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[Asia] Are we slowly killing our children? Nine out of 10 children are exposed to second-hand smoke in Bangladesh

though worldwide 40 percent of children are exposed to second-hand smoking (SHS), in Bangladesh—a country with laws against smoking in public places—as many as 95 percent of children are affected, which is more than double the global ratio. This shocking
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Feb 14, 2018 04:13
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Study looked at grandparents' influence on grandchildren's health

In some cases, the children were exposed to tobacco products and secondhand smoke in their grandparents' homes. The upshot of all these behaviors was a measurable increase in the risk factors that can lead to heart disease, diabetes and even cancer later
Beatrice (NE) Daily Sun
added Feb 9, 2018 01:57
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The Effects of Sexual Orientation on the Relationship Between Victimization Experiences and Smoking Status Among US Women

Providers and community health agencies should assess and target physically and sexually abused sexual minority youth for mental health intervention with the goal of interrupting the progression from childhood victimization to adult victimization and subs
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:23
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Hookah Smoke Is Not Safe For Pregnant Women To Be Around, Experts Say

In another study conducted in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Sherman concluded that being exposed to secondhand hookah smoke was even worse than secondhand cigarette smoke. "This study says that telling people to stay out of the room in which hookah is being smoke
Romper
added Feb 5, 2018 22:43
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[Oklahoma] Program helps to stop mothers from smoking

Through the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health Tobacco Prevention Program, another program aims to help Natives stop smoking tobacco. It is targeted at mothers-to-be and their newborn baby. TPP Program Specialist Arlene Davis said the program,
Mvskoke Media
added Feb 5, 2018 22:41
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[Florida] HUMMEL: Lawmakers should allow smoke-free community parks and playgrounds

Have you ever noticed an adult smoking at a playground or youth athletic field, and wondered why this is still allowed in Florida, given everything we know about the dangers of tobacco? Believe it or not, the answer lies in the Florida Clean Indoor Air
Tallahassee (FL) Democrat
added Feb 5, 2018 22:18
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[UK] Primary school is forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis in the playground as headteacher reports 'inappropriate behaviour' to police

A primary school has been forced to tell parents to stop smoking cannabis at its gates, triggering criticism of the local police force’s ‘soft’ approach to the drug. Headteacher Pauline Northcott sent out a strongly worded newsletter after reports that
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2018 00:15
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[California] Public Smoking Bans Help Children of Smokers, SDSU Study Finds

Public smoking bans even help the children of smokers, laying to rest a theory that bans force adult smokers to light up more often at home, according to a new study at San Diego State University.
Times of San Diego
added Feb 3, 2018 00:07
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What is a Juul? It's a trend parents need to know about

“It’s a really nice transition from cigarettes to vaping. You get more nicotine with less of a throat head. It just feels like you're breathing” said Hemi Himelein, manager and e-cig expert at the Bohemian Lair smoke shop in Cocoa Village. The Juul has
Florida Today
added Feb 3, 2018 00:06
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[UK-Scotland] Buying children cigarettes 'not a favour', says charity

On average, 36 young people in Scotland take up smoking every day Adults who buy children cigarettes could set them up for a life of health and financial problems, the children's health charity Fast Forward has said. Its chief executive Alastair MacKinn
BBC Online
added Jan 30, 2018 14:53
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