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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

[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

Central New Yorker's sound off on Santa as a non-smoker

Central New York parents are having their say on a major change to a children's classic story. A new version of "A Visit from St. Nicholas" edits out all references to Santa Claus' pipe habit - and critics argue it is political correctness gone haywire.
CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)
added Oct 16, 2012 16:13

[North Carolina] Smoking ban garners positive feedback in survey

The board has initiated a public input period from Sept. 27 to Oct. 24, and residents are encouraged to participate in an online survey about the ban. So far, feedback on the survey has been overwhelmingly positive.
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Oct 3, 2012 06:52

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

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

[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

[India] Plain packaging, bigger warning on tobacco products: Taskforce

PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 24, 2012 13:46

[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

[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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