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Big Tobacco Getting Bigger: A Brief History of Deal Making

the history of consolidation in the cigarette business goes back decades. Since facing a wave of litigation in the 1980s and ’90s over the health consequences of smoking, tobacco companies have sought to reposition themselves through mergers and acquisit
New York Times
added Jul 12, 2014 13:53
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[Czech Republic] How many Czechs are smokers?

More than 2 million people smoke in the Czech Republic, which has a population of 10.5 million, and 250,000 of them are underage, that is less than 18 years old, anti-smoking expert Jarmila Greplová told the Czech News Agency ahead of World No Tobacco Day
Prague Post (cz)
added May 30, 2014 05:51
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[Ireland] One-in-five Irish people are smokers

MRBI Research commissioned by Irish Cancer Society shows more than half of those who want to quit plan to do so within the next three months. The findings are being released today to mark the start of Quit Week when smokers are encouraged to stop and ar
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 2, 2014 23:20
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[Africa, South Africa] The Great SA Smoking Survey 2013: results

79% of survey respondents say they picked up the habit before age 20. Of these, a disturbing 13% were aged between six and 13 years. Clearly, it's easy for children and teenagers to access cigarettes, regardless of the fact that selling tobacco product
Health 24 (za)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:04
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A Look at 2013 Tobacco-Related Legislation

Cigarette and Tobacco Product Tax Increase Bills: Twenty-one states have introduced bills to either raise or reduce the state cigarette tax and/or the tobacco product excise tax. The table below indicates with an “x” those states that have introduced a
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 6, 2013 13:06
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Current Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure Among Women of Reproductive Age — 14 Countries, 2008–2010

To examine current tobacco use and SHS exposure in women aged 15–49 years, data were analyzed from the 2008–2010 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) from 14 low- and middle-income countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Mexico, Philippines, Pol
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:58
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Tobacco Use and United States Students

For Cigarette Use 45% ever tried cigarette smoking (even one or two puffs). 18% smoked cigarettes on at least 1 day during the 30 days before the survey.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 7, 2012 17:43
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THE IMPACT OF THE 2009 FEDERAL TOBACCO EXCISE TAX INCREASE ON YOUTH TOBACCO USE (PDF)

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added May 18, 2012 20:05
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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
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 17, 2016 20:14
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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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