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[New York] Museum donors furious over celebs smoking at Met Gala

One told us, “As a donor to the Met, I was so insulted to see all these ‘celebrities’ smoking and taking selfies of themselves in the bathroom. Mostly, it’s disrespectful to the art collection, which needs to be kept 100% smoke-free. I would honestly lik
New York Post
added May 8, 2017 15:22
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[UK] Council tenants ‘must stop smoking’

Smoking should be banned in new council houses to protect children, a public health chief has said. Tenants would be required to sign an agreement not to smoke in new local authority or housing association homes. Smoking in cars carrying children has b
Times Of London (uk)
added May 7, 2017 19:40
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[New Zealand] Nadine Higgins: Getting steaming mad at smoking drivers

when I pulled up to the lights in my home town last summer and saw the adults in a neighbouring car were all merrily smoking away despite having a tiny wee baby cocooned in the back seat, that rule went out the window – along with a few terse words about
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 7, 2017 19:39
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Report: Passive smoking taking heavy toll in health-care costs

Exposure to secondhand smoke resulted in 323.3 billion yen ($2.91 billion) in health-care costs in fiscal 2014 to treat nonsmoking patients suffering from lung cancer or a stroke, according to a health ministry report. A study group at the Ministry of H
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added May 7, 2017 19:28
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[UK] Smoking should be banned in council housing, public health chief says

“Housing associations and councils are looking at smoke-free housing buildings. Where children are involved I think there is a real case for it,” Dr John Middleton, president of the Faculty of Public Health, told The Sunday Times. Dr Middleton said he b
The Independent (uk)
added May 7, 2017 19:28
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Number of young smokers on the rise — survey

Despite a decline in the number of Filipino adult smokers, younger smokers aged 13 to 15 went up in the past four years. This was according to the 2015 Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) released on Friday by the Department of Health’s Epidemiology Bure
Cebu Daily News (ph)
added May 5, 2017 21:03
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[New York] BRUNSTEIN: In a Law Office, Coping With a Boss’s Toxic Trail

Mr. S. chain-smoked throughout the day, inhaling power, exhaling invective, leaving a toxic trail in every room. He talked to us through a poison cloud that made his deep-set eyes look sinister. For a few moments after he turned away, the smoke lingered
New York Times
added May 5, 2017 20:57
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[Colorado] Amarah's Corner: The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes

The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes has definitely affected me and my family at least from the time Poppie was diagnosed with lung cancer because he smoked cigarettes and passed-away, three-years before I was born. And, my grandfather (my m
Valley Courier Online (CO)
added May 5, 2017 01:34
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Can You Sue Over 'Thirdhand Smoke' Exposure?

If a baby is at risk for nicotine toxins left in carpets, does that mean her parents could sue their landlord for not telling them a smoker used to live in their apartment?... "If a landlord is deliberately deceiving a tenant, saying that smokers never l
How Stuff Works
added May 4, 2017 05:58
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[New Zealand] VIDEO: 'The children don’t have a choice'- Children’s Commissioner slams Government’s refusal petition to ban second hand smoke in cars

TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 18:17
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