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Prevalence and correlates of JUUL use among a national sample of youth and young adults

JUUL use was significantly higher among young people, with those under 21 having significantly higher odds of ever and current use. Frequency of use patterns suggest youth may not be experimenting with the device but using it regularly. Given the high nic
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 22:13

Evidence of compensation among waterpipe smokers using harm reduction components

Waterpipe smokers engaged in compensation (i.e., increased and more intense puffing) to make up for decreased mainstream nicotine delivery from the same tobacco heated two ways. Waterpipe components can affect human puffing behaviours, exposures and subje
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 22:11

Cigarette smoking among those with mental disorders in the US population: 2012–2013 update

smoking remains extraordinarily more common among those with mood, anxiety and substance use disorders, with highest rates among those with bipolar and substance use disorders.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 22:10

Is blue the new green? Repackaging menthol cigarettes in response to a flavour ban in Ontario, Canada

attempted to maintain menthol smokers in Ontario by aggressive preban promotion of menthol capsule cigarettes, continued promotion of innovative filter technologies and by directing smokers to non-menthol alternatives whose packaging both in text and in c
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 22:09

Prevalence and correlates of JUUL use among a national sample of youth and young adults

Given the high nicotine content of JUUL, there is concern over the potential for addiction and other serious health consequences among young people. Findings suggest strong regulatory actions are needed to prevent youth and young adult uptake.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 17:48

new study reveals teens 16 times more likely to use juul than older age groups

aTruth Initiative study published today in Tobacco Control found that the younger teenagers are, the more likely they are to use JUUL. In fact, the study revealed that 15- 17-year-olds have over 16 times greater odds to be current JUUL users compared to
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 30, 2018 17:47
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[UK] ASH comment on Budget: Missed opportunity

ASH is disappointed that the Chancellor has not increased the annual tobacco tax escalator from 2% to 5% above inflation (RPI) as recommended by ASH and the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies in its submission to the Chancellor.[2] Reducing the aff
ASH London (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 20:26

[UK] MITCHELL: Philip Morris’ cigarette ad – a classic case of smokes and mirrors

So, by implication, the firm is still keen to sell cigarettes in other parts of the world, where the public is perhaps less conscious of their life-shortening effects. But in the UK, the jig is up and so the company is hoping to find other pointless addi
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 22:46

Restricting tobacco sales to only pharmacies combined with cessation advice: a modelling study of the future smoking prevalence, health and cost impacts

Conclusions This work provides modelling-level evidence that the package of restricting tobacco sales to only pharmacies combined with cessation advice in these settings can accelerate progress towards the tobacco endgame, and achieve large population he
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 16:50

Prevalence and characteristics of tobacco purchases in convenience stores: results of a postpurchase intercept survey in Dunedin, New Zealand [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco products constitute a small proportion of items purchased from Dunedin convenience stores and are typically not purchased with non-tobacco items. Our findings are inconsistent with arguments that most small retailers rely on tobacco sales.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 28, 2018 19:45
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