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SIEGEL: Review of Laboratory Studies on Electronic Cigarettes Concludes that They Pose Few Health Risks and that Secondhand Vapor is Unlikely to Be Hazardous

Glantz has just released a criticism of this report, in which he argues that the TLV's (threshold limit values) are not the appropriate standard ... I actually agree with Stan's argument. However, I disagree that the report should be discounted or that i
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Aug 11, 2013 14:50

[California] Keeping the peace with secondhand smoke issues ($$)

Secondhand smoke in multi-unit housing has become a burning issue for California residents and homeowners associations. HOAs are adding provisions that ...
Orange County (CA) Register
added Aug 9, 2013 18:55

[Jersey] Secondhand smoke consultation (je)

Whether you are a smoker or a non-smoker, we want to hear your views on smoking in homes, cars and outside spaces. Your feedback will help us shape future action on this important issue.
States of Jersey (je)
added Aug 5, 2013 17:53

[Korea - South] Seoul Citizens 'Exposed to 2nd-Hand Smoke for 13 Minutes a Day'

The involuntary exposure lasts about 10 minutes indoors and three minutes outdoors. This figures come from a straw poll of 1,000 adults. Streets and parks topped the list of places where people experience second-hand smoke. Some 86.1 percent of responde
Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Jul 9, 2013 05:41

Should smoking bans extend to public parks and beaches? Debate sparks controversy in Canada

American researchers say that smoking bans in parks and beaches don't necessarily help with reducing secondhand smoke, pollution or influencing kids. It fosters lowering smoking rates by "denormalizing" smoking, though, a new report suggests. Spencer Pl
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 9, 2013 05:27

Smoking Bans In Parks And Beaches Denormalize Tobacco Use, Earning Approval From 60% Of Americans

Smoking bans in public places are increasingly accepted by Americans, but are they effective?
Medical Daily
added Jul 9, 2013 05:24

[UK-Scotland] BURNS: In-vehicle smoking ban the healthy answer

It seems unfair that while being driven to sporting activities, second-hand smoke puts children’s health at risk ... We would like to see the law reflect that strength of public feeling, and that’s why we are supporting Jim Hume MSP’s proposed Member’s
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jul 8, 2013 03:54

[Asia, Malaysia] Let's enforce no-smoking rules

The health ministry should ensure that smokers abide the non-smoking ruling and hefty fines and jail sentences should be meted out to the defiant and stubborn ones. As the country moves to a developed and high-income nation status seven years down the roa
The Star (my)
added Jun 22, 2013 15:37

[Canada] VIDEO: Number of smokers spikes in Windsor-Essex

According to the Canadian Community Health Survey released Monday, 20.3 per cent of the region's population smoked daily or occasionally in 2012. That's up from the 13.4 per cent that did so in 2011.
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 19, 2013 02:33

[Africa, Egypt] Passive tobacco smoke deadly

Passive smoking causes diseases in 71 per cent of Egyptian houses. According to Dr Magdi Badran, a fellow and consultant at the Paediatrics Immunology Institute of Postgraduate Childhood Studies at Ain Shams University, women smokers have a greater risk
The Egyptian Gazette (eg)
added Jun 6, 2013 10:34
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