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[UK] Car dealers to fit anti-smoking air fresheners

A car dealer network is to start handing out air fresheners marked with information about the new ban on smoking while children are in the car.
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:16
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[UK-Scotland] Government minister: Parents should NEVER smoke at home

A new campaign aimed at protecting children from second hand smoke has been launched in Glasgow. Maureen watt, Public Health Minister met parents and children at Keppoch Nursery in Possilpark to kick of the Take it Right Outside campaign.
Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:07

[California] San Mateo takes aim at secondhand smoke: City restricts smoking, considers new electronic cigarettes retailer permit rules

Whether it’s traditional tobacco, medical marijuana or the increasingly popular electronic cigarettes, the San Mateo City Council is seeking to enact stricter regulations to deter unwanted exposure to secondhand smoke.
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Oct 7, 2015 12:41

[New York] Tobacco-free initiative struggles to spark among students

Following an initial decrease in the number of cigarette butts found in the newly demarcated no smoking areas and a reduction in people visibly smoking directly outside Bobst and Weinstein, students have resumed their old habits, uninhibited by recent rel
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Oct 7, 2015 01:34


The deadly health burdens of tobacco use and exposure are especially dire for the majority of New Yorkers who are rent burdened or otherwise vulnerable. Experts will discuss strategies to address NYC’s tobacco-related health disparities as well as efforts
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:31
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At City & State’s recent event on housing equity, Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, the city’s commissioner of health and mental hygiene, described the push to make apartment buildings and other multifamily dwellings in the five boroughs smoke-free “an important
City & State NY
added Oct 6, 2015 11:29
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[Nevada] Mesquite group continues to fight for clean air in workplaces

About 15 Mesquite residents attended the Mesquite Citizens for Clean Indoor Air coalition meeting Thursday, eager to learn more about the deadliness of secondhand smoke in workplaces. “If you smoke, it could spread anywhere” said Heidi Wilde, respirator
St. George (UT) Spectrum
added Oct 5, 2015 20:45

Effect modification by race–ethnicity of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on airway inflammation in US children

Asthma mortality and morbidity are higher in black than in white children. Fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) is a noninvasive evidence at 6 to 11 years of age for an effect modification by race of the association between ETS and FeNO.
Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
added Oct 5, 2015 20:24
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Second-hand smoke only drawback to Celtic Classic

This is an outside event so you might think this wouldn't be an issue, but the amount of smoke that hung over the fest site was stifling. A designated area or set of tents for smokers would be an easy fix and would ensure that non-smokers are not inhalin
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Oct 4, 2015 10:39

[UK] Croydon North MP 'proud' as ban on smoking in cars with children comes into force

MP Steve Reed has said he is "proud" of his role in bringing in the ban on smoking in cars with children which came into force today. The Labour MP tabled an amendment calling for the ban to the Children & Families Bill (now Act at the bill's committee s
Croydon Advertiser (uk)
added Oct 2, 2015 11:31
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