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High school smoking sees big decline in Utah

As of 2011, only 5.9 percent of Utah high schoolers said they smoked cigarettes, compared to 11.9 percent in 1999. Nationwide, 18.1 percent of youth smoke.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Sep 6, 2012 06:53
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[India] No tobacco ads, BMC to Ganpati mandals

The BMC has issued a circular to all Ganeshotsav and Navratri mandals prohibiting them from displaying any advertisements sponsored by companies selling tobacco or related products. The circular says there should be no tobacco-related ads in a radius of
Indian Express (in)
added Sep 2, 2012 17:04
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[China] In Marlboro country, smoking 'nurtures talent'

"Tobacco nurtures talent," says the slogan on the quadrangle wall at a school in Guang'an city, which is co-sponsored by the China Tobacco Corp and the Hope Project of the Communist Youth League.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:22
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[Connecticut] Milford Schools Smoking Ban Aimed at Adults

The proposed policy would update the language of the current no smoking rule, which was adopted in 1999.
Patch.org
added Aug 25, 2012 12:00
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National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XVII: Teens (PDF)

We believe that, armed with information about the world their teens are living in, parents can be a powerful, and indeed decisive, influence on the behavior of their children. We have often said that the most important finding of twenty years of intensiv
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:52
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Statement by Joseph A. Califano, Jr. on the National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XVII: Teens

What many parents fail to appreciate is that tobacco, alcohol and drug use are pervasive and relentless fixtures in the teen world. Much of this exposure happens at school and with friends, but it also occurs in the home, through television, and increasi
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:48
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National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XVII: Teens

9 OUT OF 10 HIGH SCHOOLERS SAY CLASSMATES DRUGGING, DRINKING AND SMOKING DURING SCHOOL DAY
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:46
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Survey: 17% of high schoolers drink, smoke, use drugs during school day

About 17% of American high school students drink, smoke or use drugs during the school day, a new survey by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University says.
First Coast News - WJXX25, WTLV12 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:45
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2012 Teen Survey

CASAColumbia’s 2012 back-to-school teen survey reveals that 86 percent of American high school students say that some classmates are drugging, drinking and smoking during the school day and almost half know a student who sells drugs at their school.
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:28
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Almost 1 in 5 teens smokes or uses drugs at school, US students report

Most high school students say teen use of alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs occurs during the school day, often on campus, according to an annual survey.
Christian Science Monitor
added Aug 22, 2012 13:18
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