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Secondhand Vape Exposure May Be Risky for Asthmatic Teens

Secondhand exposure to aerosols from electronic cigarettes and other electronic nicotine-delivery systems (ENDS) was associated with a greater risk for asthma attacks among pre-teens and teens participating in a school-based, cross-sectional survey. The
MedPage Today
added Oct 30, 2018 16:58
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In Japan, a glimpse at alternatives to cigarettes

tobacco companies are now transforming Japan into a battleground and test-bed for next generation smokeless alternatives to traditional cigarettes. Companies like Marlboro maker Philip Morris International (PMI) are seen as leaders in the race to effecti
Malay Mail (my)
added Oct 26, 2018 21:26
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Home health and community care workers’ occupational exposure to second-hand smoke: A rapid literature review [FREE FULL TEXT]

Exposure to SHS is likely to be common for workers who enter private homes to provide care. There is a need for research to understand the number of workers exposed to SHS, and the frequency, duration and intensity of the exposure. Guidance should be dev
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 26, 2018 20:21
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[Florida] Amendment 9 In Two Acts: We Unbundle Arguments Around The Drilling And Vaping Ban

Donna Lundy, a volunteer with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, lays out the case for voting yes on Amendment 9, because of the vaping ban: "The case for Amendment 9 basically comes down to: do you want to breathe fresh air in public pla
WJCT Public Broadcasting (Jacksonville, FL)
added Oct 25, 2018 23:35
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Former Surgeons General Recount Political Pressure on the Job

The four described battles over AIDS, smoking, teenage pregnancy and drugs...Dr. Carmona testified before Congress that the second Bush White House had prevented him from speaking out on many issues, including the dangers of secondhand smoke
New York Times
added Oct 26, 2018 20:50
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[UK] 'Selfish' smoker says hospital patients should 'walk through cloud of smoke' into entrance above maternity ward

A 'selfish' smoker says patients and visitors should be forced to 'walk through cloud of smoke' to get in and out of a hospital. Dave Atherton, chairman of Freedom2Choose, believes walking through smoke "is not the most inconvenient thing in the world"
The Mirror (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 00:17
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[Missouri] LETTER: Smoke-free air is for everyone — no exceptions

Show-Me Smoke Free was dismayed to read a Post-Dispatch editorial that said proposed partial smoking restrictions in St. Charles and St. Louis counties were better than nothing....industry wants initiatives like these to pass. Weak smoke-free laws set us
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2018 23:48
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[Canada] Should smoking legal cannabis be allowed at Montreal’s Santa Claus parade?

With cannabis now legal in Montreal, some are wondering whether smoking should be banned at public events where children are present, such as Montreal’s annual Santa Claus parade. It was a question raised by Coun. Abdelhaq Sari at Montreal city council
Global News (ca)
added Oct 26, 2018 15:04
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[Nebraska] Preventing secondhand smoking on college campuses

. To help prevent that on college campuses, the truth campaign tour made their way to the Western Nebraska Community College to help eliminate secondhand smoke and work to create a tobacco-free policy. Once tobacco is burned, it brings the effect of smo
KOLN/KGIN: 1011 Lincoln and Grand Island, Nebraska
added Oct 24, 2018 17:17
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[Maine] WCGH recognized for tobacco-free achievements

Waldo County General Hospital was among institutions recognized at the ninth annual Tobacco-Free Hospital Gold Star Standards of Excellence Awards celebration, hosted by the MaineHealth Center for Tobacco Independence’s Breathe Easy initiative.
Belfast (ME) Village Soup
added Oct 24, 2018 02:53
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