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As U.S. Smoking Rate Drops, Smokers More Likely to Quit: Study

those who still light up are becoming less attached to the habit and more likely to try quitting, a new study has found. These findings run counter to the theory of "hardening," which has held that as smoking rates decline those who still smoke will be i
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 25, 2015 20:11

[UK] Latest Statistics

This section provides a summaries of useful national statistics for the current year, including information on smoking prevalence, motivation to stop, quit attempts, what people use when they try to quit, actual quit rates, regional differences, use of t
Smoking in England (uk)
added Jun 23, 2015 10:43
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[UK] North East has highest proportion of women who smoke during pregnancy

Statistics published today (Thursday, June 18) by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) show that while the national average of pregnant women smoking is 11.4 per cent, in the North East it is 18 per cent.
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:04

Cigarettes linked to half of deaths from 12 common cancers

While the largest proportion of deaths associated with smoking were for cancers of the lung, bronchus, trachea and larynx, about half of fatalities from tumors of the oral cavity, esophagus and bladder were also tied to cigarettes...estimated that out of
added Jun 16, 2015 07:17

[UK] E-cigarettes have now been banned from most British trains, stations and platforms despite it being totally legal

‘We have a no smoking policy regardless of the type of device customers would like to smoke. ‘Our concern is that e-cigarettes will unsettle other passengers or cause people to think that smoking real cigarettes is allowed. Many airlines also enforce th
Metro Café (uk)
added Jun 11, 2015 16:16

American Insights: E-cigarettes the choice of a new – richer – generation

This is clearly a market that is exploding and attracting a highly desirable demographic. Unlike traditional smokers, who tend to make less money, e-smoking rates rise as income rises:
added Jun 11, 2015 14:08

New York State Department of Health reports a drop in rate of adult and teen smokers

the smoking rate among high school students has dropped 42 percent in the last four years and now remains at 7.3 percent, while the smoking rate among adults has dropped to 14.5 percent. Both fall below the national average of 9.2 percent for high-school
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Jun 9, 2015 19:53

How High Are Cigarette Taxes in Your State?

Cigarettes are taxed the highest in New York, at $4.35 per pack. New England states round out the remaining top four, with Massachusetts charging $3.51 per pack, followed by Rhode Island ($3.50) and Connecticut ($3.40). On the other end of the spectrum,
Tax Foundation
added Jun 9, 2015 19:18

Electronic Cigarettes: Imports, Tariffs, and Data Collection (PDF)

We are not making recommendations in this report. We provided a draft of this report to CBP, USITC, Census, the Department of the Treasury, and the Food and Drug Administration. We received technical comments from CBP, USITC, Census, and the Department of
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Jun 9, 2015 09:54

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES: Imports, Tariffs, and Data Collection: SUMMARY (PDF)

federal government does not systematically collect data on e-cigarette sales, numbers of manufacturers and importers, or types of products sold. Although information about the e-cigarette market is incomplete, most e-cigarettes sold in the United States a
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Jun 9, 2015 09:50
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