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[UK-Scotland] Big Tiny calls on parents to keep kids safe from second hand smoke

A NEW recruit in the campaign to protect children from second hand smoke has been unveiled to call on parents to keep kids safe.
Evening Times (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:53
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[UK] Smoking scarecrow causes complaints for Gruffalo authors

Outraged parents take to Amazon to leave scathing reviews of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffer's new book
MadeForMums (uk)
added Aug 5, 2014 11:46
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[UK] Angry parents criticise Julia Donaldson for 'inappropriate' smoking scarecrow

former children’s laureate, has been criticised by angry parents after her latest picture book featured a character smoking,... The Scarecrows' Wedding, features a self-proclaimed “dashing” scarecrow who blows smoke rings with a cigar to impress his inten
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 3, 2014 15:56
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking gun: Mum's battle with cigs as stats show how second-hand smoke is really harming kids

New statistics have revealed kids who grow up in a house full of smokers are three times more likely to become smokers. And, by then, the toxic fumes from your smoking habit could well have damaged your child’s health. The harmful compounds of second-h
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:39
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GOLDSTEIN: National Ad Campaigns Can Spark Discussions About Tobacco Cessation

On Aug. 7, the AAFP and the American Academy of Pediatrics will offer a webinar for clinicians(www3.gotomeeting.com) about how the CDC and FDA campaigns can bolster discussions with patients and families about tobacco cessation. Please join us for this i
American Family Physician
added Jul 29, 2014 11:20
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[Ireland] Dangers of third-hand smoke highlighted

Until now, the risks associated with this have been unclear so UK and Spanish scientists decided to investigate further. They collected dust samples from homes occupied by smokers and non-smokers and used the most up-to-date toxicology information to est
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Jul 29, 2014 10:46
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Smoking mothers may alter the DNA of their children

Pregnant women who smoke don’t just harm the health of their baby—they may actually impair their child’s DNA, according to new research. The finding may explain why the children of smokers continue to suffer health complications later in life.
Science
added Jul 28, 2014 21:22
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[New York] When Struggling Families Spark Internet Rage

Teicher featured nine of the photographs from “Upstate Girls” in a post initially titled “Life Below the Poverty Line, Troy, N.Y.”...The comments were harsh. Many expressed outrage that Kayla would smoke while holding her baby. (This photograph, singled
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 23, 2014 15:40
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[Tennessee] Tobacco grant geared toward improving children’s health

a new program to raise awareness of the dangers of secondhand smoke in families is already having a positive impact. Made possible by a grant of almost $250,000 from the Tennessee Department of Health, the Clinical Effort Against Secondhand Smoke Exposure
Jonesborough (TN) Herald & Tribune
added Jul 22, 2014 13:52
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[Canada] Hardworking tobacco pioneer was family rock

After spending a number of years struggling to make ends meet and care for the kids, an Everett farmer approached Stanley to see if he would be interested in doing tobacco crop testing. The first batch of crops showed promise and, in 1946, the family re
Northumberland (ON) News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:59
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