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[New Jersey] Study shows county high schoolers smoke less, eat healthier, but binge drink more than in 2000

The YRBS study revealed that Hunterdon County high school students have shown progress and improvement in many health-risk behaviors. They have decreased their experimentation with tobacco since 2000
Hunterdon County (NJ) Democrat
added Jan 8, 2013 05:29
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[Canada] Day 96: Canadian Facts, maybe, but not much insight

Mr. Philip Cadieux, who testified today, was the fourth witness to have once worked for Imperial Tobacco's marketing department. (On his LinkedIn profile, he list the company as BAT Canada which is now more accurate and less likely to lead to confusion w
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 11:45
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Cotinine versus questionnaire: early-life environmental tobacco smoke exposure and incident asthma

Conclusions: Biomarker- and questionnaire-based assessment of ETS in early life lead to similar estimates of ETS-associated risk of recurrent wheeze and asthma.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 6, 2012 11:46
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[Canada] Addiction survey finds smoking rates, opioid use down in Ontario

Smoking rates are levelling off in Ontario as prescription drug abuse rates have dropped, but it’s not all good news in the latest survey by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health: reports of people driving after smoking pot are on the rise.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Nov 29, 2012 15:54
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Kenya to complete survey on tobacco use in mid 2013

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) Research Scientist Dr Jane Onga'ng'o told journalists in Nairobi that collection of data for the tobacco use survey will be done between October and December 2012. "The survey, which will be used to determine the
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Sep 26, 2012 12:55
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A final warning to Russian smokers

The Ministry of Health has developed a harsh draft anti-tobacco law that would ban smoking in public areas and remove smoking areas from institutions, hospitals and cafés. The draft will be submitted to the State Duma during the fall session.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Aug 21, 2012 20:39
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[Canada] Survey finds few smokers disuaded by graphic images of tobacco's grisly toll

With cigarette packages now featuring expanded and more graphic health warnings, a new survey commissioned by Health Canada has found that past warning messages have persuaded only a minority of smokers to try to quit or reduce their consumption of cigare
National Post (ca)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:26
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[India] Plain packaging, bigger warning on tobacco products: Taskforce

PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 24, 2012 13:46
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[UK] Smoking ban: debate still fuming five years on

According to research released today by Market Force Information, 22.4 per cent of Brits say they now visit the pub more often as a direct result of the ban, with 70 per cent of parents more likely to take their children to the pub than they were prior t
BigHospitality (uk)
added Jul 5, 2012 10:31
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[India] Is Maharashtra government skirting tobacco ban?

States like Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Goa and Bihar have banned gutkha sale but Maharashtra is yet to take such a bold step. However, the alarming rate of tobacco consumption especially among the young population is a cause for concern. Some experts feel t
DNA India (in)
added Jun 19, 2012 15:11
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