Headlines Tagged with Secondhand Smoke — 12,535 headlines found
A new study suggests that Alabama is one of 10 states where people are most likely to smoke themselves to death. I know this because I see it every day. As a medical oncologist, I diagnose and treat hundreds ... All of this, and Alabama is one of only 15
Oct 31, 2014 Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Oct 31, 2014 19:12
Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department and the Tennessee Department of Health Southeast region have launched anti-tobacco billboards to inform area residents about the effects of second- and thirdhand smoke.
Oct 29, 2014 Nooga.com
added Oct 31, 2014 12:06
Don't smoke. Smoking and taking oral birth control pills raises stroke risk, as does smoking if you get migraines with aura. Avoid secondhand smoke.
Oct 29, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 31, 2014 11:17
Multiple scientific reports express the need for more research. There are several key data gaps and areas of uncertainty that hinder a more quantitative assessment of health risks related to e- cigarettes at this time. These include:
Oct 19, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 30, 2014 21:01
Due to many methodological problems, severe conflicts of interest, the relatively few and often small studies, the inconsistencies and contradictions in results, and the lack of long-term follow-up no firm conclusions can be drawn on the safety of ECs. H
Oct 16, 2014 Preventive Medicine
added Oct 30, 2014 20:57
American Industrial Hygiene Association recommends e-cigs be included in clean indoor air laws and policies
The American Industrial Hygiene Association just published a white paper, Electronic Cigarettes in the Indoor Environment, that contains an excellent review of the current state of the science on -cigarette emissions.
Oct 27, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 30, 2014 20:55
“We are urging the general public to contact their legislator to amend [the state antismoking] law to extend it to casinos and bars, which currently have waivers,” Ms. Petrow said. “But at this point I think it’s an uphill battle. It simply is a low prio
Oct 29, 2014 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Oct 30, 2014 13:23
Anti-smoking advocates say that loopholes in Pennsylvania’s workplace smoking ban are exposing employees who work in bars and casinos to harmful secondhand smoke. Legislation to close those loopholes is stuck in a state committee
Oct 29, 2014 GOVEXEC.com
added Oct 30, 2014 13:22
Young anti-smoking campaigners in Liverpool and Wavertree MP Luciana Berger are backing a new campaign to discourage people from smoking in cars when children are passengers.
Oct 29, 2014 Click Liverpool (uk)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:17
Exposure to smoking on patios of a bar or restaurant is associated with a lower likelihood of success in a quit attempt. Instituting smoke-free patio regulations may help smokers avoid relapse after quitting.
Oct 28, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2014 10:21