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[Canada] LETTER: Non-smokers deserve to breathe fresh air at home

I would like to discuss second-hand smoke in strata condominiums and non-market apartment balconies in communities across B.C., an issue that is often overlooked. Many non-smoking individuals, including families with children, the elderly and people of a
Delta Optiist (ca)
added Aug 17, 2017 15:49
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[Asia, China] Woman sues Chinese railway authority over smoking

A woman has brought a lawsuit against the Harbin Railway Bureau to ban smoking on regular trains and station platforms. The Beijing Railway and Transport Court has accepted the case and the trial will begin on August 24, The Paper reports. It is the fir
GBTIMES Oy Ltd. (fi)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:41
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[New Zealand] Taranaki farmers stub out smoking

Some Taranaki farmers have prohibited smoking on their farms - citing cuts in productivity and health risks caused by second-hand smoke. Signs have been erected and contractors notified, with more farmers taking smoking into consideration when putting t
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:38
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[New York] Queens mother, disabled daughter not evicted over landlord's 'meritless' lawsuit

Jovic had accused Blue of smoking marijuana and cigarettes. Blue insisted she only used tobacco — never pot — and exhaled out the window with a fan blowing....decision said there were no rules or lease provisions against smoking.
New York Daily News
added Aug 15, 2017 18:27
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[Maryland] Salisbury considers smoking ban at parks, public places

A proposal to ban smoking and vaping at Salisbury’s parks, playgrounds and other public spaces has the support of Francesca Canale and Robert Ray, who brought their two toddlers to play at Ben’s Red Swings.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Aug 15, 2017 17:16
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Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky to offer workshop on creating healthier, tobacco-free policies

Businesses looking to create healthier workplaces for their employees can learn how to implement tobacco-free policies at a workshop hosted by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky in Louisville Aug. 31. Smoking costs businesses an estimated $5,800 per
NKyTribune (Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:10
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CAPLAN: Is Parental Smoking Child Abuse?

Morally, I do think it's something that should be taken into account in dealing with patients. I think it's important to point out to people, look, not only is smoking not good for you, it's not good for your child. It's not good for people who come over
Medical Tribune
added Aug 15, 2017 17:06
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Frequent exposure to secondhand smoke raises chances of fatal artery disease: research

This is reportedly the first time that researchers have clarified the causal relationship between secondhand smoke and large artery illnesses. The team led by University of Tsukuba researchers has announced the finding in a U.S. science journal. From 198
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Sep 1, 2017 01:01
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[UK] Safety complaints `ignored for decades´ at tower blocks to be evacuated

Majid, who lives on the 12th floor of Bromyard, said the building was riddled with fissures “large enough to drop books through”. The documentary filmmaker...“There’s draughts and if someone’s smoking it comes right through. “Flames and smoke would come
Press Association (uk)
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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[West Virginia] Berkeley County officials approve joint health board

The Jefferson County Health Board would also need to re-write its clean air policy, Kearns said. “There is no way that two counties can have a no-smoking ordinance that protects the public workplace from second-hand smoke, when the other county board do
Martinsburg (WV) Journal
added Aug 11, 2017 15:55
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