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[Louisiana] Bogalusa passes most comprehensive smoke-free ordinance in La.

the City of Bogalusa became the 10th city in Louisiana to pass a city-wide smoke-free ordinance. Youth in the city were instrumental to the passage of the ordinance, as they presented the dangers of secondhand smoke to the council, highlighting the need
KSLA-TV Ch. 12
added Dec 24, 2016 23:50

[China] Childhood secondhand smoke exposure and pregnancy loss in never smokers: the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Childhood SHS exposure was associated with higher risks of pregnancy loss in middle-aged and older Chinese women.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 24, 2016 14:15

[Australia] WALSBERGER: Apartment dwellers can stamp out second-hand smoke

The new laws could affect your life in the strata scheme significantly – and positively. For the first time, the legislation includes smoking as a potential nuisance or hazard – a move that the 93 per cent of NSW adults who already live in smoke-free hou
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Dec 19, 2016 19:54

Editorial: Ohio's indoor smoking ban turns 10

the decision by voters in November 2006 to enact the ban was wise, even if it has shown little effect on the number of adults who smoke...the state still has much work to do to improve its unacceptable track record in curtailing smoking. Investing in cess
Canton (OH) Repository
added Dec 19, 2016 19:54

[Canada] Anti-smoking group concerned about Tobacco use once Marijuana is Legalized

Spokesperson for Smoke Free Alberta, Les Hagen tells the Alberta Morning News, he’s happy that when it does become legalized, marijuana will be sold separately from tobacco. Hagen adds there is a concern of second hand smoke as with any time an organic
AM640 Toronto (ca)
added Dec 18, 2016 17:17

[Florida] Am I grandfathered in from new rental restrictions?

when they smoke on their lanai, I can't use my lanai. I have had cancer twice and I do not want to be exposed to secondhand smoke...You may have the legal right to address the smoking issue if you can prove it is a “nuisance.”
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Dec 17, 2016 15:52

[Michigan] Bills let landlords ban medical pot smoking, growing

Michigan landlords have a contractual right to prohibit tenants from growing or smoking medical marijuana in their buildings, according to legislation heading to the desk of Gov. Rick Snyder. The proposal, which
Detroit (MI) News
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47

Foetal tobacco smoke exposure: Touch spray meconium analysis

When clinicians are concerned about the historical exposure of newborn infants to cigarette smoke, they can call on a test that looks for two common tobacco biomarkers, nicotine and its metabolite cotinine. In the case of newborns, a good test medium is
added Dec 15, 2016 21:29

[Arkansas] Harrisburg looks at smoking, tobacco ban in certain public areas

The plan is part of an initiative with St. Bernards to raise awareness involving the health risks of smoking or secondhand smoke. The ordinance will regulate tobacco use in venues including ball fields, pool areas or any public place where people are i
added Dec 15, 2016 04:57

[Australia] James Packer, Lendlease used lure of jobs, taxes to overrule planning laws

Crown is skilled at using lobbyists to secure favourable rules. By law, the casino's VIP gaming rooms were exempted from a smoking ban – one of the few public places in Australia – to compete with Singapore, Macau, the Philippines and Las Vegas.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Dec 14, 2016 21:40
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