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[Florida] QuitDoc releases statewide survey revealing broad support to reduce youth exposure to tobacco

Floridians seem to realize that increasing the legal age and limiting the sale of certain items to stores that restrict youth access will have a profound impact on youth tobacco use.
PR Web
added Mar 3, 2015 08:41

GLANTZ: ACS. Harvard, and NCI researchers conclude that smoking causes breast cancer: This is important to all women

It is time to actively integrate breast cancer into tobacco control efforts, particularly for the CDC and US Surgeon General to add breast cancer to the official list of disease smoking and secondhand smoke “causes.” This recognition will be particularl
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 3, 2015 04:13

Gov. Robert Bentley proposes cigarette tax increase, should Alabama impose a tax on e-cigarettes?

Gov. Robert Bentley's plan to fill a $700 million budget shortfall includes increasing the tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products by 82.5 cents a pack. That plan, however, doesn't include a tax on electronic cigarettes, a battery-powered device th
added Mar 2, 2015 17:51

Smokers use e-cigarettes to supplement their habit NOT to quit, study reveals

Hyland of the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in New York suggests that some people simply use the devices as a 'crutch' / His findings were drawn from a pool of 20,000 participants Ultimately, the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health study will fol
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 1, 2015 10:47

[Montana] Reaction mixed on smoke shack ruling

Officials said it might take several weeks to determine exactly what impact the ruling will have on Gold’s Casino and Players Casino, the two 10th Avenue South casinos owned by brothers Doug and K.C. Palagi and their attorney and business partner Gregg S
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Mar 1, 2015 09:24

Study: Smokers may tap into multiple sources for nicotine

The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix. It's a preliminary finding, but it highlights some key questions as health officials assess electronic cigarette
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 27, 2015 16:37

Poll: Iowans support raising age for tobacco purchases

A bill introduced in the House earlier this year would raise that age to 19. A separate bill moving through the Senate also would raise the age at which individuals could purchase tobacco products to 19. Supporters say raising the minimum age would prev
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Feb 27, 2015 13:35

[UK] Smokers Are More Likely To Suffer From Anxiety And Depression

Contrary to the perception of cigarettes as a stress reliever, smokers are 70 percent more likely to suffer from anxiety and depression overall compared with non-smokers, according to a new British study. Research from the University College London and
Huffington Post (blog)
added Feb 27, 2015 13:25

Nearly Half of U.S. Smokers Use Multiple Tobacco Products, Survey Shows

The survey, called Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, involved more than 46,000 people aged 12 or older and was co-funded by the NIH’s National Institute on Drug Abuse and the US FDA’s Center on Tobacco Products.
Wall Street OTC
added Feb 27, 2015 10:36

[UK] Smoking in pubs should be brought back, say majority of public

More than half of the 4,135 adults polled by the Institute of Economic Affairs said pubs should have private rooms for customers to smoke in, while only 35 per cent opposed the idea.
Gloucester Citizen (uk)
added Feb 27, 2015 09:50
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