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Trends in smoking initiation in Europe over 40 years: A retrospective cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking initiation is still unacceptably high among European adolescents, and increasing rates among those aged 15 or less deserve attention. Reducing initiation in adolescents is fundamental, since youngsters are particularly vulnerable to nicotine addi
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Aug 23, 2018 11:55
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[Europe, USA] At what age do kids start smoking cigarettes?

In the United States and much of Europe, research suggests that regular lighting up typically begins between 15 and 16 years old. In the US, 15.3 was the average age when adult smokers reported smoking initiation, according to a 2014 surgeon general's re
CNN
added Aug 23, 2018 11:48
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Mixed trends in teenage 'new smoker' rates in Europe

In most of Europe, the rates of smoking initiation among older teens have declined since the 1970s, while "new smoker" rates among younger teens have risen in recent years, according to a study published August 22, 2018 in the open-access journal PLOS ON
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 23, 2018 11:41
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[Europe, UK] British MPs push e-cigarettes as health benefit

British MPs are backing e-cigarettes as a public health fix to help traditional smokers kick the habit — and are eyeing Brexit as the perfect opportunity to boost the industry. In a ringing endorsement of vaping, MPs in the U.K. parliament’s science and
Politico
added Aug 18, 2018 16:55
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[Europe] SALTER: UK Vape Entrepreneurs Could Help Save A Million Years Of Life

Despite scare stories, the rise of vape culture and the entrepreneurs supporting it should be celebrated... The UK’s model is already relatively positive in its embrace of harm reduction, but after Brexit there will be new opportunities that will allow t
Forbes
added Aug 21, 2018 11:02
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[Europe, UK] Stress-free e-cigarette authorized pointers would cut smoking deaths, explain MPs

Allowing advertising and marketing to shoppers used to be a necessary proposal. “The massive majority of UK smokers don’t know that e-cigarettes are tremendously safer than smoking, and this misfortune is getting worse,” he acknowledged. “Taxing e-cigs an
TMSS Magazine
added Aug 19, 2018 20:32
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Tax harmonisation and tobacco product prices in the European Union, 2004–2015

The current tax stance has been successful at increasing both cigarette and RYO tobacco prices. To further enhance the public health impact of the European Union tax directive, the revision should promote the convergence of prices across Member States and
Tobacco Control
added Aug 18, 2018 16:11
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[Europe, UK] A New Leak Reveals The Government's "No Deal" Brexit Papers Will Cover 84 Areas Of British Life

Papers on the consequences of leaving the EU without an agreement will cover topics from broadcasting to blood safety, according to a list seen by BuzzFeed News.... Tobacco
BuzzFeed
added Aug 17, 2018 12:50
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[Europe, UK] A year living in London? You might as well smoke 251 cigarettes says new study which compares global cities' air pollution levels to harm caused by tobacco

After crunching the numbers, researchers drew parallels between air pollution and smoking cigarettes – based on the level of fine particulates – and found that enjoying a few days in Prague or Istanbul was the equivalent of smoking four cigarettes.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 11, 2018 22:57
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Summer tourists ‘forced to smoke’ in top European cities

tourists are being warned that spending a long weekend in Europe’s 10 most popular but polluted cities could have the same health impacts as smoking between one and four cigarettes.
Transport & Environment (be)
added Aug 16, 2018 16:11
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