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Recent action by several states and territories to prohibit smoking in privately owned vehicles while children are present has brought significant attention to the issue of the risks to children associated with exposure to secondhand smoke, particularly i
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 23, 2013 05:01

State-Specific Healthy Life Expectancy at Age 65 Years — United States, 2007–2009

Healthy life expectancy (HLE) is a population health measure ... HLE is a relatively simple measure that can be readily used by public health officials, health-care providers, and policy makers to monitor trends in the health of populations and identify h
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 22, 2013 22:51

Smokefree Lists, Maps, and Data / Ordinance Lists - As of July 8 , 2013

1) U.S. 100% Smokefree Laws in Workplaces AND Restaurants AND Bars 2) Municipalities with Local 100% Smokefree Laws 3) Overview List - How Many Smokefree Laws? 4) Summary List of U.S. Population Protected by 100% Smokefree State/Local Laws
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Jul 22, 2013 18:27

Number of smokers in the UK set to fall below 20% for the first time in a century

* By the end of the year it's expected less than a fifth of Britons will smoke * Among the upper and middle classes about 13% of people smoke * 25% of people in the lower social brackets are smokers
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 21, 2013 05:44

[UK] Decline Witnessed in Adult Population’s Smoking Rate

A survey has been taking place with regard to tobacco use in England. It has been unveiled that a decline in smoking rate has been witnessed in the adult population. It has been said the smoking prevalence is expected to be below 20% among the adult pop
added Jul 20, 2013 14:08

[UK] Fewer than one in five people in England smoke, expert claims

Smoking rates in England are falling by up to one per cent a year and fewer than one in five people now smoke, an expert has claimed. It will be the first time in hundreds of years that less than a quarter of the population smokes, it is claimed Photo:
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 20, 2013 13:59

[Netherlands] Smoking on the rise in Amsterdam

There are more people smoking in Amsterdam now than there were five years ago. The GGD (Public Health Service) concluded from recent research that while the number of smokers in the Netherlands as a whole is decreasing, the numbers in Amsterdam are doin
IamExpat (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:29

Cigarette smoking at new low among youths, survey finds

Cigarette smoking hit the lowest point ever recorded among American eighth-graders and high school sophomores and seniors last year, a newly released report shows. Last year, only 5% of high school sophomores said they had smoked cigarettes daily in the
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 12, 2013 21:48

America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2013 (PDF)

Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
added Jul 12, 2013 16:49

America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2013 - Press Release

A drop in the percentage of children ages 4–11 with any detectable blood cotinine level, a measure for recent exposure to secondhand smoke, from 53 percent in the years 2007 and 2008 to 42 percent in 2009 and 2010).
Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
added Jul 12, 2013 16:24
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