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[UK] Time for the housing sector to help stub out smoking

Inside Housing (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:46
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[UK] Plan to stamp out smoking in social housing

Vaping kits should be given to tenants by housing associations to encourage them to quit smoking in their homes... Simon Clark, of Forest, the smokers group, said: “Reaching into smokers’ homes takes tobacco control in a…
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:45
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Renters Twice As Likely To Smoke As Home Owners, Report Warns

More than one-third (35 per cent) of residents in social housing smoke, compared to a quarter of residents in private rented housing and one tenth of residents in owner-occupied housing. The report, published by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), calls
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:43
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[UK] Smoking in the home: New solutions for a Smokefree Generation

New solutions for a Smokefree Generation considers the impact of smoking in the home and what policy measures could be taken across all housing tenures reduce its prevalence, with the aim of protecting children and adults and supporting healthy communitie
ASH London (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:41
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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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[Colorado] ARCHIVE: Detecting biomarkers of secondhand marijuana smoke in young children [FREE FULL TEXT]

Metabolites of marijuana smoke can be detected in children; in this cohort, 16% were exposed. Detectable COOH-THC is more common in children with tobacco smoke exposure. More research is needed to assess the health impacts of marijuana smoke exposure on
Scientific Reports
added Nov 19, 2018 14:04
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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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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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[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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