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[Canada] VIDEO: Number of smokers spikes in Windsor-Essex

According to the Canadian Community Health Survey released Monday, 20.3 per cent of the region's population smoked daily or occasionally in 2012. That's up from the 13.4 per cent that did so in 2011.
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 19, 2013 02:33
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US Adult Smoking Rate Drops To 18 Percent: Are Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaigns Getting Results?

The national smoking break was a welcomed finding by anti-smoking organizations, who have been recording and comparing data since the early 60s. When compared to the year 1965, during which 42.4 percent of Americans surveyed labeled themselves as smokers
Medical Daily
added Jun 18, 2013 13:26
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Early Release of Selected Estimates Based on Data From the 2012 National Health Interview Survey: Current smoking Figure 8.1. Prevalence of current smoking among adults aged 18 and over: United States, 1997–2012 (PDF)

• For 2012, the percentage of adults aged 18 and over who were current smokers was 18.0% (95% confidence interval = 17.40%–18.56%), which was lower than the 2011 estimate of 18.9%. • The prevalence of current smoking among U.S. adults declined fr
National Center for Health Statistics
added Jun 18, 2013 13:06
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Early Release of Selected Estimates Based on Data From the 2012 National Health Interview Survey

8. Current smoking PDF Version (69 KB) Figure 8.1. Prevalence of current smoking among adults aged 18 and over: United States, 1997–2012 Figure 8.2. Percent distribution of smoking status among adults aged 18 and over, by sex: United States, 2012 Fig
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 18, 2013 13:02
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Adult smoking rate may be falling again; down to 18 percent last year, government report says - The Washington Post

The new report is from a survey of about 35,000 U.S. adults. Current smokers were identified as those who said they had smoked more than 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and now smoke every day or some days. The rate was only 9 percent for people ages 6
Washington Post
added Jun 18, 2013 05:55
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Electronic cigarettes

* What are electronic cigarettes? * Supplying and importing electronic cigarettes * The dangers of buying electronic cigarettes
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing (au)
added Jun 14, 2013 20:10
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[UK] Electronic Cigarettes - Global Legal Status

Page 1: General information Global e-cigarette legal situation, countries A - I
E-Cigarette Politics (uk)
added Jun 12, 2013 15:41
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[UK] Q&A: How do e-cigarettes work?

Q. Risks A. They are currently very lightly regulated and little is known about their long-term safety. The full range of ingredients found in various different brands is not known by health authorities. The MHRA found during tests that many products co
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 12, 2013 15:11
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Surgeon General's Reports on Smoking and Tobacco Use

2012—Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adult 2010—How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: The Biology and Behavioral Basis for Smoking-Attributable Disease
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 10, 2013 13:08
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Sheesha smoking hooks more Pakistani students

One-fifth of college and university students in Pakistan -- aged from 20 to 25 years -- are addicted to smoking sheesha, a form of hookah-smoking with a flavoured tobacco, a study has found.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jun 10, 2013 11:37
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