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[Canada] Board of health to consider extending smoking ban to more outdoor areas

The Toronto board of health is set to consider a recommendation to tighten the city's smoking by-law by restricting people from lighting up in more outdoor areas, including on all restaurant and bar patios, on and around sports fields, on hospital ground
Citytv / CHUM Television (ca)
added Oct 17, 2012 01:58

[Nebraska] Big John's letting customers smoke despite statewide ban

The Douglas County Health Department conducted a compliance check Friday at Big John's after receiving complaints that the longtime establishment had been openly flouting the statewide ban on smoking in workplaces, restaurants and bars. “We're making a
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 13, 2012 17:05

Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan: Josh Hamilton should've waited to quit chewing tobacco

Richard Durrett and Buster Olney discuss Nolan Ryan criticizing Josh Hamilton for giving up smokeless tobacco during the season and his future in Texas.
added Oct 12, 2012 02:13

[Pennsylvania] Prospect Park bans smoking at borough parks

In a special ceremony, Prospect Park officials formally received the brand-new "Young Lungs at Play" signs that they'll install in borough parks, designating those sites as tobacco-free areas.
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Oct 11, 2012 07:46

[Texas] Nolan Ryan: Josh Hamilton was wrong to quit tobacco

Team president Nolan Ryan disputes that Josh Hamilton quit on the Texas Rangers but wished he had waited to quit on other things. "His timing on quitting smokeless tobacco couldn't have been worse,"
USA Today
added Oct 10, 2012 16:53

[Minnesota] Fairfax Goes Tobacco Free

The city will no longer allow the use of any tobacco products on city-owned park land, recreational facilities, city facilities and open space . . . The policy also does not apply to chewing tobacco at the Memorial Park baseball facilities
KNUJ (New Ulm, MN)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:15

[Illinois, Wisconsin] Badgers football: Illini coach Tim Beckman apparently used tobacco during game

Illinois football coach Tim Beckman apologized for using chewing tobacco during Saturday's game at the University of Wisconsin, a minor NCAA violation. "That’s a bad habit of mine. I apologize for that," Beckman said. "I guess it’s the stress. But there
Wisconsin State Journal
added Oct 7, 2012 17:30

[Wisconsin] Illinois coach caught using chewing tobacco

Illinois will report a secondary violation to the NCAA and the Big Ten after its coach, Tim Beckman, was caught Saturday afternoon by ESPN cameras using smokeless tobacco on the sidelines during the Illini's game against Wisconsin.
USA Today
added Oct 7, 2012 13:25

[Russia] Putin: quit smoking and drinking, watch the World Cup

The World Cup would promote healthy living in Russia by inspiring more young people to play sport, Putin told Russian television on Saturday. “Once infected by sport they will give up alcohol and tobacco,” he said.
Financial Times blogs
added Oct 1, 2012 16:05

The Effect of Smoking on Ligament and Cartilage Surgery in the Knee

The current literature reveals a negative influence of smoking on the results of knee ligament surgery, both from a basic science and clinical perspective, implying that smoking cessation would benefit patients undergoing these procedures. The associatio
American Journal of Sports Medicine
added Sep 26, 2012 15:10
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