Headlines Tagged with Secondhand Smoke — 15,041 headlines found
The building hasn’t allowed smoking since August. It partners with HUD, and followed suit after many public housing properties went non-smoking also. Rehrauer said residents on his floor smoke anyway; he’s gotten serious asthma attacks since moving into
Nov 17, 2016 WIVB.com (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Nov 18, 2016 18:24
VIDEO: Group wants to raise cigarette tax to combat tobacco use in Indiana / New health alliance has a four-part plan
Alliance for a Healthier Indiana, a new coalition announced Thursday....Tobacco costs Indiana $6 billion annually...The Alliance has a four-part plan to combat tobacco use in Indiana:... Repeal the 'Smokers Bill of Rights'
Nov 17, 2016 WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Nov 17, 2016 23:56
The rate of incidence for lung cancer is higher in Southern Illinois than the rest of the state and the United States as a whole, says a physician well versed on the subject... While cigarette smoking rates have dropped, cigar, pipe, and hookah – other d
Nov 17, 2016 Harrisburg (IL) Daily Register
added Nov 17, 2016 22:54
Most restaurant owners say they fear asking customers to put out their cigarettes will hurt business. Concentrations of secondhand tobacco smoke inhaled in restaurants, bars and cafés are exceptionally high in Vietnam, according to Healthbridge -- a non-p
Nov 16, 2016 VnExpress.net
added Nov 18, 2016 18:23
In asymptomatic never smokers, the extent of secondhand tobacco smoke (SHTS) exposure is associated with the presence and extent of atherosclerosis, according to a study published online Nov. 13 in JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
Nov 16, 2016 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 17, 2016 02:32
An estimated 12.6 million working nonsmokers were regularly exposed to SHS at work in 2015. We compared the changes in prevalence of exposure to workplace SHS from 2010 to 2015 by social demographic class, industry of employment and occupation.
Nov 14, 2016 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 20, 2016 15:11
The survey also highlighted the risk of exposure to secondhand smoke in restaurants and workplaces — which remains high despite the government’s aim of meeting global standards ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Nov 14, 2016 Japan Times (jp)
added Nov 15, 2016 17:08
The presence and extent of atherosclerosis were associated with the extent of SHTS exposure even when adjusted for other risk factors, further demonstrating the causal relationship of SHTS exposure and coronary disease.
Nov 14, 2016 JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging (Journal of the American College of Cardiology)
added Nov 14, 2016 15:15
Healthy individuals who have never smoked but who have been exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke are at an increased risk of developing coronary atherosclerosis, a new study shows. Among these never-smokers, investigators observed a dose-response relations
Nov 13, 2016 TCTMD (Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF))
added Nov 14, 2016 15:09
Efforts should also be made to raise public awareness, particularly among children, about the dangers of active and passive smoking. Schools, local governments, communities and the media should strive to establish programs to effectively convey the heal
Nov 12, 2016 Japan Times (jp)
added Nov 14, 2016 15:25