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[Canada] Anti-smoking tour arrives in Regina

Resener's story is a common one in Regina, and a new initiative hopes to put a more definite stop to smoking. The Biggest Break-Up tour is a collaboration between Health Canada, the Canadian Cancer Society and advertising agency Newad that seeks to raise
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added Oct 21, 2014 14:50
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[Texas] Reno to enforce smoking ban ($$)

A smoking ban for the city of Reno is now being enforced, according to City Secretary Cara Hubbard. The ban, adopted Oct. 13, imposes a smoking ban on city property including parks, except in designated posted areas; inside city owned or operated buildin
Paris News
added Oct 21, 2014 14:49
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[UK] Banning e-cigarettes in the workplace

consider a range of factors first, including the prospect of some of these products eventually being regulated as medicines. E-cigarettes are used by many smokers as a substitute for tobacco products. They usually heat nicotine, propylene glycol and flav
People Management (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 14:02
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[Massachusetts] Cape Cod Healthcare to ban all tobacco use on Jan. 1

As of January 1, 2015, there will be no more lighting up at Cape Cod or Falmouth Hospital or any of Cape Cod Healthcare's (CCHC) other facilities. In a statement Tuesday, CCHC announced that all facilities on Cape Cod will be tobacco free come the first
CapeCodToday.com
added Oct 21, 2014 13:54
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[Saudi Arabia] Saudis ban smoking, hookahs, tobacco in Islam’s holiest cities

Saudi Arabia has permanently forbidden the use of tobacco products in Islam's holiest cities, resulting in significant changes for many Muslims. The ban famously includes cigarettes and the Middle Eastern hookah (also known as shisha or water pipe). For
Washington Times
added Oct 21, 2014 13:44
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[California] Smoking cigarettes inside apartments and condos may be banned in parts of San Mateo County

On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider approving an ordinance that would ban smoking inside apartments, condominiums and other multiple-housing units. Health officials contend cigarette smoke can creep through floors, walls and air
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 21, 2014 13:23
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[UK-Scotland] Living With a Smoker Like Living in a Polluted City: Study

That means that air-particle levels in a home with a smoker are similar to that of the air in large, polluted cities, the study found. Living in smoke-free homes could offer major health benefits to nonsmokers, according to the authors of the study publi
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 21, 2014 10:13
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[Minnesota] Free Workshop for Area Landlords

Four Corners Partnership is hosting a free workshop for area landlords. This event will be held in Faribault at noon on Tuesday Nov. 4, at Alexander’s Supper Club. The workshop will include presentations by the director of the Live Smoke Free Program and
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Oct 21, 2014 09:54
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[UK-Scotland] Non-smoking life in smoking homes comparable to polluted cities

researchers assessed data taken from four linked studies carried out between 2009 and 2013 that included real-time measurements of PM2.5 in homes. These data were combined with other data regarding time-activity patterns and typical breathing rates.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:53
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[Montana] County courthouse smokers will have to move across the street

The problem with “the cave” is secondhand smoke, which other employees complain wafts up and into their offices on the second floor through the ventilation system and when they open their windows. Employees in the county attorney’s office and others who
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Oct 21, 2014 09:51
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