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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Tobacco

Smokers lit up more than 5.8 trillion cigarettes in 2014. Tobacco kills at least half.../ tobacco industry spends billions of dollars annually.../Cigarette manufacturers target the already vulnerable. Regulation and public awareness campaigns have worked.
TIME Magazine
added Mar 20, 2015 12:43

WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2015 (PDF)

This report contains country-specific estimates1 for four indicators: current and daily tobacco smoking and current and daily cigarette smoking, for males and females for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2020 and 2025. Estimates were not calculated fo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:28

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Tobacco Atlas, 5th edition, launched at WCTOH

The Tobacco Atlas finds industry tactics are creating a future of missed opportunity to improve global health, wealth, and equality The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition (“The Atlas”), and its companion mobile app and website, were unveiled
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:02

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] New tobacco atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition ("The Atlas"), and its companion mobile app and website, were unveiled today by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health. The Atlas graphical
Medical Xpress (
added Mar 19, 2015 10:35

[Washington] Alcohol, tobacco use down among teens; marijuana, e-cigarettes of concern

The Healthy Youth Survey is taken every two years by students in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 in almost 1,000 public schools in Washington....high prevalence of “e-cigarette” use among Washington kids with almost one in five 10th graders saying they’d used th
Bonney Lake-Sumner (WA) Courier-Herald
added Mar 17, 2015 13:22

Members of UK Parliament Opposed to Plain Packaging

The following MPs have spoken out against plain packaging regulation. The majority of the following quotes were cited in the media following the Government’s 2015 announcement. Some of those who spoke out are known to have taken tobacco company hospitali (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Mar 15, 2015 12:36

Global trends and projections for tobacco use, 1990–2025: an analysis of smoking indicators from the WHO Comprehensive Information Systems for Tobacco Control

Immediate, effective, and sustained action is necessary to attain and maintain desirable trajectories for tobacco control and achieve global convergence towards elimination of tobacco use.
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:31

Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2011

By cancer site, rates were highest for cancers of the prostate (128 per 100,000 men), female breast (122 per 100,000 women), lung and bronchus (61 per 100,000 persons), and colon and rectum (40 per 100,000 persons) (Table 1). These four sites accounted f
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Mar 12, 2015 14:20

Connecticut Law About Smoking

These links connect to resources available and are provided with the understanding that they represent only a starting point for research.
State of Connecticut Judicial Branch
added Mar 11, 2015 15:12

[Ireland] Plain Packaging FAQs

On this page you will find out about how tobacco branding works, what exactly standardised packaging is and how you can help the Irish Cancer Society's campaign.
Irish Cancer Society (ie)
added Mar 11, 2015 11:20
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