Headlines Tagged with Households — 3,481 headlines found
Non-smokers who live with a smoker are exposed to three times the officially recommended safe levels of damaging air particles, according to a study. The researchers found that living with smokers is the same as living in smoke-free homes in heavily pol
Oct 21, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 21, 2014 09:34
A tenant with Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation is hoping to convince the organization to amend its smoking regulations.
Oct 17, 2014 NL News Now (ca)
added Oct 18, 2014 08:13
A qualitative evaluation of 40 voluntary, smoke-free, multiunit, housing policy campaigns in California [FREE FULL TEXT]
Campaigns designed to enhance voluntary smoke-free MUH policy adoption should underscore the economic viability of such policies during each strategic step.
Oct 16, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 16, 2014 15:53
Sun Spots recommends complaining repeatedly to management and the Maine State Housing Authority, which you can find at mainehousing.org or 207-626-4600. If the building management is falling down on the job, Maine Housing may be able to help.
Oct 16, 2014 Lewiston (ME) Sun Journal
added Oct 16, 2014 13:09
The Athens City-County Health Department is sponsoring a series of these billboards as part of a campaign to encourage families to make and keep their homes smoke-free.
Oct 15, 2014 Athens (OH) Messenger
added Oct 15, 2014 13:31
If you live in multi-unit housing -- that means apartment complexes, duplexes or any other place that more than one family resides -- there's a good chance you are being exposed to secondhand smoke, even if you can't see it.
Oct 12, 2014 Lima (OH) News
added Oct 12, 2014 22:00
At a time when public housing agencies are increasingly considering smoking prohibitions, a new study shows that a ban would save nearly $500 million a year.
Oct 8, 2014 Governing Magazine
added Oct 11, 2014 22:54
“Secondhand cigarette smoke is different from secondhand marijuana smoke,” said Janet Ray Kalson, a lawyer who represents tenants. “Secondhand cigarette smoke is an established health hazard, and marijuana smoke is not.”
Oct 11, 2014 New York Times
added Oct 11, 2014 12:19
too many people living in multi-residential buildings are still being involuntarily exposed to secondhand smoke where they live. Data from the health unit’s monthly Rapid Risk Factor Surveillance Survey of local health behaviors indicates 87 per cent of
Oct 10, 2014 MuskokaRegion.com (ca)
added Oct 10, 2014 02:50
Maine is the only state that prohibits smokers from lighting up in all of its public housing units, which saves the state $1.09 million annually, according to the study published in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease.
Oct 10, 2014 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Oct 10, 2014 02:46