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[UK] Smoking during pregnancy in England 'lowest on record'

The number of women smoking during pregnancy across England is down to 12%, the lowest recorded level, figures for 2013-2014 show. But there were large regional differences, with 5% in London smoking up to nearly 21% in parts of the North East.
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2014 11:22

Tobacco Policymaking in Illinois, 1965-2014: Gaining Ground in a Short Time [FREE FULL TEXT]

• Health groups at the state level must have dedicated staff working to tobacco control, including lobbyists at the state capitol during the legislative session. • Health advocates should make the widespread campaign contributions of the tobacco ind
added Jun 9, 2014 14:55

[Illinois] Price v. Philip Morris

Plaintiffs, two individuals and a certified class of persons, claimed that they were harmed by Philip Morris, Inc.’s alleged violation of the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act by its use of "false and fraudulent" marketing pract
Tobacco Control Laws (CTFK)
added Apr 30, 2014 11:30

[UK] ASH Fact Sheet on the use of electronic cigarettes in Great Britain-April, 2014 (PDF)

• An estimated 2.1 million adults in Great Britain currently use electronic cigarettes. • About one third of users are ex-smokers and two-thirds are current smokers. • The main reason given by current smokers for using the products is to reduce the amoun
ASH London (uk)
added Apr 28, 2014 18:49

Global E-cigarette Market 2014-2018

Global E-cigarette Market 2014-2018 TechNavio forecasts The Global E-cigarette Market 2014-2018 with a CAGR of 30.56 percent for the period 2013-2018. Several driving factors and trends will contribute to this growth—all of which will be outlined with de
PR Newswire
added Apr 4, 2014 12:45

New Study Finds Smoking Rates Vary Widely by County – Proven Tobacco Control Measures Must Be Fully Implemented Across the U.S.

study provides new evidence for the effectiveness of tobacco control measures, ... underscores the need for every state and county to fully implement proven strategies that reduce tobacco use, including higher tobacco taxes, comprehensive smoke-free air l
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2014 15:56

[Colorado] LETTER: RE: Strong Voter Support for Raising the Age for the Sale of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (PDF)

Colorado voters strongly favor raising the age for the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to age 21 by a significant 21-point margin. An impressive 57% majority of voters favor raising the age to 21, while just 36% oppose it. Support for ra
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:59

Cancer Death Rate Continues Decline, Not Counting Women Over Age 80: Cancer 2014

if you happen to be a senior white woman 80 years old or older the bad news is that your chance of dying from cancer is not improving. On the positive side, however, middle-aged black men have seen their chance of dying from cancer decline by about 50 pe
Senior Journal
added Jan 12, 2014 03:55

Cancer Facts and Statistics

ACS has published Cancer Facts & Figures annually since 1952. These annual reports provide the most current information about cancer, including the projected numbers of new cancer cases and deaths for the publication year. A unique feature of these public
American Cancer Society
added Jan 7, 2014 21:15

CDC: Use of Emerging Tobacco Products Increasing Among US Youths ($$)

CDC researchers found e-cigarette use increased among middle school students (grades 6 through 8) from 0.6% to 1.1%; among high school students (grades 9 through 12), e-cigarette use increased from 1.5% to 2.8%. Current use is defined as using 1 or more t
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jan 7, 2014 20:26
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