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Alcohol-flavoured tobacco products

Brands by major tobacco companies (eg, Philip Morris, Imperial Tobacco) were well represented among alcohol-flavoured cigars & cigarillos with five companies offering a total of 17 brands. Conclusions The widespread availability of alcohol-flavoured toba
Tobacco Control
added Sep 22, 2017 12:24
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Dozens of alcohol-flavored tobacco products may lure teens

Nearly 50 alcohol-flavored tobacco product lines are marketed by more than 400 tobacco brands in the United States and these products may especially attract teens, luring them into tobacco addiction, according to a new study. Adolescent drinking and smok
Reuters
added Sep 22, 2017 12:22
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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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Which Single Behavior Best Prevents High Blood Pressure?

One critical trait emerged when researchers reviewed smoking and drinking habits, weight, diet and exercise...new research suggests maintaining a healthy weight is the No. 1 behavior to prevent unhealthy blood pressure levels.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 18, 2017 04:32
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[UK-Scotland] Snacks, fags and booze: Scotland's triple health challenge

Of the trio of major health time bombs – smoking, drinking, and obesity – smoking remains the biggest killer. Around a fifth of Scots smoke and tobacco is responsible for about 10,000 – one fifth of all – deaths a year in Scotland as well as 128,000 hosp
Holyrood (uk)
added Sep 15, 2017 01:50
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[UK] 'She was snogging the life out of me': Pregnant Danniella Westbrook, 42, 'cheats on fiancé with partygoer, 25, during six hour drinking session'... amid claims she was 'holding cigarette at Benidorm bash'

a cigarette is clearly visible in her hand - with sources claiming the star was happily smoking in view of guests...'Danniella was puffing away on a cigarette while she hung out with everyone. She appeared to be drinking...she was expecting her first chi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 15, 2017 01:23
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Drinks industry distorts alcohol cancer risk: scientists

The alcohol industry uses denial, distortion and distraction to mislead people about the risks of developing cancer from drinking, often employing similar tactics to those of the tobacco industry, a study said on Thursday.
Reuters
added Sep 11, 2017 02:58
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[Oklahoma] Wayne Greene: Cigarettes or booze? We know which is the greater menace

When abused, alcohol is dangerous, but it is not a bigger threat to our health than tobacco...CDC statistics are clear and undebatable: Tobacco is the leading cause of preventable death... I hope whatever package Fallin devises to deal with the state’s
Tulsa (OK) World
added Sep 9, 2017 15:17
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[UK] Alcohol industry accused of 'downplaying' risk of cancer from drinking too much

The alcohol industry is misleading consumers with distorted and distracting health messages that downplay any related risk of cancer, researchers claim. The industry is using "denying, distortion and distraction" strategies to minimise evidence in activ
The Independent (uk)
added Sep 9, 2017 02:48
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