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Tobacco Use Screening and Cessation Assistance During Physician Office Visits Among Persons Aged 11–21 Years — National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, United States, 2004–2010

screening for tobacco use among patients aged 11–21 years did not increase, and among current tobacco users, only 19.8% received any cessation assistance. Treating tobacco dependence can prevent the development of various costly chronic diseases, includin
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Sep 25, 2014 11:54
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[North Carolina] Survey shows less smoking among N.C. teens

State health officials said Friday that smoking levels among public high school and middle school students reached a historic low rate during 2013. But they also expressed concern that a small but increasing number of students are willing to experiment wi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 22, 2014 03:48
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North Carolina Youth Tobacco Survey

N.C. 2011 YTS is a comprehensive statewide representative sample of 10,162 middle and high school students. Every other year a core set of CDC tobacco-related questions are asked. In addition, states add questions related to local program factors. The sa
SmokeFree.NC.gov (North Carolina Division of Public Health: Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch)
added Sep 20, 2014 12:50
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North Carolina Youth Tobacco Survey

N.C. 2011 YTS is a comprehensive statewide representative sample of 10,162 middle and high school students. Every other year a core set of CDC tobacco-related questions are asked. In addition, states add questions related to local program factors. The sa
SmokeFree.NC.gov (North Carolina Division of Public Health: Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch)
added Sep 20, 2014 12:50
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[Asia, Korea - South] [Graphic News] Korean men among world’s biggest smokers

Lorea’s male smoking rate stood at 43.7 percent in 2012 and was one of the highest of all members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, according to the Ministry of Health and Welfare. The figure marked a sharp drop from 48.3 per
Korea Herald (kr)
added Sep 19, 2014 15:22
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Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds

the new study also found that alcohol use, binge drinking and the use of tobacco products among young people between the ages of 12 and 17 also dropped between 2002 and 2013. The annual survey of 70,000 people aged 12 and older across the United States r
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 17, 2014 17:39
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Teens are using less pot, alcohol, and cigarettes

The federal government's National Survey on Drug Use and Health, released Tuesday...other drug use, particularly alcohol and tobacco, has steadily declined among teens in the same time period.
Vox Media
added Sep 17, 2014 17:33
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New York City's Adult Smoking Rate Climbs

New York City's adult smoking rate rose to 16.1% in 2013, the third straight year that tobacco use has crept up in a metropolis once known for its innovations in getting people to kick the habit, according to government data released Monday.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 16, 2014 04:34
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Smoking rates on the rise in New York City

For the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally. Sixteen p
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 16, 2014 00:44
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Japanese Domestic Cigarette Monthly Sales Results (Preliminary Report)

JT International (JTI) (Japan Tobacco) (jp)
added Sep 15, 2014 14:39
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