Items filtered by date: September 2017

Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 84 behavioral, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) Study 2016

Research evaluating the ‘Run to Quit’ program launched by the Canadian Cancer Society in partnership with the Running Room in six Canadian provinces shows that running can boost cessation through regular group-based running clinics.

Researchers measured secondhand smoke exposure and beachgoer density at two public beaches in Thailand. Eighty-eight PM 2.5 exposure measurements were taken in lounge areas covered with beach umbrellas and with high user-density. Results showed mean point-source levels were 260 and 504 µg/m3; peak levels reaching up to 716 and 1335 µg/m3.

Correlates of self-reported exposure to advertising of tobacco products and electronic cigarettes across 28 European Union member states Survey data of over 27,000 adults were analyzed using multilevel logistical regression to assess sociodemographic correlates of self-reported exposure to tobacco and e-cigarette advertisements. “Current smokers, males, younger respondents



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