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[Spain] Smoking ban in public places may help improve health

Researchers have found evidence that a ban on smoking in public places could be an effective measure to reduce exposure to second-hand smoke which has long been associated with negative health effects. "The study findings highlight the impact of smoke-fr
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 27, 2017 11:50
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[Spain] New study on smoking bans finds decrease in smoke exposure in public and private places

A study of secondhand smoke exposure after two smoking bans in Spain, publishing today in Nicotine & Tobacco Research, suggests that overall exposure can be decreased across all settings by comprehensive legislative efforts.
EurekAlert
added Feb 26, 2017 19:38
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Cigar smoking poses cancer risk

OK, Dad, you’ve got the straight scoop on the dangers of smoking that cigar. Please do your children, yourself, and other family members (including pets) a huge favor and abandon the cigar habit. Your family thanks you.
Brunswick (GA) News (goldenisles.news)
added Feb 26, 2017 18:22
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AUDIO: On the dangers of smoke: first, second and thirdhand / Listen Listening...13:43

Dr. Norman Edelman, senior scientific advisor of the American Lung Association, joined “Take Care” for a conversation on different smoking methods, as well as secondhand and thirdhand smoke.
WRVO Public Media (Oswego, NY)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:25
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Raise smoking age to 21? Minnesota students lobby lawmakers

Korder was one of nearly 300 youth advocates to gather recently at the Minnesota state Capitol with anti-smoking group ClearWay Minnesota’s Smoke Free Generation coalition. Minnesota elementary through high school students talked to lawmakers about thre
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Feb 25, 2017 00:48
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[California] JOHNSON: Second hand MJ smoke reaching children

marijuana users must be extra vigilant in keeping marijuana inaccessible to children and NOT use marijuana products in the presence of children to minimize secondhand smoke and THC exposure. Call the Poison Control Center at (800)222-1222 for concerns ab
Ukiah (CA) Daily Journal
added Feb 24, 2017 17:44
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AUDIO: A closer look at smoking and its effects, in any form (Listening...4:10)

This week on "Take Care," hosts Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen speak to Dr. Norman Edelman about smoking and its effects. Edelman is a senior scientific advisor with the American Lung Association.
WRVO Public Media (Oswego, NY)
added Feb 24, 2017 17:42
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] KAPOK | SMOKING GUN

Even pro-business legislators of the Legislative Assembly Second Committee in charge of examining the amended law had been “shocked” to find the report of KPMG — a global accountancy firm with a longstanding relationship with the tobacco industry — on the
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 24, 2017 17:39
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[Asia, Japan] EDITORIAL: Efforts to stop passive smoking

opponents should realize that passive smoking is a real health hazard — and that Japan’s efforts to address the problem are long overdue...more than 100 LDP lawmakers receive political donations from the tobacco industry. It’s not known whether the lawmak
Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 24, 2017 14:35
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[California] McKMack takes up smoking tonight

The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee will take up the matter when it meets at 6 p.m. at the newly named Middle School Conference Center (previously called the Azalea Conference Center), located on the east side of the McKinleyville Middle Schoo
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Feb 23, 2017 15:46
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