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[China] Do Smoking and Exercise Affect Your Risk of the Common Cold?

Passive smokers, those who don’t smoke themselves but are exposed to high levels of secondhand smoke, had experienced the common cold at least 1.59% more than non-smokers. ... no statistical significance relation observed regarding those currently smoking
Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:06
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Louisiana bars, casinos, sports arenas could be smoke free if this bill passes

If Opelousas Democratic Rep. Dustin Miller succeeds in clearing committees and both chambers, Louisiana would soon be the first Southern state to have a comprehensive statewide smoke-free law. He sidestepped a vote last week on his House Bill 881 and pr
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Apr 17, 2018 18:59
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] City office forces smokers to wait 45 minutes to enter elevators

IKOMA, Nara Prefecture--The city government here is forcing smokers to undergo a “decontamination” period before they can enter elevators, a health rule praised by some but described as draconian by others. Workers and visitors to the city government of
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Apr 17, 2018 18:56
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[Netherlands] The Hague bans cannabis smoking in city centre in Dutch first

The Hague has become the first Dutch city to ban the smoking of cannabis around its city centre, central railway station and major shopping areas, in the latest example of a wider trend towards reining in country’s traditional gedoogbeleid (tolerance pol
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 16, 2018 19:34
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[New Hampshire] Marlborough tenant wants to clear the air; not easy to curb smoking in rental homes

The Sentinel published a letter to the editor from Hansen April 7, in which she laid out her concerns. She alleges her downstairs neighbors, who moved into their apartment in October, smoke indoors, and some of that smoke enters Hansen’s unit. Specifica
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Apr 16, 2018 19:26
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[Indiana] Newburgh officials consider smoking ban in parks

the parks department is asking to ban smoking including e-cigarettes. Powell says park officials are concerned about second-hand smoke around kids. The town council tabled and ordinance Wednesday to let the parks department review it. The park board meet
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Apr 15, 2018 16:20
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[Pennsylvania] Inmate’s Attempt To Ban Smoking From Prison Facility Fails ($$)

denied a motion for a preliminary injunction filed by an inmate at a Pennsylvania state prison who is seeking to have all smoking and tobacco products banned from the correctional facility he is housed in because he has not shown how he has been harmed by
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 14, 2018 21:16
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VIDEO: Passive Vaping: A guide for parrots

explores the headlines and the evidence on the health effects of secondhand vapour. This is the last in a series of films supported by Public Health England and produced in partnership with the New Nicotine Alliance.
You Tube
added Apr 13, 2018 15:59
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[Asia, China] State Media Blames Cooking, Secondhand Smoke for Lung Cancer

Cooking fumes and secondhand smoke may be responsible for a rising incidence of lung cancer in China’s nonsmoking women, the Ministry of Science and Technology’s newspaper reported Thursday. The article follows a report published earlier this year by t
Sixth Tone (cn)
added Apr 13, 2018 14:54
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DoSomething.org Partners With Sari Arambulo of NBC's AP Bio Encouraging College Students to "Save The Mascots"

70,000 young people have joined DoSomething.org and CVS Health Foundation in a campaign to strive for tobacco-free college campuses to reduce risks of secondhand smoke.
PR Newswire
added Apr 12, 2018 20:01
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