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Longitudinal Associations of Cigarette Prices with Smoking Cessation: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study

Results suggest higher cigarette prices promote smoking cessation among young to middle-aged adults, and that price sensitivity may differ by socioeconomic status.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 25, 2018 18:25
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VIDEO: PS. Explain This: Big Tobacco Goes South

In the search for new consumers, Big Tobacco is setting its sights on markets in the Global South, using the same tactics that hooked smokers in rich countries decades ago. But with weak health-care systems and low regulatory capacity, the developing wor
Project Syndicate
added May 11, 2018 02:45
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Compliance with point-of-sale tobacco control policies and student tobacco use in Mumbai, India

Future studies should test strategies to improve compliance with tobacco POS laws, particularly in low-income and middle-income country settings like urban India.
Tobacco Control
added May 10, 2018 17:22
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[Utah] Huntsman Cancer Institute Opens Center For HOPE

one study the center is leading focuses on gaining a better understanding of the factors that underlie smoking cessation among LGBTQ individuals who would like to quit smoking. Another, the PCORI-funded study, focuses on increasing the number of low-incom
Science Magazine
added May 10, 2018 17:21
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[UK-Scotland] Do ‘environmental bads’ such as alcohol, fast food, tobacco, and gambling outlets cluster and co-locate in more deprived areas in Glasgow City, Scotland?

• For all outlets combined, cluster numbers increased with increasing deprivation. • Poorer areas showed more alcohol, fast food, tobacco, and gambling outlet clusters. • Our evidence suggested co-location of various types of outlets in similar areas. • C
Science Direct
added May 10, 2018 17:19
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[UK] Availability and Use of Cheap Tobacco in the United Kingdom 2002–2014: Findings From the International Tobacco Control Project [FREE FULL TEXT]

Options exist driving UK smokers to minimize their tobacco expenditure; smokers do so largely by purchasing cheap tobacco products from UK stores....Wide price ranges allowed smokers in 2014 to easily obtain cigarettes at prices comparable to 12 years pr
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 21:54
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Using birth cohort data to assess the impact of the UK 2008–2010 economic recession on smoking during pregnancy.

Health inequalities in smoking during pregnancy are affected by economic recession, as those who are most likely to smoke are also most likely to experience the financial stress resulting from economic recession. Socioeconomic conditions at the societal
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:10
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[North Carolina] Pay ratio gap widens between chief executives, rank-and-file employees

British American Tobacco Plc, which completed its acquisition of Reynolds American Inc. in June, and Gildan Activewear Inc. are not subject to the CEO pay disclosure because they are foreign-owned.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 7, 2018 14:35
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DAUBE: Tobacco in Australia: time to get back to basics

But these massive global corporations do not sleep: they have been strategising and are resurgent. Their opposition to measures that work is harder-line; their lobbying and use of front groups has increased; their resistance has extended even to litigati
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Apr 30, 2018 21:33
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Sharp drop in Tonga smoking

TOBACCO sales have been hit by new import duties in Tonga, making many lower income smokers give up or cut back on consumption.
PNG Industry News (au)
added Apr 30, 2018 18:22
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