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[Africa, Tanzania] Ban on smoking in public places hailed

THE Tanzania Non-communicable Diseases Alliance (TANCDA) has hailed the recent directive by the government to restrict rampant smoking of cigarettes and shisha (sheesha) in public places owing to their negative effects on human health.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 26, 2016 16:55
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Accidental Pot Exposure: How Much Risk to Colo. Kids?

A study appearing in JAMA Pediatrics now puts forward some evidence that unintentional THC exposures are on the rise. In this 150-second analysis, MedPage Today clinical reviewer F. Perry Wilson takes a look at the data.
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[UK] Woman suing because smell of chilli in her home is ‘torture’

Joanna Cridlin claims the ‘overwhelming pungent toxic fumes’ of ‘hot chillis’ from the flat below makes it difficult for her to breathe. She says the smell ‘permeates her home’ in Wandsworth, south London for eight hours after her neighbours have finish
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 27, 2016 12:56
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[Caribbean, South America/Caribbean] Jamaicans must get tobacco conscious and secure their health — Ferguson

Former Minister of Health Dr Fenton Ferguson continues to argue that the use of tobacco posed so many health risks to Jamaicans, that it was in their best interest to prevent certain people from violating the regulation that guards against smoking in pub
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Jul 24, 2016 15:23
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[California] UCLA SAFE Program to Help Low Income Residents Avoid Second Hand Smoke

UCLA SAFE (Smoke Free Air For Everyone) launched a three year program aimed at increasing access to smoke free apartments in low-income neighborhoods in the city of Los Angeles. Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the program is mai
OLD Los Angeles Sentinel [DO NOT USE]
added Jul 22, 2016 02:07
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The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke in Apartments, Condominiums

If you live in an apartment or condominium, cigarette smoke can easily seep into your home... R.J. Reynolds sent an email to Healthline that stated smokers should avoid exposing children to secondhand smoke as well as obey all smoking regulations.
Healthline Networks
added Jul 20, 2016 10:01
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Preventive behaviours in avoiding indoor secondhand smoke exposure among pregnant women in China [FREE FULL TEXT]

The findings of this study highlight the difficulties of pregnant Chinese women in avoiding complete exposure to SHS and point to the urgent need to promote a complete ban on home smoking and restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces in Chin
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:07
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[Louisiana] School board to consider e-cigarette ban

The Tangipahoa Parish School Board will consider a policy change that would bar e-cigarettes on school campuses...said using e-cigarettes or "vaping" has increasingly become an issue at schools, with principals unsure of how to address it. He said student
Hammond (LA) Daily Star
added Jul 17, 2016 14:46
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The Dangers of E-Cigarettes / What they don’t want you to know… (PDF)

Here are some samples collected over the past few years showing the wide range of hazards that electronic cigarettes and vaping devices can pose to users and those around them – from fires and explosions to poisoning and secondhand emissions from a wide
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Sep 10, 2016 20:24
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[Illinois] Mego: Raising the tobacco-buying age in Naperville a no-brainer

More people in the United States die from second-hand smoke than from shootings, which is one argument for raising the tobacco purchase age from 18 to 21, columnist Bill Mego says.
Chicago Tribune
added Jul 16, 2016 00:57
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