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[UK-Scotland] Scottish teenagers admit trying e-cigarettes

Almost a quarter of 13 and 14-year-olds in Scotland have tried electronic cigarettes, according to Ash Scotland. The anti-smoking campaign commissioned research which indicated 24% of young teenagers have used the devices. But 63% of the young people q
BBC Online
added Jul 11, 2014 08:16

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Cigarette Warning Labels Can Cause a Smoker to Quit: The Bigger the Better

"Warning labels vary widely from country to country but it's clear that once people see the labels, the same psychological and emotional processes are involved in making people consider quitting smoking," said Hua-Hie Yong, one of the researchers, in a n
added Jul 11, 2014 07:26

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] The bigger the better: Cigarette warning labels prompt quit attempts

Cigarette warning labels can influence a smoker to try to quit even when the smoker is trying to avoid seeing the labels, according to a survey of thousands of adult smokers in four countries published by the American Psychological Association.
Medical Xpress (
added Jul 11, 2014 07:22

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Cigarette Warning Labels May Prompt Quit Attempts

Cigarette warning labels may influence smokers to quit even when they try to void seeing the labels, according to a study. Researchers found that small, text-only warning labels like those on cigarette packs in the United States prompt people to think a
University Herald
added Jul 11, 2014 07:22

[Korea - South] 59% of Koreans Are in Agreement with Plan to Raise Cigarette Price by 2000 Won

Gallup Korea recently held a survey on 1,000 adults older than 19 years of age, asking "What do you think about the plan to increase the price for a pack of cigarettes to 4,500 won from the current 2,500 won?"
Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Jul 10, 2014 04:01

[Turkey] Turks smoking less, survey shows

Use of tobacco in Turkey has dropped to 27.1 percent of the population from 31.2 percent in four years, according to a recent survey by the Health Ministry
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:08

[Arizona] Survey: Summer boredom triggers jump in first cigarette use among teens

A recent survey has shown that there is a bump of teens experimenting with cigarettes in June and July, mostly due to boredom and ample free time over the summer. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health surveyed teens between the ages of 12 and 17 an
620KTAR (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:20

America's Hookah-Smoking Teens Are Wealthy and White

The bubbling devices can now be found in suburban basements and college dorm rooms, and hookah lounges have proliferated in recent years. Smoking from a hookah carries many of the same risks as cigarettes. With water pipes not as portable, hookah users ar
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 8, 2014 16:27

Expensive Internet and Other Hotel Peeves

In the 2014 Pet Peeves survey ... No. 3 on the list, a new entry in this year’s poll, was cigarette odor lingering in some rooms
New York Times
added Jul 8, 2014 05:55

[New York] VIDEO: Word on the Street: Smoking ban in public housing

News 12 asked residents what they thought about a smoking ban in public housing. Some residents said there should be a designated place for smokers.
News 12 Westchester (Yonkers, NY)
added Jul 7, 2014 21:57
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