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[UK] James Bond's disregard of smoking risks worries health campaigners / Every 007 movie has featured smoking, except one.

researchers say he continues to be exposed to second-hand smoke, including from his sexual partners. The analysis was carried out by the medical journal, Tabaco Control, which raised the issue due to the links between smoking in movies and teenagers taki
IBTimes (uk)
added Jan 17, 2017 19:03

[Sweden] VIDEO: Swedish pharmacy unveils digital ad panel which shames smokers by coughing at them

The latest in smart digital out of home advertising is a digital billboard that coughs as smokers pass it. The placement, by agency Akestam Holst for Swedish pharmacy chain Apotek Hjartat seeks to show the effects of nicotine on others, all as a means of
The Drum (uk)
added Jan 17, 2017 22:05

[UK] Is smoking in public becoming the new taboo?

although smoking outside is still socially acceptable, is it still OK to light up when rubbing shoulders with a tightly packed group of strangers at a concert or event outside? Ex-smoker Malcolm Cuthbert, from the Sunnybank area of Hull, has a fairly bal
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Jan 16, 2017 15:20
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Living Above a Restaurant in New York City

she has several tricks up her sleeve to make the apartment livable, including the constant use of a white-noise machine to drown out street chatter and scented candles to abate the smell of stale cigarette smoke.
New York Times
added Jan 13, 2017 16:47

[Japan] Gov't eager to stamp out smoking in public areas ahead of Olympics

Japan's health minister on Friday expressed eagerness to pursue the eradication of passive smoking ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, saying it is the government's "mission" to alleviate the effects of secondhand cigarette smoke. Emphasiz
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Jan 13, 2017 16:40

Reducing Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in the Rural United States

Understanding where tobacco use in rural areas is higher than urban areas can help prioritize resources to reduce tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure and begin to address the increasing numbers of CLRD-related deaths in rural areas.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 12, 2017 18:29

MEDIA ALERT: American Lung Association to Release ‘State of Tobacco Control’ Report, New Grading Category for Tobacco 21

15th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report...has expanded this year to include a new grading category for states' efforts to prevent youth tobacco use with laws to increase the age of sale for tobacco products to 21 or "Tobacco 21" laws.
American Lung Association
added Jan 12, 2017 16:39

[Illinois] Public housing to be smoke-free

Of the Housing Authority of the City of Danville’s 1,196 residents, 646 are children and are part of a focus of a new U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development smoke-free rule to provide a healthier living environment. Late last year, HUD Secreta
Danville (IL) Commercial-News
added Jan 11, 2017 21:10

Secondhand smoke during childhood may boost miscarriage risk

Nonsmoking women who were exposed to secondhand smoke as children may have an increased risk of a miscarriage, a Chinese study suggests. Although they had never been smokers themselves, women in the study who lived with two or more smokers as a child had
added Jan 11, 2017 21:08

Electronic cigarette use and indoor air quality in a natural setting

PM2.5 concentrations observed at the ECIG event were higher than concentrations reported previously in hookah cafés and bars that allow cigarette smoking. This study indicates that indoor ECIG use exposes non-users to secondhand ECIG aerosol. Regulatory b
Tobacco Control
added Jan 11, 2017 13:59
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