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[UK, USA] BELLUZ: What the US can learn from England's new stance on e-cigarettes

For now, we know this: the weight of evidence suggests e-cigarettes are the lesser of two evils — even despite the unknowns. Therefore, treating them as equal to standard cigarettes doesn't make sense.
Vox Media
added Aug 25, 2015 19:28

[Asia, China] Make all Public Places 100% Smoke-free to Protect Public Health / New tobacco survey results released in Beijing today

China’s adult tobacco survey captures a comprehensive view of tobacco use in 14 cities... “Secondhand smoke is toxic, and deadly. Yet this report shows that far too many people across cities in China – more than 4 in every 10 people in workplaces, for in
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Aug 19, 2015 13:38

[Asia] Report of China City Adult Tobacco Survey 2013–14 (PDF)

male adult smoking prevalence and adult SHS exposure in public places are still high. The full implementation of WHO FCTC articles can reduce the harms caused by tobacco use. Therefore, we propose the following in accordance with the WHO FCTC and the
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 19, 2015 11:09

[Asia, China] Make all Public Places 100% Smoke-free to Protect Public Health / New tobacco survey results released in Beijing today

there is very strong public support for making public places smoke-free in China. Strong laws are needed - and where they exist and are rigorously enforced, they work. These are the key findings from the results of the China City Adult Tobacco Survey, rel
PR Newswire
added Aug 19, 2015 11:00
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[Illinois] CHHC Education campaign returns with powerful stories to help Chicagoans quit smoking

Spanish and English language Tips ads will run through mid-August 2015 across the country... "At the Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition, we know all too well the terrible toll of smoking. The CHHC is committed to helping Chicagoans know the reality of smo
PR Newswire
added Aug 14, 2015 08:59
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The Concilio Partners on Tips Campaign to Raise Awareness of Smoking Harm and Help Smokers Quit

Florencia Velasco Fortner, President and CEO of The Concilio. "Quitting is difficult but help is available. With the National Alliance for Hispanic Health we are partnering with CDC's Tips campaign to offer free cessation support at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-855-
PR Newswire
added Aug 14, 2015 08:57

Current Cigarette Smoking Among Workers in Accommodation and Food Services — United States, 2011–2013

2.4 million workers in the accommodation and food services sector currently smoke cigarettes, and among those, prevalence was highest among males, non-Hispanic whites, persons with less education, those who live below the poverty level, those who have bee
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 1, 2015 20:11

Tobacco prevention campaign from CDC brought into Southwest Georgia

Tips From Former Smokers is now running in the Southwest Public Health District
Albany (GA) Herald
added Jul 19, 2015 11:55

Sociodemographic and Psychological Characteristics of Very Light Smoking Among Women in Emerging Adulthood, National Survey of Drug Use and Health, 2011

Although comorbid psychological disorders and substance use present challenges, very light smokers’ perception of higher smoking risks and lower nicotine dependence compared with that of other smokers provide intervention opportunities.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Jul 17, 2015 20:19

RODU: 30 Million U.S. Adults Have Used E-Cigarettes, Unpublicized CDC Data Reveals

While it is encouraging that almost 2 million former smokers were currently using e-cigarettes in 2014, it is not possible to prove that they had used e-cigarettes to quit. However, 85% of these former smokers had quit 5 years or less prior to the surve
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Jul 15, 2015 10:44
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