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Association between tobacco and alcohol use among young adult bar patrons: a cross-sectional study in three cities (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

While smoke-free bar policies were negatively associated with regular smoking, these policies alone may not be enough to influence the association between smoking and drinking, particularly if tobacco marketing continues in these venues, or in the absence
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 24, 2014 18:16

Anti-Smoking Policies May Also Curtail Drinking

Cigarette tax hikes and smoke-free policies have not only cut tobacco use in the United States, they may have led to a noticeable drop in alcohol consumption, according to a new study. Consumption of beer and hard liquor -- but not wine -- declined in s
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 24, 2014 11:01

Higher cigarette taxes and stronger smoke-free policies may reduce alcohol consumption

A new study has found that increases in state cigarette prices and restrictions on indoor smoking can lead to decreases in state per capita consumption of beer and spirits, but not wine.
added Sep 23, 2014 19:18

[Turkey] Hitting a high the Ottoman way with tobacco

The nargile (known as the water pipe, hookah, hubbly bubbly, shisha and by other names) is said to have originated in the Persian Empire and then came to the Ottomans during the reign of Yavuz Sultan Selim (r. 1512-1520). The Persians are supposed to hav
Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:36

Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds

the new study also found that alcohol use, binge drinking and the use of tobacco products among young people between the ages of 12 and 17 also dropped between 2002 and 2013. The annual survey of 70,000 people aged 12 and older across the United States r
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 17, 2014 17:39

[South Africa] Altria Group Could Receive A Multi-Billion Dollar Payoff As SABMiller Plc Is In Play Once Again

Altria's stake in SABMiller is worth around 30% or Altria's market cap. SABMiller is once again in play and the company could be taken over. Altria will benefit no matter what course of action SAB takes.
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Sep 16, 2014 00:09

JENSEN: Chain not selling tobacco products is hypocritical

if you stack up the health care costs that we all pay, the damage from obesity or alcohol-related issues will outdistance the smoking-related issues any day... I would strongly suspect that tobacco sales were an insignificant portion of the company's busi
Sikeston (MO) Standard Democrat
added Sep 6, 2014 10:52

[Asia, India] Delhi High Court seeks information on surrogate ads for liquor, tobacco products

sought additional information in support of a PIL seeking reliefs including a direction to the Centre for framing "stringent" guidelines to ban surrogate commercials to promote liquor and various tobacco brands in print and electronic media.
DNA India (in)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:17

Statistical analysis finds correlation between high BMI, cigarette smoking in teens

A study examining whether overweight or obese teens are at higher risk for substance abuse finds both good and bad news: weight status has no correlation with alcohol or marijuana use but is linked to regular cigarette smoking.
added Aug 29, 2014 14:06


Vapshot introduces the alcohol directly into the blood stream through the lungs, which is very efficient.
added Aug 29, 2014 13:03
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