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[Australia] Treasury figures confirm decline in tobacco sales

The federal Treasury has entered the debate over cigarette sales, publishing previously secret information that shows sales falling since the introduction of graphic health warnings and plain packaging.
The Age (au)
added Jun 22, 2014 20:18

A review of smoking policies in airports around the world [FREE FULL TEXT]

existing information on smoke-free legislation lacks consistent terminology and definitions, which are needed to inform future tobacco control policy within airports and in the law.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2014 10:28

[UK] Areas in England where 25% of pregnant women smoke

* In Blackpool, 27.5% of expectant mothers in 2013-14 admitted to smoking * But, for England as a whole, the figure has dropped to an eight year low * The lowest levels of smoking among pregnant women are in London
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2014 12:57

[Canada] Flavored Tobacco Use Among Canadian Students in Grades 9 Through 12: Prevalence and Patterns From the 2010–2011 Youth Smoking Survey

This study examined patterns of use of flavored tobacco products in a nationally generalizable sample of Canadian students in grades 9 through 12 after the implementation of a national ban on certain flavored tobacco products.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Jun 20, 2014 12:00

[UK] Smoking during pregnancy in England 'lowest on record'

The number of women smoking during pregnancy across England is down to 12%, the lowest recorded level, figures for 2013-2014 show. But there were large regional differences, with 5% in London smoking up to nearly 21% in parts of the North East.
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2014 11:22

[UK-Scotland] Pregnant smoker numbers revealed

White Scottish women are more likely to smoke during pregnancy than expectant mothers from other ethnic groups, according to a new study. A quarter of white Scottish mothers-to-be smoked while pregnant, compared with around 15% of white mothers of other
Press Association (uk)
added Jun 18, 2014 10:27

GRAPHIC: E-cigarettes and the law

With the surging increase in the popularity of e-cigarettes, many states have crafted their own laws in the absence of federal regulation governing e-cigarette sales. Only one state has a sales tax explicitly targeting e-cigarettes, but with sales of fau
The Washington Post
added Jun 17, 2014 08:15

E-cigarette Market in the UK 2014-2018

The E-cigarette market in the UK is witnessing changes in lifestyle and preferences. The introduction of e-cigarettes in the Tobacco industry has increased their adoption by a large number of smokers, especially among those who want to quit smoking tobac
PR Newswire
added Jun 14, 2014 17:37

Cigarette smoking among U.S. high school students at lowest level in 22 years

lowest levels since the National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) began in 1991, according to the 2013 results released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
PR Newswire
added Jun 14, 2014 17:36

[USA] 'Teens choosing health': Smoking hits a landmark low

Just 15.7% of teens were current smokers in 2013, down from 27.5% when the survey began and 36.4% in the peak year of 1997, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday. That means the nation has already met the government's o
USA Today
added Jun 13, 2014 11:21
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