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The report also mentions the adverse effects of smoking tobacco, even if the fetus is exposed to secondhand smoke in the womb. "The polluting agents in burning tobacco, despite being different from the ones found in fossil fuels, have overlaps," Rees sai
Dec 7, 2017 CNN
added Dec 7, 2017 21:51
Some of the airports have ventilated rooms or booths for smokers, or allow smoking in restaurants, bars or airline clubs. But all designated areas or smoking rooms "can cause involuntary secondhand smoke exposure among nonsmoking travelers and airport em
Dec 7, 2017 Forbes
added Dec 7, 2017 21:46
It is a tragedy that the wealthy tobacco companies have successfully weakened well-intentioned attempts to call them to account... The behavior of the industry seems to have hardly changed. Here in Hong Kong the government's modest proposal to increase t
Dec 6, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:21
The results point out to the need to invest minimal but essential enforcement resources given that national comprehensive smoke-free laws are self-enforcing in many but not all countries and sectors.
Dec 5, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Dec 6, 2017 00:24
Other regional public health achievements to which PAHO has contributed include: The ratification by 30 of 35 countries in the Americas of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
Dec 4, 2017 Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added Dec 8, 2017 09:41
Approximately 2.7 billion people pass through 50 of the busiest airports in North America, Europe, and Asia each year. Of that list of airports only 23 have indoor smoke-free policies.
Dec 4, 2017 WGCL-TV CBS 46 (Atlanta, GA)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:02
Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers sent a letter last week to Andriukaitis, claiming that the industry “takes allegations of involvement in criminal activity extremely seriously”. The tobacco manufacturers noted there was a need
Dec 4, 2017 EurActiv
added Dec 4, 2017 14:55
The Department of Health (DH) and the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health (COSH) today (December 1) jointly launched a conference entitled "Towards a Tobacco Endgame in Hong Kong" to mark the 35th year milestone for the achievements in tobacco control
Dec 1, 2017 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 1, 2017 16:41
European Commission does not plan specific targets or a harmonised approach for the prevention of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Instead, it says it will ensure tobacco control policies are properly implemented in the member states.
Nov 30, 2017 EurActiv
added Dec 5, 2017 18:10
Peter van der Mark is the Secretary-General of ESTA, the European Smoking Tobacco Association. This opinion-piece is in reaction to an interview published last week.
Nov 30, 2017 EurActiv
added Dec 5, 2017 18:09