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Tackling Tobacco: July 2016 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup / Tax increases take center stage.

Tobacco legislation and regulation is constantly under review at the local, state and federal levels. In this monthly roundup, Convenience Store News highlights the latest proposals and approved changes happening across the United States. CALIFORNIA Sac
Convenience Store News
added Aug 5, 2016 13:32

Disparities in Adult Cigarette Smoking — United States, 2002–2005 and 2010–2013

Substantial disparities in adult cigarette smoking prevalence exist among and within Asian and Hispanic subgroups, with Koreans and Puerto Ricans reporting the highest cigarette smoking prevalences within their respective racial/ethnic population. These f
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 4, 2016 21:22

Minimum Ages of Legal Access for Tobacco in the United States From 1863 to 2015 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The increasing evidence on tobacco addiction suggests that restoring MLAs to 21 years would reduce smoking initiation and prevalence, particularly among those younger than 18 years.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2016 18:07

The Wilton Bulletin Connecticut has nation's second highest cigarette tax rate

Connecticut has the nation’s second highest cigarette tax rate at $3.90, following the state’s 25-cent tax increase that went into effect July 1. According to the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK), New York has the nation’s highest cigarette tax rate
Wilton (CT) Bulletin
added Jul 18, 2016 00:58

CDC: 1 in 4 Adults Still Use Tobacco Products

"These findings are consistent with what we have seen in the past, but the tobacco product landscape is changing and this is concerning," King told MedPage Today. "Although cigarettes are still the most commonly used tobacco product, we are seeing the us
MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2016 15:16

1 in 5 Americans Uses a Tobacco Product

Findings from the 2013-2014 survey underscore the need "to educate the public about the potential harms of all tobacco product use, including risks associated with occasional use," CDC researcher Dr. Sean Hu and colleagues wrote. Noting that e-cigarette
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 15, 2016 02:39

Tobacco Product Use Among Adults — United States, 2013–2014

21.3% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day or some days, and 25.5% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day, some days, or rarely. Cigarettes remained the most commonly used ...Sustained, comprehensive state tobacco control programs fund
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jul 14, 2016 18:27

E-Cigarette Explosions: Comprehensive List

Note to press: This article contains the most comprehensive list of e-cigarette explosions that has ever been made available to the public... Of the 173 e-cigarette explosions detailed in this article: 47 e-cigarette explosions happened during use. 73 e
eCig One
added Jul 13, 2016 19:08

America’s Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2016 (PDF)

Cotinine, a breakdown product of nicotine, is used as a marker for exposure to secondhand smoke in nonsmokers. Cotinine levels at or above 0.05 nanograms per milliliter (ng/mL) are often used as an indicator of secondhand smoke exposure in the previous
Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
added Jul 12, 2016 14:52

Mississippi Smoke-Free Communities

As of June 2016, there are 121 100% smoke-free communities in Mississippi. Find out the latest on the state's smoke-free cities and policies at
Mississippi State Department of Health
added Jul 6, 2016 02:01
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