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Smoking Behavior and Healthcare Expenditure in the United States, 1992–2009: Panel Data Estimates [FREE FULL TEXT]

Changes in healthcare expenditure appear quickly after changes in smoking behavior. A 10% relative drop in smoking in every state is predicted to be followed by an expected $63 billion reduction (in 2012 US dollars) in healthcare expenditure the next yea
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added May 11, 2016 02:23

key facts about tobacco use in lgbt community

LGB youth are twice as likely to smoke a cigarette before they are 13 years old. LGBT smokers are more likely to smoke menthols. Smoking rates among lesbian and bisexual women are higher than for straight women.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 9, 2016 15:27

[UK] More than 120,000 people hospitalised with smoking-related diseases in England - which area was worst?

Public Health England has revealed a breakdown of patients across the country who had emergency hospital admissions due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
The Mirror (uk)
added May 5, 2016 11:54

[Asia] 48% of Indian males consume tobacco, government says

Nearly 35 per cent or 27.5 crore adults in India consume tobacco in some form or the other and the prevalence among males is 48 per cent, while in females it is 20 per cent, Lok Sabha was told on Friday.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Apr 30, 2016 19:29

Contribution of smoking to socioeconomic inequalities in mortality: a study of 14 European countries, 1990–2004

In many European countries, smoking has become less important as a determinant of socioeconomic inequalities in mortality among men, but not among women. Inequalities in smoking remain one of the most important entry points for reducing inequalities in mo
Tobacco Control
added Apr 28, 2016 16:26
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[UK] The exploding e-cigarettes toll: Users lose teeth and need skin grafts after spate of fires

The Local Government Association, which represents 49 fire and rescue authorities in England and Wales, said “vaping” was now a “major cause for concern”. Exploding e-cigarettes have caused a string of fires with users losing teeth and even needing skin
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 26, 2016 15:54

[Nevada] NATO Show’s Need-to-Know Numbers

The Good: 51,000 Now in its 15th year, NATO’s membership spans 51,000 locations across the United States ... consumers were spending 9 cents less on gas and 13 cents more on suggests 29% of c-store purchases a include tobacco product—b
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 21, 2016 19:52

Statement of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health: New CDC Data Show Hispanic Tobacco Tipping Point

Hispanic middle school students more likely than peers to use tobacco overall, to use multiple tobacco products, and e-cigarettes are most popular product to use
PR Newswire
added Apr 15, 2016 10:30

READING LIST: Smokeless Tobacco (PDF)

This reading list is a brief selection of journal articles, online reports and other web-based material on the topic of Smokeless Tobacco. Its purpose is to provide readers with an introduction to and overview of available literature on the topic.
Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added Apr 14, 2016 21:15

No decline in overall youth tobacco use since 2011

4.7 million middle and high school students report using a tobacco product; almost half use at least two... 8.6 percent smoked cigars, 7.2 percent used hookahs, 6.0 percent used smokeless tobacco, percent smoked pipe tobacco, and 0.6 percent smoked bidis
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Apr 14, 2016 17:40
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