consumption, NZ 2014
the years 2010-2014 the average drop in consumption
was 6.3% across New Zealand, and the fall was 23%.
For 2013-4 the fall was 3.8%. This was the sum of
changes in factory-made and roll-your-own cigarettes.
In March 2013 the Census showed that a total of 15.1%
of adults smoked daily. In
2014 a total of 1% of smokers consumed e-cigarettes
19 August 2015
out e-cigarettes free in England, doctors told
should be able to prescribe E-cigarettes says Public
Health England, as it tried to debunk the myth that
'vaping' was as bad for health as inhaling tobacco
smoke.. If all of England's eight million smokers
switched to e-cigarettes overnight, over 75,000 lives
a year would be saved, experts say. Not only are e-cigarettes
20 times less dangerous than tobacco, they are also
among the most effective quitting aids, they added.
Lay, The Times London.
17 July 2015
know a thing or two about nicotine!
the USA, in 2014, 16.7% of adults smoked.
the USA, 6.3 millioin smokers used e-cigarettes, and
22% used them daily.
nearly 2 million ex-smokers 63% use e-cigarettes daily,
and obtained their nicotine only from e-cigarettes.
nicotine e-cigarettes is illegal in NZ, but smoking
cigarettes which gives more nicotine is legal!)
B. 30 million US adults have used e-cigarettes, unpublicised
CDC data reveals. Tobacco Truth. 14 July 2015.
(based on the 2014 National Health Interview Survey,
released June 29).
1 Jan 2015
Excise and price up again
Excise up 10% and price of 20 cigarettes reaches
$20, and for 30g RYOs, reaches $30.50. Excise will
increase again on 1 Jan 2016.
2 Jan 2014
Murray Laugesen. Nicotine and Health – American Council on Science and
Health, New York.
special interest to smoking cessation experts and
This world-first publication
(71 pages, 137
1 How nicotine affects your
2 How smokeless affects your
3 Electronic cigarettes.
To view the free copy see http://acsh.org/2014/01/effects-nicotine-human-health/
more details please see