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Cigarette smoking at an all-time low among American adults

“Efforts undertaken for the last several years are finally taking effect,” said Dr. Robert Sussman, director of the Atlantic Respiratory Institute in Summit, N.J. “Banning smoking in public places made it less socially acceptable (and) taxes have taken t
New York Daily News
added Feb 29, 2016 01:33
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Multiple tobacco product use among US adolescents and young adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

54% were single product users, 25% dual users and 21% multiple users....Nearly half of current adolescent and young adult tobacco users in this study engaged in dual and multiple tobacco product use; the majority of them used products that fall outside cu
Tobacco Control
added Feb 23, 2016 16:04
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[UK] More young women are smoking as rate among young men falls

"It is certainly worrying that more young women are taking up smoking”, chief executive of the British Lung Foundation Dr Penny Woods told PA. ”The introduction of drab standardised packaging from May this year should help tackle this, but more efforts
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 20, 2016 20:20
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[UK] What do we die from?

Heart diseases leading cause of death for men aged 50 and over and lung cancer leading cause of death for women aged 50 to 64... Studies suggest biological and behavioural reasons for the higher number of male deaths from heart diseases, such as a higher
Office for National Statistics
added Feb 18, 2016 18:38
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[UK] Adult smoking habits in Great Britain, 2014 (PDF)

• 19% of adults in Great Britain currently smoke, down from a peak of 46% in 1974 when the series began. Among smokers, the average consumption was 11.4 cigarettes a day – the lowest
Office for National Statistics
added Feb 18, 2016 18:27
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[UK] Statistical bulletin: Adult smoking habits in Great Britain, 2014

19% of adults in Great Britain currently smoke, down from a peak of 46% in 1974 when the series began. Among smokers, the average consumption was 11.4 cigarettes a day – the lowest daily cigarette consumption since the series began, the peak being in 197
Office for National Statistics
added Feb 18, 2016 18:23
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Smoking Prevalence and Cessation Before and During Pregnancy: Data From the BirthCertificate, 2014 (PDF)

Smoking during pregnancy was more prevalent for women aged 20–24 (13.0%) than for other ages, and by race and Hispanic origin, the highest rate was for non- Hispanic American Indian or Alaska Native women (18.0%). Smoking during pregnancy ranged from
National Center for Health Statistics
added Feb 10, 2016 18:17
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State of Tobacco Control 2016: Progress in Peril

found that policymakers in Washington, D.C., and across the country are still failing to take action to end tobacco-caused death and disease...nearly 1 in 4 kids use tobacco products, and that a dramatic increase in youth use of tobacco products other tha
American Lung Association
added Feb 3, 2016 14:00
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[Canada] Wholesale Sales Data

Since 2001 tobacco companies have been required by federal law to provide, to Health Canada, annual reports of their wholesale sales of cigarettes, domestic and imported, and fine cut tobacco. These reports are available nationally and provincially for w
Health Canada
added Feb 3, 2016 00:44
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Adolescent Electronic-Cigarette Use in Alaska, 2015 (PDF)

1. Health care providers should screen their adolescent patients for e-cigarette use. 2. Health care providers should emphasize that e-cigarette use has not been thoroughly researched to know the short- or long-term effects. Moreover, users are at ri
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
added Jan 27, 2016 19:11
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