Second Hand Smoke

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Second Hand Smoke

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Exposures to second-hand smoke lower than believed, ORNL study finds (Oak Ridge National Laboratory, February 2, 2000)

Myth: Secondhand Smoke Is a Killer (ABC News)
Scientific Evidence Shows Secondhand Smoke Is No Danger (The Heartland Institute)

Peer-Reviewed Papers:

Occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke: results of two personal exposure studies
(Environmental Health Perspective, Volume 107, Supplement 2, pp. 341–348, May 1999)
- Roger A. Jenkins, Richard W. Counts

Determination of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in restaurant and tavern workers in one US city
(Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiolog, Volume 10, Number 1, pp. 36-49, January 2000)
- Michael P. Maskarinec, Roger A. Jenkins, Richard W. Ccounts, Amy B. Dindal

Environmental tobacco smoke in the nonsmoking section of a restaurant: a case study
(Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, Volume 34, Number 3, pp. 213-220, December 2001)
- Roger A. Jenkins, Derrick Finn, Bruce A. Tomkins, Michael P. Maskarinec

Environmental tobacco smoke and tobacco related mortality in a prospective study of Californians, 1960-98 (PDF)
(British Medical Journal, Volume 326, Number 7398, pp. 1057-1061, May, 2003)
- James E. Enstrom, Geoffrey C. Kabat
The results do not support a causal relation between environmental tobacco smoke and tobacco related mortality, [...] The association between exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and coronary heart disease and lung cancer may be considerably weaker than generally believed.

Private Property Rights:
Smoking and Property Rights (Ninos P. Malek, Ph.D. Economics)
Smoking and Property Rights (William L. Anderson, Ph.D. Professor of Economics)
Where There's Smoke, You Don't Have to Be (Ninos P. Malek, Ph.D. Economics)

UWM study links drunk driving with smoking bans in bars (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)