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[UK] British women have shorter lifespans and the second worst life expectancy in Europe because of heavy smoking and hard drinking, experts say

Female life expectancy in the UK is three years less than in Spain and worse than in poorer countries such as Slovenia and recession-hit Greece, according to a report from Public Health England. Only Denmark has a worse record. Last night, experts warne
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2017 15:55
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[UK] Not smoking, maintaining a healthy weight and drinking in moderation could add up to 12 YEARS to your life

While women who follow a healthy lifestyle can expect to have an extra dozen years, men can extend their life by 11, a study found....Never smoking and not being obese gives you an extra four-to-five disability-free years, the study found.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 22, 2017 21:05
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Survey Finds Fewer Kentucky 10th Graders Using Drugs, But Rate Still Higher Than National Average

The Pennyroyal region...had the highest rate of 10th graders reporting drinking alcohol in the previous 30 days. These students also use e-cigarettes the most out of any other region in Kentucky. The 10th graders in this region also had the the second hig
WFPL 89.3 (Louisville, KY)
added Jul 12, 2017 03:14
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RODU: Drinking, bingeing and toking more popular than smoking among teens in 2014

Teen smoking deservedly gets a great deal of attention from the media and public policymakers, but one government survey shows that teens consume alcohol and marijuana at far higher rates than cigarettes. The National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (NSD
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jul 8, 2017 02:28
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Nearly half of China cancer deaths attributable to potentially modifiable risk factors

potentially modifiable risk factors: smoking, alcohol, nutrition, weight, physical activity, and infections. The study appears in Annals of Oncology, and concludes that effective public health interventions to eliminate or reduce exposure from these risk
EurekAlert
added Jul 7, 2017 03:14
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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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[UK-Northern Ireland] Northern Ireland retailers 'the worst in UK' at asking for proof of age when selling alcohol

we have found that those that introduce regular independent testing programmes see compliance levels improve dramatically which reduces the risk of alcohol, tobacco and other harmful products getting into the hands of children.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2017 11:15
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what does using tobacco and other substances together mean for young people?

An original study conducted by Amy Cohn, Ph.D., a research investigator at Truth InitiativeĀ®, reveals how alcohol and marijuana use among young adults are associated with many tobacco products, including cigarettes, little cigars/cigarillos, large cigars
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 22, 2017 21:22
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[Asia, Nepal] Local representatives barred from smoking, getting drunk during duty hours

The local level office-bearersā€™ code of ethics developed by the Ministry of Federal Affairs has prohibited elected representatives from getting drunk or consuming tobacco products, including gutkha and betel leaf, at office or while on duty.
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:29
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[Finland] Research: Foetus absorbs mother's alcohol, nicotine intake in just two hours

Thesis research at the University of Eastern Finland has revealed that ethanol and nicotine can easily traverse the placenta from a mother to her unborn baby.
YLE24 (fi)
added Jun 16, 2017 17:27
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