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2014-07-14 12:26:47

Some parents may not recognize that there are also dangers of secondhand smoke outside of the home. Leading Brooklyn Pediatrician, Dr. Michael Gabriel, weighs in on the dangers for children. BOHEMIA, N.Y., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Top Brooklyn Pediatrician Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics comments on an article concerning the dangers of secondhand smoke, specifically to children. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/126313 According to the article...

Wildfires Found To Release A Previously Unidentified Type Of Soot
2014-07-08 06:37:19

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Globally, wildfires are responsible for creating veritable ecological wastelands across millions of hectares of land each year. As the effects of climate change have become ever more pronounced over the previous years, we have seen both the number and severity of wildfires increase drastically. As reported on redOrbit last year, the increasing number of wildfires has been sending both carbon monoxide and other toxins streaming into...

2014-05-16 12:28:02

Bill passage is a victory for children ST. PAUL, Minn., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Late last night, the Minnesota Legislature passed the Health and Human Services (HHS) Policy Omnibus Bill, which included a provision making Minnesota's foster homes smoke-free. "Smoke-free foster care means protecting Minnesota children from dangerous secondhand smoke," said Molly Moilanen, Director of Public Affairs at ClearWay Minnesota. "This bill becoming law will ensure healthier homes for...

2014-05-08 20:24:34

Change will protect thousands of vulnerable children ST. PAUL, Minn., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Minnesota Senate passed a Health and Human Services Policy omnibus bill that included a provision to make Minnesota's foster homes smoke-free. "This step is long overdue, and we thank lawmakers for showing they care about kids," said Molly Moilanen, Director of Public Affairs at ClearWay Minnesota. "The state is the legal guardian of these children, and it is only right we...

2014-05-01 23:06:26

Electronic cigarette “vapors” are made of small particles containing chemicals that may cause or worsen acute respiratory diseases, including asthma and bronchitis, among youth, according to a new study by RTI International. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Electronic cigarette “vapors” are made of small particles containing chemicals that may cause or worsen acute respiratory diseases, including asthma and bronchitis, among youth, according to a new study by RTI...

2014-04-30 23:01:32

DeepResearchReports.com offer “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Smoke Alarm (Or Smoke Detector) Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Air Cooled Condenser Industry” reports to its store. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Smoke Alarm (Or Smoke Detector) Industry is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Smoke Alarm industry in Global and China. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2014-04-17 23:03:53

NorthStar now offers the Encore Products "Firefighter" hardware that turns any existing smoke detector into a monitored smoke detector. Orem, UT (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Following the International Security Conference in Las Vegas this past week, NorthStar announced its newest, most innovative monitored smoke detection hardware available for purchase, the "Firefighter" by Encore Products. NorthStar expects the Firefighter to be a popular monitored option since it is...

2014-03-31 08:27:00

NEW YORK, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World-renowned Grammy winning rapper, 50 Cent, announced today that "Smoke" feat. Trey Songz will be the next song released off his upcoming studio album, Animal Ambition. "Smoke" feat. Trey Songz and produced by Dr. Dre will exclusively premiere today at 9am ET on The Breakfast Club Power 105. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140331/NY93749 "Smoke" will be available for purchase exclusively on iTunes on April 1st, and the accompanying...

2014-03-28 16:22:01

STAMFORD, Conn. and TAMPA, Fla., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand new baseball season and Centerplate, the hospitality partner to the Tampa Bay Rays, unveiled new menus to open 2014 at a newly-renovated Tropicana Field. On opening day, fans will find a mix of baseball food classics and new menu items showcasing Southern culture and the new facility upgrades, including re-designed concepts for "The Porch in Center Field," an open deck overlooking center field in the former...

2014-03-17 16:29:07

Bill would keep children safe from the dangers of secondhand smoke ST. PAUL, Minn., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Senate Health, Human Services and Housing Committee heard testimony in support of Senate File (SF) 2125, a bill that would make foster care homes smoke-free. "Secondhand smoke is particularly dangerous for children, as their bodies are still developing," said bill author Senator Jeff Hayden (DFL-Minneapolis). "Many children in foster care have already been...


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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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