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Tobacco policy reform and population-wide antismoking activities in Australia: the impact on smoking during pregnancy [FREE FULL TEXT]
The declining prevalence of smoking during pregnancy between 2003 and 2011, while encouraging, does not appear to be directly related to general population antismoking activities or a pregnancy-specific campaign undertaken in this period.
Aug 21, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2018 12:30
From black market cigarette shops to websites selling cheap tobacco: How Australian smokers are getting around paying huge taxes for their smokes
Australian smokers are getting around the world's highest taxes on cigarettes by buying black market 'chop chop' or visiting a website offering heavy discounts. From September 1, tobacco excise will climb by another 12.5 per cent, taking the price of a 3
Aug 20, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:05
E-cigarettes are winning major support from official and political organisations, including the Liberal Party of Western Australia, CSIRO and a British parliamentary committee that yesterday endorsed their use as a quit-smoking aid. “E-cigarettes pres
Aug 18, 2018 The Australian (au)
added Aug 18, 2018 16:56
s The evidence available suggests that regular use of e-cigarettes is likely to have adverse health consequences. There is a lack of clarity about the: magnitude of adverse health effects and quantity of e-cigarette use required to trigger adverse healt
Aug 7, 2018 CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) (au)
added Aug 17, 2018 21:47
Simply providing nicotine lozenges isn’t enough to change the entrenched behaviour of long-term smokers. We need to provide better support for Australians in prison to quit smoking and improve their long-term health. They deserve the same quitting servi
Aug 14, 2018 The Conversation (au)
added Aug 15, 2018 17:01
[Australia] 'One of the most insane things I've ever seen': Shocking picture shows female driver 'smoking a glass pipe while behind the wheel'
She was photographed allegedly firing up the pipe with a bright green lighter. A fellow motorist said he saw the woman swerving across lanes on Kwinana Freeway in Western Australia on Saturday afternoon.
Aug 12, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 13, 2018 08:29
[Australia] CHAPMAN: Are e-cigarettes really the seatbelts and condoms of tobacco-caused disease prevention?
Dr Joe Kosterich...repeated the factoid that e-cigarettes reduce harm by 95%, said there was “absolutely no evidence” of e-cigarettes being gateways to later uptake of smoking in teenagers and boldly claimed that “dual use [smoking as well as vaping) is
Aug 7, 2018 Simon Chapman AO (blog)
added Aug 10, 2018 17:33
[Australia] Millennials are worse drivers than baby boomers, with young drivers more likely to use their phones, smoke and even have SEX while driving
bad habits include wearing thongs, texting while driving, facebooking, smoking, sleeping and even driving on the wrong side of the road
Aug 10, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 10, 2018 16:53
I’m a Liberal Democrat MP in the state parliament... That’s why, last week, sick and tired of waiting for mainstream politicians to drag themselves into the twenty-first century, I launched a campaign to legalise vaping in WA.
Aug 9, 2018 The Spectator Australia (uk)
added Aug 10, 2018 03:56
regular use of e-cigarettes is likely to have adverse health consequences. There is a lack of clarity about the magnitude of adverse health effects...the effectiveness of this method compared with other smoking cessation methods is not known.
Jun 22, 2018 CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) (au)
added Aug 8, 2018 19:07