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American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE Heroes Share Their Stories to Inspire Action During National Women's Lung Health Week (May 6-12)

This May, the American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE initiative – nationally presented by CVS Health® – is highlighting the many faces of lung cancer. By sharing stories of LUNG FORCE Heroes – lung cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones – LUNG FO
PR Newswire
added May 8, 2018 15:24
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[UK-Scotland] Do ‘environmental bads’ such as alcohol, fast food, tobacco, and gambling outlets cluster and co-locate in more deprived areas in Glasgow City, Scotland?

• For all outlets combined, cluster numbers increased with increasing deprivation. • Poorer areas showed more alcohol, fast food, tobacco, and gambling outlet clusters. • Our evidence suggested co-location of various types of outlets in similar areas. • C
Science Direct
added May 10, 2018 17:19
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[California] GLANTZ: Blog posts on San Francisco Proposition E

Here are links to all my blog posts on San Francisco’s Proposition E, RJ Reynolds Tobacco’s effort to overturn the law ending the sale of all flavored tobacco products in San Francisco that was unanimously passed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 14:19
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[Colorado] Pot, Tobacco Smoke Exposure Equals More Kids in ER

Clouds of pot and cigarette smoke in a home make it more likely a young child will visit the emergency room or have an ear infection, researchers say. Secondhand smoke from marijuana and tobacco increases a kid's odds of going to the ER, according to pre
WebMD
added May 7, 2018 22:00
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[UK] Availability and Use of Cheap Tobacco in the United Kingdom 2002–2014: Findings From the International Tobacco Control Project [FREE FULL TEXT]

Options exist driving UK smokers to minimize their tobacco expenditure; smokers do so largely by purchasing cheap tobacco products from UK stores....Wide price ranges allowed smokers in 2014 to easily obtain cigarettes at prices comparable to 12 years pr
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 21:54
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TOC: Volume 20, Issue 6 June 2018

EDITORIAL Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Negative Health Outcomes in the Offspring / Psychological Distress Among Smokers in the United States: 2008–2014 / Characteristics of Hookah Tobacco Smoking Sessions and Correlates of Use Frequency Among U
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:23
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AHA: Smoke-Free Laws Do Seem to Help Young Adults' Hearts

Laws and policies that prohibit smoking in workplaces and other public areas appeared to significantly lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among a group of young adults who were followed over a 20-year span. The study findings are consistent with pr
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 7, 2018 19:17
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Smoke-free laws do seem to help young adults' hearts

Laws and policies that prohibit smoking in workplaces and other public areas appeared to significantly lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among a group of young adults who were followed over a 20-year span. The study findings are consistent with
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 7, 2018 19:17
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Using birth cohort data to assess the impact of the UK 2008–2010 economic recession on smoking during pregnancy.

Health inequalities in smoking during pregnancy are affected by economic recession, as those who are most likely to smoke are also most likely to experience the financial stress resulting from economic recession. Socioeconomic conditions at the societal
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:10
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[Asia-pacific, Japan, Philippines] Decline in PH smoking rate eyed

Vapers in the Philippines hope that the smoking rate in the country would sharply decline too, like what happened in Japan by allowing the regulated use of heated tobacco products and e-cigarettes. “We laud the remarkable drop in Japan’s smoking rate.
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added May 7, 2018 17:02
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