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Smoking ban plan sparks fears of prison unrest across the UK after judge forces one jail to go smoke-free because inmate objected to sharing cell with addict

Government looking to ban smoking in eight jails in England and Wales Follows court case where inmate complained that cellmate was smoking In March judge said prisons were not above the law on lighting up inside
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 19, 2015 22:21
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[China] Macau: Smoking Lounges Are A False Hope And Government Intervention Is Not Expected To Boost Gaming Either

Scientific evidence points to smoking lounges as not being completely effective in protecting nonsmokers. I believe one of the less supported arguments in favor of a Macau recovery is the expectation that the Macau and Chinese governments will intervene t
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 14, 2015 10:53
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Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

Study can't prove cause-and-effect, but changes to kids' hormones might be the link
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 24, 2015 15:56
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[Wisconsin] UW study examines children’s exposure to secondhand smoke

A new University of Wisconsin-Madison study examines how the nation is doing in terms of keeping children away from secondhand smoke exposure....examined census data from 8,000 homes where parents smoke. She said a majority of smoking households have volu
Superior (WI) Daily Telegram
added Jun 23, 2015 17:21
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Special Eurobarometer 429: ATTITUDES OF EUROPEANS TOWARDS TOBACCO AND ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES (PDF)

EXPOSURE TO TOBACCO SMOKE IN PUBLIC PLACES / STARTING/STOPPING SMOKING TOBACCO / E-CIGARETTE CONSUMPTION IN THE EUROPEAN UNION / MOTIVATIONS FOR STARTING TO USE ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES / AWARENESS OF AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS TOBACCO AND E- CIGARETTES
Europa - European Commission
added May 31, 2015 10:53
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AUDIO: Legislation To Regulate E-Cigarettes Is Facing Stiff Resistance in California

experts discussed the legislative effort to ban electronic-cigarette vaping... Stefan Didak of the Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association; Tim Gibbs of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network; UC-San Francisco professor Stanton Glantz; State
California Healthline
added May 14, 2015 12:21
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[California] E-Cigarette Bill Hearing Today

A bill restricting electronic cigarette use in California will be heard by the Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday, as industry and public health officials continue to face off over the health effects of e-cigarettes.
California Healthline
added Apr 27, 2015 14:04
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[Massachusetts] Smoking mad over Ipswich Housing Authority ban

has banned smoking on its properties, leaving its resident smokers complaining and forcing them to walk and, in some cases, roll away from housing authority land to smoke on side streets and sidewalks. The ban has pitted housing authority health concerns
Wicked Local (MA)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:10
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RESEARCH REPORT: New second-hand-smoke risk

Exposure to secondhand smoke may increase the risk of frailty in older people, especially those living with smokers, says a study in the April issue of the journal Age. People who lived with one smoker had a 40% greater risk of frailty compared with those
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 13, 2015 15:05
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[North Dakota] EDITORIAL: OUR OPINION: Science on outdoor smokers: Leave 'em alone

if there's anything more addictive than nicotine, it's power. But how we wish the members would at least stop justifying their ban in the name of science, and start calling it what it is: paternalism.
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Apr 13, 2015 11:55
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