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[Asia] Japan’s Changing Attitude to Smoking: Ordinances Enforcing Better Manners On the Rise

Japan is working to improve smoking manners in the country. .. With the 2020 Olympic Games just over the horizon, the push to clear the air of second-hand smoke is gaining momentum.
Nippon Paper Group (jp)
added Jan 3, 2016 16:39

The Effects of Workplace Clean Indoor Air Law Coverage on Workers' Smoking-Related Outcomes

Increased coverage by workplace CIALs significantly increased likelihood of reporting a complete smoking restriction by 8% and 10% for the two different datasets, decreased smoking participation among indoor workers by 12%, and decreased SHS exposure amon
Health Economics
added Dec 8, 2015 16:50

[Asia, China] WHO Kicks Off #RUFREE Smoke-Free Drive in Beijing

The campaign released 19 posters showing the adverse effects of second-hand smoking and thanking smokers for abiding the rule. Bearing the "#RUFREE?" (Are you smoke-free? and do you support smoke-free environments?) slogan, the public has been urged to s
China Topix
added Nov 27, 2015 10:25

BAISE: Second thoughts on second-hand smoke / Studies like this never make the evening news!

authors in the Congressional Budget Office, RAND Corporation, Center for Primary Care – Stanford U., and U. of Wisconsin...conclusions come from the [NBER] that workplace smoking bans "…on heart attack admissions is close to zero…"
Farm Futures
added Nov 17, 2015 23:32

[Virginia] See the Shocking Difference Between This Airport's Smoking and Nonsmoking Rooms

The stark contrast between the ceilings in the nonsmoking room and smoking room is serving as a visual reminder to many about how harmful smoke can be to your health. One person commented, "Having a tough time quitting, but this definitely helps," and ano
added Nov 16, 2015 16:39

Secondhand E-Cig Vapor Can Penetrate Paint. What Does That Mean For Your Lungs?

E-cigarette emissions...have an immediate effect on your acute lung function. A big concern is the size of the particles, according to Jonathan Thornburg, Ph.D., author of the study and a senior research engineer... at RTI International.
Yahoo! Health
added Nov 9, 2015 21:39

[California] RANGEL: Together we can bring back cigarettes

. We just need to be certain that the secondhand smoke does not detrimentally affect those in close proximity. Here is where the enforcement should lie, with designated areas for smoking, no ifs, ands or “butts.” “I don’t even care, I’ll smoke here (fron
The Lariat (Saddleback College and Irvine Valley College)
added Nov 3, 2015 16:44

Dear Abby: Widower tells mom to butt out of plans with pregnant girlfriend

Am I being unreasonable because it’s only one night a year? / can’t raise your children in a bubble... If you would prefer not to attend because you can’t stand the smell of the smoke, stay home. But do not prevent your children from knowing the fa
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Oct 14, 2015 17:33

[Nevada] Outside gaming expo, table-game dealers push for smoke-free casinos

They’re tired of the carcinogenic puffs of smoke in their faces. Tired of gaming executives placing profits over employees’ health. And tired of inaction from the Nevada Legislature. “If the state goes nonsmoking, there’s no competition,” said Cynthia Fa
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 30, 2015 09:36

[California] Investigating link between thirdhand smoke and cancer

Thirdhand smoke is a new frontier, and UC's Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program has assembled a group of investigators, including at Berkeley Lab and UCSF, to study the health risks caused by the remnants of cigarette smoke.
University of California, Berkeley
added Sep 28, 2015 16:40
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