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Global evidence on the effect of point-of-sale display bans on smoking prevalence

Results Having a POS display ban reduced overall adult daily smoking, male smoking and female smoking by about 7%, 6% and 9%, respectively. Conclusions Having a POS display ban is likely to reduce smoking prevalence and generate public health benefits.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 14, 2018 15:43
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[Saudi Arabia] New Sound at Saudi Soccer Game: Women Cheering From the Stands

Although tickets were only 20 riyals ($5.33), the family section for Friday’s match was less than half full. A photo shared on social media showed signs designating a smoking area for “ladies.”
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2018 22:06
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QuickStats: Percentage* of Adults Aged ≥18 Years Who Currently Use E-Cigarettes,† by Sex and Age Group — National Health Interview Survey,§ 2016

in 2016, 3.8% of men and 2.6% of women aged ≥18 years currently used e-cigarettes. Among men, current e-cigarette use decreased with advancing age, from 7.1% among men aged 18–24 years to 4.8% among men aged 25–49 years, 2.6% among men 50–64 years, and 1
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 11, 2018 19:29
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[North Carolina] Pregnant Women in NC Exposed to Less Secondhand Nicotine After ‘Smoking Ban’

A new study from Duke Health has found pregnant women experienced less secondhand smoke exposure since the 2009 passage of the ‘smoking ban’ in North Carolina, which outlawed smoking inside public places such as bars and restaurants. The research was publ
Newswise
added Jan 11, 2018 03:28
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[Israel, Mid-east] ASFOURJAN: Where Can Women Make Movies? The Middle East

Hailed as a fresh, frank look at the lives of young Palestinian women, Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut film, “In Between,” follows three female roommates who share an apartment in Tel Aviv. There, they participate... dancing, drinking, smoking, taking drugs.
New York Times
added Jan 10, 2018 22:58
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[Israel, Mid-east] ASFOURJAN: Where Can Women Make Movies? The Middle East

Hailed as a fresh, frank look at the lives of young Palestinian women, Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut film, “In Between,” follows three female roommates who share an apartment in Tel Aviv. There, they participate, to varying degrees, in the debauchery on offer
New York Times
added Jan 10, 2018 22:58
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Girl Scouts fight to change a smoking law in Aurora

"We are working on our Silver Award project and, tonight, we would like to propose some future ordinance for not smoking in a car with a minor present," said Amelia Malchow, from Girl Scout Troop #60789 during a Sept. 25 Aurora City Council meeting.
KUSA-TV Channel 9 (Denver, CO)
added Jan 9, 2018 22:02
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HOLY SMOKE Shocking figures reveal one in FOUR women are smoking while pregnant in parts of UK

Worrying NHS figures show more than a quarter of pregnant women in Blackpool were smoking at the time of giving birth between July and September last year
The Sun (uk)
added Jan 9, 2018 12:50
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Air pollution around conception tied to birth defects

Women who breathe polluted air during the month right before or after they get pregnant may be more likely to have babies with birth defects, a U.S. recent study suggests.
Reuters
added Jan 4, 2018 07:31
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[UK] More smoking mums-to-be in Cambridgeshire

More than one in 10 women in Cambridgeshire are ignoring health warnings by smoking during pregancy, according to NHS figures. There were 2,553 pregnancies in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS commissioning area in the second quarter of 2017, and
Cambridge Independent (uk)
added Jan 3, 2018 13:21
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