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Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems and Electronic Non-Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS/ENNDS) (PDF)

The following is a non-exhaustive list of options that Parties might consider in accordance with their national law, in order to achieve the ENDS/ENNDS objectives set out in the COP 6 decision on ENDS/ENNDS. 29. Objective: prevent the initiation of ENDS/E
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 9, 2016 01:49
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Addiction Costs Indiana Billions Of Dollars, Studies Say

Researchers at the Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI found that costs associated with tobacco use total $6.8 billion each year.....Indiana has one of the highest smoking rates in the country. More than 11,000 people die each year because of it,
WFYI Indianapolis
added Sep 8, 2016 18:13
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[Iowa] LETTER: For casinos, non-smoking 'areas' are still a gamble

The WinnaVegas casino in Sloan might expect me to be celebrating that they’ve added a non-smoking area. I’m not, for good reason. It doesn’t protect people from the harms of secondhand smoke. Employees are still exposed to smoke and customers are, too.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Sep 8, 2016 13:18
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[Iowa] LETTER: For casinos, non-smoking 'areas' are still a gamble

The WinnaVegas casino in Sloan might expect me to be celebrating that they’ve added a non-smoking area. I’m not, for good reason. It doesn’t protect people from the harms of secondhand smoke. Employees are still exposed to smoke and customers are, too.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Sep 8, 2016 13:18
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head start updates will help protect children from tobacco smoke

Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services finalized a major update to its Head Start Standards, including a provision that has the potential to help families reduce the amount of secondhand smoke that Head Start students are exposed to
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:48
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[California] Oceanside outlaws smoking in underpass to beach

Come Sept. 23 it will be unlawful to smoke within the Pier View Way Underpass to the beach. City Council unanimously voted to ban smoking in the underpass and within 25 feet of it on Aug. 24.
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Sep 3, 2016 13:18
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BILL PERMITTING CALIFORNIA LANDLORDS TO BAN MEDICAL POT IS DROPPED

While the CDC says that tobacco and marijuana smoke both carry numerous cancer-causing chemicals, research efforts linking marijuana to cancer and/or lung disease have been inconclusive
High Times
added Sep 2, 2016 15:13
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[Japan] Health ministry panel: Ban all smoking in public facilities

A health ministry panel is calling for a smoking ban inside all public facilities, saying Japan’s effort to curb exposure to secondhand smoke is “one of the worst in the world.” The panel made the proposal in a draft of the “white paper on tobacco” conc
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:07
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[Africa] Ten million Kenyans at risk of lung cancer

Exposure to the lit end of a cigarette, pipe or cigar or exhaled smoke mainly occurs in bars or nightclubs. Another three million are exposed to tobacco smoke at home. The survey says some Kenyans are so addicted to tobacco they inhale it within 30 minute
Daily Nation (ke)
added Sep 1, 2016 15:00
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[Ohio] Chardon leaders eye expanding smoking ban, adding teeth to lawn maintenance laws

recent complaints from residents and business owners prompted Council’s Legislative Committee to mull a more extensive policy at an Aug. 31 meeting. “They object to the depositing of cigarette butts on the street and secondhand smoke at times entering th
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Sep 1, 2016 14:40
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