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[UK] Tobacco commissioning support 2019 to 2020: principles and indicators

The new plan sets out the ambition for a further reduction in smoking rates, down to 12% by the end of 2022, as the first step toward a generation of non-smokers, which will be achieved when smoking prevalence is at 5% or below. The plan prioritises red
GOV.UK
added Oct 21, 2018 19:17
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Cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke exposure before and after a tobacco-free Olympic policy period: Qingdao, China

Smoking prevalence among men and secondhand smoke exposure among women significantly decreased in Qingdao, China after the tobacco-free Olympics public policy period. Since only the proportion of lighter smokers decreased, this may help explain why urban
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2018 18:48
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Pot at a pub? Colorado agencies tell Denver they’re not budging on indoor marijuana smoking

Legislature or courts left to decide what “open and public” smoking is
Denver (CO) Post
added Oct 20, 2018 18:47
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[Massachusetts] Vaping Is Not Your Friend

That is why I am calling upon the administration of the University of Massachusetts Boston to enforce the no smoking or vaping policies that are in place. Vaping has no place at UMass Boston. This childish fad is disturbing to the minds of those who see i
The Mass Media (University of Massachusetts)
added Oct 20, 2018 14:45
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[Massachusetts] Smoking in downtown Northampton could cost you

Lighting up in Northampton could lead to a ticket if the Board of Health imposes a smoking ban in the city's downtown business districts. At Thursday night's public forum, some residents said the city needs to find a way to curb smoking. City Councilo
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Oct 19, 2018 17:58
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[Massachusetts] Proposal to ban smoking in business districts gets airing

The Board of Health held a forum to get input on its proposal to ban smoking in most areas of downtown Northampton and Florence Thursday. And although most of the handful of commentators who addressed the board enthusiastically supported the floated chang
Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Oct 19, 2018 17:52
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[Canada] Ontario to allow marketing of vaping products

Ontario government passed regulations as part of Bill 36 enabling promotion of vaping products in retail stores. Ontario is the first province to pass e-cigarette legislation that allows companies to directly market vaping products to the public, after
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Oct 19, 2018 17:35
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[UK] Wakefield's Pinderfields Hospital smokers shamed via loudspeaker

Staff, visitors and patients can activate the pre-recorded messages, which are then played through a speaker outside Pinderfields Hospital. "Hi, I'm Georgia, would you mind not smoking outside? Someone's mummy or daddy could be having their treatment to
BBC Online
added Oct 19, 2018 17:19
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[Massachusetts] Downtown smoking ban topic of Northampton public forum

A proposal by the Board of Health to ban smoking in downtown Northampton and Florence drew strong support from residents who attended a public forum Thursday night. "I'm completely for it," said James Winston, an attorney with offices on Main Street. "If
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Oct 19, 2018 11:58
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[District of Columbia] DC Rider’s Answer Line: Can Metro do anything about people smoking at bus stops?

Rider Jayant Kumar Vodela is upset about people smoking... If you see somebody smoking in these areas, you don’t have to call 911. You can text transit police at MyMTPD (696873) or call 202-962-2121.
Washington Post
added Oct 19, 2018 11:52
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