Headlines Tagged with Opinion/Surveys — 20,279 headlines found
Smokers should have access to less harmful alternatives to cigarettes and be able to easily get information about such products, a new poll finds. In general, eight out of ten adults believe that smoking is an important public health issue that governmen
Oct 11, 2018 Philip Morris International (ch)
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PMI: People Want Governments to Give Smokers Better Choices, Say Majority of 31,000 People Polled in 31 Countries Worldwide
A new global survey* commissioned by Philip Morris International and conducted by Ipsos reveals that 77 percent of adults agree that governments should do all they can to encourage men and women who would otherwise keep smoking cigarettes to completely sw
Oct 11, 2018 Business Wire
added Oct 12, 2018 17:10
Big tobacco companies moved Thursday to counter the hard line taken by a global tobacco control treaty, including its decision that new "vaping" products should face the same restrictions as cigarettes.
Oct 11, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
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Overall, 14.7 percent of high school students reported “currently” vaping in 2017, compared to 7.2 percent in 2015. In contrast, 3.5 percent of high schoolers reported currently smoking traditional cigarettes in 2017.
Oct 11, 2018 Connecticut Mirror
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When clinicians at Bath's hospital asked over 100 men (current or former smokers) if they knew that smoking is a risk factor for erectile dysfunction, fewer than one in seven said they did. The finding, if confirmed in larger studies, suggests that anti
Oct 11, 2018 MedPage Today
added Oct 12, 2018 14:07
The use of e-cigarettes among smokers has shifted from more affluent early adopters to being used more widely across all socioeconomic groups, according to new UCL research.
Oct 11, 2018 University College London (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 13:57
From 2014‐2017 in England, e‐cigarette use was greater among smokers from higher compared with lower socioeconomic status (SES) groups, but this difference attenuated over time. Use during a quit attempt was similar across SES groups. Use by long‐term ex
Oct 10, 2018 Wiley Online Library
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2017 Kansas Youth Risk Behavior Survey, one in 10 (10.6 percent) high school students in Kansas currently use e-cigarettes. And national data show that e-cigarette use among youth increased from 1.5 percent in 2011, to 11.7 percent in 2017.
Oct 10, 2018 Hays (KS) Post
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
Americans remain divided on whether the devices are a boon or a threat to public health. That's the main finding of a new HealthDay/Harris Poll that surveyed over 2,000 adults on their e-cigarette views. Vaping has long been promoted as a way to help sm
Oct 10, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 11, 2018 16:58
A study highlights concerns that e-cigs, marketed as a way to stop smoking, may be addictive
Oct 9, 2018 Science News Online
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