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[Canada] Some smokers continue to break rules at HSC

Eastern Health has been finding it difficult to enforce no-smoking rules, and cancer patients say stubborn smokers are being disrespectful. One suggests tickets for smokers who insist on lighting up near doors. Patients coming in and out of the Dr. H. Bli
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:31
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[Asia, Mid-east] UAE’s smoking ban must go much further to protect passive smokers, health experts say

Despite a clampdown on public shisha smoking, with rules banning pregnant women from cafes and compulsory anti-smoking advertisements in Dubai, cigarettes are smoked freely in most hotel bars. The Federal Law on Tobacco Control from 2009 was introduced
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:34
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[Uae: Dubai] UAE’s smoking ban must go much further to protect passive smokers, health experts say

The Federal Law on Tobacco Control from 2009 was introduced by Dubai Municipality in 2014 but it only bans smoking in public places such as buses and sports venues, and sale of tobacco products to people under 18 and at cafes and restaurants in residenti
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 11, 2016 16:27
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Lifelong Cardiovascular Adverse Effects of Childhood Tobacco Smoke Exposure

The prevailing evidence of ETS exposure and its cardiovascular consequences beginning as early as in utero and lasting into adulthood highlight the importance of eliminating ETS exposure. The purpose of this report is to illustrate the epidemiological tre
Springer Science+Business Media
added Jul 10, 2016 15:39
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[UK] Mum Launches Petition To Ban Smoking Near Children’s Playgrounds Because Of Danger To Kids

A mum has launched a petition calling on the government to ban smoking near children’s playgrounds because of the danger of secondhand smoke. Annie Dressner, a mum-of-one from Cambridge, was inspired to create the petition after an incident with a smoke
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 8, 2016 19:03
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[Alaska] Marijuana Control Board tweaks marijuana bar rules

Major aspects that remain up in the air are ventilation – and how to ensure employee health and safety in a room where there is cannabis smoke – and tracking the marijuana purchases. Concerns about secondhand smoke — and whether servers exposed to that
Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Jul 8, 2016 19:00
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Local communities help Minnesota reach tipping point for clean air

now 50 percent of Minnesotans live in communities that prohibit public e-cigarette use wherever smoking is prohibited. This protects bystanders from secondhand e-cigarette aerosol and prevents the re-normalization of smoking-like behavior, which could enc
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Jul 8, 2016 18:39
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Colorado celebrates 10 years of clean indoor air

This month marks the ten-year anniversary of a state law designed to protect Coloradans from exposure to secondhand smoke. With the law’s passing the state has seen a number of improvements in certain health markers including a decrease in the proportion
Chaffee County (CO) Times
added Jul 7, 2016 22:53
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CVS Health Foundation and American Academy of Pediatrics Announce New Initiative to Reduce Exposure to Secondhand Smoke

The program will provide clinicians with the messages, tools and counseling protocols needed to screen for secondhand smoke exposure and better prepare them to speak with parents and families about the importance of reducing tobacco use.
PR Newswire
added Jul 7, 2016 13:12
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[UK] Vaping in public places: advice for employers and organisations

PHE’s new framework helps organisations create e-cigarette policies that will support smokers to quit and stay smokefree...there is currently no evidence of harm from secondhand e-cigarette vapour and the risks are likely to be extremely low. There is al
GOV.UK
added Jul 7, 2016 12:40
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