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[Michigan] Cigarillo use increases estimates of teen smoking rates by half

The percentage of teens who smoked tobacco in the past 30 days increased by more than half when cigarillos—small cigars or little cigars—are included with regular cigarettes as a form of tobacco use. The finding supports concerns in the public health com
University of Michigan
added Dec 18, 2015 20:13
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Flavored Tobacco Product Use Among US Youth Aged 12-17 Years, 2013-2014

Most tobacco use begins during youth and young adulthood. Recent declines in prevalence of cigarette smoking among youth have coincided with increased use of e-cigarettes and hookahs. Although flavors other than menthol are prohibited in cigarettes in th
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Nov 12, 2015 14:43
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[Iceland] Denmark: Almost 1 in 2 upper-secondary students smoke

46% of Danish upper-secondary students smoke either daily or occasionally, according to a new survey by the State Institute of Public Health (SIPH), with the numbers revealing a huge increase in young smokers over the past two decades.
Icenews (is)
added Sep 23, 2015 19:42
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[Canada, UK] Pot-smoking students 'perform better academically' than those who smoke tobacco

* Marijuana smokers achieve better grades than cigarette smokers * Teenagers who smoke tobacco are more likely to commit crime, say experts * It is thought as tobacco has become more stigmatised, fewer intelligent students have started smoking it
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2014 11:42
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FLAVOURED TOBACCO USE AMONG CANADIAN YOUTH: EVIDENCE FROM CANADA’S 2010/2011 YOUTH SMOKING SURVEY ($$)

Of particular interest for this report are questions asked on the YSS questionnaire that determine tobacco usage in the last 30 days. Table 2 indicates the specific wording of items used in the subsequent analyses.
University of Waterloo (ca)
added Oct 7, 2013 11:26
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Clinical Notes: Users Deem E-Cigs Safer

Some 80% of individuals who reported using so-called electronic cigarettes in a large survey said the products are safer than traditional cigarettes.
MedPage Today
added Feb 11, 2013 11:28
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One in 9 Ohio teens smoke, survey finds

Ohio has the fifth-highest rate of adolescent smoking, despite making great reductions in the number of 12- to 17-year-olds who choose to light up, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Newark (OH) Advocate
added Nov 17, 2012 19:04
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[Canada] Day 82: a GREAT DAY for public health researchers

For decades Imperial Tobacco maintained what is arguably the best and most consistent monitoring tool on smoking behaviour. Its Continuous Market Assessment (CMA) . . . . The information that will be released soon . . . is a valuable gift from this trial
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 14, 2012 13:28
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[Canada] Graphic cigarette warnings don’t put out fire

a $140,000 Health Canada-sponsored survey of 1,505 adult smokers indicates that the agency’s past experimentation with warning messages is causing Canadians to stop lighting up around non-smokers, but may have done little in persuading them to put down th
National Post (ca)
added Aug 7, 2012 03:14
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[Ireland] Poll: Should the price of cigarettes be increased?

HEALTH MINISTER JAMES Reilly has reportedly proposed increasing the price of cigarettes from just under €9 to €15 in the next six years. . . . So we want to know what you think. Should the price of cigarettes
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jul 15, 2012 14:00
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