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Florida Apartment Association Partners with Tobacco Free Florida to Offer Smoke-Free Multifamily Housing Program

Representatives of FAA and Tobacco Free Florida provided information and resources on smoke-free housing policies to some of the 800-plus conference attendees representing approximately 200 apartment management companies and multifamily communities across
PR Web
added Oct 13, 2015 11:26

[New York] Letter: Secondhand smoke poisons my apartment

I've lived in the Cambridge Court senior development in Bethpage for seven years. I've been suffering the second-hand smoke from the residents downstairs. These are privately owned apartments, and I've written letters and taken up petitions for the resi
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Oct 9, 2015 18:53

[California] Should Apartment Buildings Be Smoke-free? Why Renters Need the Option to Avoid Harmful Secondhand Smoke

At Smokefree Air For Everyone, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit I direct, we get calls from people dealing with similar problems at least once a day. S.A.F.E. has been funded for 15 years by the California Department of Public Health’s Tobacco Control Progr
Zócalo Public Square (Arizona State University)
added Oct 9, 2015 13:00
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Bill to restrict “vaping” moves closer to becoming law in Prince George’s

Council member Todd Turner (D-Bowie) sponsored the bill that would regulate the distribution and sale of the nicotine vaporizing devices while restricting “vaping” in most restaurants, bars, public and senior citizen housing.
Washington Post
added Oct 10, 2015 13:46

[Canada] Perth County, Stratford Ont. officials push for smoke-free rental housing

'One in three Ontarians that live in rental buildings continue to experience involuntary exposure to second-hand smoke,' a public health advocate says. ... "We're encouraging landlords to implement policies within their building to have all of their unit
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 10, 2015 11:28

[UK-Scotland] Government minister: Parents should NEVER smoke at home

A new campaign aimed at protecting children from second hand smoke has been launched in Glasgow. Maureen watt, Public Health Minister met parents and children at Keppoch Nursery in Possilpark to kick of the Take it Right Outside campaign.
Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:07
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At City & State’s recent event on housing equity, Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, the city’s commissioner of health and mental hygiene, described the push to make apartment buildings and other multifamily dwellings in the five boroughs smoke-free “an important
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:29
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[California] Danville council looks to formally approve new smoking ban

Ordinance prohibits smoking at apartments, condos; expands all regulations to medical marijuana, e-cigarettes (Pleasanton, CA)
added Oct 5, 2015 20:40
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REGULATORY IMPACT ANALYSIS Instituting Smoke-Free Public Housing Proposed Rule

The researchers conclude that their empirical result implies that “individuals in the sample work not just for monetary gain, but also because they derive some pleasure from the activity.” However, the sample is not reflective of residents of the publ
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 4, 2015 21:42

[France] Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Researchers analyzed data from more than 5,200 primary school students in France and found that those exposed to secondhand smoke while in the womb and/or at a young age were at higher risk for behavioral problems, particularly emotional and conduct diso
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 1, 2015 15:13
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