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Australia a smoke-free nation by 2025, next are sugary drinks

The rate of smoking will soon be nothing more than a statistical rounding error. But health campaigners are switching their attention to other targets.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:47
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Poll: tobacco, then alcohol, sugar, marijuana most harmful substances

When asked in a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll which of the four substances is most harmful, 49 percent of respondents chose tobacco, with alcohol next at 24 percent. Sugar received 15 percent and marijuana only 8 percent
UPI
added Mar 13, 2014 17:48
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Tobacco, alcohol tax hike to add 3.24 bln lira to Turkey's 2017 budget - minister

Tobacco, alcohol tax hike to add 3.24 bln lira to Turkey's 2017 budget - minister Dec 1 A Turkish tax hike on tobacco and alcohol will bring in an additional 3.24 billion lira ($936 million) in budget revenues in 2017, Finance Minister Naci Agbal said on
Reuters
added Dec 2, 2016 04:37
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[Massachusetts] Smokey Joe's Cigar Lounge, residents clash over smoking permit in downtown Springfield

located on the ground floor of the McIntosh Condominiums on Chestnut Street, has local and state permits to allow smoking by its members and guests, but the condominium association is opposed to renewal, saying they are harmed by second-hand smoke.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Aug 10, 2016 18:32
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[Texas] E-cigarettes 'ARE a gateway to smoking for young people - AND their use is linked to a greater risk of alcohol abuse'

A new study has shown that e-cigarette use among college students increases the likelihood they will become heavy drinkers. Furthermore, it found male college students are more likely to use the devices
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:54
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Europe has 'alarming' rates of smoking, drinking and obesity: WHO

In a report on health in its European Region, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that while many countries had reduced risk factors for premature death, rates of obesity, tobacco use and alcohol consumption "remain alarmingly high". "Europeans dri
Reuters
added Sep 22, 2015 21:15
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[Australia, Indonesia, UK-Scotland] Cigarette packs ‘could see whisky in trade war’

SCOTCH whisky could be dragged into a tit-for-tat trade war because of plans to ­introduce plain packaging for cigarettes in Scotland and the rest of the UK, MPs fear. The Indonesian government has proposed forcing Australian wine to be sold in plain pa
The Scotsman (uk)
added May 13, 2014 16:35
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Russia could be the "big prize" for wine sector claims tobacco chief

Speaking at the recent Wine Vision conference in London, Johnstone shared BAT’s experiences and lessons in tobacco retailing in Russia and Eastern Europe at Wine Vision and said there was much the wine and drinks industry could learn from its experienc
Harpers.co.uk (William Reed Business Media Ltd) (uk)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:44
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Yo-Ho-Ho and a Bottle of Sailor Jerry?

With the proceeds from the sale, Mr. Grasse says, “the first thing we did” was “to get out of the tobacco business,” referring to work the agency previously did for Camel cigarettes, which included ads that featured tattoos.
New York Times
added Jul 2, 2012 15:56
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40 Million Americans Addicted to Cigarettes, Alcohol or Drugs

About 16 percent of Americans aged 12 and older are hooked
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 1, 2012 08:34
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