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New Medical Study: Ambulance Rates Plummet When Casinos Go Smokefree

       Cynthia Hallett, MPH, Executive Director cynthia.hallett@no-smoke.org, (510) 841-3045 (office) New Medical Study: Ambulance Rates Plummet When Casinos Go Smokefree Americans For Nonsmokers’ Rights: “This study once again…

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Changes in Ambulance Calls Following Implementation of a Smokefree Law and its Extension to Casinos

A health study published August 5, 2013 by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in the scientific journal Circulation, found a 20 percent reduction in ambulance calls…

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Smoke-Free Casinos Reduce Medical Emergencies

This blog entry from the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education described the findings from a study published on August 5, 2013 in Circulation, regarding ambulance calls to casinos…

NIOSH: Secondhand Smoke and Gaming Workplaces

Secondhand Smoke Causes Death and Disease in Casino Workers and Patrons A federal report from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) conducted indoor air quality assessments and…