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Smoking Banned In Southeast Asian Games Venues

...has banned smoking within a 50 meter radius of the venues of the 23rd Southeast Asian games.// Health Secre... 27 medical response teams would bedeployed in all venues to enforce the ban at the biennial meet beginningSunday. Duque said the ban is part of the governme...

Soccer club visit to turkey, cancelled

...ed to do their winter training, had selected other venues due to the bird flu scare. Poli Timisoara, Rapid Bucharest, FC Vaslui and Dinamo Bucharest are the four soccer clubs who now plan to travel to Cyprus, Italy and Spain. But Gloria Bistrita, the first division club despite the bird flu scares plans...

Kellogg Warned Against Its Marketing Strategies

...to stop the companies from marketing junk foods in venues where 15 percent or more of the audience is under age 8, and to stop promoting junk foods through Web sites, toy giveaways, contests and other techniques aimed at that age group.According to the Center's Executive director, Michael Jacobson the indus...

Smoking Ban To Be Soon Implemented In South East Asian Bars

...king about imposing a smoking ban in entertainment venues and bars. In Malaysia and Thailand, smoking bans...nts, government offices, airports and other public venues like shopping malls. 'Actually the government wanted to sign the law last December,' said Prakit V...

Race For Life

.... The mammoth event was organized at about 25 venues across the UK, including Stormont estate. Before the race started 15,000 runners nationwide warmed-up with stretching exercises in an attempt to set a Guinness world record for the 'largest simultaneous stretch'. Rachel Roxburgh, head of Race for...

Alcohol Drinkers Prone to Physical Injuries

...nything, but that's not necessarily true." Some venues have banned serving some drinks such as rum because of a perception that it makes drinkers aggressive. "My findings suggest that it's not a property of the beverage that increases aggression and risk of injury, it's more a personality characterist...

Internet – Boon or Bane

...to use other sites, including chat rooms, shopping venues and special-interest Web sites," he said. "Our survey did not track what specific Internet venues were the most frequented by respondents, but other studies, and our clinical experience, indicate th...

Teens Unaware of the Link Between Smoking and Blindness

...bbers aged between 16 and 18, collected at four UK venues in Bournemouth, Winchester, Manchester and Southampton. One in five of the young women were daily smokers (21%), compared with around one in seven (15%) of the young men. The teens were asked if they knew about the link between smoking and certai...

Blindness from Smoking Terrifies Teens

...bbers aged between 16 and 18, collected at four UK venues in Bournemouth, Winchester, Manchester and Southampton. One in five of the young women were daily smokers (21%), compared with around one in seven (15%) of the young men. The teens were asked if they knew about the link between smoking and certai...

Northwest China Region Reports Six New Cases of HIV Daily

...the use of condoms in all hotels and entertainment venues and also plan to set up more methadone treatment clinics and consulting offices in public hospitals this year, it is stated. According to China's Ministry of Health, the number of officially reported HIV/AIDS cases grew to 183,733 nationwide at the...

New York Health Department Distributes Five Million Condoms in a Month

...oms and packets of lubricants to organizations and venues in the city to help curb the spread of HIV. The he...l salons, nightclubs and prisons. Organizations or venues can request an unlimited supply of condoms at no cost through an online ordering system set up by th...

Make-or-break Exams Stress China Youth

.... Countless students are renting rooms near test venues or following strict diets believed to increase ale...measures including high-tech video systems at exam venues in more than 15 provinces and regions, according to the Ministry of Education. Like millions of ot...

Drugs Lure Hong Kong Youth Across China Border

...ude to drugs it also offers bigger and more modern venues and an under-age entrance policy that is virtually non-existent. Although this Shenzhen club has a heavy presence of bouncers and security guards, in uniform and plain clothes, Ah Yan said they are the ones who supply her and her friends their favo...

Iceland Introduces Smoking Ban in Bars and Restaurants

...urants will be lending blankets to customers. Most venues have increased their staff of doormen and bouncers...ting queues and number of people outside nighttime venues will cause noise and possibly violence in the city streets,' Gislason said. Some 24 percent of Icela...

China Bans Smoking at Olympics

...e-free zone . "It will be applied in all Olympic venues and restaurants," The Telegraph quoted Zhang Jianshu, a city spokesman, as saying. A sign of the passions the issue can raise has already been seen at the stadiums for next year's games. Earlier this month, an attempt by security guards to stop ...

Live Earth Will Make the World More Aware of the Crisis Facing the Earth, Hopes Al Gore

...t on ferrying musicians and their equipment to the venues by plane and lorry. Wall said: 'We are trying to minimise the carbon as much as possible. Most artists are coming from nearby areas. Madonna, for example, lives in London and will be performing at Wembley.' He added: 'There are 3,000 concerts a ye...

90% Young Clubbers Have Symptoms of Hearing Damage After a Night Out

...noise exposure level for audiences attending music venues and events, and educate young people about noise as a public health risk. He also suggested that simple measures like five-minute rest per hour of listening, standing away from loud speakers, regular breaks from the dance floor, use of earplugs et...

Fast Food Chains Face Ban from Malaysian Children's Television

...opular choice for a quick lunch and often serve as venues for children's parties and weekend family dinners. Many weekend children's programmes on terrestrial television networks are sponsored by fast-food giants....

China Launches Food Safety Checks in Run-up to Olympics

...eld next month to test facilities and logistics at venues being used for next year's Games. The Beijing Municipal Food Safety Office will share the system with all of the other Olympic host cities, including Tianjin and Shanghai, Xinhua said. The move comes amid rising international concern about the qu...

Vegas Couples Hope Sevens Will Be Lucky Wedding Day

...orate marketing campaigns to lure couples to their venues on this historic day. The Little Chapel of the Flowers hosted around 115 weddings Saturday -- more than twice the usual number -- with the final wedding scheduled for 11:59 pm. "We turned down approximately 100 more weddings because we want to do...

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