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Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds

Although more American teens are using marijuana, their use of alcohol and cigarettes has decreased, a new study finds. Penn State researchers reviewed information from nearly 600,000 high school seniors surveyed about their substance use between 1976 a
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 22, 2015 15:24

[UK] Latest Statistics

This section provides a summaries of useful national statistics for the current year, including information on smoking prevalence, motivation to stop, quit attempts, what people use when they try to quit, actual quit rates, regional differences, use of t
Smoking in England (uk)
added Jun 23, 2015 10:43

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Top managers most afflicted by disorders, study finds

the highest proportion of smokers exists among craftsmen and trades workers....Singapore Motor Workshop Association president Francis Lim said older vehicle mechanics who smoke outnumber the younger ones. He estimated that about 60 to 70 per cent of thos
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 20, 2015 20:28

Global statistics on addictive behaviours: 2014 status report [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco and alcohol use are by far the most prevalent addictive behaviours and cause the large majority of the harm. However, the quality of data on prevalence and addiction-related harms is mostly low, and comparisons between countries and regions must
added May 14, 2015 10:34

E-Cigarette Tax Bill Update

Since the beginning of this year, 22 states and the District of Columbia have introduced bills that would assess an excise tax on electronic cigarettes and nicotine liquid solutions used in e-cigarettes. With some state legislatures already adjourned and
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 6, 2015 20:55

Connecticut Law About Smoking

These links connect to resources available and are provided with the understanding that they represent only a starting point for research.
State of Connecticut Judicial Branch
added Mar 11, 2015 15:12

Plain cigarette packaging

1 History of plain packaging 2 Evidence and criticisms 3 Opposition 4 Plain packaging around the world 4.1 Australia 4.1.1 Tobacco industry response
added Mar 11, 2015 11:19

[Australia] Visualizing the booming business of big tobacco

Oliver notes that the tobacco industry is booming thanks to growing demand from developing countries. The screen grabs from IHME’s tobacco visualization tool, below, illustrate these trends... Number of smokers in developed countries, males (green), and f
added Mar 7, 2015 13:14

Academy Awards Breakout 2015

Acting speaks loudest -- Actors smoking in their Oscar®-nominated roles, 2015 / Is Oscar® an ashtray? -- 57% of nominated films include tobacco imagery in 2015 / Compare Oscar® noms -- Films by rating and tobacco presence, 2010-2014
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:39

Cost of Smoking Can Exceed $2 Million Over Lifetime

The average financial cost of smoking is about $1.4 million.  That's the estimated amount one person will spend during their lifetime as a smoker, according to a new report. Social network WalletHub calculated the potential monetary losses associated w
Physicians News Digest
added Jan 20, 2015 22:34
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