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[New York] Bronx EMT suffers horror burns after e-cigarette explodes in his pocket as he is driving through Manhattan

An off-duty Bronx EMT ended up taking a ride in one of his own ambulances after suffering severe burns when an e-cigarette exploded in the pocket of his pants. Ricardo Jiminez, 24, ended up suffering excruciatingly painful second-degree burns to his thig
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 23:16
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[New York] MARCANO/TORRES: Is It Fair to Ban Public Housing Tenants From Smoking?

Overcoming My Misgivings, I Saw That It Would Save Lives / Smoking Is Awful, but So Is Invading People’s Privacy
New York Times
added Dec 8, 2016 21:05
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[New York] MARCANO/TORRES: Is It Fair to Ban Public Housing Tenants From Smoking?

Overcoming My Misgivings, I Saw That It Would Save Lives / Smoking Is Awful, but So Is Invading People’s Privacy
New York Times
added Dec 8, 2016 21:05
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[New York] NYCHA welcomes HUD smoking ban

“NYCHA is fully committed to providing an environment that promotes resident health as part of our vision of safe, clean and connected communities,” a spokesman for the agency told the Chronicle in an email. “We are currently reviewing HUD’s rule and wil
Queens (NY) Chronicle
added Dec 8, 2016 20:41
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[New York] EDITORIAL: The Nanny State Shames Poor Smokers in Their Homes

Does the Administration really believe there won’t be legal challenges based on the disparate impact affecting poor people and minorities who live in public housing? What are the Obama folks thinking? Let us be clear: The legal activities people pursue
New York Observer
added Dec 8, 2016 04:11
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Administrative Talk of Tobacco Policy is Hot Air

one of the reasons he quit smoking was because Skidmore was instituting a smoking policy. His story should inspire the administration to consider how common-sense policy can help community members make decisions to live healthier lives. Creating the acc
Skidmore News (Saratoga Springs, NY)
added Dec 7, 2016 02:28
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New York man severely burned when his e-cigarette exploded in his pocket leaves hospital in a wheelchair after major skin graft surgeries

Otis Gooding, 31, left the Burn Center at New York-Presbyterian Hospital on Sunday in a wheelchair, his hand and leg bandaged, following the incident on November 23. Gooding was at work at the Central Cellars wine shop inside Grand Central Terminal when
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 5, 2016 23:22
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[New York] Smoking ban to affect local public housing

“I wish I had never picked up a Newport cigarette,” he said. So Hinton has no problem with a new federal policy that will affect more than 940,000 public-housing units nationwide, including those at Mullins. On Wednesday, Julian Castro, the U.S. Depart
Middletown (NY) Times Herald-Record
added Dec 4, 2016 20:55
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Team Obama’s last meddle in Americans’ private lives

Yes, smoking is an unhealthy choice. But the choice to do what you will with your own body remains a . . . personal right. At least the flukes of 2016 didn’t bring us a President Mike Bloomberg, or we’d be looking at mandated regular kale smoothies.
New York Post
added Dec 4, 2016 17:16
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400,000 New Yorkers will be affected by ban on smoking in public housing

Many public housing agencies across the country had already implemented bans... NYCHA however was not one of them, and has not kept pace with some of the other agencies throughout the country. To be fair, it is the largest public housing agency in the co
Curbed
added Dec 2, 2016 22:31
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