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Substantial disparities in adult cigarette smoking prevalence exist among and within Asian and Hispanic subgroups, with Koreans and Puerto Ricans reporting the highest cigarette smoking prevalences within their respective racial/ethnic population. These f
Aug 4, 2016 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 4, 2016 21:22
While 76 percent and 58 percent, respectively, knew that too much sunlight and family history were potential risk factors for vision loss, only half were aware that smoking puts eyesight at risk.
Aug 4, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 4, 2016 21:18
Only among Native Americans and Alaska Natives did the smoking rate rise...“In general, smoking is getting more and more concentrated among disadvantaged groups. And it's poor people, ethnic minorities, people with mental illness,” said Glantz
Aug 3, 2016 Washington Post
added Aug 5, 2016 17:41
In 2015, smoking levels decreased to 16.9% in England, PHE’s Annual Population Survey (APS) shows. This is down from 17.8% in 2014. Alison Cox, Cancer Research UK’s director of prevention, said: “Smoking is still the biggest preventable cause of cancer,
Aug 3, 2016 Charity Today News (uk)
added Aug 4, 2016 11:00
Alison Cox, Cancer Research UK’s director of prevention, said: “Smoking is still the biggest preventable cause of cancer, so it’s good to see that smoking rates are at a record low. “But today’s data shows large regional variations that reflect health i
Aug 2, 2016 Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Aug 4, 2016 11:08
The Annual Population Survey (APS) shows that the number of people smoking in the region fell to 18.7% in 2015 from 19.8% in 2014. This is a fall from 29% of people smoking in 2005 - a total of around 189,000 fewer smokers over that period.
Aug 2, 2016 metroradio (uk)
added Aug 3, 2016 13:29
Why millennials are not the 'hook up generation' after all: Young people 'are having less sex than their parents did'
compelling evidence that teenagers are becoming less and less likely to smoke... Widespread public disapproval of smoking, drunkenness, drug abuse and teen mothers is also likely to have influenced teen behaviour.
Aug 2, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2016 20:50
quizzed 3,770 revellers at 16 separate events via its stand Party MAG-Net ...The anonymous responses revealed that the two legal drugs, tobacco and alcohol, were the most consumed in Luxembourg, with 37.1 percent and 87.3 perecent of partygoers quizzed sa
Aug 2, 2016 Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:46
The Ministry of Health is consulting on policy options for the regulation of e‑cigarettes, including possible amendments to the SFEA. This consultation aims to clarify the legal position. This publication contains a consultation submission form with spe
Aug 2, 2016 New Zealand Ministry of Health (nz)
added Aug 2, 2016 14:56
“E-cigarettes are relatively new and evolving products. There is scientific consensus that they are less harmful than tobacco cigarettes.” “I welcome feedback from the public on the future regulation and control of E-cigarettes,” Mr Lotu-Iiga says. Cons
Aug 2, 2016 New Zealand News Online (uk)
added Aug 2, 2016 13:33