Wisconsin: Smoking Rates at Record Low as Vaping Increases

Wisconsin: Smoking Rates at Record Low as Vaping Increases

Last week, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ (DHS) Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System survey, reported that the State’s smoking rate has dropped to 16% in 2017. The rate had plateaued at 17% over the prior years, explained the DHS. The report added...
Smoking Ban Gone Into Effect Across Scottish Jails

Smoking Ban Gone Into Effect Across Scottish Jails

In July 2017, the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) had announced that smoking and tobacco sales would be banned in Scottish prisons by the end of 2018. As expected, this decision was not well received by inmates since they rely on cigarettes more heavily than the general...
Why We Should Drop The Term “E-Cigarettes”

Why We Should Drop The Term “E-Cigarettes”

An article on New Nicotine Alliance Australia (NNA AU), said that during a meeting with a number of well respected Tobacco Harm Reduction advocates, one of the topics brought up was the use of the word e-cigarette. This is the term most commonly used to describe a...

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