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[Minnesota] A $2 million lifetime habit?

In Minnesota, for example, a recent WalletHub study put the lifetime cost of smoking at nearly $2 million. Obviously, that includes a lot more than the $2,852 a year you spend on a pack a day bought in-state. There are also health care expenditures, in
DL Newspapers (Detroit Lakes, MN)
added Jan 24, 2016 15:35

[California] Adding up costs of smoking

Here’s the breakdown — for the smokes, you pay $101,917 over a lifetime; financial opportunity lost, $963,737; health-care cost, $182,119; income loss, $250,875; collateral expense, $13,871.
Lompoc (CA) Record
added Jan 23, 2016 16:05

[Florida] According to study, Floridians spend more than $1.5 million on smoking over a lifetime

Florida ranks 21st in the nation for the cost of smoking in a lifetime. The study used four basic factors to determine each state's potential monetary loss for smoking; the cumulative cost of a cigarette pack per day over several decades, health-care expe
Orlando (FL) Weekly
added Jan 20, 2016 21:33

[Canada] DAVIS: Pot vs. Tobacco: Which Is The True Cancer Risk?

However, even if pot isn't a dangerous carcinogen - unlike tobacco - it still doesn't come completely risk-free. So says Dr. Steven Laviolette ... he researches the effects of nicotine and marijuana on the brain.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 20, 2016 20:42

[California] Financial costs of smoking

The Financial Cost of Smoking in California (1=Lowest, 25=Avg.): Out-of-Pocket Cost per Smoker – $101,917 (Rank: 20th) Financial Opportunity Cost per Smoker – $963,737 (Rank: 20th)
Inland Empire News Radio (Riverside, CA)
added Jan 20, 2016 15:02

[UK] Quitting smoking made me £7,321.99 richer - how you can do it too

Ash Scotland has put forward a ballpark figure for those smoking twenty a day, based on an average price of 32 pence per cigarette – a whopping £2,300 a year. That means a family with earnings of £18,400, with both parents smoking 20 a day, are seeing ON
The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 20, 2016 14:52

Average Florida smoker spends $1.45 million in lifetime, study says

Florida ranks 31st overall for lifetime smoking costs and for average costs per year ($28,497). In the sub-categories the Sunshine State ranked 21st in health-care cost per smoker ($163,277 lifetime, $3,202 per year) and first in the "other costs" catego
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Jan 20, 2016 02:26

[Hawaii] Hawai’i Smokers Pay One of the Nation’s Highest Financial Costs

Hawai’i ranked 48th for overall costs related to smoking. The study included all of the states and the District of Columbia and used a rank base where zero was the lowest, 25 was average, and 51 was the highest. Although among the highest costs in the c
Big Island Now
added Jan 20, 2016 02:25
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Hawaii smokers deal with one of nation’s highest financial costs

Hawaii’s overall rank is 48th out of 51, just above Alaska, Massachusetts and New York. The breakdown for the island state in specific categories, with 25 as the average: Out-of-Pocket Cost per Smoker – $164,538 (Rank: 49th) Financial Opportunity Cost
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Jan 20, 2016 02:24

Smoking Costs Americans $326 Billion A Year

tobacco use in the U.S. leads to around 500,000 premature deaths every year and has total societal costs of at least $326 billion annually. Moreover, according to government data, smoking-related illnesses have led to over 20 million deaths in the U.S. s
added Jan 20, 2016 02:23
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