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LGBTQ Community More Vulnerable To Smoking? New Study Shows Possible Links

"Gender does matter in tobacco use among sexual minority youth," the lead author of the study, Dr. Hongying Dai of Children's Mercy Hospital, told Reuters. The Pediatrics survey studied how participants used each of these four tobacco products over the
IBT - International Business Times
added Mar 29, 2017 20:43
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[New Zealand] Nicotine e-cigarettes legalised - Expert Reaction

The Science Media Centre gathered expert reaction on the announcement. Associate Professor Marewa Glover, School of Public Health, Massey University, comments: "There is unfortunate confusion with banning vaping wherever smoking is banned, which sends
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42

Broad Support Exists for Larger Warnings on Cigarette Packs

Health warnings cover about 10 percent of a cigarette pack’s exterior surface in the United States, but there is broad support, even among smokers, for making them significantly larger, a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Cente
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41

Identifying "social smoking" U.S. young adults using an empirically-driven approach.

Nearly 60% of the "social smoker" class self-identified as a social smoker, 30% as an ex-smoker/tried smoking, and 12% as a non-smoker. The "social smoker" class was most likely to report using tobacco mainly or only with others. Past 30-day cigarette use
Addictive Behaviors
added Mar 29, 2017 15:07

Broad support exists for larger warnings on cigarette packs

The study, published in the journal PLoS One, found that a majority of smokers and nonsmokers who responded to a randomized telephone survey said they supported increasing warning sizes to cover 25 percent, 50 percent, and as much as 75 percent of cigare
Medical Xpress (
added Mar 29, 2017 15:02

Public attitudes toward larger cigarette pack warnings: Results from a nationally representative U.S. sample [FREE FULL TEXT]

Widespread support exists for larger warning labels on cigarette packages among U.S. adults, including among smokers. Our findings support the implementation of larger health warnings on cigarette packs in the U.S. as required by the 2009 Tobacco Control
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Mar 29, 2017 11:01
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[UK-Wales] Almost 60% of adults in Wales would allow smoking rooms in pubs and clubs

A Populus survey of more than 1,000 adults living in Wales found that 58 per cent of the public would allow smoking rooms, with only 37 per cent opposed to the idea.
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 29, 2017 02:44

Ireland still among the highest smokers in the world

with 27pc of us still lighting up in 2015... Ireland prides itself as an anti-smoking leader as it was the first country in the world to ban smoking in the workplace back in 2004, but Panama introduced a complete smoke-free policy and a complete ban on ad
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:26

Tobacco Product Use Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Adolescents

lesbians and bisexual girls having a higher prevalence of tobacco use than their straight peers. Heterogeneity of tobacco use across distinct sexual identity groups underscores the need to develop evidence-based tobacco control strategies for sexual minor
added Mar 28, 2017 02:22

CTP Ombudsman

The Ombudsman’s Office is available to listen to issues and concerns even if they do not rise to the level of a complaint or dispute. The Ombudsman’s Office can also help to facilitate a dialogue or discussion between external parties and CTP staff. Base
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 28, 2017 00:07
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