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Secondhand Exposure to Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Linked to Asthma Symptoms in Youth

A new study in Chest has identified a correlation between electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and asthma symptoms in youth. The association was independent of cigarette smoking and ENDS use and exposure to secondhand cigarette smoke. While curren
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Nov 12, 2018 00:36

UCLA-affiliated professors nominated for EPA Scientific Advisory Board

James Enstrom, a former UCLA professor who claims he was wrongly terminated because of his controversial position on certain air pollutants, was nominated to the Science Advisory Board... the president of the Scientific Integrity Institute, which he found
Daily Bruin (UCLA)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:17

[Ireland] De BRIT: ‘Lighting up in someone’s house now feels totally wrong, like driving without a seatbelt’

There’s also our world-famous culture of hospitality to consider. A zero-tolerance approach doesn’t sit well with a hundred thousand fáiltes. The usual rule is that a guest’s comfort is priority (which is why Irish homes are heated to near boiling when g
Irish Times (ie)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:10

Evolution Communications Agency Honored by Colorado Healthcare Communicators' Gold Leaf Awards / Agency Recognized for Public Health, Specialty Medicine Campaigns

Other award-winning efforts created by Evolution include ...the "I Am a Smoke-Free Zone" campaign to educate adults about the dangers of secondhand smoke to children.
PR Newswire
added Nov 9, 2018 02:22
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[Nigeria] NGO launches lung cancer prevention campaign

Move Against Cancer Africa (MACA), a cancer advocacy NGO, on Thursday, rolled out lung cancer prevention awareness programme in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Mr Caleb Egwuenu, the Project Director of MACA, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on th
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)
added Nov 9, 2018 02:18
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[New Zealand] Smoking main cause of preventable child death - Plunket

Smoking anywhere where children are present is the main cause of preventable death and health problems in childhood. That's according to Plunket, which wants to stamp out smoking around children. Part of the problem is smoking in cars with children on b
Newshub (nz)
added Nov 7, 2018 17:54

[Ohio] Smoking Affecting Health At YSU

Emily Dawes, a sophomore history major, said the people who smoke in nonsmoking areas are selfish because secondhand smoke is detrimental to people’s health and has a negative effect on those with asthma. “If we can avoid any health risks for YSU studen
The Jambar (Youngstown (OH) State University
added Nov 1, 2018 14:33

WHO says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

Parents should try to avoid household air pollution by using less polluting fuels for cooking and heating and not smoking but to reduce child exposure to ambient pollution they should need to lobby politicians to clean up the environment, WHO experts sai
added Oct 30, 2018 22:01

Puerto Rico Recognizes Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Steps to Prevent Exposure to Carcinogens

“At Zimmetry, our indoor environmental quality and industrial hygiene professionals are dedicated to identifying indoor conditions that could expose the public or workers to respirable hazards,” said Harry Pena, President of Zimmetry Environmental. “In t
added Oct 30, 2018 21:57

Biggest Risks For Kids This Halloween May Be Surprising

most will fail to warn them about the biggest risk – one which may kill more children this Halloween than all of the others combined: parental smoking in their presence
added Oct 30, 2018 17:06
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