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[Asia, India] Warning: Passive smoking has this serious hidden health risk!

harmful to children and babies as well and can exacerbate the onset of sudden unexplained death in infants (SUDI), bronchitis, pneumonia, and asthma.
Zee News (in)
added Oct 11, 2017 04:06
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[Pennsylvania] Even third-hand smoke poses health risks

There is no medical research about the cancer-causing effects of tobacco odors, but the medical research shows that the particles that make up second-hand tobacco smoke and thirdhand residuals can attach itself to hair, clothing and other surfaces. Any am
Philadelphia (PA) Tribune
added Oct 10, 2017 20:34
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[Oregon] Free Retailer Training with Compliance of Enforcement of Tobacco 21

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Health agencies in Benton County are offering a free retailer training class this month to make sure they are in compliance with the law. Those attending the training class will also learn about checking and identifying fake ID cards.
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:30
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Parkville board raises age to purchase tobacco in the city

At the Tuesday, Oct. 3 regular meeting, the Parkville Board of Aldermen unanimously passed the final reading of the new ordinance, which regulates the sale of tobacco products, but not the possession of those products. The first reading was approved at t
Platte County (MO) Citizen
added Oct 10, 2017 20:17
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[New York] VIDEO: Could a new smoking ban be coming to WNY?

Democratic Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke has his way, Erie County could be next. "We wouldn't allow children to smoke before the age of 18. I don't know how we would allow them to inhale second hand smoke." Burke has proposed a new local law th
WKBW-TV Channel 7 (Buffalo, NY)
added Oct 10, 2017 00:35
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[Asia, India] Ban tobacco products outside schools: PIL in Delhi High Court

The plea said the "sale of tobacco products within a 100 -yard radius of educational institutions is prohibited under COTPA. However, the norms linked to this Act are being openly flouted by vendors."
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Oct 9, 2017 18:26
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[Ireland, UK-Northern Ireland] Raising legal age to 21 ‘would deter teenage smokers’

Increasing the legal smoking age from 16 to 18 had a “significant positive impact” on reducing smoking among young teenagers in Ireland, according to a study conducted by the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 10, 2017 14:51
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[North Carolina] Editorial: Time to clear the park air

In a smoke-free park, people would be encouraged to be active and outdoors without cigarettes. Children, asthma sufferers and others with health concerns would be protected from secondhand smoke. Park leaders have wisely been scaling back the areas where
Salisbury (NC) Post
added Oct 8, 2017 16:33
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STOOKSBERRY: Denver Is Hiring Teen Cigarette Narcs

But if the goal is to reduce sales to minors, why is the department looking to entrap more vendors?...It seems these compliance checks have more to do with revenue seeking and less to do with smoking cessation.
Reason Magazine
added Oct 8, 2017 16:01
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Associations between Early Onset of E-Cigarette Use and Cigarette Smoking and Other Substance Use among U.S. Adolescents: A National Study

Early onset of e-cigarette use was significantly associated with increased odds of cigarette smoking and other substance use behaviors. E-cigarette use is often preceded by alcohol use, cigarette smoking, and marijuana use, suggesting that more long-term
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 9, 2017 10:46
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