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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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[California] Early-childhood advocates see cannabis challenges rise as tobacco sales fall

As more states consider legalizing marijuana, California's First 5 agencies are on the forefront of educating the public about the impacts during pregnancy and in homes with young children. AUTHOR
EducationDive
added Oct 23, 2018 17:33
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Polluters Picked Pruitt’s Science Advisory Board Members, Will They Win Over Wheeler Too?

The EPA released the finalists for the next round of Science Advisory Board, and the list of 174 nominees...includes such luminaries as tobacco-funded and Heartland-affiliated James Enstrom
Daily Kos (blog)
added Oct 24, 2018 02:38
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[New York] Non-Tobacco Hookah Bar Owners Say They Face Closure Under New Smoking Laws

A new regulation comes into effect at midnight on Oct. 22, banning New York restaurants and bars from serving non-tobacco hookah without a permit. Dozens of bar owners that offer the water pipes gathered on the steps of New York City Hall on Oct. 22 to a
The Epoch Times
added Oct 24, 2018 02:23
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Secondhand smoke exposure and depressive symptoms in children: a longitudinal study

SHS exposure is associated with depressive symptoms in young persons, both concurrently and one year later. This finding adds to the evidence base supporting that children should be protected from SHS exposure.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2018 18:54
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EPA’s Proposal to Restrict Science Will Be Delayed: Score One for Science.

The proposal was originally designed to fight limits on second-hand smoke by essentially excluding from the decision-making process studies that would demonstrate population-level impacts on public health. Those studies rely on the confidential medical re
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Oct 19, 2018 18:24
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[Massachusetts] Proposal to ban smoking in business districts gets airing

The Board of Health held a forum to get input on its proposal to ban smoking in most areas of downtown Northampton and Florence Thursday. And although most of the handful of commentators who addressed the board enthusiastically supported the floated chang
Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Oct 19, 2018 17:52
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