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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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[Greece] Electronic Cigarettes, Use Not Associated with Frequent Alcohol Consumption in Teens

The authors found that within their cohort, 36.9% of students reported lifetime smoking of conventional cigarettes, while a smaller fraction, just 16.6% reported lifetime use of e-cigarettes. Of those students that had tried e-cigarettes, the behavior ap
Sciencescape
added Aug 7, 2015 10:34
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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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[UK] E-cigarette makers push for alcohol link in advertising

Makers of electronic cigarettes have welcomed a consultation on the rules governing how their products should be advertised in the UK, but said they would fight plans to ban e-cigs being linked with alcohol. The Committee for Advertising Practice (CAP)
The Grocer (uk)
added Mar 15, 2014 14:45
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Blood pressure, smoking and alcohol: the health risks with the biggest burden

Global analysis finds that risk factors for chronic diseases have become bigger causes of disease than child hunger.
Imperial College London (uk)
added Dec 17, 2012 06:44
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[Canada] Drinking and tobacco age not on the table in marijuana talks: province

The NDP government says raising Alberta's legal age of 18 for drinking alcohol and smoking tobacco isn't being looked at as it develops its policies around legal marijuana. Alberta Health Services, in its written submission to the government's consultat
Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:57
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[Portugal] Alcohol, tobacco and drug consumption rise over last five years

Tobacco consumption shows a slight rise in lifetime prevalence, which, according to the report, "is mainly due to increased consumption among women."
Portugal News (pt)
added Sep 20, 2017 14:11
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