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RODU: Drinking, bingeing and toking more popular than smoking among teens in 2014

Teen smoking deservedly gets a great deal of attention from the media and public policymakers, but one government survey shows that teens consume alcohol and marijuana at far higher rates than cigarettes. The National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (NSD
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jul 8, 2017 02:28
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[UK] An Oral History of Britain's Smoking Ban

we talk to the politicians, campaigners and pub owners instrumental in making the ban happen – and the DJs and promoters who lived with the consequences....This is an account of the ban's introduction to the UK.
Vice.com
added Jul 7, 2017 14:55
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[Australia] Widespread support for CBD smoking ban

Smoking is more prevalent in Nowra than in many parts of Australia, and many residents have had a gutful of second-hand smoke in the CBD. A South Coast Register poll indicated there has been widespread support for an all-out ban on smoking in Nowra’s CB
South Coast Register (au)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:22
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US teen tobacco use declines

cigarette smoking among US high school students is at an all-time low. One in 5 US high school students in 2016 reported using a tobacco product within the past 30 days, an improvement from 1 in 4 students just one year before. “These findings reinforce
Christian Science Monitor
added Jul 7, 2017 01:07
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Proposed FDA Rule May Force Some Smokeless Products Off Shelves

With the public-comment period on a proposed chemical standard for smokeless products coming to a close July 10, NATO is asking that retailers communicate the potential harm the rule may have on their businesses to staff at the U.S. Food and Drug Administ
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 8, 2017 17:48
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[Asia-pacific] How do Singaporeans feel about the local e-cigarette ban?

While Singapore is well on its way of becoming a smoke-free island (in terms of regulations), locals do not believe that this will necessarily encourage smokers to quit, and think that authorities should be open towards safer tobacco alternatives such a
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:28
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[Nevada] Americans in this state are the biggest users of e-cigarettes

E-cigarette smoking first became popular on the West Coast, and they also like to share their love of vaping. Nevada topped the chart for top cities with vape-related tweets, according to an analysis of 55,000 people by VaporFi, a vapor retailer that se
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 8, 2017 02:15
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CHAPMAN: E-cigarettes are some young people’s training wheels for smoking. Here’s the evidence

A series of nine recent studies has shown young people who try e-cigarettes are more likely to go on to smoke cigarettes... researchers have combined the results of these nine studies, involving 17,389 people aged 14-30, and analysed the results (in a ty
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:29
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[Asia, India] 20 lakh users in state quit tobacco in a decade: Study

At least 20 lakh people in Karnataka have overcome their tobacco addiction — cigarettes, beedis and chewing tobacco — in the past 10 years... India has over eight million fewer tobacco consumers today than seven years ago despite the population growth. T
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2017 17:27
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[California] Why Teens Are Smoking Less, In Their Own Words

“My friends don’t smoke cigarettes,” said Terrell, of Sacramento, Calif. “It’s nasty.” Terrell is emblematic of a generation of teenagers who appear more knowledgeable about the risks of tobacco — and are smoking fewer cigarettes than ever before.
California Healthline
added Jul 5, 2017 15:32
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