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[Florida] HUMMEL: Lawmakers should allow smoke-free community parks and playgrounds

Have you ever noticed an adult smoking at a playground or youth athletic field, and wondered why this is still allowed in Florida, given everything we know about the dangers of tobacco? Believe it or not, the answer lies in the Florida Clean Indoor Air
Tallahassee (FL) Democrat
added Feb 5, 2018 22:18
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[Minnesota] HUMPHREY III: Big tobacco is finally forced to tell the truth

as a veteran of the tobacco trials of the 1990s, I know how hard they can fight...Health advocates including the Association for Nonsmokers Minnesota, ClearWay... have launched their own campaign to “correct the corrective statements.” The health coaliti
MinnPost.com
added Feb 5, 2018 19:31
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[UK] Bexleyheath town centre could become the first London Borough to implement smokefree zone

The council say the proposal is to "protect young people from the influence of visible smoking and second-hand smoke". A Bexley Council statement read: "The proposed voluntary zone would initially run as a pilot for six months and cover the main pedest
News Shopper (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 17:02
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[UK] Local sports clubs pledge to go smoke-free

The clubs signed up to the Smokefree Sports Scheme at an event held at the Crown Oil Arena on Thursday 1 February. They will now enforce a no smoking policy at their junior training sessions and matches to de-normalise smoking around children and young
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 17:01
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[Mississippi] VIDEO: Smoking ban dies in committee again

So he tried again this year with House Bill 132, but it also died in committee. “Sometimes, people forget the oath that they took to come down here and improve Mississippi, to make Mississippi a better place,” added Hinds. Sandra Shelson is the Execut
WLBT NBC3 (Jackson, MS)
added Feb 5, 2018 16:47
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WHO targets Samoan children with anti-smoking move

The World Health Organisation says a tobacco control team in Samoa is making the protection of children a priority over the next five years. The WHO's team coordinator for non communicable diseases says Samoa has been chosen as one of several countries
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Feb 4, 2018 19:01
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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: No smoking with kids on board

House of Representatives passed a bill last week that will ban smoking in vehicles with anyone under 19 years old on board... Not smoking in a vehicle occupied by children is just another habit that needs to change, similar to learning not to text while d
Cullman (AL) Times
added Feb 4, 2018 17:26
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RILEY: E-cigarettes are far from harmless

E-cigarettes placed on the market after 2007 have to go through FDA safety checks to enter or stay on the market. Better yet don’t smoke or vape at all.
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:24
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[Pakistan] More Awareness Needed On Tobacco Usage Among Youngsters: Experts

Medical experts on Sunday have expressed serious concern over growing trend of tobacco use among youths, calling for strict implementation of laws relating to sale of cigarettes, Gutka and chaliya. Cancer Specialist Prof Mohammad Zubair Khan, in an inter
Urdu Point (pk)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:10
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[Missouri] Joplin asked to adopt stricter smoking regulations

Eight years after a resident-driven effort failed to persuade Joplin officials to ban smoking in businesses and other public places, another organization has rekindled the cause. Vision Joplin 2022 is aiming to implement two measures: One would raise th
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Feb 4, 2018 17:02
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