Headlines Tagged with Secondhand Smoke — 13,880 headlines found
[Caribbean, South America/Caribbean] Jamaicans must get tobacco conscious and secure their health — Ferguson
Former Minister of Health Dr Fenton Ferguson continues to argue that the use of tobacco posed so many health risks to Jamaicans, that it was in their best interest to prevent certain people from violating the regulation that guards against smoking in pub
Jul 24, 2016 Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Jul 24, 2016 15:23
UCLA SAFE (Smoke Free Air For Everyone) launched a three year program aimed at increasing access to smoke free apartments in low-income neighborhoods in the city of Los Angeles. Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the program is mai
Jul 21, 2016 Los Angeles Sentinel
added Jul 22, 2016 02:07
If you live in an apartment or condominium, cigarette smoke can easily seep into your home... R.J. Reynolds sent an email to Healthline that stated smokers should avoid exposing children to secondhand smoke as well as obey all smoking regulations.
Jul 19, 2016 Healthline Networks
added Jul 20, 2016 10:01
Preventive behaviours in avoiding indoor secondhand smoke exposure among pregnant women in China [FREE FULL TEXT]
The findings of this study highlight the difficulties of pregnant Chinese women in avoiding complete exposure to SHS and point to the urgent need to promote a complete ban on home smoking and restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces in Chin
Jul 18, 2016 Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:07
The Tangipahoa Parish School Board will consider a policy change that would bar e-cigarettes on school campuses...said using e-cigarettes or "vaping" has increasingly become an issue at schools, with principals unsure of how to address it. He said student
Jul 17, 2016 Hammond (LA) Daily Star
added Jul 17, 2016 14:46
More people in the United States die from second-hand smoke than from shootings, which is one argument for raising the tobacco purchase age from 18 to 21, columnist Bill Mego says.
Jul 15, 2016 Chicago Tribune
added Jul 16, 2016 00:57
33% of young adults in the San Francisco Bay Area still reported workplace SHS exposure in the past week, with those in lower income occupations and working in non-office environments experiencing the greatest exposure. Closing the gaps that exempt certai
Jul 14, 2016 Tobacco Control
added Jul 15, 2016 02:42
Apartment and condominium dwellers are more likely to smoke cigarettes than people who live in single-family homes, and they are also more likely to be exposed to secondhand smoke, CDC researchers said.
Jul 14, 2016 MedPage Today
added Jul 15, 2016 02:38
we are keen to see final regulations from the Department of Housing and Urban Development making public housing smoke-free. We also need to see more effort going into making those policies stick – including cessation help for apartment-dwellers.
Jul 13, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:33
In the 1990s, the Heartland Institute worked with the tobacco company Philip Morris to question the science linking second-hand smoke to health risks...President Joe Bast claimed that “moderate” smoking doesn't raise lung cancer risks, and that there wer
Jul 14, 2016 DeSmogBlog.com (ca)
added Jul 14, 2016 13:20