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[California] E-cigs sail in from China

So-called e-cigarettes have been increasingly making their way into San Diego from foreign ports, according to a May 24 audit by the U.S. Government Accountability Office, raising possible dangers for unwary users. “E-cigarette liquid — which can contain
San Diego (CA) Reader
added Jun 8, 2017 03:58
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[Asia, China] The associations between cigarette smoking and health-related behaviors among Chinese school-aged adolescents [FREE FULL TEXT]

The results suggested that cigarette smoking was associated with a cluster of health-related behaviors in adolescents, which should be considered in health promotion interventions to target multiple health behaviors.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jun 3, 2017 14:06
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[Asia] WHO China launches smoke-free campaign targeting youth

(WHO) started a "smoke-free generation" media campaign in Beijing Thursday targeting young Chinese. China is in the grip of a national tobacco epidemic, and children are most susceptible with cigarettes portrayed as fashionable and alluring in popular cu
Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 2, 2017 18:03
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[Asia, Canada] Death toll among smokers in China will surge if government doesn't take action, study shows

Details of China’s tobacco epidemic were presented in a report released today by the University of Waterloo’s International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC) and China’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at a World No Tobacco
Daily Exchange (ca)
added Jun 1, 2017 22:20
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[Asia, China] Report: More urban Chinese smokers quit

More smokers in Chinese cities are quitting the habit compared to a decade ago thanks to regional tobacco control regulations and improved public awareness, according to a report released on World No-Tobacco Day on Wednesday. The quitting rate -- which
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added Jun 1, 2017 18:06
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[Asia, China] Indoor smoking ban makes an impact though not in stairwells

Smoking was found in 31 percent fewer indoor public places after the ban was introduced, the city’s Health Promotion Commission said in a report released yesterday — which was also World No Tobacco Day. Restaurants and entertainment venues remained the
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Jun 1, 2017 03:09
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[Asia, China] Shanghai's smoking ban is paying off

About 30 percent of entertainment venues and 28 percent of restaurants inspected were found with smokers violating the ban, the commission said. "The increase is not because there are more people smoking inappropriately. It's that the regulation is beco
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:46
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[Germany] VIDEOS: New tobacco regulations being implemented in China / Campaign signals bleak future for Zimbabwe's tobacco farmers / Patrick Reynolds on the global no smoking campaign

The global anti-smoking campaign could adversely affect tobacco growers like Zimbabwe. / In Germany, people find that traveling can help them resist the urge for nicotine / CCTV's Susan Roberts spoke to Patrick Reynolds. He is a tobacco free advocate and
CGTN America (China Global Television Network)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:11
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[Asia] Study: China Struggles to Kick World-Leading Cigarette Habit

A decade-long study has found that most smokers in China, the world's largest consumer of tobacco, have no intention of quitting and remain unaware of the damaging health effects.
AP - Associated Press
added May 31, 2017 16:47
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[Asia] World No Tobacco Day: Photographer captures China’s smokers

China has more than 300 million smokers, with another 700 million exposed to second-hand smoke, according to China National Radio report.
Global Times (cn)
added May 31, 2017 16:46
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