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[UK] Shock report finds smoking costs

Smoking is costing Sunderland more than £70million a year, new figures estimate today. Data published in time for World No Tobacco Day by Action on Smoking Health calculates that smoking costs the North East a massive £613.8million a year, with our city l
Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:10
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Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads Snuff out Smoking

The TIPS campaign has been underway since 2012. Brian King, in the CDC's office on Smoking and Health says, "we know that these hard-hitting messages that really speak to the known risks caused by smoking are particularly effective in helping smokers q
WSB-AM 750 (Atlanta, GA)
added Jun 1, 2018 02:44
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[Latin America] New report shows tobacco use is falling, but more needed to protect people from heart diseases and other noncommunicable diseases

Tobacco use has declined markedly since 2000, both globally and in the Region of the Americas, but the reduction is insufficient to meet global targets aimed at protecting people from death and suffering from cardiovascular and other non-communicable dis
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 31, 2018 21:34
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[Poland] Speakers Bios

Karolien Adriaens Clive Bates Peter Beckett Aaron Biebert Veronica Boland Thomas Brandon Cynthia Cabrera
Global Forum on Nicotine
added May 31, 2018 18:13
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GFN 2018 Programme Marriott Hotel, Warsaw, Poland, Thursday 14th to Saturday 16th June 2018

12:00 - 16:00BALLROOM ESatellite Meeting #2 Addressing Combustible Tobacco Use in Persons with Psychiatric Challenges and Drug Using Populations 14:00 - 16:00BALLROOM FSatellite Meeting #3 Africa Harm Reduction Alliance - THR in Africa and other LMICs
Global Forum on Nicotine
added May 31, 2018 18:11
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Here's What Scientists Do—And Don't—Know About E-Cigarettes

Here’s what some of the latest studies say about the habit, and what’s still unknown. The chemicals in e-cigs likely come with health risks...E-cigarettes may contribute to teen smoking...It’s not clear whether e-cigarettes help you quit smoking
TIME Magazine
added May 31, 2018 17:15
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Smoking down, but tobacco use still a major cause of death, disease -

Fewer people are smoking worldwide, especially women, but only one country in eight is on track... Three million people die prematurely each year due to tobacco use that causes cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks and stroke, the world’s leading
Reuters
added May 31, 2018 15:12
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[UK-Scotland] Charity reveals toll of smoking on heart health

More than 2000 people are dying every year in Scotland from smoking-related heart disease, according to a charity. Figures released by Ash Scotland reveal that around 1263 men and 774 women died of cardiovascular problems caused by smoking in 2016. The
STV (uk)
added May 31, 2018 15:07
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[UK] The true cost of smoking to North East NHS revealed

The true cost of smoking in the North East's been revealed on World No Tobacco Day. New data published today shows the habit costs our region over 613 million pounds a year. The figures reveal the additional pressure smoking is putting on hospitals and
Sun FM 103.4 (uk)
added May 31, 2018 15:04
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Genetic obesity risk tied to smoking

The findings might indicate that extra body fat influences the likelihood of taking up smoking and how heavily a person smokes, or that the urges to overeat and to smoke may share some genetic origins, the authors note in The BMJ.
Reuters
added May 30, 2018 20:28
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