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[Asia] Eastern India clouds smoking good news

India's overall population of tobacco smokers is set to shrink by nearly 12 per cent during the decade ending 2025, but sharp population increases might lead to higher numbers of smokers in some states like Bengal and Bihar, a study has suggested. The st
The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Oct 5, 2017 12:19
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[UK-Scotland] Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS)

(SALSUS) is part of an important and long established series of national surveys on smoking, drinking and drug use. The survey is conducted on a biennial basis, targeting secondary school pupils in local authority and independent schools.
Scottish Government (uk)
added Oct 2, 2017 13:36
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[UK] Quit success rates in England 2007-2017 [docx]

The improvement in success rates was exclusively in those with lower socioeconomic status. A previous analysis of Smoking Toolkit Study data collected predominantly in 2007 reported that smokers in lower socioeconomic groups were as likely as those in hi
Smoking in Britain Journal (uk)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:27
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U.S. adult cigar smoking patterns, purchasing behaviors, and reasons for use according to cigar type: Findings from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013-14

User characteristics, cigar smoking patterns, and dual smoking with cigarettes varied by cigar type highlighting the importance of adequately describing the cigar type studied and, where appropriate, differentiating results by cigar type.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 18, 2017 23:09
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[UK] British women have shorter lifespans and the second worst life expectancy in Europe because of heavy smoking and hard drinking, experts say

Female life expectancy in the UK is three years less than in Spain and worse than in poorer countries such as Slovenia and recession-hit Greece, according to a report from Public Health England. Only Denmark has a worse record. Last night, experts warne
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2017 15:55
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Tobacco Use in Top-Grossing Movies — United States, 2010–2016

Although there were fewer youth-rated films with tobacco incidents in 2016 than in 2010, total depictions of tobacco use has remained stable, concentrating such exposure in fewer films. Reducing tobacco incidents that appear in youth-related movies would
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:35
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Adult smoking habits in the UK: 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

1. Main points In 2016, of all adult survey respondents in the UK, 15.8% smoked which equates to around 7.6 million in the population. Of the constituent countries, 15.5% of adults in England smoked; for Wales, this figure was 16.9%; Scotland, 17.7% and
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 13:54
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[Australia] 2016 ndshs key findings: Tobacco smoking

little or no improvement was made among people aged 30 or older between 2013 and 2016... Tobacco contributes to more drug-related hospitalisations and deaths than alcohol and illicit drug use combined. However the proportion of people who perceive
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
added Jun 1, 2017 02:03
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Every third Russian smokes

Seventy-nine percent of smokers in Russia want to give up their bad habit. Unfortunately, the number of smokers in Russia is very high. Every third Russian citizen is a smoker, a study said. The study conducted by All-Russian Public Opinion Centre (WCIOM
Pravda Online
added Jun 1, 2017 01:34
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Tobacco and its environmental impact: an overview (PDF) (72pp)

This overview opens the lid on a Pandora’s Box containing the quieter but shockingly widespread impacts of tobacco from an environmental perspective. The tobacco industry damages the environment in ways that go far beyond the effects of the smoke tha
World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 31, 2017 17:10
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