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[UK] Cumbria's hospitals treat 100 children a year for second-hand smoke illnesses

Dr Nigel Calvert, of NHS Cumbria, wants to raise awareness of the dangers of second-hand smoke on children and said adults smoking in cars led to them suffering from illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma. "Attitudes to smoking at home vary and some pe
Cumberland News (uk)
added Mar 20, 2013 15:53

Defense Department Acts to Help Troops and Families Quit Smoking

The Defense Department issued final regulations implementing a law that established a smoking cessation program under TRICARE, the health insurance program for military personnel, retirees and their families. The regulations provide coverage for FDA-appr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 28, 2013 13:51

[Ireland] ADAMS: Fuming I ever started smoking

Meanwhile, what must go through Liam's head, when, while exhaling smoke, granddad agrees with him that cigarettes are yucky?
Irish Times (ie)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:39

[Ireland] Lower Lung Function in Infancy Linked to Wheeze in Adulthood

Smoking also played key role in respiratory trouble for young adults, study found
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 22, 2013 13:52

[UK] Smokefree South West and Bray Leino work together on new campaign to stop parents smoking in play parks

Smokefree South West has partnered with Bray Leino . . . The ‘Smokefree Park’ initiative follows a survey which showed over half (57 per cent) of people considered smoking to be a problem in their local play park. The ‘Better Places to Play’ campaign ai
The Drum (uk)
added Jan 9, 2013 14:42

[Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: A bill against smoking in the car unlikely to result in fewer incidents

If there were persuasive evidence that a new law would actually result in fewer incidents, it would be worthy of support. As it stands, the bill simply uses state law to register societal disgust over behavior that is indefensible, whether it's legal or
Deseret News
added Jan 7, 2013 14:29

[Utah] Can car-smoking ban pass this time around?

Rep. Patrice Arent, D-Millcreek, will try anew to pass an often-defeated bill to ban smoking in cars while children are present. How it fares could be an early test of just how conservative — or perhaps moderate — the new Legislature will be, as the cons
Salt Lake Tribune
added Dec 28, 2012 04:58

[Colorado] Local family at odds with Housing Authority over smoking

Rose says the smoke from her neighbors apartments at the Senior Heritage Plaza are damaging her health. Senior Heritage is a rent controlled housing unit subsided with federal funds from the Housing and Urban Development Department and managed by CSHA. T
KOAA NBC 5/30 (Colo. Springs/Pueblo, CO)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:41

Meningitis risk from parents who smoke

Smoking puts unborn and young children at greater risk of a major cause of meningitis.
Metro Café (uk)
added Dec 10, 2012 02:56

[UK] Brighton experts find almost half of new mothers take up smoking again

About 23,000 pregnant women in England have used the NHS Stop Smoking Service this year. Dr Memon wants it to widen its counselling and support services not just to prospective new mothers but to those smokers who live with them.
Brighton and Hove News (uk)
added Dec 7, 2012 13:56
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