Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies 109,830 headlines found

2 Views

A randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce children’s exposure to secondhand smoke in the home [FREE FULL TEXT]

By reducing exposure to SHS in the homes of children who live with smokers unable or unwilling to quit, this intervention offers huge potential to reduce children’s’ tobacco-related harm.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 12, 2017 23:50
3 Views

[Kansas] Students, faculty discuss proposed campus ban on tobacco and vaping

Currently, K-State’s tobacco ban is still “in progress,” as President Richard Myers has not yet implemented such a ban after his administration said it would look into banning smoking on campus this upcoming school year. However, students have been encou
Kansas State Collegian
added Jul 12, 2017 19:17
10 Views

[Asia, Israel] 'The Chief of Staff wants a smoke-free army'

When the current contract expires at the end of the year, cigarettes will no longer be sold at Shekem (the IDF canteen chain). It is expected that soon afterward they will no longer be sold at training bases or any IDF base. During the discussion, the u
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:30
6 Views

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Uncertainty surrounds implementation of Duterte’s smoking ban

“we have yet to see if its implementation will be good”. Despite the positive health benefits of the ban, anti-smoking advocacy group Health Justice Philippines estimates about 240 Filipinos still die a day — or 87,600 a year — due to smoking-related dis
AsiaPacificReport.nz (nz)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:23
7 Views

[Missouri] Tobacco policy clears first reading

consideration of Bill No. 2017-033 which would amend Chapter 42 of the city code by prohibiting smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in public places. “I’m a big anti-smoking person,” Lance Christie said beginning the public comment period. “That
Nevada (MO) Herald & Mail
added Jul 12, 2017 09:16
2 Views

[Alaska] Anchorage Assembly resolution calls for regulations on allowing pot consumption in retail stores

urged state marijuana regulators to pass laws allowing tourists and locals to smoke or consume marijuana in retail shops, saying it's a problem that tourists and locals can buy commercial pot products but can't legally smoke it outside of private homes.
Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Jul 12, 2017 09:15
4 Views

[Texas] Alamo adopts an ordinance to prevent people from smoking inside workplaces

Alamo now becomes the 15th city in Hidalgo County to adopt a smoke ordinance. This would prevent people from smoking inside a workplace. If you’ve ever been in a workplace where you inhaled secondhand smoke, then you’ve smoked 36 cigarettes after an 8 hou
KFXV-LD channel 67 (McAllen, TX)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:14
1 View

[UK] Trader shuts down Hanley shisha lounge - after being prosecuted for allowing customers to smoke

Businessman Ivan Zobair shutdown his city centre shisha lounge - after being taken to court for allowing customers to smoke in the venue. The 35-year-old opened Sky Lounge, in Hanley, after seeing the success of similar operations in Manchester and Birm
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Jul 12, 2017 05:10
2 Views

[Kentucky] TLRMC asks Caneyville to go smoke-free

At the encouragement of Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center, the City of Caneyville has begun discussions about whether to join the rest of the county and become a smoke-free city.
Grayson County (KY) News-Gazette
added Jul 11, 2017 18:48
4 Views

[Asia-pacific] LETTER: Smoking in public leaves even non-smokers in Hong Kong facing serious health risks

The government has laws in place but there needs to be efficient enforcement. When it comes to use of controlled substances like tobacco, there has to be a healthy modicum of respect on the part of users towards the health of non-users, and this is simpl
South China Morning Post
added Jul 11, 2017 16:57
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines