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Exposure to smoking on patios and quitting: a population representative longitudinal cohort study

Exposure to smoking on patios of a bar or restaurant is associated with a lower likelihood of success in a quit attempt. Instituting smoke-free patio regulations may help smokers avoid relapse after quitting.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 31, 2014 20:14
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[UK] Stockton Council asks: Don't smoke in children's playgrounds

Voluntary scheme sees children ask adults not to smoke in front of them - but councillor says outright ban in parks would be a step too far
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added Oct 31, 2014 20:03
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[Minnesota] Should city parks be smoke-free?

Members of the Jackson City Council continue to wrestle with that question a week after it was first posed. Luke Ewald, health educator with Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services, appeared in front of council members at last week’s regular meeting
Jackson County (MN) Pilot
added Oct 31, 2014 19:24
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[Missouri] Branson approves smoking ordinance

The Branson Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to approve the smoke-free ordinance at Tuesday night’s regular meeting. The bill was approved 5-0 ... • E-cigarettes and cigarettes are regulated the same. ... • No smoking in city parks, except where desig
Branson (MO) Tri-Lakes News
added Oct 31, 2014 19:10
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[Delaware] Williams order expands smoking ban

Mayor Dennis P. Williams went against the stance taken by City Council earlier this month when he signed an order Wednesday that enacts a smoking ban in all city parks, public plazas, playgrounds and transit facilities.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Oct 30, 2014 13:29
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Exposure to smoking on patios and quitting: a population representative longitudinal cohort study

Exposure to smoking on patios of a bar or restaurant is associated with a lower likelihood of success in a quit attempt. Instituting smoke-free patio regulations may help smokers avoid relapse after quitting.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2014 10:21
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[UK] Parks ban would make smokers outcasts in society, says senior Carlisle councillor

Elsie Martlew, Carlisle City Council's portfolio holder for environment and transport, says that she would not back proposals to introduce such bans in the district, including Brampton and Longtown. Her comments come after there were calls for parks in
News & Star (uk)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:29
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[UK] Calls to ban smoking on Devon beaches

CAMPAIGNERS are calling for a Government ban on smoking at Devon beaches. The call has come from environmental activists in Cornwall as part of a study which reveals the scale of damage marine litter causes.
Exeter Express & Echo (uk)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:26
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[UK] Calls for smoking ban on beaches as litter chokes sea life

Cornwall-based Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) said action must be taken to reduce marine litter by 50% in the next six years and the consequences of failing to act are unthinkable. The group, which is based in St Agnes, has presented a legal framework to
Western Morning News (uk)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:15
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[New Jersey] Smoke-free zone: Gloucester City smoking ban paves the way for other towns

Lighting up that cigarette while walking from shop to shop is now illegal in one South Jersey city's business district, and other towns are looking to do the same. Gloucester City, in Camden County, has recently spent a lot of money beautifying its thre
Gloucester County (NJ) Times
added Oct 27, 2014 10:04
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