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Consumption of Combustible and Smokeless Tobacco — United States, 2000–2015

During 2000–2015, total combustible tobacco consumption decreased 33.5%...it was not possible to assess consumption of other tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, hookah, or dissolvable tobacco, because federal taxes are not reported for those produc
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 14, 2016 21:33
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Broken Promises to Our Children: A State-by-State Look at the 1998 State Tobacco Settlement 18 Years Later (PDF) (142pp)

This year’s report finds, once again, that nearly every state gets a failing grade and is spending only a miniscule portion of tobacco revenues to fight tobacco use and the enormous public health problems it causes...are spending less than two cents of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 14, 2016 19:46
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Teens are cutting back on drugs, alcohol, smoking and even electronic cigarettes, study finds

“The fact that we see this decline in all three grades – eighth, 10th and 12th – signals to us that it’s pretty robust and that it isn’t just a blip,” said Richard Miech...It’s not clear why fewer students used e-cigarettes in 2016 than in 2015. Teens don
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 14, 2016 16:56
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Marijuana is now more popular among teens than tobacco or e-cigarettes

“Now we have more teenagers smoking marijuana than cigarettes,” Dr. Nora Volkow, the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, said in an interview. “If you ask if they smoke, they think you mean marijuana,” she said.
statnews.com
added Dec 13, 2016 20:37
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Teen use of any illicit drug other than marijuana at new low, same true for alcohol (PDF)

Declines in cigarette smoking and certain other forms of tobacco use also occurred among teens in 2016, continuing an important and now longterm trend in the use of cigarettes.
Monitoring the Future
added Dec 13, 2016 19:08
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Vaping, hookah use by US teens declines for first time (PDF)

the percentage of U.S. teens who vape declined in 2016—the first significant reversal of a rapid rise in adolescent vaping. The rate grew from nearzero levels of use in 2011 to one of the most common forms of adolescent substance use by 2015, researchers
Monitoring the Future
added Dec 13, 2016 19:05
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VIDEOS: Monitoring the Future Results

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
added Dec 13, 2016 19:01
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[UK] Smoking mums-to-be: Figures reveal where in the capital most mums smoke during pregnancy

Greenwich has the highest rate of smoking during pregnancy in the capital - two percent less than the national average, new figures reveal. Some 8.6 per cent of the borough’s mums-to-be are smokers when they give birth to their child, according to the O
Sutton Guardian (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 21:39
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[Europe] Sweden at bottom of EU smoking table

About one in every four people aged 15 or older living in the EU is a tobacco smoker, and about one in five is exposed to passive smoking, according to a eurostat news release citing data from the most recent European Health Interview Survey (EHIS).
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 9, 2016 13:18
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Consumption of Combustible and Smokeless Tobacco — United States, 2000–2015

These changes in tobacco consumption demonstrate the importance of sustained tobacco prevention and control interventions, including price increases, comprehensive smoke-free policies, aggressive media campaigns, and increased access to cessation service
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 8, 2016 21:07
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