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[UK] ONS survey: Smoking halves in 40 years

The General Lifestyle Survey indicates 45% of adults smoked in 1974 compared with 20% in 2011.
BBC Online
added Mar 8, 2013 07:02

[UK] Smoking, drinking and living alone: what the General Household Survey tells us about how Britain has changed

Smoking has never been less popular in the UK. The overall fall in smoking has been due to a fall in both light to moderate smokers (defined as fewer than 20 cigarettes a day) and heavy smokers (more than 20 per day). The proportions of adults smoking he
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 7, 2013 15:23

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

[California] Smoking Pollution Program

The Smoking Program is mandated by State law and the Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC). Monitoring of food facilities occurs as a proactive measure to ensure compliance. Requests for service are also investigated to help control smoking violations. All fi
City of Berkeley
added Mar 5, 2013 10:31

[UK] Devon smokers 'admit using smuggled tobacco'

Illegal tobacco has been used by almost a third of smokers in Torbay and more than a quarter in Plymouth, a government-funded body has revealed. Smokefree South West said 32% of smokers, about 11,600 adults, in Torbay admitted buying the tobacco compare
BBC Online
added Feb 25, 2013 21:51


A. Engle Progeny Cases. Pursuant to the Florida Supreme Court's July 2006 ruling in Engle v. Liggett Group Inc., which decertified the Engle class on a prospective basis, former class members had one year from January 11, 2007 to file individ
added Feb 19, 2013 19:46

[UK] Manchester smoking death rates highest in England – with hospital admissions costing EVERY person £60

Data from the London Health Observatory (LHO) reveals that between 2008 and 2010 there were 372 estimated smoking related deaths per 100,000 people in the city – higher than anywhere else in England. A shocking 14.6% of pregnant women smoked in 2011-201
Mancunian Matters (uk)
added Feb 18, 2013 11:21

[West Virginia] Report: State's LGBT smoking rate higher than general population

Nearly 41 percent of people in the LGBT community smoke, compared to 23.9 percent of the state's general population, according to data from researchers in West Virginia University's School of Public Health and the state Bureau for Public Health's Divisio
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Feb 15, 2013 09:03

The Effect of the California Tobacco Control Program on Smoking Prevalence, Cigarette Consumption, and Healthcare Costs: 1989–2008

Conclusions/Significance Between FY 1989 and 2008 the California Tobacco Program cost $2.4 billion and led to cumulative NIPA healthcare expenditure savings of $134 (SE $30.5) billion.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Feb 13, 2013 17:06

[Europe, UK] Women's lung cancer death rates set to rise

The news that lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in British women is being widely reported by the media. The stories are based on well conducted research that predicts cancer deaths in 2013.
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Feb 13, 2013 14:51
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