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'Light Smoking' Increases Among Young Women, But Health Risks Are Just As Bad As Smoking A Pack Per Day

The researchers examined 9,789 women between the ages of 18 and 25, using data from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Women who had smoked part or all of a cigarette in the past 30 days were classified as smokers, while those who didn’t bu
Medical Daily
added Jul 17, 2015 19:57
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World No Tobacco Day: Eurobarometer reveals that tobacco use is down by 2 percentage points in the EU since 2012, but 26% of Europeans are still smokers

The ‘Attitudes of Europeans towards tobacco’ Eurobarometer survey was carried out by TNS Opinion & social network in all 28 EU countries between 29 November and 8 December 2014. It involved face to face interviews with nearly 28 000 respondents from diff
Europa - European Commission
added May 31, 2015 10:47
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[Asia] 8,000 smokers die in Israel each year, report says / 700 killed by secondhand smoke, according to Health Ministry; overall, habit is on the decline

Some 19.8 percent of Israelis aged 21 and over classified themselves as smokers in 2014, compared to 23.1% in 2013, according to a report by Health Ministry. The report was released as the World Health Organization marked No Tobacco Day Sunday.
Times of Israel (is)
added May 31, 2015 07:40
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[UK] Deaths from cancer soar due to obesity, smoking and living longer:

The rise of smoking in developing countries accounts for lung cancer topping of the list of most new cases in 2013...The Global Burden of Disease, provides a comprehensive assessment of new cases of cancer, and cancer-related death and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:01
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State-Specific Prevalence of Current Cigarette Smoking and Smokeless Tobacco Use Among Adults Aged ≥18 Years — United States, 2011–2013

Although overall cigarette smoking prevalence has declined significantly in recent years in many states, the overall use of smokeless tobacco and concurrent cigarette and smokeless tobacco has remained unchanged in most states and increased in some states
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 21, 2015 21:57
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Indicators for Chronic Disease Surveillance — United States, 2013 Recommendations and Reports

Tobacco 1.1 Current cigarette smoking among youths Existing YRBSS Tobacco / Current smoking among adults aged ≥18 years Revised BRFSS Tobacco / Current cigarette smoking among women aged 18–44 years / Cigarette smoking before pregnancy New PRAMS Tobacco
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Feb 3, 2015 19:27
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New Yorker's spend a whopping $146,127 on cigarettes during lifetime: Study

Add on greater health care costs, heftier insurance premiums and other lost income and smokers in the Empire State lose more than $600,000 over a lifetime, according to the financial social network's analysis. “Damn, that's a house!” said Raymond Concep
New York Daily News
added Jan 20, 2015 22:40
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All Cooled Off: As Congress Convenes, Former Colleagues Will Soon be Calling From K Street

Bush signed the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act (HLOGA) into law and then-Sen. Barack Obama, (D-Ill.) declared it to be “the most sweeping ethics reform since Watergate,” a joint analysis ... suggests the effort may have misfired.
Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Jan 9, 2015 11:20
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Lung Obstruction Among Adults Aged 40–79: United States, 2007–2012

During 2007–2012, almost 15% (14.7%) of adults aged 40–79 had any lung obstruction; 9.4% had mild and 5.3% had moderate or worse lung obstruction. A similar percentage of men and women had lung obstruction, overall and at each level of severity. A greate
National Center for Health Statistics
added Jan 6, 2015 15:13
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[Michigan] Use of alcohol, cigarettes, number of illicit drugs declines among U.S. teens

Both alcohol and cigarette use in 2014 are at their lowest points since the study began in 1975. ... These findings come from the University of Michigan's Monitoring the Future study
University of Michigan
added Dec 16, 2014 06:49
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