14:02
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WHO says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

Parents should try to avoid household air pollution by using less polluting fuels for cooking and heating and not smoking but to reduce child exposure to ambient pollution they should need to lobby politicians to clean up the environment, WHO experts sai
Reuters
added Oct 30, 2018 22:01
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