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[UK] Shisha cafe plans in East Finchley deferred

Barnet Council’s planning committee decided tonight to let the owners of Oasis Café, in Church Lane, have more time to develop their proposal, so they could address concerns about smell. The café wants to develop its outdoor area so 43 people can smoke s
This is Local London (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 14:57

[Asia, China] WHO Kicks Off #RUFREE Smoke-Free Drive in Beijing

The campaign released 19 posters showing the adverse effects of second-hand smoking and thanking smokers for abiding the rule. Bearing the "#RUFREE?" (Are you smoke-free? and do you support smoke-free environments?) slogan, the public has been urged to s
China Topix
added Nov 27, 2015 10:25

[New York] Letter: Public housing will be smoke-free

Over the years, I have received calls from several public housing residents, desperate for reprieve from the smoke that was drifting into their apartments. Because secondhand smoke travels from unit to unit, through ventilation, pipes and cracks, enginee
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Nov 26, 2015 10:23

[UK] Pregnant women exposed to passive smoking deliver babies earlier - research

The research team found that non-smoking women that lived with a smoker were more likely to deliver their babies earlier compared to those who did not live with someone who smoked. Women exposed to passive smoking also had smaller babies, the study, pub
Guernsey Press
added Nov 25, 2015 17:01

Carolyn Hax: How to gently butt out of Grandma’s smokin’ Christmas

You decide what’s meaningful and doable for your family and plant your own flag. Maybe you envisioned that transition for a distant someday, but finding new clarity in a defiant smoker’s cloud is nothing to apologize for.
The Washington Post
added Nov 25, 2015 16:38

[Australia] Sydney landlord ordered to pay $11,000 to tenant because of chain-smoking neighbour

Lynette Laming moved into the Potts Point apartment with her 13-year-old daughter last December and within weeks had raised the issue of "very strong smell of toxic cigarette smoke permeating the apartment".
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 25, 2015 16:10
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Addressing Tobacco And Secondhand Smoke Exposure In Maternal And Child Survival Programs

Enhancing efforts to prevent tobacco use and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure would close a critical gap in this strategy. Six million people die from tobacco use and 600,000 from SHS each year, with nearly half of SHS deaths occurring among women and a q
Health Affairs (ca)
added Nov 24, 2015 20:44
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GILLESPIE: Don’t Ban Smoking in Public Housing

the effect of second-hand smoke on immediate family members, much less the smell of smoke wafting through interior walls and doors on neighbors, is far from settled. But such arguments presume that it’s the government’s role to help us be “better” people
The Daily Beast
added Nov 24, 2015 20:36

[UK] Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Pregnancy is Associated With Earlier Delivery and Reduced Birth Weight.

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Nov 24, 2015 19:43

[UK] University of Bristol Passive smoking is associated with earlier delivery and lower birth weight

But what if a mother doesn’t smoke but lives with someone who does? New research by academics from the University of Bristol has found women exposed to passive smoking, on average, deliver their babies earlier and with lower birth weights compared to unex
University of Bristol (uk)
added Nov 24, 2015 19:42
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