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[Australia and Oceania, Fiji] Children exposed to secondhand smoke at home

OVER 55 per cent of children between the age of 13 to 15 years are secondhand smokers in their own homes. This was the result of a recent Global School-based Health survey done in the country.
Fiji Times Online (fj)
added Jul 4, 2015 16:05
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[Fiji] Passive smokers a concern to the Ministry of Health

Fifty five percent of children 13 to 15 years old are reported to have adults smoking in their vicinity in a week. This was revealed by Minister for Health Jone Usamate after receiving the World No Tobacco Day Award today.
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) (fj)
added Jul 3, 2015 15:00
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[Arizona] SCHAPIRA: Protecting kids from smoke in cars is hardly 'foolish'

Tempe City Council unanimously passed an ordinance in May prohibiting smoking with kids in cars...Given the research and the seriousness of the issue, The Republic's comparison of this ordinance to efforts to restrict access to junk food and soda is absur
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Jul 2, 2015 20:40
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[New York] De Blasio continues crusade against smoking at home

The administration is planning to select and pay four health-advocacy groups $9,000 apiece to pressure landlords and developers to prohibit smoking in their apartment complexes so neighboring tenants don’t inhale secondhand smoke. That means smokers woul
New York Post
added Jul 1, 2015 15:05
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[Kansas] SMOKING BAN’S A BENEFIT, BUT COST OF CIGS A CONCERN

She said you wouldn’t believe the amount of nicotine that was coating the tables, chairs, walls and mirrors. The ban was pretty divisive when first passed, and a few complaints came from regular smokers after Carl’s stopped allowing smoking in the bar,
Hutchinson (KS) News
added Jul 1, 2015 12:03
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[Indiana] Tobacco Education and Prevention Coalition Gets Much Deserved Recognition

The evening of June 25th was a special one for the many volunteers of the Tobacco Education and Prevention Coalition. They gathered for a night of much deserved recognition... The coalition’s efforts have brought down local numbers, and have helped people
PortageLife.com (Valparaiso, IN)
added Jun 27, 2015 11:41
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Mortality Attributable to Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Spain (2011)

total number of deaths attributable to SHS exposure at home and at work in Spain would be 1028 in 2011. Efforts are still needed to reduce the current prevalence of exposure—mainly due to exposure in nonregulated settings such as homes or cars and some ou
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 27, 2015 09:51
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New York Lawmakers Consider Snuffing Out E-Cigarettes in Public, Private Buildings

Siegel says banning e-cigarettes to prevent indoor pollution is a premature overreaction. “My general feeling is that the government should not step in to ban a behavior unless there is documented evidence of a significant public health hazard,” Siegal
Heartland Institute
added Jun 25, 2015 20:39
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Put brakes on smoking with kids in car

"Your right to smoke in your car ends at the nose of any child in your car." We sure hope so. A bill sponsored by state Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, that would prohibit smoking tobacco or electronic cigarettes in the presence of children under 17 w
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jun 25, 2015 15:00
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[South Dakota] 'Breath of Fresh Air' Introduces Smoke-Free Housing Policy

The fourth annual Breath of Fresh Air workshop was held Wednesday to help Sioux Falls apartments and businesses become safer for tenants.
KDLT (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Jun 24, 2015 19:19
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