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[Indiana] How Anthem Foundation Uses Data, Population Health Techniques to Target Major Issues

Social mapping allowed the foundation to target the southeast side of Indianapolis, and a grant led to a partnership with the American Lung Association that has aided at least 4,500 residents to complete a smoking cessation program while reducing secondh
Healthcare Analytics News (HCA)
added Nov 22, 2018 13:00
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Secondhand cannabis smoke may cause allergy, worsen asthma in children

Secondhand marijuana smoke appears to have provoked a cannabis allergy and worsened the asthma of a 6-year-old child, researchers told the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology’s annual conference in Seattle. The findings may be the first r
added Nov 21, 2018 17:13

[UK] Time for the housing sector to help stub out smoking

It is clear that tobacco dependency is disproportionately hitting our sector’s tenants, so social housing providers should do something about it, argues Lee Sugden.
Inside Housing (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 19:14

[UK] Time for the housing sector to help stub out smoking

Inside Housing (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:46
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[UK] Plan to stamp out smoking in social housing

Vaping kits should be given to tenants by housing associations to encourage them to quit smoking in their homes... Simon Clark, of Forest, the smokers group, said: “Reaching into smokers’ homes takes tobacco control in a…
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:45

Renters Twice As Likely To Smoke As Home Owners, Report Warns

More than one-third (35 per cent) of residents in social housing smoke, compared to a quarter of residents in private rented housing and one tenth of residents in owner-occupied housing. The report, published by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), calls
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:43

[UK] Smoking in the home: New solutions for a Smokefree Generation

New solutions for a Smokefree Generation considers the impact of smoking in the home and what policy measures could be taken across all housing tenures reduce its prevalence, with the aim of protecting children and adults and supporting healthy communitie
ASH London (uk)
added Nov 20, 2018 18:41

Mount Sinai Researchers Conduct Study of Second-Hand Marijuana Smoke in Children

found that nearly half of children whose parents smoked marijuana showed evidence of second-hand marijuana smoke exposure. The study appears in the December issue of Pediatrics. “While the effects of tobacco smoke have been studied extensively, we are st
Mount Sinai Hospital
added Nov 20, 2018 19:13
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Should the city ban smoking from bars, parks and golf courses? The City Council has mixed feelings but wants to know what Twin Falls residents think. The Council on Monday heard a presentation from Luke Cavener with Smoke Free Idaho, a coalition of organ
Coeur d' Alene (ID) Press
added Nov 20, 2018 19:11

Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Children Hospitalized in Colorado: Tobacco is Not the Only Substance Being Found

Before, during, and after the legalization of recreation marijuana in Colorado, concerns were raised in the pediatric community regarding the exposure of children to this substance as from second-hand smoke. But is that really happening? Wilson et al.
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 20, 2018 19:03
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