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Secondhand Smoke Exposure Among Never-Smoking Youth in 168 Countries

smoking parents and/or peers are the key factors. Study findings highlight the need to develop and implement comprehensive smoke-free policies consistent with the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Jan 13, 2015 14:33
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[Texas] As many as two-fifths of never-smoking teens are exposed to secondhand smoke worldwide

Many teens who have never smoked are being exposed to the health dangers of tobacco. A new study by the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, in collaboration with East Tennessee State University, the Indian Institute of Technology and the Wor
University of Texas Medical Branch
added Jan 13, 2015 14:36
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Children in poor families at risk for asthma, secondhand smoke

evaluated the relationship between poverty and evidence of nicotine exposure in children with asthma. The findings were published online on January 12 in the journal Pediatrics by researchers at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Children’s Hospital, Hershey, P
Examiner.com (National)
added Jan 12, 2015 20:19
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Teens And Second-Hand Smoke: Study Uncovers The Dangers Of Tobacco

Findings revealed that close to one-third of them are exposed to secondhand smoke even inside their very own homes. In addition, study results indicated that over two-fifths of teens are exposed to secondhand smoke outside the home.
ScienceWorldReport
added Jan 12, 2015 20:17
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[Vermont] Protect Your Kids from Second Hand Smoke

this week, especially with the new Vermont state laws reducing exposure to second hand smoke, let me cough up or out some information on this important topic.
WPTZ-5 (Plattsburgh, NY)
added Jan 12, 2015 20:00
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[Ireland] Patients asked not to smoke at home

The HSE is to ask patients and their families to put out their cigarettes ahead of and during a visit by any healthcare professional to their homes, IMT has learned.
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Jan 10, 2015 15:42
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[Georgia] Grandfather doesn't believe health risks of secondhand smoke

He smokes in our small house...all he does is to say that secondhand smoke is not a health hazard and just a government scare. / Make sure grandpa reads today’s teen column and learns these six secondhand precautions: • Exposure to secondhand smoke causes
Brunswick (GA) News (goldenisles.news)
added Jan 9, 2015 10:16
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[UK] Cambridge headteacher's plea to parents to stop smoking at school gates

Ben Tull, from Arbury Primary School in Cambridge, said it is not the first time children had reported the problem. He told parents in the school newsletter: "Our children have fed back again that they don't like walking through smoke on their way into
Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Jan 7, 2015 08:17
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Michigan man dies 2 days after his smoking starts fire that kills mom

Battle Creek authorities say a 66-year-old man has been found dead, two days after his smoking in bed started a fire that killed his 87-year-old mother. Authorities haven't announced the cause of his death.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 5, 2015 23:31
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[UK] 'Put your boob away': Mother's outrage after she is told to stop breastfeeding by woman who was SMOKING next to playground

The 28-year-old took it to social media and has triggered an online frenzy
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 3, 2015 11:47
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