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[Canada] 15 per cent of Canadians report smoking tobacco, lowest rate ever: survey

The 2013 Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey found 11 per cent reported smoking daily, while four per cent say they use tobacco only occasionally. The biennial survey of 14,500 Canadians aged 15 and older included questions for the first time abo
Canadian Press
added Feb 4, 2015 15:02

Secondhand Smoke / An Unequal Danger

More than 1 in 3 nonsmokers who live in rental housing are exposed to SHS. No level of secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure is safe. SHS exposure occurs when nonsmokers breathe in smoke exhaled by smokers or from burning tobacco products. It kills more than 4
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Feb 3, 2015 19:31

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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[Ohio] Cigarette tax increase to be proposed in Gov. John Kasich's state budget, reopening debate

The tobacco tax hike, part of a wider overall tax cut package, will reopen the debate about whether an increase would encourage smokers to quit and in the process hurt Ohio retailers. Last year, Kasich proposed increasing Ohio's cigarette tax from $1.25
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Feb 2, 2015 17:44

[California] GRAPHIC: E-Cigarette Poisonings, 2010-2014 (PDF)

California Department of Public Health
added Jan 29, 2015 13:17

GRAPHIC: Percent of Stores Selling E-cigarettes in California (PDF)

California Department of Public Health
added Jan 29, 2015 13:15

Research: Minnesota's Smoking Rate Falls to 14.4 Percent / Majority of Minnesotans who quit smoking say cigarette tax helped them

14.4 percent, the lowest rate ever recorded in the state and a significant decrease from 2010, the last time the rate was measured. Conducted by ClearWay MinnesotaSM and the Minnesota Department of Health, the MATS research project is the most thorough a
PR Newswire
added Jan 23, 2015 13:56

Raise it for Health coalition: Tobacco tax working / Fewer Minnesotans smoking than ever before

Raise it for Health, a coalition of Minnesota's leading health and nonprofit organizations, responded to the 2014 Minnesota Adult Tobacco Survey (MATS) released earlier today. The research shows that 14.4 percent of adult Minnesotans now smoke - a sharp d
PR Newswire
added Jan 23, 2015 13:54

Tobacco and Smoking | Gallup Historical Trends

As a result of increased restrictions on smoking in public places, do you feel unjustly discriminated against as a smoker, or do you think the restrictions are justified? harmful do you feel secondhand smoke is to adults
Gallup Organization
added Jan 21, 2015 11:02

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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