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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Patio smoking ban should be in place

People have a right to clean air. Even the Manitoba Restaurant and Foodservices Association said most of its members are on board with the proposed change. So let’s get it done.
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added May 19, 2017 21:01
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[California] Smoking out sources of in-home air pollution

An ambitious study has investigated various factors that contribute to air pollution inside the house. Not surprisingly, cigarette smoke emerged as a major source of airborne particles in homes with smokers, but cleaning products, candles, frying food an
ScienceDaily
added May 19, 2017 15:10
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When Race Spectators Are Not So Well Behaved

Riegler yelled at a clump of spectators who appeared to be blowing cigarette smoke in the direction of the runners for fun. ...a spectator was blowing cigar smoke into the racecourse at one of their 2013 races, for example, the coordinator got him to put
New York Times
added May 19, 2017 12:45
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[Singapore] If you smoke, this video will make you think about your family

Is smoking an individual choice, which does not affect others, including your loved ones? That was the question posed to several people in a video about cigarette smoking. A group of smokers are asked about how they feel about the question. “I’m not af
The Independent SIngapore (sg)
added May 19, 2017 04:01
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[Florida] Room ‘engulfed’ in pot smoke; woman faces neglect charges

A 40-year-old Niceville woman has been charged with felony child cruelty for smoking marijuana in front of her child and exposing her to second-hand smoke. The living room was “engulfed” in smoke, according to Melissa Kay Perkins’ Niceville Police Depar
Northwest Florida News
added May 19, 2017 03:49
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[New York] Ruling Overturned in East Side Tower Secondhand Smoke Case ($$)

an appellate court overturned a ruling that found an East Side board responsible for a claim that secondhand smoke made an apartment uninhabitable....Connaught Tower, a 34-story co-op building...couldn’t be held to account for health and safety concerns
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added May 18, 2017 09:02
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] CHUA: National smoking ban

If we, as a people and as a nation, are really serious in eliminating all the smoking-related killer diseases that snuff out more than 240 lives a day, yes, a day, not a month, causing the loss of loved ones and family devastation, promulgating a nation
Asian Journal (The Filipino-American (FilAm) Community Newspaper)
added May 18, 2017 08:51
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More Evidence Linking Smoke-free Legislation and Lower Risk of Prematurity and Low Birth Weight ($$)

Pediatrics
added May 18, 2017 01:33
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Smoke-Free Legislation in Spain and Prematurity

CONCLUSIONS: The implementation of the Spanish smoke-free policies was associated with a risk reduction for preterm births and low birth weight infants, especially with the introduction of the more restrictive ban. Accepted
Pediatrics
added May 18, 2017 01:32
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Spain's smoking ban tied to drop in preterm and underweight babies

Researchers examined data on more than 5 million babies born in Spain from 2000 to 2013. .."Second hand smoke exposure during pregnancy is associated with health complications affecting perinatal and neonatal health," said senior study author Dr. Inaki Ga
Reuters
added May 18, 2017 01:31
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