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Study: Second-Hand Smoke Drifts into Smoke-Free Multi-Unit Housing

People living in apartments or condos who have established smoke-free homes are still being exposed to the dangers of second-hand smoke, according to a new study released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study looked at tob
NBC San Diego 7/39
added Jul 13, 2016 15:55
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[Alaska] TARNAI: Secondhand smoke a danger in apartments

Secondhand smoke exposure in multi-unit housing complexes is a common problem and can be dangerous. Exposure to secondhand smoke can lead to lung cancer, COPD, strokes, heart attacks and asthma. It’s particularly dangerous for children, pregnant women,
Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Jul 13, 2016 14:20
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Lifelong Cardiovascular Adverse Effects of Childhood Tobacco Smoke Exposure

The prevailing evidence of ETS exposure and its cardiovascular consequences beginning as early as in utero and lasting into adulthood highlight the importance of eliminating ETS exposure. The purpose of this report is to illustrate the epidemiological tre
Springer Science+Business Media
added Jul 10, 2016 15:39
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CVS Health Foundation and American Academy of Pediatrics Announce New Initiative to Reduce Exposure to Secondhand Smoke

The program will provide clinicians with the messages, tools and counseling protocols needed to screen for secondhand smoke exposure and better prepare them to speak with parents and families about the importance of reducing tobacco use.
PR Newswire
added Jul 7, 2016 13:12
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[California] SHERRY/BRONIE: Dragging tobacco use out of Santa Monica

Our group, Smoke-Free Living Santa Monica, has recently been contacted by several Santa Monica residents who are complaining that the law intended to protect them from tobacco smoke is not working. We wonder if there are other Santa Monica residents who
Santa Monica (CA) Daily Press
added Jul 3, 2016 10:49
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[Ohio] Apartment complex going smoke-free

The Flats at Douglas, formerly Kenwood Gardens, will be smoke-free, effective Friday, Toledo-Lucas County Health Department authorities said. The apartment complex has about 1,200 residents.
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Jul 1, 2016 21:20
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[Florida] VIDEO: Public housing plans to ban smoking

The Gainesville Housing Authority is planning to go smoke-free on all public housing properties. "We should be able to breathe clean air," said Tabitha Alston, a resident at Pine Meadows. She has young children and she has had concerns about secondhand
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:59
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[Florida] Public housing plans to ban smoking

Gainesville Housing Authority is planning to go smoke-free on all public housing properties. "We should be able to breathe clean air," said Tabitha Alston, a resident at Pine Meadows. She has young children and she has had concerns about secondhand smok
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
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[Asia, China] Breathe! Fed-up student invents ingenious equipment to help him escape secondhand smoke from roommates

The student from China became fed up with his roommates smoking / He created a contraption that would bring in air from outside / The pictures have caused mass debate over smoking around others
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 16:25
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[California, Florida] Nobody Knows Whether Your Landlord Can Stop You From Smoking Pot

"Even in legalization states, you can't smoke in public, they don't allow the marijuana equivalent of a bar, and now [your] landlord says you can't smoke at home either," Lindsey said. "You can end up in a situation where it's legal, but you can't smoke
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jun 24, 2016 16:08
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