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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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CDC Reports Adult Smoking Fell to Record Low 13.9 Percent in 2017

Our nation’s dramatic progress in reducing smoking among both youth and adults is a testament to the effectiveness of evidence-based strategies that have been implemented at the federal, state and local levels. These include tobacco tax increases, compre
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 20, 2018 16:04
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FIGURE 8.1. Prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over: United States, 2006–2017

SOURCE: NCHS, National Health Interview Survey, Sample Adult Core component.
Tableau Public
added Jun 20, 2018 15:59
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CDC: Smoking Rates Hit Record Lows

Smoking rates among adults in the United States dropped to record low levels in 2017, declining from close to 16% in 2016 to around 14%, according to the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. The latest quarterly findings from the National Health
MedPage Today
added Jun 20, 2018 14:45
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WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2000-2025, second edition (PDF)

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 15, 2018 09:20
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Fewer US teens smoking, doing drugs ... and drinking milk

- There was no substantial recent change for cigarette smoking, either. About 9 percent are current smokers, down from more than 27 percent when the survey started in 1991. Ditto alcohol, with 30 percent saying they currently use alcohol, down from 51 pe
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 15, 2018 08:35
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Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study [United States] Restricted-Use Files (ICPSR 36231)

(PATH) Study began originally surveying 45,971 adult and youth respondents. The PATH Study was launched in 2011 to inform the Food and Drug Administration's regulatory activities under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA). The PATH
National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program (ICPSR, University of Michigan)
added Jun 13, 2018 11:14
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[Canada] Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey released today

The national survey—which measures tobacco, alcohol and drug use among Canadian students in grades 7 to 12 (secondary I to V in Quebec)—provides valuable information that will inform approaches to addressing complex health and social issues such as the p
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 13, 2018 05:39
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[Asia] Smoking kills more than 40,000 every year in Vietnam

spend VND31 trillion on tobacco products each year, while the total cost for the treatment of these diseases and losses to businesses from illness and early death...despite a reduction, the percentage of adult males who smoke remains high at 45.3%. The r
Vietnam Net
added Jun 12, 2018 01:23
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The States With The Largest State Sin Tax Revenues

in taxes are designed to further two goals: one, to raise additional revenue for the state; and two, to deter certain behavior regarded as detrimental to personal health or to public wellbeing. Many of the behaviors targeted by sin taxes are known to plac
Lawyers.com Blog
added Jun 8, 2018 17:12
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