THE TOBACCO-RELATED BEHAVIORAL RISKS OF A NATIONALLY REPRESENTATIVE SAMPLE OF ADOLESCENTS
- Association Between Cigarette Smoking and Anxiety Disorders During Adolescence and Early Adulthood. Johnson, Jeffrey G.; Cohen, Patricia; Pine, Daniel S.; Klein, Donald F.; Kasen, Stephanie; Brook, Judith S. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;11/8/200, Vol. 284 Issue 18, p2348
Presents a study to investigate the longitudinal association between cigarette smoking and anxiety disorders among adolescents and young adults. Methods; Results, which suggest that cigarette smoking may increase the risk of certain anxiety disorders; Conclusion.
- Cigar smoking: Now even kids are doing it! E.B. // Medical Update;Sep97, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p6
Reports on the increasing trend of cigar smoking among American teenagers. Absence of government warning in cigar's package; Comparison of cancer risks for cigar smokers and non smokers.
- How adolescents get their cigarettes: Implications for policies on access and price. Emery, Sherry; Gilpin, Elizabeth A.; White, Martha M.; Pierce, John P. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;01/20/99, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p184
Presents information on a study which examined the cigarette sources, analyzed by adolescents' smoking experience. Methodology; Results of the study; Linkage between increased excise taxes and reduced adolescent smoking.
- Parental Disapproval Of Smoking CAN Make A Difference. // Child Health Alert;Feb2002, Vol. 20, p4
Explains that preventing adolescents from taking the habit of smoking will help stop smoking.
- Who are the adolescents who stop smoking? Bonard, Laure; Janin-Jacquat, B�atrice; Michaud, Pierre-Andr� // European Journal of Pediatrics;2001, Vol. 160 Issue 7, p430
In most industrialised countries, the number of adolescent smokers has increased dramatically during the past several years. Encouraging smokers to quit constitutes one of several methods to control smoking. To improve our understanding of quitting during adolescence and help professionals...
- EYES WIDE SHUT. Brenna, Susan // New York Times Upfront;09/20/99, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the increasing number of teenage smokers in the United States in spite their exposure to prominent antismoking campaigns in the country. Factors encouraging teenage smokers to start the habit; Case examples; Struggles faced by teenagers who try to quit smoking.
- Smoking crackdown by UK government. Warden, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/19/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7101, p144
Reports on the British government's crackdown on smoking. Commitment to ban tobacco advertising; Percentage of teenage boys and girls who smoke; Transitional period for ending tobacco sponsorship in sports.
- Tobacco's Not HOT. // Body Bulletin;Aug2000, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p3
Describes the detrimental effects of smoking on teenagers.
- Home smoking restrictions and adolescent smoking. Proescholdbell, Rae Jean; Chassin, Laurie; MacKinnon, David P. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;May2000, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p159
The prevention of adolescent smoking has focused on peer influences to the relative neglect of parental influences. Parents socialize their children about many behaviors including smoking, and parental rules about their childâ€™s smoking have been related to lower levels of adolescent...