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[Canada] CHEERS & JEERS: People insist on smoking in public places

JEERS: To people who smoke in public places where crowds gather for special events. ..These events always attract families, and the young children - along with everyone else who attend - shouldn’t have to breathe in cigarette smoke as a consequence of try
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Aug 7, 2017 18:14
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Paternal nicotine exposure defines different behavior in subsequent generation via hyper-methylation of mmu-miR-15b

the present study provides solid evidence regarding the mechanisms underlying paternal nicotine exposure-induced behavioral alterations in F1 generations. Nicotine exposure induces epigenetic mmu-miR-15b downregulation due to CGI shore hyper-methylation i
Scientific Reports
added Aug 5, 2017 23:05
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[Michigan] Woman seeking ban over neighbor's secondhand smoke

a lawsuit from an asthmatic breast cancer survivor who says the smoke from her neighbor's condo is making her sick. Phyllis Davis lives in the Echo Valley complex in Farmington Hills. Four condos in her building share hallways, a basement — and a ventil
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Aug 5, 2017 15:01
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Emissions from Electronic Cigarettes: Assessing Vapers’ Intake of Toxic Compounds, Secondhand Exposures, and the Associated Health Impacts

The integrated health damage from passive vaping was derived by computing disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) lost due to exposure to secondhand vapor. Acrolein was the dominant contributor to the aggregate harm. DALYs for the various device/voltage co
American Chemical Society
added Aug 3, 2017 14:32
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Exposure to toxins in e-cig vapor varies depending on scenario

Researchers now report in ACS' journal Environmental Science & Technology that heavy use and secondhand emissions could lead to inhaled levels of toxins that exceed set exposure limits. But under typical use, secondhand exposure would have a lower impact
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:14
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Armenia’s Cabinet approves anti-smoking strategy

The Armenian Government approved at a session on Thursday the anti-smoking strategy and the 2017-2020 action plan to that end. Armenia’s Minister of Health Levon Altunyan noted that the control plan aims at taking measures to drive down tobacco use in t
Panorama.am (am)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:29
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[Guyana, South America/Caribbean] EDITORIAL: Ending public smoking

It is a shame that a PPP member voted against the passage of the Bill, while the rest of his peers on that side of the House abstained. Whatever flaws they claim the Bill has, the ban on public smoking is a huge step forward, and anyone interested in the
Stabroek News (gy)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:27
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[UK] Warning on passive vaping in bars: Second-hand smoke from devices contain toxic chemicals that can irritate your eyes and skin

People in bars where vaping is allowed are exposed to unhealthy levels of formaldehyde, which causes cancer, and acrolein, a toxin which irritates the eyes and skin. That is the finding of a study based on as few as three people an hour using the devic
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 01:15
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Make marijuana accommodation at coastal accommodations

hotels, motels and other inns cling to policies designed for cigarette, cigar and pipe smokers. But that leaves those who want to relax and enjoy marijuana out on a limb. We believe space should be set aside to allow recreational users to safely use thes
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added Aug 3, 2017 00:40
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Record in U.S. Say Smoking, Secondhand Smoke Very Harmful

When Gallup first asked in 1994 how harmful secondhand smoke is to adults, 36% thought secondhand smoke was very harmful. The subsequent rise in this belief has paralleled the implementation of public smoking bans throughout the nation.
finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Jul 27, 2017 06:24
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