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[Europe] PERIGOIS: EU public says enough is enough on tobacco control

According to a recent survey conducted by the polling company Populus, EU voters think that public policy on stamping out smoking is misdirected. In particular, the European public believes that curbing tobacco consumption is the second least important is
added Dec 12, 2018 17:28

Survey indicates differences in Virginia smoking rates by region, income and education

About 14 percent of Virginia adults are current cigarette smokers, but smoking rates differ significantly in various regions of the state and based on income and education, according to a survey.Rates of adults having used electronic nicotine delivery dev
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Dec 10, 2018 23:07

Virginia Health Officials Release Adult Tobacco Use Survey Results

, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Tobacco Control Program (TCP) launched the first Virginia Adult Tobacco Survey (VATS) to guide the state’s tobacco control activities.VATS assessed tobacco use as well as attitudes and opinions on tobacco such as
added Dec 10, 2018 17:03
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Decline Stalls: 58 Million Americans Still Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

the percentage of nonsmokers exposed to secondhand smoke did not decline significantly across most demographic subgroups. This lack of decline could be attributable to the slowed adoption of comprehensive smoke-free laws in all workplaces, restaurants, a
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Dec 10, 2018 04:33

[Australia] CARUANA: Why We Should Drop The Term “E-Cigarettes”

Tobacco Harm Reduction experts agree that the word ‘e-cigarette’ should be replaced with vape or vaporiser, in order to avoid that the product is associated with its deadly combustible counterpart.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Dec 7, 2018 18:56

Cigarette smoking among Virginia teens continues to decline, but e-cig use is now higher than cigarettes

the rate of electronic cigarette use among teens now exceeds that of conventional cigarettes, according to a new statewide survey.About 6.5 percent of Virginia teens who took the 2017 Virginia Youth Survey were defined as current smokers, meaning they rep
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 6, 2018 19:47

[Asia] WHO: 50% of Egyptian Youth Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

"almost half of young Egyptians (48.9%) are exposed to secondhand smoke at home, and 36.5% are exposed to it in the workplace." Dr. Doaa Al-Saleh, coordinator of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), said: "These rates refer to those wh
Asharq Al-Awsat (uk)
added Dec 5, 2018 17:33

[UK] Nine in ten English adults have at least one unhealthy trait linked to an early death, such as drinking too much alcohol, smoking, or eating a poor diet, reveals NHS survey

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 4, 2018 17:16

Report: E-cigarette use on the rise among Arizona students

E-cigarettes are in. That's one of the main findings in the 2018 Arizona Youth Survey, which asks, among other things, which illicit substances Arizona's eighth-, 10th- and 12th-graders gravitate toward. The biennial report, conducted by the Arizona Cri
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Dec 4, 2018 17:11

[UK] Most adults living unhealthy lifestyles

Is there any good news? Yes. Cigarette use is falling. In 1993 27% of adults were smokers, last year it was down to 17% with growing numbers turning to vaping.
BBC Online
added Dec 4, 2018 14:54
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