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UofL research shows more awareness needed on home environmental exposures that cause lung cancer

found that the presence of children in the home did not motivate parents to test and mitigate for radon and secondhand tobacco smoke, both of which cause lung cancer. The findings highlight a need to raise awareness on these exposure risks and their long-
University of Louisville
added Aug 31, 2016 14:29
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[Asia, Japan] TROUBLESHOOTER / Father-in-law’s secondhand smoke may affect baby’s health

let me suggest you directly explain to him the risks and ask him to bear these things in mind. I don’t think this will cause any harm to your relationship with him; you will be speaking as a concerned mother to a man who is already aware of the risks of p
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Aug 28, 2016 08:05
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[Montana] SHAPIRO: Tobacco, e-cigarette marketing targets kids

Many convenience stores are located near schools and parks. ...The Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program and Lewis and Clark Public Health are working to raise awareness of tobacco marketing techniques through TV ads, billboards and educational presentat
Montana Standard
added Aug 22, 2016 13:09
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[Italy] Italians smoking less, getting fatter / Family habits have big influence

The role of families in promoting healthy lifestyles is critical: 30.2% of young people up to the age of 24 who live with parents who smoke also smoke themselves, while only 11.9% of young people who live with non-smoking parents take up the habit.
ANSA (it)
added Jul 27, 2016 13:54
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America’s Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2016 (PDF)

Cotinine, a breakdown product of nicotine, is used as a marker for exposure to secondhand smoke in nonsmokers. Cotinine levels at or above 0.05 nanograms per milliliter (ng/mL) are often used as an indicator of secondhand smoke exposure in the previous
Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
added Jul 12, 2016 14:52
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[UK] Mother launches petition to BAN smoking in children's playgrounds after seeing one mum light up on a seesaw

Annie Dressner's son was playing when woman asked if she could smoke Singer-songwriter said she would have an issue with her lighting up Woman said her son would grow up to be 'arrogant' and sparked anyway Cambridge mother is now pushing for national b
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 10, 2016 15:05
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The Smell of Pot Threatens an Apartment Sale

My neighbor’s teenage son smokes copious amounts of marijuana with his friends... “It’s an ethical issue, and it could turn into a legal issue,” said Steven D. Sladkus, a Manhattan real estate lawyer. “Someone could say that you intentionally hid somethin
New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 18:30
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[UK] Real little monsters! Photographer transforms children into zombies and bloody princesses for gory portraits that you WON'T want on the mantelpiece

Mother Amelia Rose, 23, offers alternative-themed photoshoots for kids ... 'I understand the controversial nature, especially snapping images of kids smoking - but it's art...whatever my clients want. If it's a child smoking a fake cigarette - so be it.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 30, 2016 16:24
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School activities may be key to tobacco cessation for Native American adolescents

research from the University of Missouri on the smoking habits of Native American adolescents finds that family warmth and support, as well as participation in school activities, can play a role in tobacco prevention.
EurekAlert
added May 9, 2016 22:09
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[Colorado] One in six children hospitalized for lung inflammation positive for marijuana exposure

A new study to be presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2016 Meeting found that one in six infants and toddlers admitted to a Colorado hospital with coughing, wheezing and other symptoms of bronchiolitis tested positive for marijuana exposure. Th
EurekAlert
added Apr 30, 2016 15:40
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