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[Florida] US college students believe hookah safer than cigarette

Many college students in the US consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes, despite emerging evidence otherwise, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Public Health examined the prevalence of h
Business Standard (in)
added Dec 14, 2014 14:10
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[Ireland] Public views sought on tobacco controls

A public consultation on imposing tougher tobacco sale restrictions has been launched by the Department of Health. ..introduction of a licensing system for tobacco products and non-medicinal nicotine delivery systems, including e-cigarettes. It is propo
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Dec 3, 2014 13:27
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[Canada] Half of teen smokers opt for flavours: study

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
Canadian Press
added Jun 20, 2014 11:58
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[Wisconsin] Poll shows strong support for smoke-free parks

The Transform Wisconsin poll found that 73 percent of those surveyed in La Crosse County favor tobacco-free parks, beaches and fairgrounds, with 54 percent strongly backing the idea. On the butt end of the survey, 25 percent oppose such a ban, 15 percent
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Sep 26, 2013 01:24
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[UK] Smoke-free play areas a possibility in Boston

before the no-smoking signs go up your views are being sought about the idea. ​ Consultation will last until September 27 and seeks views on smoking habits by adults who accompany children to playgrounds.
This is Lincolnshire (Lincolnshire Echo) (uk)
added Sep 21, 2013 12:45
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States Chronicle Pictorial warnings on Cigarette packs hardly enable teenagers to Quit Smoking

According to the study, big anti-smoking messages on the front of cigarette packets may help deter youngsters tempted by tobacco but have little effect when they are on the back of the pack. However, they did have an effect on non-smokers and experimenta
States Chronicle News and Media
added Sep 6, 2013 17:14
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CDC: More teens smoking e-cigarettes, hookah

More middle and high school students are smoking electronic cigarettes, hookahs and cigars...While rates for those tobacco products have increased, overall youth smoking rates haven't declined at all, a concerning figure for health officials. "We need e
CBS
added Nov 13, 2014 14:36
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Alaska officials say smoking down among teens

Smoking among Alaska high school students has dramatically declined in recent years, health officials said Monday. A spring survey found 40 percent fewer students are smoking compared to six years ago — 10.6 percent this year compared with 17.8 percent
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 16, 2013 03:19
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[Canada] E-cigarette use increasing amongst teens, study shows

A new study suggests more teens are using e-cigarettes, which may be a gateway for nicotine addiction amongst young people with little to no regulation in Alberta. Dr. Michael Khoury, a pediatrician at the Stollery Children's Hospital in Edmonton, condu
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 25, 2016 15:19
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Russians don't cut down on cigarettes but learn to avoid no-smoking areas - poll

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.
TASS (ru)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:51
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