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Price elasticity of demand of non-cigarette tobacco products: a systematic review and meta-analysis

There is sufficient evidence in support of the effectiveness of price increases to reduce consumption of non-cigarette tobacco products as it is for cigarettes. Positive substitutability between cigarette and non-cigarette tobacco products suggest that ta
Tobacco Control
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
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Smoking cost runs high in South Carolina

The news for South Carolina smokers is not good. The financial cost of smoking in South Carolina (1=lowest, 25=average): • Out-of-pocket cost per smoker – $92,517 (Rank: 6th) • Financial-opportunity cost per smoker – $777,180 (6th) • Health care cost
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Jan 25, 2018 01:06
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The Most and Least Expensive States to Be a Smoker

Wallethub recently published an analysis that calculated the potential monetary losses of smokers in the 50 states and the District of Columbia to see which region was the most expensive and the cheapest for tobacco users. The researchers looked at the li
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Jan 24, 2018 04:46
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The Real Cost Campaign

"The Real Cost," seeks to educate at-risk teens about the harmful effects of tobacco use. The goal is to prevent youth who are open to tobacco from trying it and to reduce the number of youth who move from experimenting with tobacco to regular use.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 23, 2018 00:47
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Greece stubs out its cigarette habit in record numbers

“Only 13% of Greeks over the age of 65 smoke, and now we are seeing the fruits of years of campaigning in schools, with a big fall in Greeks under the age of 24 becoming smokers. The battle is with those who are middle-aged,” he said. Smoking cessation c
The Observer (uk)
added Jan 22, 2018 20:10
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[Asia, Israel] MINISTERS DELAY VOTE ON BILL PROPOSING HEFTY FINES ON TOBACCO COMPANIES

The private member’s bill would enable the authorities to force local and foreign tobacco companies to pay NIS 35 billion to NIS 40b. to cover the huge medical expenses that have been spent on tobacco-related diseases.
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 21, 2018 20:54
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Effect of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act on casino admissions and revenue

Results The Smoke-free Illinois Act was found not to be a statistically significant determinant of per-capita casino admissions and of real per-capita gross adjusted receipts in all the models we estimated. Conclusions The estimates from this study clea
Tobacco Control
added Jan 20, 2018 01:39
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[Montana] Dome Lights: Column reflects love, hatred of media

Montana had a total cost of $1.4 million per smoker and $110,000 for out of pocket costs per smoker. There was $151,000 for health care costs for smoker. I smoked cheap cigars for about 30 years. I am talking Swisher Sweets and Phillies brand. I must sa
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Jan 20, 2018 01:29
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[Asia, Israel] NEW LEGISLATION TO CONSIDER NIS 40 BILLION PAYMENT BY TOBACCO COMPANIES

The bill wants to enable the authorities to force Israeli and foreign tobacco companies to pay between NIS 35 billion and NIS 40b. to cover the huge medical expenses that have been spent on tobacco-related diseases. The bill, initiated by Yesh Atid MK Y
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 19, 2018 13:43
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Countering the ills of tobacco use

The fact is simple: Individual responsibility among smokers could significantly lower the threat to nonsmokers — and especially to unborn babies. It’s important for society to aggressively generate awareness about the harmful effects of smoking and to ma
Vincennes (IN) Sun-Commercial
added Jan 19, 2018 09:31
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