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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…

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Mesquite – Live, Work, Play

This print advertisement from Mesquite, Nevada, features quote from a non-smoking couple who enjoy gambling, but find that secondhand smoke prevents them from staying in casinos as long as they…

Bold is Beautiful

Bold is Beautiful

This print advertisement outlines the benefits of smokefree casinos for business, employees, and patrons.

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Nathan’s Story

As sovereign nations, tribal governments are not required to follow state law, but given the significant negative health effects of smoking, and the disproportionate morbidity and mortality among Native Americans…

U.S. Smokefree Casinos and Gambling Facilities

List of U.S. Smokefree Casinos and Gambling Facilities

Take a look at our list of U.S. Smokefree Casinos and Gambling Facilities. There are at least 500 state-regulated gambling facilities that are required to be 100% smokefree indoors. Of…

Jay’s Story

Jay has been frequenting casinos for 25 years and remembers what it was like when Colorado’s casinos were smoke-filled. Because Colorado’s state-regulated casinos are smokefree now, he has seen the…

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Step Out Of The Old And Into the Bold

This print advertisement outlines the health, economic, and corporate social responsibility benefits of casinos going smokefree.

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Backgrounder on Smokefree Casinos

Casinos and other gaming venues are expanding at a rapid rate across the U.S. and are one of the leading employers, providing over one million jobs in commercial and tribal…

Secondhand Smoke and Gaming Facilities

This Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights fact sheet provides information on the health hazards of secondhand smoke exposure; information on ventilation claims; patron support for smokefree casinos; and more!