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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2015

Among the 10.8% of students nationwide who currently smoked cigarettes, 45.4% had tried to quit ... Nationwide, 18.5% of students reported current cigarette, cigar, or smokeless tobacco use (Table 43). The prevalence of current cigarette, cigar, or smoke
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:16
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[Asia, India] 90% OF LUNG CANCER PATIENTS ARE SMOKERS

Lung cancer is the leading cancer amongst men in Kerala despite a ban on smoking in public places and several anti-tobacco awareness campaigns, show the latest estimates by the National Centre for Disease Informatics and Research (NCDIR) of the Indian Co
The Indian Panorama
added Jun 24, 2016 16:17
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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2015

Nationwide, 32.3% of students had ever tried cigarette smoking (even one or two puffs) (i.e., ever tried cigarette smoking) ( Table 29). The prevalence of having ever tried cigarette smoking was higher among Hispanic male (37.8%) than Hispanic female (32
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 23, 2016 20:11
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VIDEO: States with the most smokers

24/7 Wall St. reviewed adult smoking rates in each state from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. West Virginia has the highest adult smoking rate at 26.7%. In Utah, by contrast, only 9.7% of adults smoke, the lowest rate in the nation.
KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
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The Facts on the FDA's New Tobacco Rule

What does this new rule do? Why did the FDA take this action? What product characteristics will the FDA review? What’s the timeline? What’s the bottom line? But aren’t e-cigarettes safer than regular cigarettes? And what about the burden on small busines
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:14
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Stuck in Neutral: Stalled Progress in Statewide Comprehensive Smoke-Free Laws and Cigarette Excise Taxes, United States, 2000–2014

The recent stall in progress in enacting and implementing statewide comprehensive smoke-free laws and increasing cigarette excise taxes may undermine tobacco prevention and control efforts in the United States, undercutting efforts to reduce tobacco use,
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Jun 16, 2016 20:14
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State Tobacco Regulatory Roundup: May/June 2016

10 pending state cigarette, electronic-cigarette and OTP proposals / Here’s the status of 10 state tobacco measures from the National Association of Tobacco Outlets (NATO) and Cowen Group tobacco analyst Vivien Azer:
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 15, 2016 00:42
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VIDEOS: Clearing the air on California’s new tobacco, e-cigarette law

Beginning Thursday, June 9, smokers have to be at least 21 to buy tobacco products in California, which joins Hawaii and more than 100 municipalities in raising the legal smoking age from 18.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jun 10, 2016 12:35
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Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2015

Nationwide, 32.3% of students had ever tried cigarette smoking (even one or two puffs) (i.e., ever tried cigarette smoking) ( Table 29). The prevalence of having ever tried cigarette smoking was higher among Hispanic male (37.8%) than Hispanic female (32
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 9, 2016 18:03
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Electronic Cigarette Use among Working Adults — United States, 2014

Overall, 3.8 percent of US working adults use e-cigarettes. Prevalence of use varies by sociodemographic characteristics, by industry, and by occupation. An estimated 5.5 million working Americans currently use electronic cigarettes (e-cigs). Data from
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 9, 2016 18:00
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