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Poll shows most Russians support ban on selling cigarettes to those born after 2014

The majority of Russians (61%) support the proposal put forward by Russia’s Ministry of Health to impose a complete ban on tobacco sales to individuals born in 2015 or later, a poll conducted by the All-Russia Public Opinion Research Center revealed.
TASS (ru)
added Jan 26, 2017 18:01

[Africa, Kenya] Children highly exposed to tobacco, survey shows

According to Consumers Information Network survey report released yesterday, the sale of tobacco products around schools has seen a large percentage of children take up smoking and use of other forms of tobacco.
added Jan 26, 2017 14:45

[Canada] More than half of Northerners reported buying illegal cigarettes - study

The National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco commissioned research that tracked the cigarette-buying habits of people in Ontario. The study found 32 per cent of respondents purchased contraband cigarettes, a figure that the coalition says is the hig
Canadian Press
added Jan 25, 2017 01:04

E-Cigarettes Are Expanding Tobacco Product Use Among Youth

In the first national analysis of the impact of e-cigarettes on trends in youth smoking in the United States, UCSF researchers did not find evidence that e-cigarettes have caused youth smoking to decline. In fact, combined e-cigarette and cigarette use a
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Jan 23, 2017 19:55

WILLS: E-Cigarettes and Adolescents’ Risk Status

The good news is that 73% of the adolescent population did not use any tobacco-related product (nonusers). However, that 27% of adolescents still do is not comforting to public health researchers and advocates. Here I bring out 3 points about how this pap
added Jan 23, 2017 13:16

E-cigarettes are getting non-smoking teens hooked on nicotine: Warning youngsters are starting out by vaping before moving onto real cigarettes

found the number of schoolchildren who were both smoking cigarettes and e-cigarettes – which vaporise a fluid containing nicotine and a flavouring – has risen between 2011 and 2014, suggesting that the trendy devices are a gateway to the harmful habit. A
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 23, 2017 13:11

[Colorado] Parks and Rec approves survey on smoking policy

Board members discussed the possibility of banning cigarettes and tobacco from the Cortez Recreation Center at their November meeting. But they decided to release a public survey before they made their official suggestion to the Cortez City Council. Now
Cortez (CO) Journal
added Jan 24, 2017 17:00

[Pennsylvania] President Eric Barron announces formation of task force to explore smoke-free campus options

Both undergraduate and graduate student governments have made strides to explore this possibility in the past. UPUA Speaker of the Assembly and member of the newly formed task force, Alex Shockley said the idea for a smoke-free campus originated in stud
Penn State University
added Jan 20, 2017 02:41

E-cigarettes and National Adolescent Cigarette Use: 2004–2014

CONCLUSIONS: The introduction of e-cigarettes was not associated with a change in the linear decline in cigarette smoking among youth. E-cigarette–only users would be unlikely to have initiated tobacco product use with cigarettes.
added Jan 23, 2017 13:20

Misperceptions of harm among Natural American Spirit smokers: results from wave 1 of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study (2013–2014)

The majority of NAS smokers inaccurately believes that their cigarettes are less harmful than other brands. Given the brand's rapid growth and its more common use in vulnerable groups (eg, young adults, lesbian, gay, bisexual, ‘other’ or ‘questioning’ ad
Tobacco Control
added Jan 20, 2017 21:58
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