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[Washington] EDITORIAL: End the Lollygagging and Make EWU a Tobacco-Free Campus

The arguments for a tobacco-free campus are not simply tear-provoking stories of individual struggles with second hand smoke. They are valid health concerns based in statistics and research, which many forum-goers recited for the benefit of the collected
The Easterner (Eastern Washington University)
added Apr 20, 2017 18:42
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New study warns of dangers of third-hand smoke

A study in the Journal of Tobacco Control found high levels of nicotine on the hands of children of smokers--three times higher than non-smoking adults who live with smokers--as well as traces of nicotine in their saliva.
WJXT-Channel 4 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:56
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] DHILLON: Secondary smoking bites! — Darshan Singh Dhillon

While the MCM commends the Health Ministry’s initiative to discourage smoking by implementing various policies and regulations, this must be followed by stern enforcement action. Other than those who directly violate rules, restaurants operators or build
Malay Mail (my)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:54
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North Bay lawmaker proposes ban on smoking at California beaches and parks

Assemblyman Marc Levine, D-Greenbrae, argues his legislation is necessary to address health risks of secondhand smoke, as well as the unsightly and environmentally unfriendly practice of discarding cigarette butts in public outdoor spaces. “Smokers have
Sonoma (CA) Index Tribune
added Apr 20, 2017 14:52
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[Missouri] VIDEO: Housing authority steps up smoking policy

The Hornersville Housing Authority is stepping up the non-smoking policy to stop hazardous situations from happening due to smoke damage inside their homes. According to Jessica Coleman, executive director of the Hornersville Housing Authority, the main
WMC-TV Channel 5 (Memphis, TN)
added Apr 19, 2017 01:40
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Studies On Asthma In Kids & Smoking Show How Major The Risk Factor Is

researchers have found that the effects of smoking on asthma rates goes beyond just parents who smoke around their kids. Studies have found, for example, that pregnant women's secondhand smoke exposure is also dangerous — even babies of non-smoking pregna
Romper
added Apr 19, 2017 00:30
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SHAPIRO: Don’t evict tenants who smoke. People can’t quit at will.

I know firsthand smoking isn’t good for anyone’s health. But a landlord shouldn’t be able to force a tenant to quit doing something that’s perfectly legal, that they’ve been doing in the privacy of their own home, just because it’s self-destructive — esp
Washington Post
added Apr 19, 2017 00:11
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WellCare Announces $20,000 in Grants to Help Reduce Tobacco Use and Promote Smoke-Free Environments in Kentucky

The investment, announced at today's annual Kentucky Center for Smoke-Free Policy conference hosted by the University of Kentucky College of Nursing's BREATHE team, marks the first time WellCare, the state's largest Medicaid managed care organization, ha
PR Newswire
added Apr 18, 2017 14:24
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Lexaria Welcomes Canada's Proposed Cannabis Legislation

The Cannabis Act prohibits second hand smoke and second hand vapours from inhaled cannabis use, consistent with existing federal legislation that prohibits second hand cigarette smoke. It is also in everyone's best interest to support the consumer shift a
MarketWired
added Apr 18, 2017 13:36
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[Canada] LETTERS: April 18: Where there’s smoke, there’s marijuana.

Now I am very worried that when pot is fully legalized, the smell will be everywhere. I presume there will be limitations similar to using alcohol, but that won’t be enough to keep the smell out of my airwaves. I’m fine with pot being legalized. I just
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Apr 18, 2017 13:33
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