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[UK-Scotland] Public health claim for SNP's tobacco and alcohol tax on retailers was 'misleading', study finds

MINISTERS have been accused of misleading the public over a £95 million "public health" tax on cigarette and alcohol retailers after a damning study found no evidence that the cash raised was ever spent on health initiatives. Researchers said the Scotti
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 26, 2016 18:22
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Body image problems in teen girls tied to alcohol use

Teens who reported smoking in the past month were also more likely to drink, as were girls who became sexually active before age 13. Students in twelfth grade and teens with a history of depression or smoking were more likely than younger girls or non-s
Reuters
added Dec 23, 2016 00:43
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[UK] Clean-living generation of children snub cigarettes and alcohol ($$)

Children are drinking and smoking less than ever, according to an NHS survey that points to the cleanest-living generation on record.
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 15, 2016 13:27
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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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ARCHIVE: The Synergistic Impact of Excessive Alcohol Drinking and Cigarette Smoking upon Prospective Memory

evidence that concurrent (polydrug) use of these two substances has a synergistic effect in terms of deficits upon time-based PM. The observation that combined excessive drinking and cigarette smoking leads to a greater impairment in time-based PM may be
Frontiers in Psychiatry (cz)
added Nov 25, 2016 15:31
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Estonian NATO ship captain steps down amid smuggling scandal

56 cases of cigarettes and 1,000 liters of alcohol were found onboard the Estonian minehunter Sakala, which is taking part in NATO operations in the Baltic Sea...amount of cigarettes and alcohol discovered was over five times the value it needed to be to
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 24, 2016 15:39
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High taxes and limited enforcement have New York City awash in illegal booze and cigarettes

Illegal smuggling deprives New York state of at least $1.6 billion in annual tax revenue, and the enterprise has grown exponentially since the city and state quadrupled tobacco taxes between 2001 and 2011. As nationwide liquor sales have jumped 106% sin
Crain's New York Business
added Nov 20, 2016 21:30
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[Colorado] Rule bans bars, many restaurants from creating pot-use areas

- Denver bars and many restaurants won't be able to offer on-site marijuana consumption because a new rule prohibits liquor-license holders from applying for the permit. State licensing officials have announced the rule, striking a blow to Denver's voter
KRDO TV 13 (Colorado Springs, CO)
added Nov 19, 2016 20:54
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[Germany] Red Wine Prevents the Acute Negative Vascular Effects of Smoking

Pretreatment with red wine was preventive. The findings underscore the magnitude of acute damage exerted by cigarette smoking in “occasional lifestyle smokers” and demonstrate the potential of red wine as a protective strategy to avert markers of vascular
American Journal of Medicine
added Nov 16, 2016 17:41
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[Germany] Drinking Red Wine Before Smoking Can Prevent Short Term Vascular Damage

Occasional smokers can avoid some harmful effects...A new report in The American Journal of Medicine found that a glass or two of red wine before lighting up a cigarette can counteract some of the short-term negative effects of smoking on blood vessels.
AlphaGalileo Foundation (uk)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:38
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