Smoking Bans Reduce Hospitalizations

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Smoking Bans Reduce Hospitalizations
Tue, 10-30-2012 - 12:16pm

Smoking bans may be working towards better overall health. According to this recent article in Health Day News, "Bans on smoking in public areas and workplaces have significantly reduced hospitalizations for heart attacks, strokes and asthma around the world, a new study finds.Researchers found that "smoke-free laws" in 33 locales led to a 15 percent reduction in hospitalizations for heart attack and a 16 percent reduction in hospitalizations for strokes." more

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