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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Report on Tobacco Control for the Region of the Americas: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: 10 Years Later (PDF) (148 pp)

30 out of the 35 countries of the Region are Parties to the FCTC, only six countries have implemented at least four of the main measures of the FCTC at its highest level...Countries that have implemented comprehensive tobacco control measures have shown i
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 20, 2016 23:23
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FDA Regulation of E-Cigarettes: The What, When, and Warnings

final rule extending its regulation of "tobacco products" to include electronic cigarettes and similar products, sometimes called Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS). Specifically, the regulations will apply to vaporizers, vape pens, hookah pens,
JD Supra, LLC
added May 19, 2016 03:27
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HAAR: 4 Takeaways From FDA’s Long-Term Nicotine Study

1. Regular E-Cig Use is Still Low in Adults and Minors / 2. Cig Use Is All or Nothing / 3. E-Cig Use Is Most Prominent Among Current Smokers / 4. Minors Get Tobacco From Social Sources, Not Retailers
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 12, 2016 15:05
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Smoking In 2016: Infographic Shows How Far We’ve Come In The Fight Against Smoking Cigarettes

The infographic below was provided by Purplebox Vapors, which may raise some concerns about bias, so here’s an article comparing the dangers of electronic and regular cigarettes. While many studies have shown e-cigarettes can be just as dangerous, if not
Medical Daily
added May 12, 2016 14:35
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Smoking Behavior and Healthcare Expenditure in the United States, 1992–2009: Panel Data Estimates [FREE FULL TEXT]

Changes in healthcare expenditure appear quickly after changes in smoking behavior. A 10% relative drop in smoking in every state is predicted to be followed by an expected $63 billion reduction (in 2012 US dollars) in healthcare expenditure the next yea
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added May 11, 2016 02:23
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key facts about tobacco use in lgbt community

LGB youth are twice as likely to smoke a cigarette before they are 13 years old. LGBT smokers are more likely to smoke menthols. Smoking rates among lesbian and bisexual women are higher than for straight women.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 9, 2016 15:27
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[UK] More than 120,000 people hospitalised with smoking-related diseases in England - which area was worst?

Public Health England has revealed a breakdown of patients across the country who had emergency hospital admissions due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
The Mirror (uk)
added May 5, 2016 11:54
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[Asia] 48% of Indian males consume tobacco, government says

Nearly 35 per cent or 27.5 crore adults in India consume tobacco in some form or the other and the prevalence among males is 48 per cent, while in females it is 20 per cent, Lok Sabha was told on Friday.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Apr 30, 2016 19:29
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Contribution of smoking to socioeconomic inequalities in mortality: a study of 14 European countries, 1990–2004

In many European countries, smoking has become less important as a determinant of socioeconomic inequalities in mortality among men, but not among women. Inequalities in smoking remain one of the most important entry points for reducing inequalities in mo
Tobacco Control
added Apr 28, 2016 16:26
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[UK] The exploding e-cigarettes toll: Users lose teeth and need skin grafts after spate of fires

The Local Government Association, which represents 49 fire and rescue authorities in England and Wales, said “vaping” was now a “major cause for concern”. Exploding e-cigarettes have caused a string of fires with users losing teeth and even needing skin
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 26, 2016 15:54
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