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California Republican emerges as champion of e-cigarettes

Norton...thought Hunter’s vaping was funny, particularly because she believes it helped her win the vote of Rep. Candice Miller (R-Mich.), who had to sweep away a cloud of smoke from Hunter’s e-cigarette with her hand. “Imagine what it would be like if
The Hill
added Feb 13, 2016 21:41

Secondhand smoke exposure at home among one billion children in 21 countries: findings from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)

A large number of children were exposed to SHS in the home. Encouraging of voluntary smoke-free rules in homes and cessation in adults has the potential to reduce SHS exposure among children and prevent SHS-related diseases and deaths.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 12, 2016 05:35

[Asia, Japan] Abe administration mulling crackdown on secondhand smoke ahead of Tokyo Olympics

The Abe administration is considering a new law to punish restaurants and other public facilities if they fail to protect people from secondhand smoke. .. A task force on the issue made up of Cabinet secretaries and officials from the Finance Ministry an
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 26, 2016 12:54

[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
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