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Kids' exposure to secondhand smoke drops — except among those with asthma

secondhand smoke exposure dropped significantly among kids who don’t have asthma, according to the report by the National Center for Health Statistics. “What surprised us was that among kids with asthma, secondhand exposure to smoke did not decrease at a
NBC News
added Aug 8, 2013 04:45
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[Australia] Victorian smoking rates fall to an all-time low of 13%

Cancer Council data shows 13.3% of Victorians are smoking on a regular basis, either daily or weekly. Daily smoking rates fell to 11.7%. Across all demographics, Victorians are shying away from lighting up, with about six in 10 adults stating they've ne
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Aug 9, 2013 18:19
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[Australia] Victorian smoking rates fall to an all-time low of 13%

Cancer Council data shows 13.3% of Victorians are smoking on a regular basis, either daily or weekly. Daily smoking rates fell to 11.7%. Across all demographics, Victorians are shying away from lighting up, with about six in 10 adults stating they've ne
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Aug 9, 2013 18:18
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At a Glance: Electronic cigarettes

WHAT'S IN THEM: The ingredients in the liquid used in most e-cigarettes include nicotine, water, glycerol, propylene glycol and flavorings. Propylene glycol is a viscous fluid sometimes used as an antifreeze but also as a food ingredient.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 3, 2013 15:55
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TOBACCO INDUSTRY MONITORING REGIONAL REPORT FOR AFRICA (PDF)

The TIM Africa regional report is intended to provide a snapshot of the TI behaviors in terms of common activities and tactics, compare actions and make recommendations on how to counter the TI interference (TI interference) in the region. This report wi
Centre For Tobacco Control in Africa (ug)
added Oct 16, 2013 18:25
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Most U.S. Smokers Want to Quit, Have Tried Multiple Times

Most current smokers in the U.S. would like to give up smoking. Perhaps as a testimony to their desire to quit, 85% of smokers say they have in fact tried to quit at least once in their lifetime, including 45% who have tried at least three times.
Gallup Organization
added Aug 8, 2013 04:52
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[Australia] Understanding the battle status on the war against tobacco

For the first time, the Government insists they cannot publish data on tobacco tax receipts due to confidentiality. In his excellent article “Show us the data on tobacco sales”, Simon Chapman, professor of public health at the University of Sydney, ques
Crikey (au)
added Jul 30, 2013 05:04
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[Africa] EKWUJURU: GATS report & tobacco use in Nigeria

Recently, a report by Global Audit on Tobacco Survey (GATS) indicated that incidence of tobacco use in Nigeria is low, a report that may not go down well with the civil society groups that campaigned against tobacco smoking, advertisement and production.
Vanguard (ng)
added Jul 30, 2013 04:28
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Find 100% Tobacco-Free Colleges

Tobacco-free policies are a growing trend on college campuses across the United States. Today there are approximately 418 colleges and universities that are 100% tobacco-free, and more join the list every year! This list originated with the American Lung
American Lung Association
added Aug 1, 2013 20:57
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The 10 leading causes of death by income group (2011)

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 23, 2013 06:23
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