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Fox Business pundit: 'No good data' for deaths from secondhand smoke

"There is no good data showing secondhand smoke kills people." — John Stossel on Thursday, December 4th, 2014 in an interview on "Fox and Friends"... Stossel’s claim rates False.
PolitiFact (St. Petersburg (FL) Times
added Dec 21, 2014 06:18
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[California] Association of Campus Tobacco Policies With Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Intention to Smoke on Campus, and Attitudes About Outdoor Smoking Restrictions.

Strong majorities of students supported outdoor smoking restrictions across all policy types. Comprehensive tobacco-free policies are effective in reducing exposure to smoking and intention to smoke on campus.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Dec 20, 2014 20:43
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[California] Secondhand marijuana smoke also bad for blood vessels

Breathing secondhand cigarette smoke damages blood and heart vessels — and so does marijuana smoke, UCSF scientists have found. When researchers exposed lab rats to 30 minutes of secondhand marijuana smoke, they saw a 70 percent decline in the function o
San Francisco Chronicle
added Nov 25, 2014 10:05
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Worldwide Legend Tommy Chong & Reviver Partner To Launch Tommy Chong's Smoke Swipe Legendary Cannabis Activist Launches Product to Swipe Away Cannabis, Cigarette and Cigar Odor From Clothing

Chong teamed up with Reviver Clothing Swipes to develop a product that keeps usage discreet, a need that is more relevant than ever with the growing legalization of both recreational and medicinal marijuana.
PR Newswire
added Nov 24, 2014 03:36
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[California] Nonsmokers In Automobiles Are Exposed to Significant Secondhand Smoke

Nonsmokers sitting in an automobile with a smoker for one hour had markers of significantly increased levels of carcinogens and other toxins in their urine, indicating that secondhand smoke in motor vehicles poses a potentially major health risk accordin
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Nov 14, 2014 09:12
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[Utah] BYU researchers: Secondhand smoke raises body fat

Living with a smoker can gunk up your lungs, but it also could make you gain weight. New research from Brigham Young University suggests inhaling secondhand smoke raises body fat and throws off metabolism.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Nov 4, 2014 07:35
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The healthcare costs of secondhand smoke exposure in rural China

The adverse health effects of SHS exposure result in a large economic burden in China. Tobacco control policies that reduce SHS exposure could have an impact on reducing healthcare costs in China.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 22, 2014 09:03
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GLANTZ: Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine

Maciej L. Goniewicz and Lily Lee have published a paper, "Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine" in Nicotine and Tobacco Research. The title says it all, but here is the abstract:
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:05
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[UK, USA] Battle over ecigarettes starts to heat up ($$)

Armando Peruga, programme manager for the tobacco free initiative at the WHO, told the Financial Times: “We say that the lack of evidence about something is not evidence of the lack of a problem.” Echoing the report, he said regulations should limit the
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 04:33
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The Dissatisfied: To Leave or Not to Leave? Spectators Walk Out of a Show for Many Reasons

“The Faith Healer,”the Brian Friel play, at the Long Wharf Theater in New Haven, Judy Geeson lit up an herbal cigarette, a bit of business required by the part. A man in the front row jumped up, as if Ms. Geeson had personally administered a hot foot, and
New York Times
added Aug 28, 2014 10:58
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