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New research, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates, shows of the prevalence of smoking in the world has increased despite successful anti-smoking campaigns in countries such as the USA and Australia.
Jan 9, 2014 Business Insider
added Jan 9, 2014 16:20
Overall, age-standardized smoking prevalence decreased by 42% for women and 25% for men between 1980 and 2012. Four countries—Canada, Iceland, Mexico, and Norway—have reduced smoking by more than half in both men and women since 1980.
Jan 8, 2014 University of Washington
added Jan 9, 2014 16:18
After decades of decline, the prevalence of smoking in China has held steady in recent years. Coupled with population growth, this means there are now more smokers in China than ever, according to a new study on global smoking prevalence published this m
Jan 9, 2014 New York Times Blogs
added Jan 9, 2014 06:39
According to the research, there are 27 percent of smokers in Serbia. The country is the second in the world, after Lithuania, by the percentage of the growth of their number – 0.6 percent per year in the period between 1980 and 2012.
Jan 9, 2014 InSerbia (rs)
added Jan 9, 2014 06:17
Study shows significant decline, calling into question CDC's "gateway" e-cig statements
Jan 8, 2014 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:43
In a shocking trend, India has now more female smokers - over 12.1 million - than any country except the United States. In 2012, female smoking prevalence was 3.2%, which is virtually unchanged since 1980. Smokers in India consumed an average of 8.2 ci
Jan 8, 2014 Times of India
added Jan 8, 2014 20:02
[USA] U.S. cancer death rates fall 20 percent in the last 20 years - mostly thanks to Americans quitting smoking
Deaths from cancer in U.S. have declined continually over the last 20 years, mostly thanks to adults quitting smoking, earlier diagnosis and better treatment, according new research. The American Cancer Society's annual report, published on Tuesday, show
Jan 8, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 8, 2014 07:40
Lebanon was the only Middle Eastern country where smoking rates for women were higher than 20% ... Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Oman were among the 10 countries with a population over 1 million that had the highest average daily cigarette consumption in 201
Jan 8, 2014 Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 8, 2014 07:36
It comes as a shocker, India has now more female smokers - over 12.1 million - than any country except the United States. In 2012, female smoking prevalence was 3.2%, which is virtually unchanged since 1980. Smokers in India consumed an average of 8.2
Jan 8, 2014 Parda Phash (in)
added Jan 8, 2014 07:31
"The number of smokers has gone up significantly in Asian countries including India, Bangladesh, China and Indonesia since 2006," said Marie Ng, assistant professor at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at University of Washington. "
Jan 8, 2014 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 8, 2014 07:30