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[UK] Opinions and Lifestyle Survey, Smoking Habits Amongst Adults, 2012 (PDF)

from 2007 to 2012 the rate of smoking has remained largely unchanged. While the proportion of women smokers has continued to decline over the past five years, the proportion of males smoking has changed very little. Smoking rates varied between men and w
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:57
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LYNCH: BUYING EASTERN EUROPE: THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY TAKEOVER

Part 1: How Big Tobacco bought Eastern Europe with sex, smuggling, and cheap cigarettes. Eastern Europe’s most exclusive teen dance parties are shrouded in an air of almost Masonic secrecy. Or so I learn when I call up the national headquarters of the c
Balkanist
added Sep 26, 2013 01:10
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Chinese smokers' cigarette purchase behaviours, cigarette prices and consumption: findings from the ITC China Survey

A significant portion of Chinese urban adult smokers engaged in cost/price-reducing purchase behaviours. Such behaviours reduce cigarette purchase prices and are associated with increased cigarette consumption. Smokers of different socioeconomic status e
Tobacco Control
added Sep 19, 2013 13:39
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Dependence measures for non-cigarette tobacco products within the context of the global epidemic: a systematic review

This paper reviews tobacco dependence metrics for non-cigarette products, and whether measures of tobacco dependence have been validated in low-income and middle-income countries (LMIC).
Tobacco Control
added Jun 20, 2013 03:11
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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] Selling tobacco in Makkah despite ban

These illegal residents in Makkah eke out a living selling cigarettes near the Jamarat Complex in Mina. Sale of tobacco is strictly banned in most parts of the holy city. -- Okaz photo
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added May 12, 2013 17:13
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Cigarette Warning Label Policy Alternatives and Smoking-Related Health Disparities (PDF) (FREE FULL TEXT)

Conclusions: Pictorial health warning labels with graphic images have the most-pronounced short-term impacts on adult smokers, including smokers from groups that have in the past been hard to reach.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Nov 15, 2012 22:26
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[New York] High Cigarette Taxes Disproportionately Burden Low-Income Families

* Low-income smokers in New York spend nearly a quarter of their household income on cigarettes * Smokers in the highest income group spend just 2 percent of their income on cigarettes
Research Triangle Institute / RTI International
added Sep 14, 2012 08:25
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New state laws ban drinking, smoking, gambling on welfare cash

A growing number of states are moving to ban welfare recipients from spending government cash on vices such as cigarettes and liquor.
Deseret News
added Jul 10, 2012 08:28
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GOFFIN/WARREN/MERRILL: Tobacco Control: A Long War With a New Front

The struggle to control tobacco and its myriad ill effects has spanned almost 70 years...In the end, we find a malign catalog of technical know-how, misinformation, legislative pressure, and outright illegal activity. And now, that story enters a new chap
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
added May 29, 2017 01:16
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How anti-smoking ads went from ‘just say no’ to ‘damn the man’

During Sunday’s Grammys, two public service ads made a jarring argument for quitting smoking: Essentially, that Big Tobacco hates black people...framing quitting smoking as an act of resistance against The Man is more effective than trying to make the ar
Fusion
added Feb 16, 2017 00:58
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