A new study to be published in the January 2014 issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research states that cigarette taxation is one of the most useful policies to cut down smoking.
Through the cigarette tax-hike, increased cigarette prices discourage smokers to buy, prevent non-smokers from starting to smoke in the first place, and trim down use of cigarettes or quit smoking altogether.
Programs that provide preventive, diagnostic and inpatient, outpatient and residential treatment services as well as transitional support for people who have a physical and/or psychological dependency on tobacco, alcohol and/or other drugs. Addictions; Alcohol Rehabilitation; Alcoholism; Alcohol-Related Triage; Chemical Abuse; Chemical Dependency; Drug Addiction; Drug Habit; Drug Rehabilitation; Drug-Related Triage; Maintenance Treatment; Medication Abuse; Narcotic Habit; Perinatal Alcohol Treatment; Perinatal Drug Treatment; Perinatal Substance Abuse Treatment; Public Inebriate Transportation; Substance Abuse Rehabilitation
Programs that provide treatment services for people who wish to control their dependence on nicotine and give up cigarettes and other substances containing nicotine. Anti-Smoking Campaigns; Nicotine Dependency; Tobacco Habit; Smoke-Free Advocacy (with COMMON CODE Advocacy -B); Smoking Withdrawal Clinics; Stop Smoking Programs
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Cigarette Taxation Shrinks Alcohol Consumption among Vulnerable Populations