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In Ohio, e-cigs remain popular as traditional cigarettes decline

One reason for the rise in popularity is pure economics, according to Ron Everhart of Best Price Cigarettes on Beall Avenue, who has seen an increase in e-cig sales recently. “Our lowest priced carton of traditional tobacco cigarettes is $43,” he said.
Wooster (OH) Record
added Apr 8, 2018 17:37
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[Hawaii] AUDIO: Department of Health: Tobacco Use Reduction Saves $1B in Health Care Costs

unveiled its latest report, Hawai’i’s Tobacco Landscape, to announce the achievement of a major milestone in its prevention efforts. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.
Hawaii Public Radio
added Apr 7, 2018 20:38
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Price elasticity of demand of non-cigarette tobacco products: a systematic review and meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

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 Apr 6, 2018 16:00
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GLANTZ: Users of non-cigarette tobacco products are price sensitive, too

The policy implication of this work is that tax increases (to increase price and reduce consumption) is good public health policy for nonsmoked tobacco products, too.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 6, 2018 15:57
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[UK-Scotland] SCOTT: Time to help employees stub it out

While Scotland blazed a trail in the UK in terms of anti-smoking legislation, the negative impact on its finances remain sizeable. According to ASH Scotland, the NHS spends £271million per year on smoking-attributable disease while productivity losses du
Energy Voice (uk)
added Apr 6, 2018 13:59
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[Australia] WHINE AND DINE From Seoul to Sydney, how much a wine and cigarette habit costs you

Sydney, Australia, is the 10th most expensive city to live in but expect to pay more than double for a pack of cigarettes than more pricey regional counterparts.
Quartz
added Apr 5, 2018 04:14
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Does free or lower cost smoking cessation medication stimulate quitting? Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands and UK surveys

Conclusion Free/lower cost smoking cessation medication may increase the use of cessation medication and stimulate quit attempts among smokers with low, moderate and high education and income.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 5, 2018 03:29
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These Are the World’s Cheapest Places for Drugs, Booze and Cigarettes

Drugs, drinks and cigarettes are most affordable in Luxembourg In Japan, New Zealand and Australia vice basket tops $1,000 Bloomberg’s Vice Index Lists Cheapest Place to Buy Booze, Cigarettes
Bloomberg News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:11
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[Arizona] Editorial: Contrary to what Pinky said, smoking doesn’t make you ‘look cool’

Thatcher Town Council recently agreed to ban smoking in the town’s parks. Safford had previously enacted such a ban, and Graham County designed specific smoking areas within parks. It’s a move long overdue, and the communities are to be commended for tak
Eastern Arizona Courier
added Mar 30, 2018 15:33
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[Africa] Nigeria: 17,500 Deaths Yearly Linked to Smoking-Related Diseases

Chukwuka added that tobacco taxation had proven to be the most effective tobacco measure and that CSEA’s study on the Economics of Tobacco Control which is the first of such study in Nigeria was aimed at strengthening advocacy efforts for tobacco control
This Day (ng)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:19
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