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Tobacco Use Among Youths — Argentina, 2007 and 2012

The findings that "ever tobacco" use among adolescent males and females is decreasing in Argentina are consistent with the decrease reported among adults in Argentina in the 2012 Global Adult Tobacco Survey.* Although Argentina has not ratified the WHO F
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 10, 2014 22:53
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Sex-stratified and age-adjusted social gradients in tobacco in Argentina and Uruguay: evidence from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)

Social gradients in tobacco use, exposure to secondhand smoke and cessation attempts are broadly similar in both countries. Efforts to evaluate the long-term effects of tobacco control efforts in these countries should monitor how policies affect national
Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2014 15:24
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An empirical analysis of cigarette demand in Argentina

Conclusion Econometric analyses of cigarette consumption and their relationship with cigarette price and income can provide valuable information for developing cigarette price policy.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 13, 2013 09:38
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[Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico] Cigarette Companies Mock Tobacco Control Laws in Latin America

With tobacco product advertisements banned in every country in the region, companies are now targeting points of sale in their efforts to increase product visibility, and implementing corporate social responsibility programmes to maintain brand popularit
IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Mar 7, 2013 14:56
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[Argentina] En Córdoba multarán desde el lunes a quienes fumen mientras manejen [In Córdoba fined from Monday who smoke while driving]

Two months after being approved, took effect yesterday in Cordoba city ordinance prohibiting smoking drivers of vehicles, whether trucks, cars, vans or motorcycles, while driving. It is the first city in the country that will handle this
Clarin.com (ar)
added Jan 22, 2013 22:46
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In Argentina, Busted By The Highway Patrol For Driving And... Smoking

Beginning next Monday, police in Cordoba will begin handing out tickets for drivers caught smoking in their cars . . . A study conducted by Bee Sellares found that there are at least seven movements involved in lighting up, from when someone stretches h
WorldCrunch (fr)
added Jan 22, 2013 22:40
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[Argentina] Cigarette prices up four percent today

Massalin Particulares, the firm that sells Marlboro, Philip Morris and Benson and Hedges among others in the country, will implement a four percent increase in its cigarette prices today, so as to meet with its revenue targets for 2013.
Buenos Aires Herald (ar)
added Jan 7, 2013 14:05
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[Argentina, Delaware] Tobacco Class Action

Dozens of Argentinean tobacco workers claim their children suffered birth defects because Altria and other Big Tobacco companies sprayed their crops with toxic chemicals made by Monsanto, in Superior Court.
Courthouse News
added Oct 29, 2012 14:15
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Impact on cardiovascular disease events of the implementation of Argentina's national tobacco control law

Implementation of the tobacco control law would produce significant public health benefits in Argentina. Strong advocacy is needed at national and international levels to get this law implemented throughout Argentina.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 23, 2012 06:30
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[Argentina] Piggybacking as a media advocacy strategy to increase enrolments in a gender-oriented smoking cessation programme

We prepared a press release/report about tobacco use among women, as well as our gender-oriented clinic, for the local news media, which appeared in print around the time a well-known young Argentinean actress died.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 1, 2012 14:12
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