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[UK] Consumer Health in the United Kingdom

Table 54 Number of Smokers by Gender 2008-2013 / Table 55 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2008-2013 / Table 56 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2008-2013 / Table 57 Sales of NRT Gum by Flavour: % Valu
PR Newswire
added May 26, 2014 11:12

A few counties responsible for smoking rate decline

smoking rates have dropped for men and women since 1996, but the changes aren't uniform across regions. Researchers at the University of Washington assembled county-by-county data showing that a relatively small number of counties with high populations ha
USA Today
added Mar 24, 2014 00:47

REGIONAL DATA: BAY AREA: Alameda, City of Berkeley, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano

% ... that have unhealthyy exterior advertising / that have healthyhy exterior advertising / selling tobacco products, alcohol or sugary drinks near candy at the check-out / e-cigarettes / candy, mint and liquor flavored non-cigarette tobacco products
Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community campaign
added Mar 5, 2014 16:51

U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Again: Report

decreased smoking has reduced the number of lung cancers, Jemal said. But some cancers, such as pancreatic cancer, for which there is no screening and for which treatment often comes too late, remain just as deadly, he said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 7, 2014 21:05

Smoking Prevalence and Cigarette Consumption in 187 Countries, 1980-2012

because of population growth, the number of smokers increased significantly. As tobacco remains a threat to the health of the world’s population, intensified efforts to control its use are needed.
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
added Jan 7, 2014 20:23

Healthiest State Rankings: Hawaii Tops 2013 List

top 10 states and the bottom 10 states in the 2013 ranking: Top 10: 1. Hawaii - Fewer people in Hawaii are lighting up, with smoking prevalence decreasing to 14.6 percent of adults from 16.8 percent a year ago
Huffington Post (blog)
added Dec 13, 2013 00:36

Risky Behaviors Constitute Growing Threats to Global Health

A new World Bank report, Risking your Health: Causes, Consequences and Interventions to Prevent Risky Behaviors, warns that risky behaviors are increasingly prevalent globally, particularly in developing countries, and constitute a growing threat to the
World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:11

Risking Your Health | Investing in Health

In a new World Bank book, Risking your Health: Causes, Consequence and Interventions to Prevent Risky Behaviors, we regroup these five risky behaviors – drugs, smoking, alcohol, unhealthy food and risky sex – and investigate them under a common lens, des
World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:07

Risking your health : causes, consequences, and interventions to prevent risky behaviors

This report summarizes the existing evidence about the causes and consequences of those behaviors, as well as about interventions aimed at preventing them from a broad range of sources
World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:06

[UK] Pregnant smokers: how many are there?

New statistics show how many women are smokers when they give birth, which parts of the country have the most pregnant smokers and how that number is changing
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 11:40
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