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[Australia] Smoking makes it harder to quit drinking

Contrary to popular opinion, smoking does not make it easier to quit alcohol, and may in fact make the withdrawal process worse. A study, published today in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, suggests that smoking during alcohol withdrawal
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Dec 2, 2014 08:14
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California Retailers Push Alcopops, Tobacco and Sugary Beverages

Alcohol Justice commended the California Department of Public Health today for their valuable new study on the availability of healthy vs. unhealthy products – including alcopops – in retail stores throughout the state. At the same time the nonprofit rene
PR Newswire
added Mar 6, 2014 17:49
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[India] 74 Percent Of Kerala Children Smoke Tobacco: Study

A total of 119 children in Kerala aged between five and 18 were included as part of the study to examine the pattern, profile and correlates of substance use. In all, the study reached out to 4,024 children across 27 states and two union territories and
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Feb 28, 2014 19:37
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[Turkey] FINKEL: Mixing Gin and Politics

Turkish restaurants used to resemble ashtrays. Now people go outside to smoke. As in so many other countries, cigarette advertising is banned, packets carry ominous warnings, and tobacco itself is heavily taxed. The result is that fewer people smoke than
New York Times Blogs
added May 29, 2013 11:35
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Alcohol drinking, tobacco smoke linked to pancreatic cancer

A new study released in American Journal of Gastroenterology suggests that drinking alcohol and tobacco use both can drastically increase risk of early-onset pancreatic cancer.
foodconsumer.org
added Nov 12, 2012 15:30
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Sharp drop in Australian teenagers’ use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco

Study’s authors attribute the fall to stricter parental attitudes and law reforms that have reduced availability of substances...between 1999 and 2015...Tobacco use dropped from 45% to 10% over the same period – the steepest decline of all substances
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 12, 2018 14:00
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Alcohol-flavoured tobacco products

Brands by major tobacco companies (eg, Philip Morris, Imperial Tobacco) were well represented among alcohol-flavoured cigars & cigarillos with five companies offering a total of 17 brands. Conclusions The widespread availability of alcohol-flavoured toba
Tobacco Control
added Sep 22, 2017 12:24
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[Oklahoma] Wayne Greene: Cigarettes or booze? We know which is the greater menace

When abused, alcohol is dangerous, but it is not a bigger threat to our health than tobacco...CDC statistics are clear and undebatable: Tobacco is the leading cause of preventable death... I hope whatever package Fallin devises to deal with the state’s
Tulsa (OK) World
added Sep 9, 2017 15:17
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Bhutan tops tobacco and marijuana users in South East Asia

Bhutan has the highest number of (24.6 percent) smokers in the region, a report on mental health status of adolescents in South-East Asia states. Despite complete ban on tobacco sales, tobacco use remains high among 13 to 17 year-old which constitutes 9
Kuensel Online (bt)
added Jul 5, 2017 04:45
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[Czech Republic] Beer-loving Czechs stub out cigarettes as pubs go smoke-free

Pubs in the Czech capital Prague filled up on Tuesday night and some held special events as smokers lit up for the last time before a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants took effect. The ban, which started at midnight, gives the beer-loving nation so
Reuters
added May 31, 2017 17:53
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