Headlines Tagged with Opinion/Surveys — 19,745 headlines found
The expiry of the current Federal Tobacco Control Strategy (FTCS) in March 2018 presents an opportunity to modernize the federal approach, reduce the burden of tobacco use on all Canadians and strengthen Canada's role as a world leader in public health.
May 31, 2017 Canada.ca (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
Based on 89 surveys in both countries between 1993 and 2014, researchers say the growth of support for smoking restrictions, even among smokers, shows that outdoor smoking bans can achieve majority support. “This and other studies have found that it loo
Oct 12, 2015 Reuters
added Oct 12, 2015 21:29
This approach can provide objective and updated information, which are useful to assess the efficacy of tobacco-control interventions, with the aim of designing and implementing effective tobacco control plans.
Dec 19, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2014 03:06
Among Canadian teens who report using tobacco, more than half are opting for products infused with such flavours as bubble-gum, cherry or watermelon, a study has found. The University of Waterloo study, published Thursday in the U.S. Centers for Disease
Jun 19, 2014 Canadian Press
added Jun 20, 2014 11:58
Notes from the Field: Electronic Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2012
CDC and the Food and Drug Administration will continue to explore ways to increase surveillance and research on e-cigarettes. Given the rapid increase in use and youths' susceptibility to social and environmental influences to use tobacco, developing str
Sep 5, 2013 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 5, 2013 15:18
A Senate ad-hoc working group held a town hall on February 11 to discuss the possibility of making McGill a “smoke-free” campus. Students showed up to express their views on the issue, and to argue the benefits and costs of instituting policies that woul
Feb 15, 2016 McGill Daily (ca)
added Feb 15, 2016 19:44
A national survey of U.S. middle and high school students finds that those who use tobacco or nicotine products are likely to also use more than one type of product. About 15 percent of the adolescents reported smoking cigarettes, cigars, pipes, bidis, h
Feb 5, 2015 Reuters
added Feb 5, 2015 06:31
The number of smokers in Russia has not declined over the past year. A third of the country's population still smoke (34 percent now vs. 35 percent in 2014), the All-Russia Public Opinion Study Center (VTsIOM) has said.
Jun 16, 2015 TASS (ru)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:51
"The pattern was really very clear. The score was significantly less for e-cig use than for tobacco use," said lead researcher Jonathan Foulds... "E-cig users feel less addicted."
Dec 19, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 20, 2014 15:06
22.9% of high school students reported current use of a tobacco product, including 12.6% who reported current use of two or more tobacco products. Among all high school students, cigarettes (12.7%) and cigars (11.9%) were the most commonly reported tobacc
Nov 13, 2014 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 13, 2014 14:31