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[UK] 'I feel cheated after losing my parents to smoking'

These photos are something Susan holds dear to her heart, after losing both of her parents in the space of two years to lung cancer - an illness she believes was caused by their smoking habits. Susan, from Clydebank, first witnessed the grip a smoking a
STV (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:04

[UK-Wales] Health: Health Minister reminds smokers to make a Fresh Start in their cars

The Fresh Start campaign was launched by the former Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Jewell in February and calls for parents who smoke to keep the air clean in cars carrying children.
The Information Daily (formerly eGov monitor - A Policy Dialogue Platform) (uk)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:36

[Iowa] A Breath of Fresh Air

County fairs are a place where families go during the summer for a fun day of rides, food and music. But smoking is still allowed at most fairs. Now, the Freeborn County Partners in Prevention are working to change that, one day at a time.
KIMT TV (Mason City, IA)
added Aug 4, 2012 23:05

Higher asthma in children of smoking moms

Sam Oh of the University of California, San Francisco, analyzed data from nearly 2,500 Latino and African-American young people. The study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, found children of smokers had a 50 percent increase
added Aug 1, 2012 23:42

[UK-Wales] Smokers at a Wrexham school sports day face further criticism

PARENTS who smoked at a school sports day faced further condemnation yesterday. The headteacher of Victoria Primary School, Wrexham, John Hughes, has threatened to ban them if it happens again.
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Jul 13, 2012 12:20

[India] Parents choke 8-day-old girl with tobacco

“When we took the Jadhav couple into custody, they confessed to have stuffed tobacco in their eight-day-old daughter’s mouth and choking her to death. The couple then buried the dead body,”
Asian Age (in)
added Jun 27, 2012 12:16

[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Housing authority right to nix smoking

York (PA) Daily Record
added Jun 19, 2012 15:59

Second-hand smoke affects bladder function in children, study suggests

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, parents are responsible for 90 percent of children's exposure to environmental (second-hand) tobacco smoke.
added Jun 13, 2012 13:38

[Australia] 'Ban smoking at sport'

Debate over smoking has taken another turn, with a call for it to be banned at all local sporting venues.
West Australian (au)
added May 14, 2012 18:49

Blood test may help identify kids' smoke exposure: study

added May 12, 2012 00:21
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