Headlines Tagged with Parenting / Family issues — 2,493 headlines found
Despite this progress, during 2007–2008, approximately 88 million U.S. residents aged ≥3 years were exposed to SHS, and disparities in exposure exist across subpopulations (5).
Sep 5, 2014 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:52
smoking is even forbidden in nearly half of homes where an adult smoker resides, up from one in 10 households with smokers in the early 1990s. CDC experts attribute the changes to shrinking smoking rates and altered attitudes.
Sep 4, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 4, 2014 14:50
Nearly twice as many U.S. households are smoke-free compared to 20 years ago, reflecting an increased awareness of the health hazards from secondhand smoke, but too many people still are exposed, according to a federal study released Thursday.
Sep 4, 2014 Reuters
added Sep 4, 2014 14:49
Though more than three-quarters of homes are now smoke-free, millions of children and other relatives of smokers are still exposed to secondhand smoke, a study finds. The number of smoke-free homes rose from 43 percent in 1992-1993 to 83 percent in 2010-
Sep 4, 2014 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:47
parents in our area should be reminded that the tobacco industry continues to produce new and varied nicotine delivery products, like e-cigarettes and vape pens that are sweet, cheap and easy for young people to get. These products are not regulated by th
Sep 2, 2014 New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Sep 3, 2014 13:12
People often hold up the example of smokers telling their kids not to smoke as the height of hypocrisy. It’s not. What’s hypocritical about being in the grip of a difficult addiction and not wanting your kid to go through that? Every human being has thei
Aug 27, 2014 Washington Post
added Aug 27, 2014 21:23
We’ve received support from the Scottish Government and others to allow us to offer specialist free training so people who work or volunteer with parents and carers of children aged under five can learn about the risks from tobacco smoke and help their c
Aug 26, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 10:27
Children at Yoker Community Campus received a visit from public health minister, Michael Matheson and Big Tiny, a character campaigning for the right of children not to be exposed to adults’ tobacco smoke. Organised by the British Lung Foundation Scotlan
Aug 24, 2014 Clydebank Post (uk)
added Aug 25, 2014 09:00
Provincial Minister for Excise & Taxation and Finance Mujtaba Shuja ur Rehman has stressed upon the doctors community for launching massive awareness campaign for sensitizing the people about hazardous aspects of smoking with a view to prevent TB, heart,
Aug 24, 2014 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Aug 24, 2014 12:34
What makes me mad is that e-cigs are not harmful or dangerous like regular cigarettes, so I feel like my parents are overreacting... DEAR BROOKE: E-cigs are simply liquid nicotine ... be careful that you aren’t setting up a lifelong nicotine habit.
Aug 21, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Aug 22, 2014 06:51