Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Secondhand Smoke 15,305 headlines found

20 Views

Why Canada's cannabis community needs vapour lounges

“Once legalization comes in, where are people supposed to smoke? In the park, or are they expected to go to an alleyway? Vapour lounges are a much more civilized way of dealing with a problem," says Abi Roach, founder of Hot Box Café.
NOW Magazine (ca)
added May 27, 2017 14:35
1 View

[Australia] Apartment owners put clamp on smokers

A Scarborough apartment block has become smoke-free after residents introduced a strata bylaw outlawing smoking in common areas. Residents at the Oceanside complex can smoke in their units but not in areas such as balconies, where smoke can drift into o
West Australian (au)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
9 Views

Many Adults Don't Think Exposure To Vaping Is Bad For Kids

About one-third of adults surveyed didn't know if secondhand aerosol caused harm to children, and 40 percent of the adults said this kind of exposure caused "little" or "some" harm to children. The newness of these products, promotion by the industry an
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 25, 2017 22:27
13 Views

Is Public Consumption of Marijuana on the Horizion?

Oregon legislature will weigh the potential benefits of becoming the first state to allow legal and regulated spaces open to the public for the consumption of cannabis against the public health risks associated with second hand smoke.
JD Supra, LLC
added May 25, 2017 01:32
6 Views

[Europe] Andriukaitis: Anti-smoking laws are of little value if they are not implemented

Vytenis Andriukaitis is EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety. He responded in writing to questions by EURACTIV’s Sarantis Michalopoulos ahead of World No Tobacco Day on 31 May.
EurActiv
added May 25, 2017 00:00
4 Views

[Germany] SIMONSON: In the Bars of Berlin, Both the Drinks and Design Are Bracing Pursuits

during a recent four-day bar crawl through Berlin, I left most bars smelling of cigarettes, a sensation that both my dry cleaner and I had almost forgotten. Smoking is one of several ways that the city’s cocktail scene, while thriving and full of choice,
New York Times
added May 24, 2017 22:16
2 Views

[Alaska] Marijuana board will revisit onsite consumption at July meeting

Mlynarik’s draft allowed on-site consumption but applied certain restrictions, including prohibition against smoking. He said he wanted to address concerns from the public about both second-hand smoke protections for employees and the public municipal la
Alaska Journal of Commerce
added May 24, 2017 22:16
3 Views

[Asia-pacific, Japan] Editorial: Protect workers' health from secondhand smoke

In spite of his apology for his gaffe, Onishi defended his comment ...What is lacking here is consideration to people who can barely make ends meet apart from going out of their way to work in such environments due to government constraints on social sec
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added May 24, 2017 17:21
4 Views

[Asia-pacific, Japan] Abe orders LDP to submit anti-passive smoking bill to Diet

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has ordered his ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) to submit a revision to the Health Promotion Act incorporating measures against secondhand smoke to the Diet during the current session.
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added May 24, 2017 17:18
11 Views

MyCleanAir Puts an End to the Ostracizing of Smokers

has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. ...MyCleanAir is a cup that is designed to conceal the cigarette and smoke, in order to give a smoker the freedom to smoke anywhere, without bothering or affecting the people around them.
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added May 24, 2017 15:57
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines