Headlines Tagged with Alcohol — 1,304 headlines found
The 70th World Health Assembly reached a close last week...measures include the possibility of tax increases on tobacco and alcoholic or sugary beverages, in order to limit exposure to factors that raise the risk of developing NCDs. The policy options als
Jun 8, 2017 International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development International Environment (ch)
added Jun 8, 2017 16:21
The level of alcohol and tobacco consumption in Russia has sizably declined, Russian Minister of Health Veronika Skvortsova told a European session on non-infectious diseases of the World Health Organization.
Jun 7, 2017 TASS (ru)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:19
Regular and occasional cannabis use as a teen is linked to a heightened risk of other illicit drug taking in early adulthood... And this pattern is also associated with harmful drinking and smoking, the findings show.
Jun 7, 2017 EurekAlert
added Jun 8, 2017 15:54
48 types of alcohol-flavoured tobacco products marketed by 409 tobacco brands were identified....The widespread availability of alcohol-flavoured tobacco products illustrates the need to regulate characterising flavours on all tobacco products.
Jun 3, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Jun 8, 2017 03:20
[Australia] Parents and grandparents are BIGGER drug-takers than teenagers, according to new research (and they are smoking and drinking more too)
those who have never smoked rising from 95 per cent in 2013 to 98 per cent in 2016. In comparison, Australians aged 40-49 years old are the highest age bracket for daily smokers, at 22 per cent. The age when young people are trying alcohol and cigarett
Jun 1, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 20:05
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
May 31, 2017 Reuters
added May 31, 2017 17:53
Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children study...analysed data on almost 50,000...children smoking fell from 22.6 per cent in 1998 to 8.3 per cent in 2014, while the number who reported having smoked their first cigarette before the age of 13 fell from 61
May 31, 2017 Times Of London (uk)
added May 31, 2017 13:47
the urge to smoke is two-pronged. The first part results from the way nicotine affects memory, but the other is in how nicotine combines with alcohol to reduce dopamine levels. Together the two mechanisms make cigarettes seem delicious. Let's break that
May 30, 2017 Vice.com
added May 31, 2017 17:37
What could keep young people away from alcohol and cigarettes? Findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusion Joint interventions to promote happiness and harm awareness could help young adolescents from engaging with drinking alcohol or smoking cigarettes.
May 25, 2017 BioMed Central (uk)
added May 25, 2017 15:52
Researchers at UCL, UK found that young people who were happier and more aware of the harms of alcohol and cigarettes were more likely to never drink or smoke than those who were less aware or perceived themselves as less happy.
May 24, 2017 EurekAlert
added May 25, 2017 01:06