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[California] LAU/SINHA/LUU: Ban smoking in apartments: Santa Clara County cities should join the trend

Requirements for smoke free apartments were enacted in 2012 in Marin County, Huntington Park, Sausalito, San Rafael and Santa Monica, and an ordinance is under consideration in San Mateo County. It is time for Santa Clara County's cities to join them.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jul 13, 2014 20:27
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Socioeconomic disparities in secondhand smoke exposure among US never-smoking adults: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1988–2010

Conclusions SHS exposure is still widespread among US never-smoking adults, and socioeconomic disparities for cotinine-indicated exposure have substantially increased in the past two decades.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 12, 2014 10:50
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[New York] The Sound of Waves Gives Way to Horns / An East Harlem Apartment With Views of Central Park

Worse was the pervasive smell of cigarette smoke. It was unclear whether it came from the departed tenants, others in the building or the on-site construction workers. Regardless, Mr. Boyack said, “I have young kids. I am in the health care industry, and
New York Times
added Jul 10, 2014 23:50
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Behavior Expert Calls on Wellness Programs to Heed Johns Hopkins Study Findings

SelfHelpWorks founder Lou Ryan has called on the wellness industry to learn from a new Johns Hopkins tobacco cessation study that included a coaching technique known as motivational interviewing. The study found that motivational interviewing assisted ca
PR Web
added Jul 10, 2014 22:05
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[New York] VIDEO: Word on the Street: Smoking ban in public housing

News 12 asked residents what they thought about a smoking ban in public housing. Some residents said there should be a designated place for smokers.
News 12 Westchester (Yonkers, NY)
added Jul 7, 2014 21:57
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[New York] VIDEO: Auburn Housing Authority votes to ban smoking in tenants' apartments (video)

The Auburn Housing Authority has voted to go smokeless, and it's not alone. Authority commissioners voted Monday 6-1 to ban smoking at Melone Village and Olympia Terrace, two public housing complexes that have 238 apartments. The authority's other housi
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Jul 7, 2014 21:08
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[New York] Smokers at Auburn public housing units to be banned from smoking inside homes

When September rolls around, indoor smoking at public housing units managed by the Auburn Housing Authority will not be permitted. The ban was instated by the authority's board of commissioners on Monday. A total of 238 affordable housing units at Olympi
Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Jul 7, 2014 20:51
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[New York] Auburn Housing Authority proposes indoor smoking ban at public housing units

A proposed ban on smoking inside of three Auburn affordable housing complexes comes with a message to the residing smoking tenants: If you don't like it, leave. Residents of Brogan Manor, Olympia Terrace and Melone Village may no longer be able to smoke
Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Jul 7, 2014 15:19
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[Canada] GRECO: The Smoker Next Door: Responding To Smoke Complaints

the recent treatment of this issue by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal and the courts means that condominium corporations must now act with far greater sensitivity and responsiveness to smoking complaints... Failure to do so could result in tribunal/cour
Mondaq
added Jul 4, 2014 13:01
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[Massachusetts] Westport Housing Authority goes smoke-free

introduced a new policy to its residents, making its property at 666 State Road smoke-free as of June 15. Following several surveys among residents and a presentation about the dangers of secondhand smoke, Housing Director Krisanne Sheedy and Housing Aut
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Jul 3, 2014 05:02
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