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California Tobacco Facts and Figures 2015: 25 Years of Tobacco Control in California (PDF)

This document provides tables, graphs, and information about tobacco use in California as a quick reference for individuals or groups working to eliminate tobacco use. The Appendix provides tables listing prevalence rates for those graphs that do not
California Department of Public Health
added Sep 30, 2015 17:01

National Survey of Long-Haul Truck Driver Health and Injury (PDF)

Prevalence of current cigarette smoking is more than double (51% vs. 19%).
US Department of Transportation (DOT)
added Sep 21, 2015 15:52

Technical Project Lead {TPL) Review: SE0000276, SE0000277, SE0000278, SE0000281

The following are the key differences in characteristics between the new and corresponding predicate tobacco products: Higher menthol smoke yields / Different characterizing flavor delivery method (menthol capsule in the filter compared to menthol in to
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Sep 16, 2015 11:51

Records re: Tobacco Sales by the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), 2006-2012

Your Freedom of Information Act Request for various information concerning tobacco sales, DeCA Board Meeting Minutes and the DeCA Strategic Plan has been processed. The Agency responses to each of your requests are as follows: Statistics on Cigarette/to
added Sep 13, 2015 21:32

[USA] Youth Exposure to Tobacco in Movies in Ontario, Canada: 2004-2014 (PDF)

o At least 185,000 children and teens aged 0-17 living in Ontario today will be recruited to cigarette smoking by their exposure to onscreen smoking. o These future Ontario smokers will incur at least $1.1 billion in healthcare costs attributable to t
Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added Sep 11, 2015 13:42

Avoidable risk factors take an increasing toll on health worldwide

"There's great potential to improve health by avoiding certain risks like smoking and poor diet as well as tackling environmental risks like air pollution," said IHME Director Dr. Christopher Murray. "The challenge for policymakers will be to use what we
Medical Xpress (
added Sep 11, 2015 00:39

Americans make progress against some health risks, but obesity and smoking cause more deaths

Smoking was the number-one individual risk factor associated with US deaths in 2013 – up from number two in 1990 – contributing to 443,824 American deaths. This increase was largely fueled by changing patterns of behavior among American women. Smoking’s
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
added Sep 11, 2015 00:38

Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks in 188 countries, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

tobacco smoke for 6.1 million deaths ... For men, high systolic blood pressure or tobacco use are the leading risks in nearly all high-income countries
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
added Sep 11, 2015 00:36

[Kentucky] U.S. smoking rate drops to fifteen percent

Carr pointed out that adult smoking rates could decline in Kentucky in the future if youth rates remain low. In 2014, a survey found that 17.9 percent of Kentucky high school students smoked cigarettes, which was down from 24.1 percent in 2011. "If the
Paducah (KY) Sun
added Sep 4, 2015 10:18

Combustible and Smokeless Tobacco Use Among High School Athletes — United States, 2001–2013

The differences in tobacco use among population subgroups (overall and among athletes), including the higher prevalence of both combustible tobacco and smokeless tobacco use among male students, non-Hispanic white students, and students in 11th and 12th
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 3, 2015 20:23
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