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[Europe, UK] Labelling tobacco products and e-cigarettes if there’s no Brexit deal

The purpose of this notice is to provide information to organisations, businesses and members of the public concerned with tobacco and related products, regarding changes to the regulation of such products in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the Eur
GOV.UK
added Aug 23, 2018 12:23
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Hour a week of secondhand smoke enough to cause issues for teens

New U.S. research has found that as little as one hour of exposure to tobacco smoke per week can significantly impact teenagers' health, causing a variety of respiratory problems as well as increasing their odds of missing school due to illness and needi
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 23, 2018 00:46
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[Canada] Four in 10 women with asthma may develop COPD

Over 40 percent of women with asthma go on to develop more severe lung disease... The study was limited by a lack of information about when the participants had first developed asthma, as well as a lack of data on their exposure to second-hand smoke, the
Reuters
added Aug 23, 2018 00:09
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How secondhand smoke boosts sinusitis risk

Secondhand smoke exposure has been implicated as a risk factor for a number of respiratory ailments, including asthma and other conditions including heart disease and cancers of the sinus and lung. Research suggests that there could be a link between s
Health 24 (za)
added Aug 22, 2018 19:39
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Phuket market bans smoking

The Phuket City municipality is launching a no-smoking campaign for the weekly Lard Yai market on Thalang Road each Sunday night. Mayor Somjai Suwansuppana said: “We are concerned about the danger of cigarettes, especially secondhand smoke that can be i
The Nation (th)
added Aug 22, 2018 19:34
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Exposure to tobacco smoke can considerably impact health of teens

As little as one hour of exposure to tobacco smoke per week can significantly impact the health of teens, according to a University of Cincinnati study published in the September 2018 issue of Pediatrics. "There is no safe level of secondhand smoke expo
News-Medical.net
added Aug 22, 2018 18:24
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Where there's smoke

Okay, so not to talk down to smokers. We get it… smoking is addictive. Or you just plain like it. People have rights… Right? We are talking about city parks here, ladies and gentlemen. Where kids play on playgrounds… Are we missing something here? Isn
Warren (PA) Times-Observer
added Aug 22, 2018 18:08
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[Asia, India] Second hand smoke linked to dry cough among teenagers

The study, published in the journal Pediatrics, involved 7,389 non-smoking US teenagers without asthma.The findings showed that teenagers exposed to just one hour of second-hand smoke per week are 1.5 times more likely to find it harder to exercise and t
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 22, 2018 18:05
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[UK] THOMSON: Look out, cigarettes have a cool young rival

Juuling at home or after work may be a great substitute for smoking. But encouraging people to vape 24/7, anywhere they like, runs the risk of glamorising a habit the long-term effects of which are uncertain. Added to which, surely no one wants a return
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 22, 2018 17:32
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[UK] Picture shows piles of cigarette butts outside Glenfield Hospital - next to no smoking sign

The wife of a patient at Glenfield Hospital says her husband has had to shut the windows because so many people are smoking outside. Charlotte Watkins-Gregory, 28, took to Twitter to blast smokers, sharing a picture of a pile of cigarette ends next to a
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Aug 22, 2018 17:26
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