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[UK] Ask Molly Ringwald: my parents smoke, so I don’t want my children to stay with them. Am I wrong?

It is the opposite of selfish to choose not to expose your children to the danger of secondhand smoke...You should feel secure in knowing that your children’s safety trumps your parents’ addiction.
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 23, 2015 12:33
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[California] PROTECT YOUR FAMILY FROM E-CIGARETTES / The Facts You Need to Know (PDF)

ARE THEY SAFE TO SMOKE INDOORS? No. E-cigarettes pollute the air with tiny particles that get trapped in the lungs. Just like regular cigarettes, the pollution from e-cigarettes may hurt others.
California Department of Public Health
added Jan 21, 2015 14:24
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Want to Get Healthy? Get Your Partner Involved

Men and women who want to stop smoking, get active and lose weight are much more likely to meet with success if their partner also adopts the same healthy habits, according to new research.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 20, 2015 12:48
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Partners Can Help Each Other Make Positive Health Behavior Changes

Women and men were more likely to quit smoking, become physically active and lose weight if their partner joined them in the new healthy behavior, according to a study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.
JAMA/Archives Media Relations
added Jan 20, 2015 12:21
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[UK] Let’s quit together: health kicks are easier if your partner signs up too

People whose partner stops smoking, loses weight or gets more active are far more likely to succeed in adopting healthier habits themselves
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:19
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[UK-Wales] Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy - A Collaborative Thematic Review 2010-2012 (PDF)

Health boards, Public Health Wales and Welsh Government should strengthen their efforts to reduce smoking, especially in young women and parents during pregnancy and in the first year after child birth.
NHS Wales (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:18
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[UK-Wales] Higher cot death risk around smokers, report finds

Out of 45 deaths looked at in detail, 25 infants were in smoking homes. The Public Health Wales report found the rate of smoking among parents was "alarmingly high" and highlighted the importance of smoke-free environments.
BBC Online
added Jan 20, 2015 12:05
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[Canada] Québec Tobacco-Free Week 2015

runs from January 18 to 24, 2015, will highlight the suffering experienced by smokers in the final stages of life due to a smoking-related disease. Tobacco makes its victims suffer before it kills them. Coordinated by the Québec Council on Tobacco and Hea
Québec Tobacco-Free Week (Québec Council on Tobacco and Health) (ca)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:21
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[Canada] Anti-smoking campaign: Tobacco makes its victims suffer before it kills them

two out of three Quebecers — are close to someone who has suffered health problems linked to tobacco, according to a survey by the Quebec Council on Smoking unveiled Sunday. The report was released on the first day of the 2015 Quebec Tobacco-Free Week, c
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:16
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Dear Abby: Losing a lung is no deterrent for man addicted to smoking

My husband, "Fred," lost a lung to cancer 14 years ago...Dear Miserable: There is nothing more you can do. Your husband is hopelessly addicted...It's not that he doesn't love you or that he loves his cigarettes more. He's HOOKED.
Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Jan 17, 2015 20:48
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