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The study didn't dig into the reasons for the decline. But experts say the credit likely goes to certain childhood vaccines, rising rates of breast-feeding and the drop in Americans' smoking rate.
Mar 28, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 28, 2016 15:34
"We do burn incense and my husband smokes at home, but there is nothing illegal about doing all of that."
Mar 27, 2016 AsiaOne (sg)
added Mar 27, 2016 18:30
[Korea - South] Passive Smoking Causes Serious Health Problems As People In South Korea Are Advised To Ventilate Rooms And Avoid Exposure
In 2013, a study of a thousand people in Seoul showed that eight of 10 people were being exposed to passive smoking at least once daily. "To minimize damage caused by second hand smoke, people should avoid exposure and ventilate rooms often," said Paek.
Mar 22, 2016 JKNUS
added Mar 22, 2016 23:28
Moviegoers at theaters throughout Pierce County can catch an important message about “Why smoke-free housing is important?” Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department’s Smoke-Free Housing Task Force produced the Public Service Announcement (PSA) to reach resi
Mar 20, 2016 The Suburban Times (Lakewood, WA)
added Mar 20, 2016 20:38
Beginning July 1, smoking will be banned in all Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority buildings, including individual apartments. The ban was approved Thursday by the BMHA board. “The goal is to create a healthier, cleaner environment for all our residen
Mar 18, 2016 Buffalo (NY) News
added Mar 19, 2016 18:53
In Wisconsin, advocates for the rule include fire chiefs, the Wisconsin Asthma Coalition in West Allis, American Lung Association in Brookfield, Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment in northwest Milwaukee and the University of Wisconsin Cente
Mar 12, 2016 Wisconsin Gazette
added Mar 18, 2016 22:51
Travers, an oncologist at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, put it bluntly, just moments before the Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority was to vote on a smoking ban, “No coat of paint will cover the toxic legacy that second hand smoke leaves behind.” Those
Mar 17, 2016 WIVB.com (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Mar 18, 2016 02:25
The federal government is considering a ban on smoking in and around all of its public housing units. In Rome, that would mean Colonial I and II and Valentine Apartments, potentially impacting hundreds of tenants.
Mar 17, 2016 Rome (NY) Daily Sentinel
added Mar 18, 2016 02:06
When the 104-unit Poindexter Place apartments for low-income seniors opened in January on the Near East Side, residents were told the facility was smoke-free. Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority officials said they did so to protect the health of re
Mar 13, 2016 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Mar 13, 2016 11:35
Mother's smoking and complex lung function of offspring in middle age: A cohort study from childhood
Heavy maternal smoking during childhood appears to predispose to spirometrically defined COPD. The interplay between maternal and personal smoking on gas transfer factor suggests that early life exposure increases an individual's susceptibility to adult
Mar 11, 2016 Wiley Online Library
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