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Many Teens Light Up to Lose Weight, Study Suggests

Among frequent smokers, 46 percent of girls and 30 percent of boys said weight control was one of the reasons they smoked. The study also revealed that smoking to lose weight was much more common among teens who felt they needed to drop weight. Girls who
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 24, 2016 19:52
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[Indiana] Daniels asks campus to explore total tobacco ban

In a University Senate meeting on Wednesday, Daniels asked the senate to consider this change. The University Resources Policy Committee has been asked to explore the Purdue community’s opinion about the ban. Alan Friedman, associate professor of biolog
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Oct 23, 2016 13:29
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[Canada] Cancer Society pushes smoking bylaws as Saskatchewan municipal election issue

Regina Mayor Michael Fougere is in favour of a ban on smoking in public places, according to a survey done by the Canadian Cancer Society. Fougere wrote in his survey response that his idea of a ban would include e-cigarettes and water pipes, but he didn
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27
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EXTRA ‘VAPE BREAKS’ FOR E-CIGARETTE SMOKERS? MORE THAN THREE QUARTERS OF BRITS DISAGREE

According to the results of a new study, the majority of the British public disagree with Public Health England’s plan to give vapers preferential treatment over tobacco smokers when it comes to breaks at work. Not only do 76% feel that e-cigarette smoke
COOL THINGS (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 21:42
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Health, Secondhand Smoke Exposure, and Smoking Behavior Impacts of No-Smoking Policies in Public Housing, Colorado, 2014–2015 [FREE FULL TEXT]

no-smoking policies reduce resident exposure to secondhand smoke, lower the incidence of secondhand smoke–associated breathing problems, decrease daily smoking and cigarette consumption, encourage smoking cessation, and increase quit attempts. If implemen
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Oct 21, 2016 21:32
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[Colorado] Smoke-Free Public Housing Popular With Residents

Smoke-free housing policies successfully reduced exposure to secondhand smoke and increased smoking quit attempts, according to a survey of residents living in multi-unit public housing in Colorado.
MedPage Today
added Oct 21, 2016 21:30
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Many Adults Unaware That Using E-Cigarettes Can Hurt Kids

don't know that indoor use of electronic cigarettes exposes children to nicotine and leaves nicotine deposits on surfaces, a new survey shows. "E-cigarettes primarily emit a toxic aerosol, not harmless water vapor," said Robert McMillen, an associate pro
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 21, 2016 21:16
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Changes in the prevalence and correlates of menthol cigarette use in the USA, 2004–2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The youngest smokers are most likely to use menthol cigarettes. Among smokers, increases in overall menthol cigarette use and menthol cigarette use in whites, Asians and Hispanics since 2010 are of concern. There is tremendous urgency to limit the impact
Tobacco Control
added Oct 21, 2016 00:18
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Qualitative exploration of young adult RYO smokers' practices

Young adults imbue RYO tobacco with positive attributes, many of which centre on rolling rituals or draw on widely held misperceptions of RYO tobacco as less harmful. Excise tax increases could counter perceptions of RYO as more cost-effective while manda
Tobacco Control
added Oct 19, 2016 23:50
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[Ireland] Women 'more likely' than men to take up smoking

Almost half of Irish smokers have tried to quit in the past year, with just 10% doing so successfully. According to the latest Healthy Ireland Survey, almost half of those who were successful in quitting did so through willpower alone, with around a thi
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Oct 19, 2016 20:49
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