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The international prevalence of smoking in addiction treatment

Internationally, cigarette smoking is higher among patients in addiction treatment when compared to the general populace, according to a study published in the Society for the Study of Addiction.... there are both cultural and biological reasons high rat
Addiction Now
added Jan 19, 2017 18:31
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TOC: Volume 19, Issue 1 1 January 2017

Smoking and Mental Illness: A Bibliometric Analysis of Research Output Over Time / Does High Tobacco Consumption Cause Psychological Distress? A Mendelian Randomization Study / Tobacco Use and 12-Month Suicidality Among Adults in the United States
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 19, 2017 15:14
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TOC: Volume 19, Issue 2 1 February 2017

Effects of Enactment of Legislative (Public) Smoking Bans on Voluntary Home Smoking Restrictions: A Review ...Exposure to Nicotine and Selected Toxicants in Cigarette Smokers Who Switched to Electronic Cigarettes: A Longitudinal Within-Subjects Observatio
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 18, 2017 18:17
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[Canada, France] Minister Philpott to take part in the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development Health Policy Forum and Health Ministerial Meeting

On January 17, health ministers from more than 35 countries will meet to discuss The Next Generation of Health Reforms. ...Minister Philpott will take the opportunity to discuss ‎...plain packaging of tobacco products, childhood obesity, food labelling, I
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jan 16, 2017 17:45
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Russia Plans More Stringent Tobacco Rules

If a proposal introduced by the Russian Health Ministry is adopted, Moscow will ban the sale of cigarettes to people born in 2015 and after. Tobacco kills about six million people globally each year, according to the World Health Organization, and 300,0
Financial Tribune
added Jan 14, 2017 10:30
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Tobacco control measures found to be cost-effective, says WHO report

are highly cost-effective, but under-used in some countries. The report also states that tobacco control doesn’t harm economies, and reduces the impact smoking has on poorer communities. ...Tobacco control measures include tax increases, bans on adve
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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[Asia] PEIRIS: Tobacco use does not contribute to economic development - Report

The tobacco industry’s deep pockets and deadly tactics remain the greatest obstacle to progress in addressing the devastating global toll of tobacco use. The report notes that in addition to continued implementation of evidence-based tobacco control stra
Asian Tribune
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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[UK] EDITORIAL: Supporting the urban poor to quit tobacco: adding years to lives

more than 30% of smokers in LMICs attempted to quit in the previous year (15% in China).7 However, in most countries in particular LMICs, cessation advice or services are not available.8 Even where they are, the urban poor are least likely to receive cess
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:23
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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Curbing the tobacco epidemic in the Americas

Despite the clear path forward set forth by the FCTC and abundant evidence on the effectiveness of increasing taxes to reduce tobacco consumption, taxation remains the least widely implemented FCTC measure. This is largely due to industry tactics
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added Jan 13, 2017 19:36
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These Are the World’s Cheapest Places to Buy Drugs, Alcohol and Cigarettes

Indulging in a weekly habit of drugs, booze and cigarettes can cost you as little as $41.40 in Laos and a whopping $1,441.50 in Japan, according to the Bloomberg Vice Index.
Bloomberg News
added Jan 13, 2017 16:56
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