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Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids

"The big one to me is smoking. There are so many things, and mold is just one aspect of it...My take is not to be freaked out about mold but try to control what you can control, and work with your pediatrician on this -- smoke avoidance, dust mite encase
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 16, 2015 15:48
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Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

But other schools in states including North Carolina, New Jersey, Washington and Connecticut, are grouping the devices in with bongs and pipes, meaning students could face long suspensions and required drug tests and have possession of drug paraphernalia
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 15, 2015 17:33
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LETTER: Smoke-Free Policies

Re “Smoking’s Toll on Health Is Even Worse Than Previously Thought..." We should not forget that smoking takes a toll on those exposed to secondhand smoke. Many children, adults and family pets are exposed daily to secondhand smoke in their homes, and thi
New York Times
added Feb 14, 2015 08:58
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[Malaysia] Parents And School Authorities Must Address Smoking Habit Among Students

Labuan Health Department director, Dr Ismail Ali said despite efforts made by the national authorities, information campaigns and advice on the deleterious effects of smoking, the inability to reduce smoking addiction was indeed regrettable and a cause f
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Feb 13, 2015 18:14
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[Washington] Gov. Inslee cites new data showing alarming increase in adolescent use of electronic cigarettes

Inslee today released a report that shows Washington’s 8th and 10th grade students use electronic cigarettes, or “vaping,”... “It’s too easy and too cheap for teens to buy and use vaping products. We have to change that. We must have a system in place lik
Office of the Governor (WA)
added Feb 13, 2015 18:05
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[UK] Bolton parents unaware of dangers of 'second hand smoke'

PARENTS in Bolton are unaware of the hidden dangers second hand smoke posses to children... Public Health England issued the warning after research showed that 99 per cent of people underestimated the level of toxicity in smoke, particularly in cars.
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Feb 12, 2015 19:33
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Foetal exposure to tobacco smoke raises diabetes risk

The study from the University of California, Davis and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute found that women whose mothers smoked while pregnant were two to three times as likely to be diabetic as adults.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Feb 10, 2015 21:55
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Smoke Free Kentucky talks to Grayson chamber

GRAYSON Carter County native Roger Cline, a representative with Smoke Free Kentucky, presented the Grayson Area Chamber of Commerce with a staggering statistic at its monthly meeting — that 85 percent of women exposed to secondhand smoke can develop lun
Ashland (KY) Daily Independent
added Feb 10, 2015 18:04
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Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:31
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Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults, according to a study from the University of California, Davis and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute.
EurekAlert
added Feb 10, 2015 22:12
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