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Sparks fly over cigarette nicotine limit [July 26, 2018 From: The Australian]

If this plan for nicotine-reduced cigarettes gets the green light, nations around the world could follow the US lead, radically changing the lives of millions of smokers. Australian authorities are watching developments with interest. This anti-smoking p
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Jul 27, 2018 20:43

Who Still Smokes in the U.S. – and Why?

often overlapping factors such as income, education and geography. Disparities in these areas are stark, and are key to whether and how smokers try to quit the country’s leading cause of preventable disease and death.
U.S. News & World Report
added Jul 27, 2018 14:28

Smokers’ Inaccurate Beliefs about the Benefits of Lung Cancer Screening ($$)

Annals of the American Thoracic Society
added Jul 26, 2018 13:37

Smokers Hazy On Actual Benefits Of Lung Cancer Screenings

Researchers asked smokers a series of questions about smoking and lung cancer screening. Their answers showed that most patients were mistaken about the benefits of such screenings and smoking in general. Only 7 percent of patients answered all five ques
Science Magazine
added Jul 26, 2018 13:36

[UK] NHS 'Stop Smoking' ads working in Essex

Half of young people surveyed in Essex say they've been put off taking up smoking by the NHS 'Stop Smoking' adverts on TV. The YEAH!3 report, by Healthwatch Essex, found the adverts had discouraged them from ever taking up smoking and others said that c
Heart (uk)
added Jul 26, 2018 13:33

Poll: U.S. Smoking Rate Falls To Historic Low [Infographic]

Between the 1940s and the 1970s, the U.S. smoking rate remained relatively stable with about two in five adults saying they smoked a cigarette in the past week. It reached a peak of 45 percent in 1954 and despite the federal government issuing reports ab
added Jul 26, 2018 12:08
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Americans believe marijuana less harmful than cigarettes: poll

a new Gallup poll released Wednesday. Eighty-two percent of respondents said they believe cigarettes are "very harmful," and 14 percent said they think they are "somewhat harmful." That’s well above the 27 percent of respondents who said they think mari
The Hill
added Jul 26, 2018 12:05

Poll: 25% Want Smoking Made Totally Illegal in USA

Gallup asked, "Should smoking in this country be made totally illegal or not?" Twenty-five percent said, "yes, made illegal." Seventy-four percent said, "no, not made illegal." "Overall, Americans remain largely opposed to a total ban, but support has
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04

In U.S., Smoking Rate Hits New Low at 16%

Smoking rate has fallen most sharply among young adults / Middle-aged adults now more likely to smoke than youngest adults / Sixteen percent of U.S. adults say they smoked a cigarette in the past week, by one percentage point the lowest level on record s
Gallup Organization
added Jul 26, 2018 02:09

Americans Say Marijuana, Vaping Less Harmful Than Tobacco

Americans see each of four tobacco-based products -- cigarettes, chewing tobacco, cigars and pipes -- as being much more harmful to people who use them than marijuana and e-cigarettes, commonly known as vaping.
Gallup Organization
added Jul 26, 2018 02:07
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