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Number Of Cigarette Smokers At Record Low In Oklahoma

"While it is fantastic to see Oklahoma out of the bottom ten states for smoking rates, we still have work to do to reduce the devastating health effects of smoking and secondhand smoke," said State Health Commissioner Dr. Terry Cline, noting that the re
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Aug 23, 2013 17:23

PHOTO GALLERY: The world’s top smoke-free beaches

But the trend is spreading from coast to coast and beyond the shores of the continental U.S. These are 10 of the best spots for smokeless beachcombing. Click on the image below for a gallery of clean-air beach photos.
added Aug 22, 2013 12:39

[Asia] Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited

Besides the macroeconomic hindrances, the greatest challenge for the Company is the presence of illicit trade in the industry and the Pakistan-Afghan transit route. Almost 20 percent of the cigarette available in the market is coming from illegal sources.
Business Recorder (pk)
added Aug 21, 2013 06:57

Cancer Research UK launches new website to reveal local cancer statistics

The ‘Local Cancer Statistics’ website can be searched by post-code, constituency, local authority or healthcare area and contains information on cancer incidence, survival and mortality, early diagnosis, screening and smoking statistics for individual ar
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Aug 21, 2013 06:54

[Pakistan] Teenage smoking on the rise

statistics show approximately 1,000 to 1,200 teenage students take up smoking daily * According to WHO smoking in Pakistan has increased by 30 percent over the last decade
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Aug 17, 2013 13:44

[UK] 1.6 million a year admitted for smoking-related diseases

Data from the Health and Social Care Information Centre for England shows a rise in hospital admissions to about 1.6 million in 2011/12, up on the 1.53 million the previous year. The figures, relating to over-35s, suggest 4,300 people per day are admitt
Nursing Times
added Aug 17, 2013 13:36

Smoking Policies on each Cruise Line

Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest have two designated smoking areas. These areas are located in the aft section of the Looking Glass Lounge on the port side, and on the starboard forward section of the Pool Deck. Smoking areas have signs indicating that s
added Aug 15, 2013 16:20

[Ireland] Irish Independent Men kick the habit – but female smokers still on the increase

The findings emerged in the latest survey carried out by the National Tobacco Control Office . It looked at the smoking habits of Irish adults aged 15 years and older and found that 21.7pc still light up, down 1.8pc compared to 2010.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Aug 13, 2013 12:10

KRIS: VIDEO: Blame Smokers? Absolutely Not!

Only 16% of our patients today are current smokers. ... it is very important that people who have stopped smoking but develop lung cancer do not blame themselves, and that healthcare providers in particular and society in general do not blame them either.
Medical Tribune
added Aug 12, 2013 17:29

Americans Back Higher Health Insurance Rates for Smokers

Fifty-eight percent of Americans say health insurance companies would be justified in setting higher rates for people who smoke. This is on par with the 60% seen in 2011, but down modestly from 65% in 2003. Fewer, 41%, support setting higher rates for tho
Gallup Organization
added Aug 12, 2013 09:24
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