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[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

Secondhand Pot Smoke Found in Kids' Lungs

If you're a pot-smoking parent and you think your kids aren't affected, think again. New research found evidence of secondhand marijuana smoke exposure in nearly half of children whose parents smoke the drug. "While the effects of tobacco smoke have bee
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 19, 2018 19:55

Marijuana exposure common in children of tobacco smokers

1. Nearly half of hospitalized children whose parents enrolled in a tobacco smoking cessation study tested positive for 11-hydroxy-Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (COOH-THC) in their urine, and one tenth tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). 2. Childr
2 Minute Medicine
added Nov 19, 2018 14:00
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Case Study: Secondhand Marijuana Smoke in a Child with Severe Asthma

“A 6-year-old boy suffering with severe asthma had family members who frequently smoked marijuana in the house,” Hoffman said in a statement. ““Even though family members didn’t smoke marijuana in the same room as the child, he was exposed to traces of s
MD Magazine
added Nov 19, 2018 13:59

[Singapore] PAP MP Louis Ng is still concerned about smoking in one’s own flat

Ng was among a group of MPs who appealed to the Government to curb smoking in one’s own home. Presently, smoking inside one’s HDB apartment is allowed while smoking remains strictly prohibited in common corridors, stairwells, staircase landings and void
The Independent SIngapore (sg)
added Nov 18, 2018 20:38

[UK] VIDEO: Pancreatic cancer: Could you be at risk of the deadliest common cancer?

Cancer Research advises on some of the risk factors associated with the disease. Nearly one-third of pancreatic cancer cases may be linked to smoking, according to the charity. This includes cigarettes, cigars, pipes and chewing tobacco. However, exp
Daily Express (uk)
added Nov 19, 2018 13:35
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[UK-Wales] Dozens of discarded cigarette butts found yards from hospital's maternity ward and ‘no smoking’ signs

The pregnant Cardiff resident who took the photograph claims she has regularly seen staff, visitors, and even pregnant women smoking outside the unit. She said: “As a pregnant woman I have to run the ‘smoke gauntlet’ whenever I enter or leave for my sch
WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 19, 2018 13:34
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