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Electronic cigarette use and uptake of cigarette smoking: A longitudinal examination of U.S. college students

Given that never-smoking participants who had tried e-cigarettes were more likely to initiate cigarette use later, limiting young adults' access to these products may be beneficial. As the long-term health implications of e-cigarette use become clearer,
Addictive Behaviors
added Dec 30, 2016 06:17
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[North Carolina] Cigar warning labels are not equally believable among adolescents

A majority of adolescents in the United States report current cigar warning labels to be very believable... But significant differences exist in the believability of specific cigar warnings, suggesting that more work is needed to establish the best warni
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
added Dec 29, 2016 12:45
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Cigar warnings: Do teens believe them?

Less than 50 percent of surveyed teens found it 'very believable' that cigars are not a safe alternative to cigarettes, according to a first-of-its-kind UNC School of Medicine study
EurekAlert
added Dec 29, 2016 12:43
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Tobacco use among Missouri youth

Results from a 2015 Missouri Youth Tobacco Survey and Youth Risk Behavior Survey showed continued progress in reducing cigarette smoking among high school and middle school populations across the United States. According to the study, the number of high
Ozark County (MO) Times
added Dec 29, 2016 00:36
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[Ohio] Teen use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco significantly declines in 2016, report says

Cigarette smoking among teens continued a decades-long decline in 2016 and reached the lowest levels recorded since annual tracking began 42 years ago. Those who smoked in the past 30 days: 8th graders: 2.6 percent (3.6 percent in 2015).
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Dec 29, 2016 00:34
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[UK] People smoke for enjoyment

The results of a survey of more than 600 smokers published yesterday by the Centre for Substance Use Research in Glasgow indicate that 95 percent gave pleasure as their primary reason for smoking, with 35 percent suggesting that smoking was part of their
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 28, 2016 15:51
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The Pleasure of Smoking: The Views of Confirmed Smokers (PDF)

The implications of these findings ... are significant because there is a clear gulf between the way smoking is typically viewed as a negative...behaviour, and how the smokers themselves saw their smoking as a source of pleasure, a choice rather than an a
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Dec 28, 2016 15:24
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[UK-Scotland] Visible Vaping: E-Cigarettes and the Further De-Normalization of Smoking (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Methods: Semi structured interviews were undertaken with 100 non-smokers recruited from Scotland and the north of England...To the extent that electronic cigarette use remains distinguishable from smoking combustible cigarettes there is a possibility
International Archives of Addiction Research and Medicine
added Dec 26, 2016 18:39
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[Asia, Bangladesh] ZAFAR: Smoking and its harmful impact among students

The prevalence of smoking especially among the students of the private universities in Bangladesh is alarming. On a recent survey of students of two top ranking private universities, it was found that there is a high prevalence of smoking among students.
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Dec 24, 2016 23:48
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[Asia, India] Tobacco Use among Men in Punjab registers sharp decline from 33.8% to 19.2% (NFHS-4) : Vini Mahajan

the Government has been strictly implementing the various laws and provisions related to Tobacco/Nicotine control. Due to these efforts, now State of Punjab has lowest prevalence of tobacco use in country according to the National Family Health Survey-4 (
Punjabnewsexpress.com (in)
added Dec 23, 2016 13:50
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