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[California] City waiting on pot laws: San Carlos ordinance would have restricted marijuana cultivation

the city must consider adopting secondhand smoke rules similar to how tobacco is regulated. “I could care less if they want to grow tomato plants or marijuana plants. It makes no difference. The issue is secondhand smoke,” Grocott said, according to a vi
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Oct 12, 2016 22:36
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Association of Secondhand Smoke With Stroke Outcomes

Individuals with previous stroke have 50% greater odds to have been exposed to SHS; SHS is associated with a 2-fold increase in mortality after stroke. This study highlights the importance of obtaining exposure to SHS history and counseling patients and t
Stroke
added Oct 21, 2016 20:19
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Table of Contents Vol. 18, No. 11 November 2016

Deniers and Admitters: Examining Smoker Identities in a Changing Tobacco Landscape / Link Between Perceived Body Weight and Smoking Behavior Among Adolescents / Fetal Exposure to Carcinogens With Tobacco Use in Pregnancy: Phase 1 MAW Study Findin
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 8, 2016 13:59
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CEI v DOT: BRIEF FOR RESPONDENTS, Oct 7, 2016

To protect airline passengers from secondhand exposure to e-cigarette aerosol, the final rule clarifies that the use of e-cigarettes on aircraft constitutes “smoking” within the meaning of the statutory ban on smoking on aircraft. The final rule is a rea
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 12, 2016 19:37
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[Maine] VIDEO: City Councilors Say Sidewalk Smoking Is Becoming An Issue

City councilors say people gathering on sidewalks to smoke is becoming a growing problem in South Portland. The Portland Press Herald reports the issue was raised Monday as city councilors approved a measure that banned the use of tobacco within 25 feet
WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:16
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[Minnesota] Secondhand Smoke Exposure 7 Years After an Indoor Smoke-Free Law.

SHS exposure continues after comprehensive smoke-free policies restricted it from public places. Disparities in exposure rates exist for those who live with a smoker, are young, and have low incomes. Findings suggest the need for additional policies that
American Journal of Health Promotion
added Nov 2, 2016 15:36
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[UK-Scotland] Deprived areas of Glasgow targeted in bid to cut second-hand smoke risk to children

Parents living in Glasgow's most deprived areas are being targeted in a drive to cut the risk of second-hand smoke to children. The living room of a family home will be recreated in shopping centres and community venues in some of the city's poorest are
Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:01
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Toxins Linger in Homes Long After Smokers Quit

The report, in Tobacco Control, found that small particles from burning tobacco penetrate multiple surfaces — carpets, upholstery, pillows, blankets, clothes, even wallpaper and ceiling tiles — and remain long after smoking has stopped. Researchers stud
New York Times
added Oct 4, 2016 14:43
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[UK-Scotland] Deprived areas of Glasgow targeted in bid to cut second-hand smoke risk to children

Parents living in Glasgow's most deprived areas are being targeted in a drive to cut the risk of second-hand smoke to children. The living room of a family home will be recreated in shopping centres and community venues in some of the city's poorest are
Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 4, 2016 13:59
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[Canada] NINE TO FIVE We’re breathing second-hand smoke from the business next door

Is it an employer’s responsibility to provide a smoke-free workspace – even if the cigarette smoke is entering our workplace from an adjoining business? If the company fails to take on this obligation, what is my recourse?
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Oct 3, 2016 23:18
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