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Associations between e-cigarette access and smoking and drinking behaviours in teenagers [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is an urgent need for controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children. Findings suggest that e-cigarettes are being accessed by teenagers more for experimentation than smoking cessation. Those most likely to access e-cigarettes may a
BioMed Central (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 10:14
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[UK] Scientists issue call for urgent controls on e-cigarette sales to children

Scientists have called for urgent controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children after finding high rates of usage among secondary school pupils in the region. In a survey of more than 16,000 teenagers in north-west England, the research
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 10:12
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Comment Opportunities / Make your voice heard and be part of our ongoing effort to improve public health in the United States.

Dates: Extension of comment period- Submit comments by July 2, 2015. Summary: We will hold the third, and final, public workshop to obtain information on electronic cigarettes and the public health on June 1-2, 2015.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Apr 2, 2015 18:52
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[New Zealand] Smoking among Maori girls stubbornly high

A new survey by Action on Smoking and Health shows smoking among 14 and 15 year olds is at its lowest level in 15 years. Just three percent are still smoking. But ASH director Stephanie Erick said Maori girls at that age are 4 times more likely to smok
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Mar 28, 2015 12:33
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[New York] The Debate To Raise The Legal Age For Buying Tobacco Products Is Back

we decided to get feedback from our own NYU students on the matter. After conducting a student survey we found that the majority of students who participated stood against the age raise. One student claimed:
NYULocal (blog)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:06
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[New York] Survey Shows Changing View Toward Smoking

A survey of Chemung, Steuben, and Schuyler County residents shows a growing number of residents are against smoking in public. Reporter Matt Jarchow explains what the survey revealed and what it means for the community.
Time Warner Cable News
added Mar 27, 2015 22:19
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[Massachusetts] Smoke ban being considered for Quincy public housing properties

The housing authority, which manages 938 state-funded and 650 federally funded residential units in Quincy, recently sent out a “Smoke-Free Housing Survey” to its tenants, a copy of which was obtained by The Patriot Ledger on Tuesday.
Quincy (MA) Patriot Ledger
added Mar 24, 2015 15:15
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[Canada] Alberta budget survey results: Albertans want a balanced approach

When asked how the province can stabilize revenue, the top three choices from Albertans responding to the survey were raising tobacco taxes (71%), increasing corporate taxes (69%) and introducing a graduated personal tax rate (58%).
Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:03
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WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2015 (PDF)

This report contains country-specific estimates1 for four indicators: current and daily tobacco smoking and current and daily cigarette smoking, for males and females for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2020 and 2025. Estimates were not calculated fo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:28
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WCTOH survey of global expertise in tobacco control

The Executive Committee of the WCTOH Scientific Programme Committee is conducting a survey to help to document international tobacco control expertise and activities, and to foster communication and collaboration in support of global tobacco control acti
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:13
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