Headlines Tagged with Secondhand Smoke — 15,112 headlines found
570,000 children under 5 years die from respiratory infections, such as pneumonia, attributable to indoor and outdoor air pollution and second-hand smoke — smoke that is released by burning tobacco products, such as cigarettes.
Mar 6, 2017 Washington Post
added Mar 6, 2017 01:51
An immensely informative article by Jacob Grier in Slate finally sorted through the questionable "proof" behind the second-hand smoke myth. The bans had largely been implemented because early studies believed there to be a correlation between secondhand s
Mar 2, 2017 Foundation for Economic Education (FEE)
added Mar 2, 2017 23:07
OK, Dad, you’ve got the straight scoop on the dangers of smoking that cigar. Please do your children, yourself, and other family members (including pets) a huge favor and abandon the cigar habit. Your family thanks you.
Feb 26, 2017 Brunswick (GA) News (goldenisles.news)
added Feb 26, 2017 18:22
A lengthy story spoke of “terrible science” in Slate magazine last week. The anti-smoking crusade had “eagerly embraced alarmism”. “Today’s tobacco control movement is guided by ideology as much as it is by science, prone to hyping politically convenien
Feb 18, 2017 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Feb 18, 2017 21:54
The small group of lawyers and PR strategists orchestrating the secret science effort are closely tied to those attacking the EPA from within. All have connections to either big tobacco, oil, or both — and almost all have been affiliated with a small, ri
Feb 5, 2017 The Intercept
added Feb 13, 2017 03:56
At her funeral, we emptied cartons of her unsmoked cigarettes into a basket and set it next to the guest book, with an invitation to pick up a coffin nail in Mom’s honor...I do sometimes miss the smell of secondhand smoke. It smells like home.
Jan 28, 2017 Washington Post
added Jan 28, 2017 21:11
MEDIA ALERT: American Lung Association to Release ‘State of Tobacco Control’ Report, New Grading Category for Tobacco 21
15th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report...has expanded this year to include a new grading category for states' efforts to prevent youth tobacco use with laws to increase the age of sale for tobacco products to 21 or "Tobacco 21" laws.
Jan 11, 2017 American Lung Association
added Jan 12, 2017 16:39
consumer groups and nurse organizations called for strict regulations, saying, “Imposing penalties, rather than just urging efforts, is necessary.” Meanwhile, restaurant industry groups and others voiced strong opposition, bringing up arguments such as, “
Nov 28, 2016 Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Nov 29, 2016 21:36
[UK] Ban e-cigarettes from public places, say world health chiefs: Britain is told to outlaw the increasingly popular vaping devices from schools, hospitals and buses amid health concerns
The WHO is calling for countries to look at a ban due to ‘passive vaping’ / It has been linked to lung damage, heart complications and stillbirths / Move echoes call from the BMA, which said e-cigarettes should be banned Read more: http://www.dailymai
Nov 5, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2016 19:35
The New York University Abu Dhabi Public Health Research Centre research discovered that shisha can pollute an entire house and those in rooms where smoking is not taking place are not safe. Dr Scott Sherman, the principal investigator at the centre and
Nov 2, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 2, 2016 19:11