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[Canada] E-cigarettes tried by 20% of youth in national survey

Canada’s cigarette smoking rate reached its lowest recorded level last year at 15 per cent, but 20 per cent of young people have tried vaping, the first national survey on electronic cigarette use suggests. In 2013, there were about 4.2 million regular
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 6, 2015 17:59
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[Canada] Flavoured tobacco products continue to be popular among high school students in Quebec: "The government can no longer delay a ban on flavoured tobacco products"

Coalition québécoise pour le contrôle du tabac (CQCT) and the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) – Quebec Division regret the results of the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact, University of Waterloo most recent survey which confirms the continued popu
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 10, 2014 10:39
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Over-Time Impacts of Pictorial Health Warning Labels and their Differences across Smoker Subgroups: Results from Adult Smokers in Canada and Australia.

Novel HWL policies in Canada and Australia appear effective in staving off “wear out” over the first two years after implementation, particularly amongst smokers who are from higher SES groups and, in Australia, who are younger.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 22, 2017 18:26
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Surgeon general’s e-cigarette report panned as ‘truly terrible’

“It is truly terrible,” writes Counterfactual’s Clive Bates...“It’s so bizarrely bad,” said Jeff Stier, risk analyst with the National Center for Public Policy Research... “Full of false, misleading, deceptive statements re #ecigs. Needs a health warning
Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Dec 10, 2016 17:49
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Flavoured non-cigarette tobacco product use among US adults: 2013–2014

Flavoured NCTP use is prominent among US adult tobacco users, particularly among e-cigarette, hookah and cigar users. Flavoured product use, especially fruit and sweet-flavoured products, was higher among younger adults. It is important for tobacco preven
Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2016 00:59
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Majority of Young Tobacco Users Tried a Flavored Product First

Among those reporting that the first product they used was flavored were 89 percent of hookah users, 81 percent of e-cigarette users, 65 percent of cigar users and 50 percent of cigarette smokers.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
added Nov 12, 2015 14:43
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[Canada] Widespread Use of Flavoured Tobacco Products Continues Among Ontario Youth

Bolstered by new data showing flavoured tobacco product use remains high among Ontario teens, the Ontario Campaign for Action on Tobacco (OCAT) is calling on the provincial government to ban all flavours in these products.
MarketWired
added Sep 10, 2014 10:37
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The tobacco endgame in Hong Kong: public support for a total ban on tobacco sales

A total ban on tobacco sales was supported by most respondents. Ex-smokers and current smokers also voiced substantial support, although less than never smokers. A total ban on tobacco sales before 2022 should be the goal as it is supported by most of th
Tobacco Control
added Sep 18, 2013 03:26
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[Asia] Qatar marks progress in fight against smoking

with close to 57% of male smokers having tried to quit the habit during the last 12 months, a survey has revealed. "The percentage of men who tried to quit smoking was 56.9%, with higher proportion being among those aged 18-44 years (58.3%) than those ag
Gulf Times (qa)
added Apr 18, 2013 11:43
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[Cyprus, Europe] Cypriots still heaviest smokers in EU

CYPRIOTS are the heaviest smokers in the EU puffing 20.5 cigarettes daily, according to a survey conducted as part of the European Commission’s campaign ‘Ex-smokers are unstoppable.’ According to the survey – conducted by iCoach, a digital health platfor
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Aug 4, 2012 14:03
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