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[Papua New Guinea] KEP: Second-Hand Smokes Are Dangerous

people can smoke everywhere, even on Public Moving Vehicles (PMV) spreading second hand smoke to smokers and non-smokers even children and its very alarming...PNG is one of the ten countries with the highest rates of tobacco use in the world even though i
[Papua New Guinea] Post-Courier
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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[Asia, India] Is second-hand smoke more dangerous than active smoking?

Dr Duru Shah, Director, Gynaecworld, Center for Assisted Reproduction & Women’s health, Mumbai explains in detail why it is so. Second-hand smoke is a mixture of sidestream and mainstream smoke. The smoke which comes from the burning end of a cigarette i
The Health Site (in)
added Dec 28, 2017 22:56
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[Asia, China] Court holds hearing for passenger suing railway authority over smoking

A female passenger has sued a local railway authority for allowing passengers to smoke on trains, and a railway transport court held a hearing Wednesday on the case. The Beijing Railway Transport Court held the hearing for a female passenger surnamed Li
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 28, 2017 18:26
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[Africa, Kenya] Shisha smoking still popular in Nairobi night clubs

3.1 million Kenyans exposed to exhaled tobacco smoke mainly in nightclubs. Cigarette sales are declining in many parts of the world, but shisha smoking is on the rise.
Daily Nation (ke)
added Dec 28, 2017 15:30
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[Missouri] EDITORIAL: Needed: Healthy mother and child

About 15 percent of Missouri women smoke during pregnancy, compared to 8.4 percent nationally...many experts think at-risk women need the conscious support of the people around them – whether family or other members of the community. Protecting mothers fr
St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Dec 26, 2017 15:29
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NOT (cough!) their finest hour: Biopic of cigar-chomping Churchill carries ludicrous health warning... on danger of secondhand smoke

the makers of a new biopic of the wartime leader have still deemed it necessary to warn film-goers that ‘the depictions of tobacco smoking are based solely on artistic consideration’. The ludicrous health alert comes in the final credits of Darkest Hour,
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 24, 2017 16:46
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Who’s Smoking at Your Facility?

NIOSH researchers examined 3 years of data (2014–2016) from the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS). Among the148 million working adults: 15.4% used cigarettes. 5.8% used other combustible tobacco (such as cigars and hookahs). 3% used smokeless toba
BLR - Business and Legal Reports
added Dec 22, 2017 20:41
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Guidance for the Clinical Management of Thirdhand Smoke Exposure in the Child Health Care Setting

Recent scientific studies on thirdhand smoke are impelling further research on the topic, spurring the creation of tobacco control policies to protect people from thirdhand smoke and stimulating improvements to the delivery of tobacco control counseling
Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management
added Dec 22, 2017 02:21
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[UK] Prisoner loses Supreme Court bid to enforce a smoking ban in jails despite complaints that exposure to 'second-hand' smoke made his health worse

That means that thousands of Government buildings could now not be covered / Supreme Court President Lady Hale announced that appeal was being dismissed 'with considerable reluctance'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 20, 2017 19:18
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[Africa] MAHON: Five Wishes for Morocco in the New Year 2018

3. A (more) smoke-free Morocco? Ymkin. 2018 is arriving and the research is clear on the effects of second-hand smoke. Smoking is part of the street café culture here just as it was a major part of the nightclub and bar scene in the US for decades. Smoke
Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 20, 2017 19:12
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