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[UK] Smokers warned of risk to children’s health

A NEW campaign to raise awareness of the effects of second-hand smoke on children has been launched in Middlesbrough. Smokers are being urged not to light up where children could be exposed to it, whether it is on the touchline at a football match or oth
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Nov 8, 2016 19:58
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[UK] Smokers warned of risk to children’s health

A NEW campaign to raise awareness of the effects of second-hand smoke on children has been launched in Middlesbrough. Smokers are being urged not to light up where children could be exposed to it, whether it is on the touchline at a football match or oth
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Nov 8, 2016 19:09
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CEI v DOT: PETITIONER REPLY BRIEF filed by Competitive Enterprise Institute, Consumer Advocates for Smokefree Alternatives Association and Gordon Cummings, Nov 4, 2016

DOT’s claim that e-cigarettes pose a safety threat to airline passengers rests on sheer speculation—studies that state only that more research is needed. DOT attempts to sidestep this issue by expressly resting its authority on “passenger discomfort, whic
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 7, 2016 21:50
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Income Inequality and U.S. Children’s Secondhand Smoke Exposure: Distinct Associations by Race-Ethnicity

We have found evidence of differential associations between SHS exposure and income inequality by race and ethnicity. Further examination of environments which engender SHS exposure among children across various racial/ethnic subgroups can foster a better
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 5, 2016 22:06
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[UK] Ban e-cigarettes from public places, say world health chiefs: Britain is told to outlaw the increasingly popular vaping devices from schools, hospitals and buses amid health concerns

The WHO is calling for countries to look at a ban due to ‘passive vaping’ / It has been linked to lung damage, heart complications and stillbirths / Move echoes call from the BMA, which said e-cigarettes should be banned Read more: http://www.dailymai
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2016 19:35
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Permit renewal for Smokey Joe's cigar shop has been denied

A popular downtown Springfield cigar shop's permit will not be renewed. This comes after several neighbors that live in the condominiums above Smokey Joe's cigar shop have complained of smoke seeping into their homes.
WGGB/WSHM (Springfield, MA)
added Nov 5, 2016 14:14
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[New Zealand] READER REPORT: 'I want to die early and harm those I love'

One of the first assertions Giddy makes is that society casts smokers aside as lepers. This was probably accurate a decade ago, but now “lepers” is a word often used by pro-tobacco lobbyists attempting to gain favour with smokers as they claim it’s gover
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Nov 5, 2016 13:46
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[Asia, Taiwan] Taichung to ban smoking in some outdoor arcades

City Government and four major convenience store chains are cooperating to introduce a ban on smoking in outdoor arcades starting in January. The city government said it has long received public complaints about second-hand smoke in the major chainstores
Taipei Times (tw)
added Nov 4, 2016 17:29
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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County Health Board Bans Indoor Vaping

The Allegheny County Board of Health has placed e-cigarettes under nearly all of the same regulations as traditional cigarettes when it comes to use indoors. The vote Wednesday came after a series of speakers asked for the policy to be rejected. Former
WESA 90.5 (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Nov 4, 2016 16:52
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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] WARNING: Shisha worse than cigarette smoking

A new study by the NYU Abu Dhabi Public Health Research Centre has revealed that smoking shisha at home exposes children and non-smokers in the house to even more harmful pollutants than secondhand smoke from cigarettes.
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:14
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