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[UK] Teenagers are happier than ten years ago: 'Facebook generation' less likely to drink, smoke or be bullied

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:40
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[Australia] Aussies courting chronic disease

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report, which was released on Wednesday...32 per cent had high blood pressure, 33 per cent high blood cholesterol and 16 per cent smoked daily. "These are not just statistics, they are early death sentences,"
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:38
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Employment and Activity Limitations Among Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease — United States, 2013

Smoking, the leading cause of COPD in the United States, is also associated with worse symptoms among persons with COPD (10), and smoking cessation has been shown to slow the progression ... This result reinforces the importance of smoking cessation by CO
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Mar 26, 2015 14:15
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] New Tobacco Atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

graphically details the scale of the tobacco epidemic; the harmful influence of tobacco on health, poverty, social justice, and the environment; the progress being made in tobacco control; and the latest products and tactics being used by the industry to
HealthCanal.com
added Mar 21, 2015 21:56
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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Tobacco

Smokers lit up more than 5.8 trillion cigarettes in 2014. Tobacco kills at least half.../ tobacco industry spends billions of dollars annually.../Cigarette manufacturers target the already vulnerable. Regulation and public awareness campaigns have worked.
TIME Magazine
added Mar 20, 2015 12:43
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WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2015 (PDF)

This report contains country-specific estimates1 for four indicators: current and daily tobacco smoking and current and daily cigarette smoking, for males and females for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2020 and 2025. Estimates were not calculated fo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:28
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Tobacco Atlas, 5th edition, launched at WCTOH

The Tobacco Atlas finds industry tactics are creating a future of missed opportunity to improve global health, wealth, and equality The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition (“The Atlas”), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:02
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] New tobacco atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition ("The Atlas"), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled today by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health. The Atlas graphical
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 19, 2015 10:35
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[Washington] Alcohol, tobacco use down among teens; marijuana, e-cigarettes of concern

The Healthy Youth Survey is taken every two years by students in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 in almost 1,000 public schools in Washington....high prevalence of “e-cigarette” use among Washington kids with almost one in five 10th graders saying they’d used th
Bonney Lake-Sumner (WA) Courier-Herald
added Mar 17, 2015 13:22
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Members of UK Parliament Opposed to Plain Packaging

The following MPs have spoken out against plain packaging regulation. The majority of the following quotes were cited in the media following the Government’s 2015 announcement. Some of those who spoke out are known to have taken tobacco company hospitali
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Mar 15, 2015 12:36
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