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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] GAMING EMPLOYEES OPPOSE SMOKING LOUNGES

In the letter, the AGP writes that “it is unacceptable to us, the casino employees to allow the existence of smoking lounges in the casinos… we come to work, not to sell our [lives].” According to AGP vice president Lei Man Chao, the association currentl
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jul 1, 2016 20:57
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[Florida] Public housing plans to ban smoking

Gainesville Housing Authority is planning to go smoke-free on all public housing properties. "We should be able to breathe clean air," said Tabitha Alston, a resident at Pine Meadows. She has young children and she has had concerns about secondhand smok
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
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[Asia, China] Breathe! Fed-up student invents ingenious equipment to help him escape secondhand smoke from roommates

The student from China became fed up with his roommates smoking / He created a contraption that would bring in air from outside / The pictures have caused mass debate over smoking around others
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 16:25
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Teens Stop #CATmageddon; Enlist Pets to Send Their Message to Big Tobacco Campaign Viewers Twice as Likely to Search “Quit Smoking”

continues the conversation with teens with a simple task: snap a photo of a pet peeing and share the image online with the hashtag #PEEtition. The ultimate goal? Get Big Tobacco to admit that smoking kills pets, because while the teen smoking rate is down
PR Newswire
added Jun 30, 2016 16:17
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Pulmonary effects of active smoking and secondhand smoke exposure among adolescent students in Juárez, Mexico

Our findings suggest that initiation of cigarette smoking and, to a lesser extent, exposure to SHS in adolescence leads to increased respiratory symptoms and reduction of pulmonary function test values. Public health initiatives that aim to prevent smokin
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
added Jun 30, 2016 04:14
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LETTER: Mailbag: Guns? What about tobacco? (June 24)

There are approximately 34,000 gun deaths a year from guns of which 60% are suicides. On the other hand, there were 480,000 deaths last year from the use of tobacco in which there was 41,000 deaths from secondhand smoke, which was basically homicide. And
Albany (OR) Democrat-Herald
added Jun 30, 2016 04:11
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[UK] Police Aren’t Fining Adults For Smoking In Cars With Kids, But It Doesn’t Mean Legislation Isn’t Working

“Making smoking in cars a subject of legislation creates a deterrent and gives children the right to challenge adults who smoke in the car they’re travelling in,” Arnott said. “Research by ASH, carried out after the legislation came into force, found 86%
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 29, 2016 15:03
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“I Was a Full Time Proper Smoker”: A Qualitative Exploration of Smoking in the Home after Childbirth among Women Who Relapse Postpartum [FREE FULL TEXT]

As mothers who relapse principally view themselves as ‘social’ or ‘occasional’ smokers, interventions that are highlighted as relevant for women with these types of smoking patterns may be more likely to be responded to, and, ultimately, be effective.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 29, 2016 14:28
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Progress Stalls in Smoking Bans

significant obstacles exist to achieving universal protections throughout the U.S. due largely to strong regional disparities and legal impediments.. The authors point to these as essential areas that need to be addressed in order substantially broaden pr
HCPLive.com (Healthcare Professionals Network)
added Jun 29, 2016 14:01
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