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Most Americans Support Rise in Legal Smoking Age

a new survey finds most Americans support pushing the legal smoking age even higher. Across all regions of the United States, poll respondents gave an overwhelming thumbs-up to raising the legal age for buying tobacco products to 19, 20 or even 21.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 1, 2016 20:52
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[Asia, Israel] TA Sourasky Medical Center takes strict action against smoking

has outlawed smoking not only in “smoking rooms” inside the buildings but also in outdoor “smoking corners” attached to the buildings...Meanwhile, the Health Ministry issued on Tuesday the 2016 Smoking Report that by law must be given annually by the mini
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2016 20:27
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Health Canada will hold public consultations on plain tobacco packages

To mark Tuesday's World No Tobacco Day, Health Minister Jane Philpott announced a three-month online consultation on tobacco packaging sizes and shapes to guide the development of the new regulations. The plain packaging measures will include a standard
CBC News (ca)
added May 31, 2016 20:12
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[Norway] Majority: Ban tobacco sales for those born after 2000

Six out of ten Norwegians support a proposal from the Norwegian Medical Association (Legeforeningen - NMA) to ban the sale of tobacco products to anyone born after 2000. NMA said in January that Norway should create “a tobacco-free generation” by 2035.
The Local (no)
added May 30, 2016 19:35
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[Asia] Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking

Most non-smokers who object to smoking in public places just move away from those violating the law instead of protesting and demanding their right for clean air, according to a survey issued by the Israel Cancer Association (ICA) to mark World No Smokin
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2016 19:23
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[UK] 59% of smokers think public vaping leads kids to try it

The British public and smokers in particular are concerned about the use of e-cigarettes and confused about their safety, according to exclusive research conducted by Allen Carr Addiction Clinics, with 47% of people claiming they view e-cigarettes as the
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added May 30, 2016 15:09
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[New Jersey] WATCH: Do NJ beachgoers support a smoking ban?

Visitors to the Asbury Park Boardwalk on Saturday overwhelmingly supported a state bill that would give cigarettes the boot on beaches throughout New Jersey. But the jury is still out on whether Gov. Chris Christie will sign the bill, which the Legisla
NJ.com
added May 29, 2016 15:23
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[Asia, China] Public satisfied with Beijing smoking ban

Public satisfaction with smoking control efforts in Beijing has doubled since a city-wide smoking ban came into place last year, according to survey results released on Friday. The survey conducted by nonprofit organization the Chinese Association on Tob
Xinhua Newswire
added May 27, 2016 22:24
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Surveys consistently reveal most Czechs favour ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants

Are we out of step with the rest of Europe? “We most definitely are. We are, really… in fact behind even Russia, which is alarming. It is kind of sad that we are the ‘last’ country. There are questions why that is and the fact is that there is a very str
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added May 27, 2016 22:24
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[Asia, India] 'Larger pictorial warning has little impact on smoking habit'

Amid a raging debate over larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packets, over 70 per cent smokers have said it will have little impact on their smoking habit, according to a survey by insurance firm ICICI Lombard. The government has mandated companies t
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 27, 2016 18:58
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