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[Canada] Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey released today

The national survey—which measures tobacco, alcohol and drug use among Canadian students in grades 7 to 12 (secondary I to V in Quebec)—provides valuable information that will inform approaches to addressing complex health and social issues such as the p
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 13, 2018 05:39
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[Asia] Smoking kills more than 40,000 every year in Vietnam

spend VND31 trillion on tobacco products each year, while the total cost for the treatment of these diseases and losses to businesses from illness and early death...despite a reduction, the percentage of adult males who smoke remains high at 45.3%. The r
Vietnam Net
added Jun 12, 2018 01:23
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The States With The Largest State Sin Tax Revenues

in taxes are designed to further two goals: one, to raise additional revenue for the state; and two, to deter certain behavior regarded as detrimental to personal health or to public wellbeing. Many of the behaviors targeted by sin taxes are known to plac
Lawyers.com Blog
added Jun 8, 2018 17:12
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Fewer U.S. Kids Use Tobacco, But Numbers Still Too High: Officials teens smoking

The number of U.S. middle and high school students who use tobacco fell from 4.5 million in 2011 to 3.6 million in 2017, but that number is still far too high, federal health officials reported Thursday. Nearly 1 in 5 high school students and 1 in 18 mid
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 8, 2018 03:13
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Tobacco Product Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2017

During 2011–2017, prevalence of current use of any tobacco product decreased from 24.2% to 19.6% among high school students and from 7.5% to 5.6% among middle school students. Electronic cigarettes were the most commonly used tobacco product among high
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 7, 2018 22:53
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[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] 100 smokers die a day, could double by 2030

The data is reckoned by the Vietnam Tobacco Control Fund under the Ministry of Health. According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), conducted by the ministry and the General Statistics Office in 2015, 53.5
Viet Nam News (vn)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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The world cancer league tables: Scientists calculate the countries with the best and worst performing statistics for 29 forms of the disease

In the biggest ever study of 195 countries, researchers produced top ten tables for the best and worst performing countries for 29 types of cancer... The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study analysed global levels of 29 cancers including of the lung, bra
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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[UK] ONE person dies every FIVE seconds from smoking, reveals scientist

A total of three million people have died due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a lung disorder caused by smoking, according to the most recent statistics from 2016. This accounted for six per cent of global deaths. Furthermore, the respirator
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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2018 SOI: Cigarette Sales

Cigarettes supplied 28.6% share of inside sales, retaining its perennial position as the largest in-store category for c-stores. However, this share has slipped from nearly 37% in 2011, according to NACS figures. Monthly sales rose 2.4% in 2017, with gros
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:39
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DOH: Number of Volusia youth exposed to secondhand smoke nearly 8% higher than rest of Florida

the number of Volusia County tobacco-related cancer deaths was higher than the rest of the state, according to the Florida Department of Health in Volusia. However, those affected aren't just smokers themselves.
Port Orange (FL) Observer
added Jun 5, 2018 23:08
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