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BANZHAF: Vaping, Like Smoking, Should Be Banned In Public – Natl Report

Thus, says Banzhaf, it is unfair and unreasonable to force innocent bystanders to be exposed to nicotine, a very addictive drug and a highly potent neurotoxin; propylene glycol, a respiratory irritant, which experts have warned can cause respiratory irri
added Jan 25, 2018 01:05

[Canada] Second Hand Smoke is Bad Regardless of Source

With the impending federal legalization of marijuana, second-hand smoke from cannabis-related products is taking a higher profile for the Huron County Health Unit, as National Non-Smoking Week begins. The Health Unit says "smoke is smoke", and that cann
Bayshore Broadcasting Corportion / Radio Owen Sound (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 04:44

Vaping Can Be Addictive and May Lure Teenagers to Smoking, Science Panel Concludes

A national panel of public health experts concluded in a report released on Tuesday that vaping with e-cigarettes that contain nicotine can be addictive and that teenagers who use the devices may be at higher risk of smoking.
New York Times
added Jan 24, 2018 00:45

[Canada] Ontario Landlords Want to Ban Weed From Rental Housing / Guess you'll have to buy a house to smoke weed.

he’s also one of many Ontario landlords with major concerns about how cannabis legalization will impact rental housing if tenants are allowed to grow their own plants and smoke weed legally. “This is one of the most important issues for Ontario landlords
added Jan 24, 2018 00:24

[Minnesota] PHILLIPS: Changes in attitudes about smoking mostly a result of social engineering

It’s interesting that social engineering, which Americans generally oppose, and restricting individual rights, also detested by Americans, were so effective in turning people against tobacco. The main reason the restrictions were accepted by the America
Bluff Country (MN) Newspaper Group
added Jan 23, 2018 23:58

[Wisconsin] VIDEO: ‘You can’t see it, smell it, taste it,’ but it can cause cancer: How to protect your family from radon

The leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers isn't second-hand smoke -- it is radon... The numbers are especially high in southeast Wisconsin where nearly half of all homes have elevated levels of radon in their main living rooms. An interactive ma
WITI-TV Channel 6 / myFox Milwaukee
added Jan 23, 2018 22:38


BC’S Clean Air Coalition is working hard to reduce the province’s tobacco rates. The group consisting of members from the BC Lung Association, Heart and Stroke and Canadian Cancer Society brought forward numerous strategies to the province ranging from
My Prince George Now (94.3 The Goat Rocks/97 Country FM) (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:09

[Canada] Chatham-Kent Public Health unit warns of smoke dangers

Whether it comes from tobacco, marijuana, or a hookah pipe, the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit is warning of the dangers of smoke. That is the message of National Non-Smoking Week, which runs through this Saturday. Established in 1977 by the Canadian
Chatham (Ont) Daily News (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:09
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[Canada] Health coalition calls on province to take action on tobacco now

This National Non-Smoking Week (January 21-27), the Clean Air Coalition of BC is recommending ways the provincial government can take action to prevent youth from smoking, help those most heavily addicted, and address increasingly complex smoking pattern
Nelson Daily (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:07

[Canada] Ontario landlords call for right to immediately ban pot in rentals despite tenant laws

Ontario landlords want the right to immediately ban the use of pot in rental properties when recreational weed is legalized... Landlords will be able to spell out a ban on smoking marijuana in rental units for new leases post-legalization -- the same as t
Canadian Press
added Jan 23, 2018 00:49
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