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German court rules landlord was wrong to evict heavy smoker

The Duesseldorf regional court ruled Wednesday there was insufficient evidence that Friedhelm Adolfs had exposed other tenants to secondhand smoke by failing to air his apartment properly, the grounds cited for his eviction.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 29, 2016 19:51
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[Germany] German court rules landlord was wrong to evict heavy smoker

The Duesseldorf regional court ruled Wednesday there was insufficient evidence that Friedhelm Adolfs had exposed other tenants to secondhand smoke by failing to air his apartment properly, the grounds cited for his eviction. German news agency dpa repor
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2016 18:05
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Casino Workers In Nevada Rally For Smoke-Free Workplace

Workers and patrons fed-up with breathing in secondhand smoke in Nevada casinos are rallying outside the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas Tuesday... The advocacy group Smoke-Free Gaming of America organized the rally in front of the Sands Expo and Convent
KUNR (Reno, NV)
added Sep 28, 2016 18:03
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[Europe] Are there passive smoking risks from e-cigarettes?

Dr Fernández is running the EU-funded TackSHS project which aims to find out more about the effects of second-hand emissions – whether from e-cigarettes or traditional cigarettes – on people’s health, taking into account differences in lifestyles, econom
Horizon - The EU Research & Innovation Magazine
added Sep 28, 2016 17:16
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Secondhand Smoke More Insidious Than Thought

Nonsmokers can be exposed to secondhand cigarette smoke without realizing it, and be unaware that they are at increased risk for lung cancer and heart disease... "Questionnaires show that responders do not know they were exposed to smoke, but cotinine bl
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 28, 2016 17:06
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Be Smoke-free and Help Your Pets Live Longer, Healthier Lives

What can smoking do to my dog? What can smoking do to my cat? What can smoking do to my pet bird? What can smoking do to my guinea pig? What can smoking do to my pet fish? Nicotine Poisoning and Pets
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Sep 28, 2016 16:27
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[Nevada] Achieva to introduce air-filtration system for casinos at Global Gaming Expo

The PurAPlay digital clean air system, which uses the company’s Smoke Away advanced-filtration technology...prevents the release of secondhand smoke by vacuuming it from the cigarette and the smoker, Tanner said. The air then passes through the filter, wi
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 27, 2016 15:17
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Unknown exposure to second-hand smoke associated with increased mortality

A new biomarker has identified known and unknown exposure to second-hand smoke and confirmed a strong association to increased mortality in non-smokers, according to a new study. The results provide a more accurate way to gauge second-hand smoke exposure
ScienceDaily
added Sep 27, 2016 12:00
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[UK] CIEH is gearing up to lead activities on World Environmental Health Day

CIEH is getting right behind WEHD this year to not only help promote environmental health in the UK and support its members but also to celebrate the achievements of smoke free environments and the contribution of environmental health professionals, led
International Federation of Environmental Health (uk)
added Sep 24, 2016 15:53
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World Environmental Health Day on September 26, 2016

NEHA is planning to celebrate World Environmental Health Day on September 26, along with the International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) and many other organizations to shed light on the important work of environmental health around the world
National Environmental Health Association (NEHA)
added Sep 24, 2016 15:51
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