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[UK] Beer and spirits feature in HALF of all TV programmes as campaigners call for tighter advertising restrictions on alcohol

Smoking scenes were found to be common third of prime time TV programmes despite strict broadcasting regulations designed to protect children from its glamorisation. . . . But imagery of smoking in TV programmes and trailers is exempt.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 25, 2018 22:37
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[Ireland] Report: Those living in deprived areas more likely to drink and smoke

Healthy Ireland Survey 2018, published today, shows positive health is not evenly distributed throughout the population and that the typical pattern “is one of higher risk health behaviours” in deprived areas. It shows one third living in deprived areas
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Oct 24, 2018 23:59
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[New Jersey] On campus, drinking and Juuling go hand in hand

The Princeton community was so concerned about a “Juuling” epidemic in middle and high schools last year that the Princeton Police Department, the Princeton Alcohol and Drug Alliance, and Corner House...hosted a forum... The Daily Princetonian talked to s
Daily Princetonian
added Oct 20, 2018 14:45
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[UK] Forecasting life expectancy, years of life lost, and all-cause and cause-specific mortality for 250 causes of death: reference and alternative scenarios for 2016–40 for 195 countries and territories [FREE FULL TEXT]

Country-level smoking trends were markedly variable in the past, corresponding with where countries are on the tobacco-epidemic curve and in the scale-up of tobacco control;27 subsequently, our better and worse health scenarios showed comparably varied fu
The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 18, 2018 15:54
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Is nicotine addiction linked to cannabinoid receptors in the brain?

The human brain contains specialized neurons that respond to cannabinoids. A reduction in the number of working cannabinoid receptors has been linked to both marijuana and alcohol dependence. However, many patients with psychiatric disorders also smoke t
Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Oct 17, 2018 10:16
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[UK] Tobacco sales reps using 'illegal' tactics to sell their products in pubs ($$)

have been caught offering potentially illegal incentives to smokers in bars to get them hooked on new "heat-not-burn" tobacco, it can be revealed. Acting for Philip Morris...salesmen push tobacco devices in bars using a range of questionable tactics to e
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 19:42
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Davao collects P2.3 million from smoking, liquor ban violators

Since the implementation of the new anti-smoking ordinance in 2013, Dr. Ashley Lopez, chief of Anti-smoking Task Force-Davao, said in July to September 2018 alone, there were 2,194 apprehensions, where 70 to 80 percent of those went through counseling an
Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:26
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[Norway] Smoking genes do not trigger heavier drinking, shows research

Some smokers have genes that predispose them to heavier smoking. Researchers looked at whether those same genes might trigger heavier drinking — and it turns out, they don't.
News-Medical.net
added Oct 12, 2018 18:18
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[UK] Experts threaten public health body over link to drink industry

Hundreds of top academics have threatened to stop advising Public Health England unless it abandons plans to work with the alcohol industry... Leading experts in drinking, smoking, obesity and cancer, whose work underpins official policies, say they are l
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:27
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[UK] Alcohol, drugs and tobacco: commissioning support pack

Annual guidance on smoking, drinking and drug misuse for commissioners of tobacco control, drug and alcohol services for adults and young people.
GOV.UK
added Oct 5, 2018 13:51
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