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Despite the decline in cigarette consumption per capita from 1,075 in 2009 to 750 in 2012, tobacco still kills 1,000 Mauritians every year, according to Mauritian Health Minister Lormus Bundhoo. Speaking Wednesday at a workshop in Port-Louis, the ministe
May 15, 2013 Afriquenligne (fr)
added May 15, 2013 20:00
[Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Eastern Europe, Georgia (Country), Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine] Analysing compliance of cigarette packaging with the FCTC and national legislation in eight former Soviet Countries
We obtained cigarette packets of each of the 10 most smoked cigarette brands in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine. . . . Despite progress in the use of health warning messages, gaps still remain—particularly wi
Oct 9, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Oct 10, 2012 05:24
Newer cases are getting filed; law is still being made. Fresh evidence of this appears in a Dec. 5 decision of the First District Court of Appeal. In an action brought by an Alachua County woman who has lung cancer, the court reversed a directed verdict
Dec 30, 2014 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Dec 29, 2014 21:01
Now in its fifth edition, the usefulness of this report is proven and we continue to improve the report based on your feedback, which we appreciate.
Aug 5, 2014 Propel Centre for Population Health Impact (ca)
added Aug 5, 2014 12:03
In a review of their patients over year, the Montreal Chest Institute has made some optimistic findings about e-cigarettes. 43 percent of smokers who tried to quit by switching to vaping, had still quit from 3 months to a year later.
Jan 20, 2015 CJAD 800 AM (ca)
added Jan 20, 2015 19:31
Although no link was seen for cancer in general, the researchers did find that low oxygen levels related to sleep apnea were associated with smoking-related cancers, such as lung cancer.
Aug 5, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 5, 2014 13:15
Implementation of a ban on menthol cigarettes results in an increase in those attempting to quit, and an increase in use of other flavored tobacco or electronic-cigarette use, according to a study published online March 5 in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Mar 6, 2018 Monthly Prescribing Reference (MPR)
added Apr 24, 2018 16:55
Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud (CJTF)... pressed provincial and territorial governments to take Big Tobacco to trial, insist on the disclosure of industry documents, and allocate a significant portion of monies recovered to an arms-length-from-gove
Sep 25, 2014 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 27, 2014 13:55
The prevalence of youth having ever tried smoking a cigarette is at an all-time low since it was first monitored among Canadian youth. In 1994, nearly half the students in grades 6 to 9 (45%) reported having ever tried smoking a cigarette, decreasing to
Jun 4, 2014 Health Canada
added Jun 4, 2014 09:55
Key Findings: Past 30-day use of various tobacco products...reported by Ontarians aged 12 years or older was 20% – statistically lower than the 2010 rate of 22% Past-30 day cigarette use remains high among young adult males aged 20 to 24 (23%) and 25 t
Mar 1, 2017 Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added Apr 3, 2017 17:05