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Percentage of adult Arizonans who smoke dips to 15.3 percent

The Arizona Department of Health Services says the percentage of smokers as of 2014 was at an all-time low of 15.3 percent. That's down a percentage point from the rate in 2013. Tobacco prevention and cessation
Arizona Daily Sun
added Oct 27, 2015 20:07

First-time tobacco users lured by flavorings, report says

In a nationwide survey of U.S. children aged 12 to 17, the Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products has found that among those trying a hookah, electronic cigarette, cigar or regular cigarette for the first time, the numbers who chose t
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 26, 2015 14:24

Flavored Tobacco Product Use Among US Youth Aged 12-17 Years, 2013-2014 FREE ONLINE FIRST

this study confirms widespread appeal of flavored products among youth tobacco users. In addition to continued proven tobacco control and prevention strategies, efforts to decrease use of flavored tobacco products among youth should be considered.
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
added Oct 26, 2015 14:09

[UK] Tobacco Firms Tried to ‘Delay and Derail’ U.K. Plain Packaging Law

alleges that four of the world’s biggest tobacco companies flooded the U.K. government with “substandard evidence” to delay the creation of the country’s plain-packaging law. In 2012, British American Tobacco PLC, Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, Japan Tobacc
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 12, 2015 17:08

[UK-Wales] Questions raised over whether e-cigarettes lead to smoking after survey can't find a single regular user that has never smoked

New figures on e-cigarette use, commissioned by the Welsh Government Newly published research has cast doubt on claims that e-cigarettes attract non-smokers, it has been claimed. The Welsh Health Survey asked regular users of vaping devices if they had
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 9, 2015 08:23

Poll finds California voters support taxes on cigarettes, commercial properties

"I'm anti-smoking and I'd love to see cigarettes go away permanently, so I wouldn't mind seeing them taxed more heavily," said Caudill, 47, a delivery manager who lives in the Bay Area. "But whether any of these taxes pass next year will depend on the ec
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 1, 2015 08:55

South Florida investigative report teens vaping dangerous drugs on the rise conducted a series of interviews with teens at Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF)... As the electronic cigarette is luring more and more teens into vaping...there is a new breed of vaping devices flooding the South Florida market. It (National)
added Sep 28, 2015 10:29

[Florida] State study shows youth cigarette smoking is down, but e-cigs use is up

youth cigarette smoking rates are at an all-time low, with just 6.9 percent of high schoolers lighting up this year. But the report found a troubling trend, too: The number of high schoolers using e-cigarettes has nearly tripled in the last two years, wi
Gainesville (FL) Sun
added Sep 26, 2015 23:27

[South Carolina] Taking Down Tobacco

Some students mentioned that they felt the current policy regarding tobacco on campus was sufficient. “I think [the new policy] is wrong because we are a public university and we already cannot smoke within a certain distance from each building,” said se
The Tiger (Clemson U.)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:56

[UK-Scotland] Definitive list of the Top 100 best things from the last 30 years.. according to Scots

23. The Smoking ban
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:27
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