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[Minnesota] Eh?: Ecumen campus goes smoke-free

The Ecumen Lakeshore retirement community in Duluth implemented a new smoke-free campus policy on Monday for residents, medical rehabilitation patients, staff members and visitors. “It was time we put a policy like this into effect,” said Jena Evans, co
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Aug 2, 2016 18:47
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: Retirement home deemed smoke free environment

Seniors Citizens living at Ecumen Lakeshore in Duluth can now breathe in fresh air. The milestone is all thanks to a new smoke-free campus policy. 83-year-old Joanne Bryant doesn't look back after quitting smoking 25 years ago. " I was born practically w
KDLH NewsChannel 3 (Northland's News Center, Duluth, MN)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:47
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[UK] Bedfordshire parents urged to send cigarettes packing this summer holidays

To help increase understanding of these dangers, parents and carers are encouraged to test their knowledge by completing a 'Smokefree summer holidays quiz', which also gives them the opportunity to enter a prize draw to win a family day out at ZSL Whipsn
Bedfordshire on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2016 19:42
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[Brazil, Latin America] Australians report theft of computer and shirts from athletes' village

a report into the fire received from organizers had recommended the civil and military fire brigades improve communication. There was also a pledge that the smoking ban would be enforced.
Reuters
added Aug 1, 2016 14:34
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Pediatric hospitalizations an opportunity to screen parents for tobacco use

Secondhand smoke exposure not only plays a role in the development and exacerbation of respiratory diseases in children, it also can lower their IQ scores, increase risk for behavioral and sleep problems, and contribute to increased infection risk. Even
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Jul 29, 2016 00:33
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Accidental Pot Exposure: How Much Risk to Colo. Kids?

A study appearing in JAMA Pediatrics now puts forward some evidence that unintentional THC exposures are on the rise. In this 150-second analysis, MedPage Today clinical reviewer F. Perry Wilson takes a look at the data.
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[Asia, India] 'Women in Indore slums use tobacco to tackle workload, hunger'

found that around 35% women in urban slums of Indore consume tobacco in varied forms, with 25.14% consuming tobacco to suppress hunger and increase productivity at workplace. With a sample size of 1,000, the MPVHA survey was conducted after speaking to wo
Hindustan Times (in)
added Jul 27, 2016 15:05
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[Virginia] Ask Eli: Banning Smoking in Condos, Part I

There is not any case law in Virginia that establishes smoking as a nuisance, making a successful lawsuit against your neighbor or Association unlikely. Communities that explore a smoking ban should work to find a convenient, safe place for owners and th
ARLnow.com
added Jul 27, 2016 15:02
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[UK] Woman suing because smell of chilli in her home is ‘torture’

Joanna Cridlin claims the ‘overwhelming pungent toxic fumes’ of ‘hot chillis’ from the flat below makes it difficult for her to breathe. She says the smell ‘permeates her home’ in Wandsworth, south London for eight hours after her neighbours have finish
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 27, 2016 12:56
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[Minnesota] HEALTH NOTES: Public housing smoke bans studied

Nonsmoking policies in public housing results in less smoking by residents. So says a study released last week by the Minnesota Department of Health’s Office of Statewide Health Improvement Initiatives. The policies also reduce nonsmokers’ exposure to
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2016 03:08
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