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[Canada] Backgrounder – Future of Tobacco Control

Minister Philpott will convene a national forum to hear from stakeholders, including tobacco control organizations, health professionals, First Nations and Inuit people, provinces, territories and international experts. The forum will inform the developme
Government of Canada (ca)
added Nov 26, 2016 16:29

[Ohio] Smoking decrease among students

Of 799 respondents, 22 percent of UC students reported to having smoked cigarettes within the last 30 days, according to a spring 2013 report from the ACHA. However, the latest spring 2016 ACHA report, which garnered 950 respondents, shows that number i
The News Record (University of Cincinnati)
added Nov 24, 2016 02:20

Household smoke exposure linked to antisocial behavior in young adolescents

Researchers found modest, yet reliable long-term links between early childhood household smoke exposure and self-reported antisocial behavior in early adolescence. For the study, parents of 1035 children reported on the presence of household smokers at
added Nov 21, 2016 21:13

[New Zealand] Maori, Pacific women smokers less physically dependent on tobacco

Maori and Pacific women who smoke are less physically dependent on cigarettes than NZ European and other women, a new study has found. Smokers completed three questionnaires - one at the "baseline" entry to the study and the others after two of the Gove
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Nov 21, 2016 21:11

[Canada] Early childhood household smoke exposure predicts later delinquency and dropout risk at age 12

more children are exposed to household tobacco smoke in early childhood, the greater their risk of adopting antisocial behavior toward others, engaging in proactive and reactive aggression, having conduct problems at school, and dropping out at age 12. "
added Nov 21, 2016 15:55

Wisconsin Youth Tobacco Survey: Good News and Bad

One of the strongest factors in young people's decisions to use e-cigarettes is that they are flavored, and according to the data, 96 percent of middle school students and nearly 88 percent of high school students say the flavoring is what appeals to the
Public News Service (PNS)
added Nov 21, 2016 15:54

[Asia, China] Shanghai welcomes new smoking ban

some members of the public said they welcome the extended smoking ban in Shanghai, which is aimed at shielding residents from secondhand smoke. The new regulation prohibiting smoking at all public indoor venues and indoor working areas was recently appro (cn)
added Nov 21, 2016 04:39

[California] VIDEO: The impact of the new cigarette tax

The tax is supposed to make people think twice about smoking. KUSI's Dan Plante shows us how this is affecting people who smoke, and sell smokes.
KUSI-9 (San Diego, CA)
added Nov 17, 2016 17:22

E-cigarettes, a safer alternative for teenagers? A UK focus group study of teenagers' views [FREE FULL TEXT]

Teenagers support the use of e-cigarettes as smoking cessation aids for established adult smokers. However, they engage with these products differently from adults, with the novel hypothesis that covert use could potentially reinforce traditional cigarett
BMJ Open (uk)
added Nov 21, 2016 15:41

Asthmatic Teens More Apt to Smoke Cigarettes

Teens with asthma were more than twice as likely to start smoking cigarettes as teens without asthma, and they were also more likely to get hooked on cigarettes, researchers reported here. Based on interviews and responses from a previously validated surv
MedPage Today
added Nov 18, 2016 00:36
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