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[New York] VIDEO: LIVE: HEALTH HOUSING INTEGRITY FORUM

The deadly health burdens of tobacco use and exposure are especially dire for the majority of New Yorkers who are rent burdened or otherwise vulnerable. Experts will discuss strategies to address NYC’s tobacco-related health disparities as well as efforts
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:31
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[New York] SMOKE-FREE ADVOCATES FOCUS ON EDUCATING TENANTS AND PROPERTY MANAGERS

At City & State’s recent event on housing equity, Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, the city’s commissioner of health and mental hygiene, described the push to make apartment buildings and other multifamily dwellings in the five boroughs smoke-free “an important
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:29
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[California] Danville council looks to formally approve new smoking ban

Ordinance prohibits smoking at apartments, condos; expands all regulations to medical marijuana, e-cigarettes
DanvilleSanRamon.com (Pleasanton, CA)
added Oct 5, 2015 20:40
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[France] Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Researchers analyzed data from more than 5,200 primary school students in France and found that those exposed to secondhand smoke while in the womb and/or at a young age were at higher risk for behavioral problems, particularly emotional and conduct diso
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 1, 2015 15:13
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[France] Postnatal Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure Related to Behavioral Problems in Children [FREE FULL TEXT]

We observed that ETS postnatal exposure, alone or in association with prenatal exposure, increased the risk of emotional and conduct problems in children. Although additional investigation is required, these findings provide further support for anti-smok
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:54
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[France] Early exposure to tobacco as a cause of behavioural problems in children

analysed data on pre- and postnatal exposure to tobacco in the homes of 5,200 primary school children. They show that this exposure is associated with a risk of behavioural disorders in children, particularly emotional and conduct disorders. The associati
INSERM - French National Institute of Health and Medical research (fr)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:37
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Dear Annie: Not much to do about neighbor's smoke

All you can do is close your windows or install a fan that will blow the smoke away. But it is OK to approach your neighbor and ask politely whether he'd be willing to smoke in front of his house, so you can sleep with your windows open.
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Sep 27, 2015 09:52
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[UK] Warning over second hand smoke dangers

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service have joined forces with Camquit for the Smokefree Homes and Cars campaign. This week the campaign saw leaflets distributed to every Fenland primary school pupil to take home for parents to learn about protecting ch
Peterboroughnow (Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Sep 26, 2015 23:27
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Kids with asthma fare worse when they live with smokers

Kids with asthma are more likely to have breathing problems and be hospitalized when they live with a smoker, a research review suggests. The team analyzed data from 25 studies that included a combined total of more than 430,000 children. Kids with asthm
Reuters
added Sep 25, 2015 07:26
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[California] Housing authority in Merced County adopts smoke-free policy

adopted a smoke-free policy banning smoking indoors and in outdoor common areas on its properties. The rule will go into effect Jan. 1 for all current residents, but has been in effect, as of Sept. 1, for new and transfer tenants, according to Housing Au
Merced (CA) Sun-Star
added Sep 23, 2015 11:22
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