Monthly Archives: July 2014

Exercises Help Depressed Smokers to Quit

A new study shows that depressed people have difficulties with quitting smoking. Scientists say that depressed people can hardly go through symptoms following quitting such as insomnia, cravings and anxiety. However, extra exercises may help smokers quit faster. Even simple walking can help here. The co-author of the stufy is Gregory Moullec, a postdoctoral researcher in the department of exercise … Continue reading Continue reading

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Smoking Ban on Oregon Beaches

The state of Oregon in the USA wants to prohibit smoking cigarettes on all its beaches which do occupy 362 miles along the Pacific coast. The proposal came from  the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department which already banned smoking at most other state park properties. Chris Havel, the representative of the department, told that people complain that early adopted smoking … Continue reading

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No Smoking in Bars in New Orleans

In New Orleans, Louisiana, was inaugurated Smoke-Free Week starting from this Monday and lasting till Friday. The Smoke-Free Week aims to increase awarness about negative effects of secondhand smoke exposure. Most exposed to tobacco smoke are bar workers. According to Healthier For All, who sponsors Smoke-Free Week, around hundred bars in  New Orleans became smoke-free in recent years. However, many … Continue reading

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Carnival and Norwegian to Ban Smoking on Balconies

In autumn Carnival Cruise Lines is going to prohibit smoking on cabin balconies. Smoking already is banned in all staterooms.  The idea to ban smoking came from numerous compains from passangers who do not want to breathe tobacco smoke. The line representatives told that the smoking ban on stateroom balconies is effective from October 9, 2014, and it comes in … Continue reading

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2014 Tour de France to be Smoke-Free

On July 5 in Leeds, England, starts Tour de France and the organizers call on visitors to protect, respect and enjoy the environment on the most important sporting event for cyclists. No smoking will be permitted. There are expected thousands of spectators to enjoy the event along the section of B6138 and the A58 next to Blackstone Edge Reservoir during … Continue reading

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