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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.
added Jan 12, 2015 20:17

[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

[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

[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
added Jan 9, 2015 10:16

[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

[UK] Head teacher tells off parents for smoking and using 'bad language' outside school gates

Parents who wait for their children outside the gates of a primary school have been ordered by the head to stop swearing and smoking. Head teacher Liz Mulcahy of Felmore Primary School in Basildon, Essex, warned parents in a newsletter who had been “gat
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 3, 2015 14:07

[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

Effect of a Family-Centered, Secondhand Smoke Intervention to Reduce Respiratory Illness in Indigenous Infants in Australia and New Zealand: A Randomized Controlled Trial [FREE FULL TEXT]

Despite reporting smoke-free homes/cars, mothers and their partners continue to smoke in the first year of infants’ lives, exposing them to SHS. Emphasis needs to be placed on supporting parents to stop smoking preconception, during pregnancy, and postnat
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 2, 2015 12:59

SWANSON: E-Cigarettes: One Dead In New York and 'Vape' Is the Word of the Year

there is a bill sitting in congress, the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2014. The bill would require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to enforce child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers. This sounds like a great first step b
Huffington Post (blog)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:47
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