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[Florida] Vaping Ban Proposal Gets Unanimous Support

A ban on vaping in workplaces is one step closer to appearing on the 2018 ballot after a panel of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission unanimously approved the proposal...said people are being adversely affected by public vaping because a ban on
CBS Local CBS4/TV33
added Dec 1, 2017 15:41
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[UK] GWH ask for thoughts on smoking

Patients, their families and the wider public have been asked for their feelings about smoking at the Great Western Hospital. They have been tasked with completing in an online survey. The quiz, which asks people about the placement of smoking areas at
This is Wiltshire (uk)
added Nov 30, 2017 15:10
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[Kentucky] UK study: Smoke-free laws decrease lung cancer cases

Dr. Ellen Hahn and a team of researchers began a study back in 2004 when Lexington went smoke-free. The study found indoor air pollution in restaurants, bars and other entertainment venues dropped 91% after Lexington's smoke-free law went into effect. Sh
WKYT-TV CBS 27 (Lexington, KY)
added Nov 30, 2017 04:40
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[Alabama] Proposed bill would ban smoking in vehicles with minor passengers

A Birmingham lawmaker wants to ban smoking in vehicles with minors inside. Despite anti-smoking campaigns, a lot of people still smoke. And a lot of drivers like to smoke inside of their cars. Birmingham Representative Rolanda Hollis, who is sensitive
FOX6 WBRC-TV (Birmingham, AL)
added Nov 30, 2017 04:39
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[Pennsylvania] Port Allegany library joins tobacco-free movement

On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health welcomed S. W. Smith Memorial Library in Port Allegany to the growing list of McKean County community partners who have joined Young Lungs at Play!, an initiative to make outdoor areas, such as public pa
Bradford (PA) Era
added Nov 30, 2017 04:35
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[Florida] Proposed vaping ban gets unanimous backing

A ban on vaping in workplaces is one step closer to appearing on the 2018 ballot after a panel of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission unanimously approved the proposal on Tuesday. Former state Sen. Lisa Carlton, a member of the commission, said
Gainesville (FL) Sun
added Nov 29, 2017 17:11
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[Canada] LETTER: Kudos to Stratford for smoking bylaw

Recently, the Town of Stratford announced plans to launch a public consultation about going smoke free in all public spaces by May 2018. At the Canadian Cancer Society, we advocate that there is no safe level of exposure to second-hand smoke – even outd
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Nov 29, 2017 17:10
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[Indiana] Smoking ordinance tabled

Due to the absence of Councilmen John Reinhart and Dave Earley from Monday night’s city council meeting, the issue was tabled until the Dec. 11 meeting.
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Nov 29, 2017 15:21
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[New Jersey] Students, faculty consider a smoke-free campus policy

Students and faculty were invited to attend a forum on Nov. 14 to discuss Rider potentially adopting a smoke-free campus policy that many colleges and universities nationwide have recently implemented. Sponsored by the Center for Wellness and Health Stu
Rider News
added Nov 29, 2017 15:18
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[Kentucky] Lung cancer incidence and the strength of municipal smoke-free ordinances

Comprehensive smoke-free laws were associated with fewer new cases of lung cancer, whereas weak or moderate smoke-free laws did not confer the same benefit. One hundred percent smoke-free laws, covering all workers and the public with few or no exception
Wiley Online Library
added Nov 30, 2017 15:06
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