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[North Carolina] New Study Finds the Use of Multiple Tobacco Products Is Popular Among Teenagers

“This study illustrated how much of a problem poly-tobacco use really is...Adolescents are not just using cigarettes. They are using cigarettes and other tobacco products – some of which are new and unregulated. We need to be thinking about how to tackle
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
added Dec 31, 2015 14:49

[North Carolina] Poly-Tobacco Use among High School Students

a high percentage of high school students in North Carolina report using more than one tobacco product (19.1%) and that this prevalence is significantly greater than single tobacco use (10.6%)...prevention efforts, such as communication campaigns are need
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Dec 30, 2015 17:31

[Asia, China] Country's Number of Smokers Rose over Last Five Years, Official Report Says

The country had 316 million smokers above the age of 15 this year, 15 million more than in 2011, the report said. The average number of cigarettes consumed each day per smoker rose from 14.2 to 15.2, the study found. The study by the government departmen
Caixin Online (cn)
added Dec 30, 2015 14:57

[Asia] China's tobacco use unchanged despite reduction efforts

The Chinese Adult Tobacco Use Survey 2015 by the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, found that 27 percent of adults smoked in 2010, the same as now, but the absolute number of smokers has climbed, the China Daily reported on Tuesday.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Dec 29, 2015 16:07

[Asia, China] Smoking rate holds steady despite reduction efforts

Despite legislation and public education, China hasn't curbed tobacco use. Smoking prevalence remains the same as it was five years ago, a recent national survey found. The Chinese Adult Tobacco Use Survey 2015 by the Chinese Center for Disease Control (cn)
added Dec 29, 2015 04:41

[Asia, China] Exposure to secondhand smoke falling

SCHOOLCHILDREN and government workers in China are less exposed to secondhand smoke than they were in 2010, despite there being 15 million more smokers in the country, the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention said yesterday.
Xinhua Newswire
added Dec 28, 2015 20:30

[Asia, India] Smoking dips 10% in 2 yrs, but women smokers up sharply

According to the latest data given by the health ministry in Parliament, cigarette consumption in 2014-15 was 93.2 billion sticks - 10 billion less than in 2012-13. Production fell from 117 billion sticks to 105.3 billion in the same period.
Times of India
added Dec 28, 2015 06:17

[UK] ECigIntelligence Infographic: how big is Europe's potential e-cigarette market?

ECigIntelligence (uk)
added Dec 26, 2015 00:39

[Australia] E-Cigarettes: Everything You Need To Know

each state has different rules around the sale, possession and marketing of e-cigs. The Australian Medical Association this week released a new stance on tobacco products to incorporate its position on e-cigarettes.... Here's a state-by-state breakdown.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Dec 19, 2015 18:37

Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2012

rates were highest for cancers of the female breast; prostate; lung and bronchus (60 per 100,000 persons); and colon and rectum...These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2012, including...210,828 lung and bronchus cancers
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 17, 2015 22:51
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