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Pulmonary effects of active smoking and secondhand smoke exposure among adolescent students in Juárez, Mexico

Our findings suggest that initiation of cigarette smoking and, to a lesser extent, exposure to SHS in adolescence leads to increased respiratory symptoms and reduction of pulmonary function test values. Public health initiatives that aim to prevent smokin
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
added Jun 30, 2016 04:14

Mexico says Pacific trade meeting in April, fast track slips

A meeting aimed at sealing a Pacific trade deal has been called for April, Mexico's economy minister said on Tuesday...29 mainly Republican lawmakers wrote to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on Feb. 20 warning against different treatment for tob
added Feb 25, 2015 09:53

Mexico Fights Electronic Cigarettes as Their Sales Increase

Health authorities have seized the biggest shipment of electronic cigarettes in Mexico’s history, more than 9,000 units of a product whose use is banned in this country but which, according to experts, is increasing due to the unproved belief that they he
Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Jan 20, 2015 13:08

[Mexico] Soaring Microsoft shares boosted Bill Gates's fortune by $15.8bn in 2013

regained world's richest man title from Mexican telecoms magnate Carlos Slim in May, now has $78.5bn
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 3, 2014 17:42

[Mexico] Call for more COPD screening for smokers

Screening smokers with spirometry for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) picks up more cases than symptom-based detection, research suggests. The authors say the findings highlight the need for more screening in primary care, which is seldom u
added Jan 22, 2013 22:21

Mexico, Texas institutions unite to wage war on tobacco

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the National Institute of Cancer of the United Mexican States, and the Commission of National Institutes and High Specialty Hospitals joined forces today in Mexico City, signing an agreement to develop p
added Nov 29, 2012 15:30

[USA] Popular kids in US and Mexico more likely to smoke, studies show

New research from the University of Southern California (USC) and University of Texas finds that popular students in seven Southern California high schools are more likely to smoke cigarettes than their less popular counterparts. The study, which appear
Medical Xpress (
added Sep 6, 2012 02:17

[Mexico] Linking mass media campaigns to pictorial warning labels on cigarette packages: a cross-sectional study to evaluate effects among Mexican smokers

Consistent with other studies, adult smokers' exposure to new pictorial HWLs in Mexico was associated with psychosocial and behavioural responses related to quit behaviour. Exposure to the complementary media campaign was associated with independent addit
Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2012 11:12

[China, Ghana, India, Mexico, Russia] Health and Well-Being of Older Populations in Six Low- to Middle-Income Countries Examined in Census Bureau Report

PR Newswire
added May 8, 2012 05:18

TOBACCO TRADE Duty-Free Cigarettes Sold in Unlimited Quantities on the U.S.-Mexico Border Pose Customs Challenges (PDF)

U.S. agencies identified three schemes to evade U.S. and Mexican cigarette-related tax and other laws: (1) diversion from a duty-free store into U.S. commerce; (2) smuggling into Mexico through U.S. ports; and (3) smuggling back into the United States aft
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Nov 18, 2017 15:54
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