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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
PR is at the heart of a new push to reduce levels... Existing government-funded programmes Fresh and Balance, which work to reduce rates of drinking and smoking respectively, will drive the new project, now underway and scheduled to run until 2020.
May 24, 2017 PR Week US
added May 24, 2017 15:32
our study ... provides further evidence that policymakers can implement smoke-free laws to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke exposure (which contribute to reducing smoking) without increasing risk of alcohol-related health issues among drinkers.
May 19, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 19, 2017 05:03
The study is the first to document that tobacco accompanied by alcohol provides cigarette smokers with a greater perceived reward than when they smoke cigarettes while using marijuana. The study will be published online April 18 in the journal Addiction
May 18, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 18, 2017 12:47
PAHO Encourages Caribbean Countries to Tax Tobacco, Alcohol and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages to Reduce Burden of Noncommunicable Disease
PAHO/WHO is bringing together health and finance officials from 17 countries and territories for the Caribbean Subregional Workshop on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in Barbados May 16-18, to discuss the benefits of adopting such measures
May 16, 2017 Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 17, 2017 20:58
More and more, the [FCTC] is used as a blueprint by public health advocates to propose global regulatory frameworks that address other health concerns like obesity or excessive alcohol consumption. Such measures include tax increases, advertising restric
May 15, 2017 The Future of Brands (JTI)
added May 15, 2017 17:59
A Dunedin supermarket with a perfect record selling alcohol faces losing its liquor licence over the amount of tobacco products it sells. A report on the licence application by Brockville Four Square Supermarket said the police, public and Medical Offic
May 12, 2017 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 13, 2017 01:43
“The most heavy-handed countries – Finland, the UK and Ireland – all have very high taxes on alcohol and tobacco, as well as severe smoking bans,” the 2017 edition says. At the other end of the table, the index lists the Czech Republic and Germany as pl
May 11, 2017 EurActiv
added May 11, 2017 14:06
[Europe, UK] Brexit: Lawyers warn of industry influence over public health laws as EU 'fundamental right' is axed
Tobacco and alcohol companies could win more easily in court cases such as the recent battle over plain cigarette packaging if the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights is abandoned, they wrote in the British Medical Journal (BMJ).
May 4, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added May 4, 2017 15:12