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[Taiwan] Women No.1 victims of second-hand smoke: official

Although the majority of women in Taiwan do not smoke, females are the biggest victims of second-hand smoke, the Bureau of Health Promotion said Thursday. "Typically, women are exposed to second-hand smoke from their fathers during childhood, from their
Focus Taiwan
added Aug 23, 2012 14:44

AUDIO: Attorney For Indianapolis Bars Attacks Smoking Studies

Attorney Mark Small says studies that link smoking related illnesses to second-hand smoke are completely without merit. Small says the studies lack scientific grounds and that his case represents the first one nationwide that's challenging the actual stu
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Aug 1, 2012 23:33

[California] VIDEO: Family Evicted After Father Hoses Neighbors Over Smoking

John claims he sprayed the smokers with water because their secondhand smoke was irritating his daughter’s condition.
CBS 2 News / KCAL 9 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Jul 27, 2012 13:26

[California] NEWORTH: When or if the smoke clears

Living in an apartment, I can attest that when your neighbor smokes you smoke, or at a minimum, your place smells like an ash tray. It's uncanny how the insidious smoke sneaks through vents and electrical outlets and seeps through walls. (It all sounds
Santa Monica (CA) Daily Press
added Jul 20, 2012 12:41

[Massachusetts] Battle of Smoking Stamped Out

In June, several residents filed a complaint in Waltham District Court, claiming their neighbors are endangering their health by smoking cigarettes inside the building . . . within ten minutes the judge at Waltham district court dismissed the complaint,
Wicked Local (MA)
added Jul 9, 2012 19:52

[China] Secondhand smoke tied to more health effects

may have increased risks of dying from various causes, a long-term study from China suggests. Researchers found that compared with adults who lived and worked in smoke-free environs, those exposed to secondhand smoke were more likely to die of heart dise
added Jun 14, 2012 21:23

[UK-Scotland] Air tests shock smoking parents

CHILDREN of smokers are affected by poor air quality far more than has been previously thought, a study has found.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 12, 2012 00:32

[Iceland] COLEMAN: End is in sight for smoking drivers

Drogheda Independent (ie)
added Apr 18, 2012 00:00

[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: Mixed anti-smoking efforts

It is significant that a local government has introduced regulations stronger than the national legislation on an issue that concerns public health. Similar ordinances are reportedly being considered by some other governments, including in the city of Ch
Japan Times (jp)
added Jun 30, 2018 22:16

[Canada] Plenty of second-hand smoke still in so called non-smoking seniors’ apartments in P.E.I.

Clearing the air of cigarette smoke in government subsidized senior buildings is a slow process, says a housing official. Chris Reeves, provincial coordinator for housing with the Department of Family and Human Services, says 41 such buildings are desig
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Jun 26, 2018 14:52
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