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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: Smoking rate rises in first year of plain packaging and TPD

Now that the British and EU governments have saved us from the perils of branded cigarette packs, packs of ten and high strength vape juice, the rate must have fallen still further, right? Wrong. As I mentioned in May, the data from the Smoking Toolkit
Velvet Glove, Iron Fist (Christopher Snowdon blog) (uk)
added Jul 5, 2018 16:58
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[Asia, India] Sale of tobacco items rampant near schools

Despite ban on sale of tobacco products in 100-metre radius of any educational institution, gutka and cigarette are openly sold to the schoolchildren in Patna and other cities of the state. Section 6 of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2018 14:28
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking rates in North East almost halved since 2005

In the North East: - Smoking kills around 5,584 people every year - The NHS spends around £127.5m across GP consultations, hospital admissions and GP prescriptions to help smoker-related issues
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:53
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking rates remain higher in NI than rest of UK

Young adults are spurning cigarettes - however rates of smoking in Northern Ireland remain higher than the rest of the UK, research has shown. The biggest reduction in smoking since 2011 has been among 18 to 24-year-olds, according to the Office for Nat
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:49
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9 reasons why many people started smoking in the past

we take a look at some of the weird reasons people started smoking back in the day. 1. Torches of freedom Before the 1920s, women who smoked were seen as immoral. Smoking a cigarette and the various techniques used to smoke were seen as a display of mas
Health 24 (za)
added Jul 3, 2018 20:27
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U.S. teens may smoke hookah because `everyone else is doing it'

More than half of U.S. teens overestimate how often their peers smoke hookah, and a new study suggests this makes them more than nine times more likely to try it themselves. “Adolescence is a critical developmental stage when youth are under pressure to
Reuters
added Jul 4, 2018 04:20
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Smoking drops dramatically over a decade for New Mexico high school students

According to data from the 2017 New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, youth cigarette smoking has dropped from 24.2 percent in 2007 to nearly one in ten, or 10.6 percent, New Mexico high school students in 2017. Usage rates for other tobacco produ
Ruidoso (NM) News
added Jul 4, 2018 03:06
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Tobacco Consequences in Youth Living With HIV

The journal AIDS and Behavior published a study in HIV patients between 13 and 24 years old, finding daily tobacco use significantly decreases durable viral suppression.... supports the hypothesis that tobacco smoking has direct physiological effects on
Pharmacy Times
added Jul 3, 2018 17:22
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[UK] Semi-naked women are being used to promote dangerous shisha on social media and turning hookah addiction into a 'badge of honour', study finds

Sexual social media posts are promoting dangerous shisha, new research suggests. Out of more than 11,500 Instagram posts at any one time, nearly all advocate hookah, with just 0.4 percent highlighting its health risks, a US study found.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 3, 2018 16:28
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what is your state doing about tobacco?

These are just a few examples from our state fact sheets, which highlight the most up-to-date information on each state. They include cigarette, cigar, smokeless and e-cigarette use rates for adults and high school students, state funding for prevention
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 3, 2018 08:34
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